|Real Name/Full Name||Bill Kahan Kapri|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Kodak Black|
|Birth Place:||Florida, USA|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||11 June 1997|
|Age/How Old:||25 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 67 Kg
In Pounds – 145.5 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – N/A
Mother – Marcelene Octave
|School:||Blanch Ely High School|
|Net Worth:||$800 Thousand|
|Last Updated:||November 2022|
Kodak Black is a Haitian-American rapper who gained initial recognition with his single, No Flockin, which he released in 2014. He released his debut album in 2017 called Painting Pictures which peaked at number 3 on the US Billboard 200 and included Billboard Hot 100 single, Tunnel Vision.
Kodak released his second album in 2018 called Dying to Live. The album was a huge success and peaked at number one on the Billboard 200. The single, Zeze, was a part of the album and was really popular, it peaked at number 2 on the Hot 100.
Kodak Black’s career has been filled with ups and downs where he achieved a lot of mainstream success but are later brought down by controversies and legal issues. In 2019, he was arrested and sentenced to four years in prison for the possession of weapons.
Well, how well do you know about Kodak Black? If not much, here is what we know about Kodak Black to date.
Biography and Early Life
Kodak Black was born as Dieuson Octave on the 11th of June, 1997 in Pompano Beach, Florida. His mother is a Haitian immigrant called Marcelene Octave. His name was later changed to Bill Kahan Kapri and was raised by his mother in Golden Acres, a public housing project in Pompano Beach.
Kodak began rapping when he was in elementary school and would go to a local trap house after school to record his music. During his youth, he read thesauruses and dictionaries so that he can expand his vocabulary. Kodak got into a lot of trouble when he was in school and even got expelled in the fifth grade for fighting.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Kodak Black in 2022 and what is his height and weight? Well, Kodak Black’s age is 25 years old as of today’s date 27th November 2022 having been born on 11 June 1997. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 145.5 lbs in Pound and 67kg in Kilograms.
Kodak Black went to Blanche Ely High School, as announced in 2014. In middle school, he was arrested for auto theft. He earned his GED when he was incarcerated in June 2018.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
When he was in prison, he began to identify as a Hebrew Israelite after a priest studied a scripture with him. He later filed to change his name to Bill Kahan Blanco, since Kahan is an alternative spelling of Kohen, a term used to refer to priests who descend from Prophet Aaron, the brother of Moses. He returned on social media on the 6th of February in 2021 with a new hairstyle and slimmer figure.
Is Kodak Black Gay?
No, he is not gay. Although we have no information about his love life, we can only assume he’s straight unless otherwise proven.
At a young age, he joined a number of rap groups under the name, J-Black. He released three mix tapes in the December month of 2013, 2014 and 2015. He gained a lot of popularity after Canadian rapper Drake, posted a video of himself dancing to one of Kodak Black’s songs, Skrt. In October of 2015, he landed a deal with Atlantic Records. In June 2016, he released his fourth mix tape, Lil B.I.G. Pac, which became his first mix tape to chart on the Billboard. In February 2017, he released the single, Tunnel Vision, which became really successful and was his first single on the top 10 of the US Billboard.
He released his debut album on March 31, 2017, called Painting Pictures which peaked at number 3 on the Billboard. Kodak was arrested in January 2018 following a raid of his Florida home where they found weapons. He released his second album titled Dying to Live on December 14, 2018, which was led by the successful single, Zeze, which peaked at number 2 on the Billboard. On November 11, 2020, he released his third album, Bill Israel, while he was still serving his prison sentence. After being released from prison, he released the single, Last Day In in which he addresses his pardon from Donald Trump.
Despite not being in the music industry for a very long time, Kodak Black has been able to achieve some mainstream success and receives some awards along the way. Here are some of the awards that Kodak Black has been nominated for during his career:
- 2018 Grammy Award nominee for Best Rap Song.
- 2017 VMA Award for Best New Artist.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Kodak Black in ’2022’
Kodak Black has had a successful career despite facing some challenges like incarceration. Kodak has an estimated net worth of $800 thousand as of 2022.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- From a young age, he used to refer to himself has Lil’ Black but changed it to Kodak Black when he joined Instagram.
- He and his lawyer announced that he was going to cover the tuition costs for the two children of Laura Schwartzenberger and child of Daniel Alfin, who died on duty as FBI agents.
Kodak Black’s impact on the music industry has greatly been felt by a major of the population that listens to Hip-Hop music. He is really talented and has proved that by releasing music that is always topping the charts.