- Name: Kodak Black
- Age: 19 years old
- Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper
- Net Worth: US $500 Thousand
- Status: Alive
Kodak Black is an American rapper. He’s known for mixtapes like Project Baby and Lil B.I.G. Pac. His debut studio album, Painting Pictures, was released in March 2017. Black was born Dieuson Octave on June 11, 1997 in Pompano Beach, Florida. His parents were originally from Haiti. He was raised by his mom in a housing project in Pompano Beach. Black is reportedly working on his HS diploma at Blanche Ely High School. His music influences include rappers Boosie Badazz and Chief Keef.
Black started out as a member of the rap group ‘Brutal Yungenz’ in the late 2000s. He worked briefly with ‘The Kolyons’ before launching his solo career. Black’s debut mixtape, Project Baby, was released in December 2013 by Dollaz N Dealz. His second mixtape, Heart of the Projects, was released in December 2014. It was led by the single “No Flockin” which peaked at #40 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. The single “Skrt” also gained attention after it was highlighted by fellow rapper Drake.
Black signed a deal with Atlantic Records in 2015 and his third mixtape, Institution, was released shortly after. It was led by the single “Like Dat”. His fourth mixtape, Lil B.I.G. Pac (2016), charted at #191 on the Billboard 200 and #49 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. Black was featured on French Montana 2016 single “LockJaw” from the mixtape MC4. The song was certified Gold by the RIAA.
Kodak Black’s debut studio album, Painting Pictures, was released on March 31, 2017 by Atlantic Records. It features guest appearances from artists like Young Thug, Future and Young Jeezy. The single “Tunnel Vision” peaked at #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The album was accompanied by a 25-minute documentary titled ‘Project Baby’.
Kodak Black is 5ft 9in tall and is of Haitian descent. His has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand. He was named to the 2016 XXL Magazine Freshman Class.
Black was arrested in October 2015 in Pompano Beach, Florida. He was charged with robbery and battery among other charges. He was arrested in April 2016 and charged with weapon and marijuana possession. He was arrested again in May 2016 and charged with armed robbery and false imprisonment. He pleaded not contests to all charges in August 2016 under a plea agreement.
Black was sentenced to 3 months in jail in September 2016 for drug charges. Upon his release he was transferred to South Carolina where he faced charges of sexual assault. He was released on December 1, 2016 on a $100,000 bond. He was arrested in February 2017 for violating his parole.
Kodak Black Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Dieuson Octave
- Birthday: June 11, 1997
- How Old : Age: 19 years old
- Place of Birth: Pompano Beach, Florida, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper, Songwriter
- Years Active: 2009-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $500 Thousand
- Death-O-Meter: Alive