|Dave East Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||June 3, 1988|
Dave East is an American rapper known for his popular singles like Stretched Out, Paper Chasin, and Winners Never Lose. He has done endorsement work for popular brands like Puma and MLB New Era. He has a self-titled YouTube channel with more than 300k subscribers. Dave is also popular on other social media platforms like Instagram, where he has more than 2 million followers and Twitter, where he has more than 300k followers.
David Brewster, Jr.
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States
New York City, New York, United States
Dave East studied at Springbrook High School, Maryland and the University of Richmond in Richmond city, Virginia. The latter part of his college was completed at Towson University, Maryland.
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – He has an older step-sister and a younger brother.
Dave East is managed by –
- Stephanie Miles, Talent Agent Commercial, Paradigm Talent Agency, Beverly Hills, California, United States.
- Def Jam Recordings, New York City, New York, United States.
- Mass Appeal Records
- Def Jam Recordings
6 ft 5 in or 195.5 cm
93 kg or 205 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Dave East has dated –
- Millie Colon – Following a heated outburst on Instagram in early 2017, it is clear that Dave once dated Millie Colon, the mother of his daughter Kairi Chanel (b. March 9, 2016).
- Christina Milian (2017) – In the second half of 2017, Dave was linked to New Jersey singer Christina Milian. They have shared pictures of each other on their social media accounts. But, the flame died down soon. In August 2017, Dave publicly declared on his Twitter account that he was single.
- Kehlani (2017-2018) – In December 2017, Dave reportedly started dating singer Kehlani. They dated for about 6 months before calling it quits in the summer of 2018.
Race / Ethnicity
He has Bajan, Louisiana Creole, and Dominican ancestry.
- Tattoos on his body
- Beard with a light mustache
- Well-toned body
- Tall height
Dave East appeared in the TV commercials for –
- Puma (2017)
- MLB New Era (2018)
Dave was announced as the brand ambassador for the popular brand Luc Belaire in 2018.
He was raised as a Catholic but while he was in the prison, he converted to Islam. In his own words –
“Islam really brought a discipline to my life that I didn’t really have before…”
Best Known For
- Rapping powerful and raw realistic lyrics relating to his life.
- His mixtape Black Rose which popularized him as an upcoming young talent upon its release in 2014, leading to a label deal with rapper Nas‘s Mass Appeal Records.
As a Singer
Dave East released his debut EP titled Born Broke, Die Rich on August 12, 2016.
First TV Show
In 2017, he made his first TV show appearance on the comedy-drama series The Breaks as Hashim.
Dave East has played basketball throughout his high school and college days and has lived a very active life. He has shared a video online, where he is seen showing various forms of bar workout routines. He also works out regularly at the gym.
Dave East Favorite Things
- Rapper – Nas
Source – Wikipedia
Dave East Facts
- He grew up in the neighborhood of Harlem and Queensbridge.
- He has worked at the Equinox gym for 2 weeks, McDonald’s for a week, and also at his father’s shop in the past.
- Artists that have influenced him in his music include Styles P, Jadakiss, Cam’ron, Big Pun, Nas, The Notorious B.I.G., Raekwon, DMX, Tupac, Snoop Dogg, and The Diplomats.
- Around 2009 and 2010, he spent 6 months in prison in Baltimore.
- During his college days, he played for the Amateur Athletic Union alongside Ty Lawson and Kevin Durant.
- He was included in the “2016 XXL Freshman Class” list by XXL.
- Visit his official website @ www.daveeastmusic.com.
- Follow him on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Featured Image by Dave East / Instagram