When was YG born? YG was born on March 9.
That’s right, the rapper that put Bompton on the map was born on March 9, 1990, as Keenon Dequan Ray Jackson. He got his start with fellow artist Ty Dolla $ign and has gone on to work with Drake, Kamayiah, and H.E.R. He’s worked with Nipsey Hussle more than once.
YG has been able to leverage his gangsta into pop appeal, working with the likes of Mariah Carey and others. He has a label called 4 Hunnid Records. In addition to his own solo work, he has a collaborative album with Sacramento rapper Mozzy.