Bill Kahan Kapri is professionally recognized as Kodak Black and is a renowned rapped based in America. He gained prominence in the music industry by releasing his single in 2014 entitled “No Flockin.” He also released a debut album titled Painting Pictures that was loved by the audience and was ranked in US Billboard 200. Another debut album of his named Dying to Live also ranked top in Billboard 200.
The entire journey of Kodak Black till now has been full of successes of his singles, legal issues, and controversies. All the legal issues started to begin when Kodak was in middle school. The most disturbing thing for him was when he got arrested for having weapons in 2019, and the outcome was that he was sentenced to prison for around four years. Even while being in prison, he released his debut album named Bill Israel.
Kodak was born in 1997 on 11th June in Florida. He is the son of Marcelene Octave. While being in elementary school, he gained interest in rapping and starting writing his raps. To record music, he attends his school, and after that, he got to a local trap house because he wasn’t good at vocabulary, so he started reading dictionaries and thesauruses.
Kodak used to entertain his friends by participating in brawls along with some of his classmates. His struggle started when he was in fifth grade there. For the first time, he got arrested for stealing an auto and fighting. In an interview, he even said that from a very young age, he was only given two main options either to choose to rap or to sell drugs on roads with a gun.
At the age of 6, he was given the name Black, and he started rapping in his school time. Earlier, he used J-Black as his stage name while being in a group of singers and rappers named Brutal Young, but the group was later named The Koons. For the first time in 2015, he released a mixtape entitled Project baby, Heart of the projects and Institution. He got popular when Drake shared a video of his dancing on songs of Kodak Black. Some of his singles were also featured in Billboard Top 100.
Music of Kodak Black
Kodak Black has a career as a rap breaker in which he becomes a part of or contributes to a local rap group. In which the group name is titled brutal Youngnz, and he used many other different rap names, such as J Kodak Black. It was the time that he was at the age of 12 were changed the group name into the Kolyons. Kodak Black caught their attention to record a label called Dollars N Dealz entertainment industry, which he signed later when he went to jail. On December 2013, Kodak Black released or launched his first mixtape named” project baby.” More than that, this rapper released two more mixtapes from 2014 to 2015 respectively. That may be called the “heart of the project” and “institution.” He did his most significant moment in her life, which came in 2015 when he performed on his singles titled Skrt. This song has achieved and been published in social media, which may lead to viral videos and also earned many of recognition from all around the world as soon as Kodak Black became one of the most searched artists on Google. He made himself famous through Drake dance which can be done for one of the Kodak Black songs, also titled Skirt, and this is also noted as one of the best moments in Kodak Black career.
Check other celebrities biography
Breakthrough his career
Kodak Black became a success after he released his four mixtapes, which were titled Lil B.I.G. PAC. It can be released under the Atlantic record, and also it can be debited on various billboard charts, which would become the first major project in the musical chart. Kodak Black again came into the popular media in 2017 when he planned to drop his first single in a tunnel version, which came under several American music charts as it leaked on 27 at number 6 in the billboard list. Kodak Black released his second album in August of the year, named project baby. Following that, the codeine dreaming album song came up and streamed up to reach a peak, with number 52 on the billboard hot chart 100. According to this series, Kodak Black has stopped the mixtape of “Heartbreak Kodak,” done on Valentine’s Day of 2018. Kodak Black was ceased and then put into jail when he was in prison for one year. After that, only he dropped or uploaded his 3 rd album from the studio.
Similarly, in 2020 he released the third studio album in Bill Israel. Kodak Black has many album collections that he has released barely, and in 2021, Kodak Black released his fourth album, which is titled Back for Everything. This is the 4 th album that has reached or peaked at number 25 on the Billboard Chart 200. This album may include hit songs such as Gremlin, which it can be called his views on YouTube, which is more than 200 million fans list. In the same year, June 2021, Kodak Black has going to release another mixtape that can be related to his birthday.
Kodak loves to keep private life undercover. Earlier, he was in a relationship with Jammin Bloomfield and had a son with her, King Khalid. At that time, he is single, but the media and some people suspect that he is bisexual. There are no such clarities on his relationships as he keeps his personal life private.
The estimated net worth of Kodak Black is around $700,000 that makes him one of the richest rappers or singers in the entire music industry. He has earned a lot by producing singles, but most of his income and wealth was spent on legal issues. By promoting some top-notch brands, he has gained a good sum of him.