|Young Lyric Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 2 in|
|Date of Birth||July 30, 2000|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Young Lyric is an American rapper, social media star, actress, and dancer, best known for her appearance on Queen Latifah-produced reality-TV series The Rap Game (2016). As a rapper, Young Lyric released 2 albums in 2015 titled H.G.I.C and Princess. Those were followed by albums such as 6 Shots (2018), No Sympathy (2018), Execution (2018), and #Bossmoves (2019). Furthermore, WorldStarHipHop.com viewers and Twitter followers voted her as the “Best 14-Year Old Rapper Alive” in 2014. Young Lyric has also amassed a fanbase of more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram.
Lyric Michelle Ragston
Young Lyric, Lyrikkal
Houston, Texas, United States
Houston, Texas, United States
Rapper, Dancer, Social Media Star, Actress
- Father – Mitchell Ragston III
- Siblings – Haley Ragston (Young Sister). She also has another sister.
Young Lyric is represented by Bad Akktor Records (Manager) in Houston, Texas, United States.
- Bad Akktor Records/Rap A Lot New Wave
- No Sleep Records/So South Records
5 ft 2 in or 157.5 cm
51 kg or 112.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Young Lyric has dated –
Race / Ethnicity
She is of African-American descent.
- Fuller lips
- Short stature
Young Lyric Favorite Things
- Motto – “Always be prepared.”
- Artists – NBA Youngboy, Nicki Minaj, Cardi B, Drake, Beyonce, Lil Wayne, Travis Scott, Migos Takeoff, DaBaby, Lil Baby, City Girls (Yung Miami, JT)
Source – SheenMagazine.com, The Hype Magazine
Young Lyric Facts
- Her dad used to bring her everywhere with him and would always play music in the car.
- Her uncle had a recording studio in his house and Young Lyric would rush there after school. She not only watched him work in awe but also begged him to let her record.
- In 2006, her uncle finally gave in and let her record her 1st rap song at the age of 6.
- Young Lyric started uploading music to her YouTube channel in 2010. They were filmed by her dad’s old camera.
- The 1st song she uploaded to YouTube was titled Pink and Purple.
- Young Lyric 1st gained online recognition when she uploaded a remix of Young Jeezy’s Lose My Mind at the age of 9. She filmed the video for her classmates but it quickly went viral.
- Young Lyric made her acting debut as Tiffany in the TV mini-series Pigeon the Series in 2014.
- She has been both commended and criticized for her quiet, laid-back personality, and often urged to open up and come out of her shell.
- Young Lyric compared her personality when she raps to Sasha Fierce, Beyonce‘s alter ego. She described her music as “sweet but street – I’m a nice girl, but with a lil hood in me.”
- From the earliest days of her rap career, she looked up to Nicki Minaj because she was the best at doing what she dreamt of doing one day.
- A fellow The Rap Game contestant, Miss Mulatto, once stated that Young Lyric had a kid at the age of 17 and “got rid of it.” This was one of the things that sparked a long-running beef between the two. Both Miss Mulatto and Young Lyric recorded diss tracks directed at each other.
- According to her, lyrics that best described her life at one point were of the song Untouchable by NBA Youngboy.
- Her beauty essentials are a face wash and a face moisturizer.
- She has been compared to Willow Smith, KeKe Palmer, Nicki Minaj, Raven Symone, and Beyonce.
- Young Lyrics has remixed songs by artists such as Kanye West, Wiz Khalifa, and Drake.
- In 2018, she was named “Female Hip Hop Artist of the Year” by at the GO-DJ Awards Houston, and “Best Female Hip Hop Artist” at the Broadcast Houston Awards.
Featured Image by Young Lyric / Instagram