NBA YoungBoy is an American rapper famous for his single Outside Today which peaked at 31 on Billboard Hot 100 chart. Likewise, the song was the lead single for his debut album Until Death Call My Name. It reached number 7 on the Billboard 200 charts.
The renowned rapper has been a part of multiple controversies over the past several years including attempted murder, robbery charges, weapons violations, and kidnapping.
But, we are not here to talk about these topics at the moment. As this article focuses on the most recent controversy that the rapper has been a part of. People have been questioning him about his sexual orientation and most of them think that he might be bisexual or gay.
So, what’s the truth behind these rumors and claims? Is NBA YoungBoy gay? Let’s find out.
Interesting Facts About NBA YoungBoy
|Full Name||Kentrell DeSean Gaulden|
|Famous As||NBA YoungBoy|
|Birthday||October 20, 1999|
|Birthplace||Baton Rouge, Louisiana|
|Parents Name||Sherhonda Gaulden (Mother)|
|Spouse||Jazlyn Mychelle Hayes|
Is NBA YoungBoy Gay?
No, Kentrell aka YoungBoy is not gay. He is straight and is attracted to females and not males. However, there are a lot of sources and people claiming him to be gay and even bisexual. But, we assure you that, he is not what they claim him to be.
So, you may be thinking how can we be so sure? Well, to be clear, the AI YoungBoy 2 singer has dated a lot of women in the past and has about 11 children from his present and past relationships.
Hence, if he were a homosexual it would not have been possible for him to date these women because such people are not attracted towards the opposite gender. So, the rumors regarding him are all speculations with no definitive data to back them up.
But, if he is straight, how did the rumors of him being attracted to similar sex start in the first place?
The Rumors Started To Circulate After He Was Seen Kissing A Man On His Cheek
On November 21, 2020, a Twitter user shared a photo completion of the singer-songwriter kissing Baby Joe on his cheek. He even captioned the post saying,
“nba youngboy is gay as hell😭”
Robinson aka Baby Joe is a Baton Rouge rapper and is an affiliate of NBA Youngboy. The two are seen laughing and sharing a wholesome moment. But, it happens that this photo had been misinterpreted by fans and to clarify the issue at hand, Baby Joe went live to say that both of them are not dating and are straight. Similarly, in addressing the issue, Hollywood Life posted a Youtube video.
Watch it down below.
Furthermore, in one of his latest songs Lost Soul Survivor, there is a line where he says, “I’m not lovin’ these women or fu*kin’ with ni**as.” But people misread it as “I’m not lovin’ these women but f*c*in’ with ni**as.” This misinterpretation led people to believe that he was gay.
The Rapper Had Been With Several Women In The Past
Young dated Drea Symone and Nisha in 2014. Likewise, he dated Starr Dejanee in 2015 and was with Jania Bania from 2017 to 2019. The 23-year-old rapper reportedly dated Bhad Bhabie for a while before moving on with Kaylyn Marie Long in 2018; their relationship lasted until 2019.
Furthermore, he has been with Floyd Mayweather’s daughter Iyanna Mayweather in 2018 and dated Young Lyric in 2019. Similarly, he has had encounters with Angle Reese, Slim Danger, and Nia Baby.
He Has Been Married To His Girlfriend Turned Wife Jazlyn Mychelle Hayes For Five Months
The celebrity rapper married his longtime girlfriend Jazz Mychelle on January 7, 2023. They have been together for over five months. Their bond and understanding seem to grow stronger with time and we hope that the two will be together until death does them apart.
The couple reportedly married in Utah according to a copy of a Utah County marriage license that included their full names.
YoungBoy Is The Father Of Eleven Children
As we said earlier he had several relationships in the past. Likewise, from his past relationships, he has a total of eleven children with nine different women. Young became a father for the first time to Kayden Gaulden born on July 4, 2016, from his relationship with Nisha.
His second child a daughter named Taylin Gaulden was born on March 19, 2017, from his relationship with Nia Baby. Likewise, his third child Kamiri Gaulden was born on July 6, 2017, with Starr Dejanee.
His fourth child Kacey Alexander Gaulden was born on 13 February 2019 with Jania Bania as the baby mama. Moreover, on June 19, 2020, Nisha gave birth to her second child Armani Gaulden.
Similarly, Drea Symone became a mother to the Outside Today singer’s child, Kodi Capri born on 26th November 2020. The rapper became a father for the seventh time to Iyanna “Yaya” Mayweather’s son, Kentrell Gaulden Jr born in 2021.
Likewise, his girlfriend-turned-wife Jazz Mychelle became a mother to their eldest daughter Alice Nora Gaulden born in 2021. A year later she welcomed their second child Klemenza Tru in September 2022.
YoungBoy aka Kentrell is also reportedly the father to Drew Valentina‘s child born in April 2023. The baby’s name and gender are yet to be revealed. Besides this, he also fathers a son named Kamron Gaulden born on July 19 2016 to Starr Dejanee. However, it is said that the child is not his biological son.