Kevin Jerome Gilyard is a well-known American rapper, actor, musician, and entrepreneur, who is known by his stage name Kevin Gates. In this post, we’ll find out if Kevin Gates twin brother exists.
- He is best known for his 2016 studio album Islah.
- He is one of the most successful contemporary vocalists in the United States.
He also has three albums to his credit which include; Islah, I’m Him, and Khaza. The album “Islah” was described by Inverse as the “Best Album of 2016 so far”.
Kevin Gates Biography
Kevin Gates was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, the United States on February 5, 1986, to his parents; a mother from Puerto Rico and his father, an African American. Gates is of mixed ethnicity; of Moroccan and Puerto Rican descent.
Kevin rose to fame in the late 2000s, alongside rappers Webster Gradney, better known as Webbie, and Torrence Hatch, better known as Boosie Badazz, after signing to the local label, Dead Game Records.
He lost contact with his father at a very tender age, however, he reconnected back with him as a teenager. Sadly, his father passed away when he was 14 years of age.
His family relocated to New Orleans, Louisiana before they later settle down in Baton Rouge. Kevin attended the Baton Rouge Community College for his high school education.
Who Is Kevin Gates Twin Brother?
Kevin Gates’ father died while he was only 14 years old, not long after he began dating him in eighth grade. Kevin Gates grew up with his twin brother, Brandon Gilyard. Kevin Gates twin brother does not exist.
Kevin Gates Net Worth
Kevin Gates net worth is estimated at US$2 million. His lucrative musical career and worldwide tours have enabled him to accumulate a sizable fortune. His album and clothing sales have also helped him improve his financial situation.