|Young M.A Quick Info
|5 ft 5 in
|Date of Birth
|April 3, 1992
Young M.A is an American rapper known for singing various popular singles like Body Bag, OOOUUU, and Eat. Her single OOOUUU has more than 200 million views on YouTube. She has a huge social media fan base with more than 7 million followers on Instagram, more than 3.5 million subscribers on YouTube, and more than 400k followers on Twitter.
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
New Jersey, United States
In 2010, Young graduated from Sheepshead Bay High School.
- Siblings – Kenneth Ramos (Brother) (Died in 2009)
- A. Music
- Duck Down Music/Fontana
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
56 kg or 123.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Young M.A has dated –
- Tori Brixx (2017-Present) – Tori met Young through a mutual friend in 2017, and they later met each other personally while Young was filming a commercial. The two hit it off, however, kept their romance under wraps as they did not want to attract any negative attention from the media.
Race / Ethnicity
Young M.A has Puerto Rican and Jamaican ancestry.
- Curly hair
- Tattoos on her body
- Usually seen with braids
Young has done endorsement work for the following brands –
- Apple Beats
- Brooklyn Nets
Best Known For
- Being one of the most prominent female faces in the rap genre.
- For her chart-busting hit single “OOOUUU” which was released in 2017 which has more than 200 million views on YouTube and topped the music charts worldwide.
As a Singer
Young released her debut mixtape M.A The Mixtape on March 15, 2015.
She released her debut single Body Bag in 2015.
First TV Show
Young M.A made her television show debut as herself on the talk-show Verified in 2016.
Young revealed in one of her posts that she turned a new leaf by adopting a healthy lifestyle. She adopted vegetarianism and cut off on alcohol. Apart from the dietary changes, she also began working out and watched her calorie count, which helped her drop 20 pounds in 2 months.
She revealed that this lifestyle change helped to keep her more active and fresh.
Young M.A Facts
- Her father was sentenced to a term of 10 years in jail when Young was 1 year old.
- Before achieving fame and success, she worked at Shake Shack which was a fast food restaurant.
- She was brought up by her mother and used to play tackle football in Virginia.
- Her first sexual encounter was with a female.
- Young washes her face with black soap that she buys from Africa.
- She is an occasional smoker.
- In September 2009, Young’s brother Kenneth Ramos passed away after being stabbed to death by his former friend. She later struggled with depression due to the incident and underwent therapy to deal with the tragedy.
- In 2018, her name was included in “Forbes 30 Under 30” list.
- Young and her mother launched the KWEENZ Foundation in 2018.
- In September 2019, she released her debut studio album titled Herstory in the Making, which peaked at No. 16 on the Billboard 200 chart.
- In May 2020, she released a new EP titled Red Flu.
- In May 2021, Young released a new studio album titled Off the Yak.
- Visit her official website @ youngmamusic.com.
- Follow Young M.A on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, SoundCloud, and Facebook.
Featured Image by Young M.A / Instagram