Rakim Mayers (born October 3, 1988), better known by his stage name ASAP Rocky (stylized as A$AP Rocky), is an American rapper and an actor from Harlem, New York. He is a member of the hip hop collective ASAP Mob, from which he adopted hismoniker. Rocky released his debut mixtape Live. Love. ASAP, in 2011 to critical acclaim. The success of his mixtape led to a record deal with Polo Grounds Music, RCA Records, and Sony Music Entertainment. He subsequently recorded his 2013 debut album Long. Live. ASAP, which was also well received by critics and debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. In 2015, Rocky released his second studio album titled At. Long. Last. ASAP. The album debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, making it Rocky's second consecutive album to debut at number one and has received critical acclaim from music critics.
Rocky has also directed music videos for himself, Danny Brown and other ASAP Mob members. He is also a noted record producer, producing under the pseudonym Lord Flacko. (source:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ASAP_Rocky)
A$AP Rocky Appreciation Playlist:
1.Multiply Featuring Juicy J
2.Fuckin Problems Featuring 2 Chainz, Drake and Kendrick Lamar
3.Wild For The Night Featuring Skrillex and Birdy Nam Nam
4.L$D(Love $ex Dreams)
5.Long Live A$AP
9.Everyday Featuring Rod Stewart, Miguel and Mark Ronson
11.Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2 (LPFJ2)
13.1 Train Featuring Kendrick Lamar, Joey BadA$$, YelaWolf, Danny Brown, Action Bronson and Big K.R.I.T.
15.Brand New Guy Featuring Schoolboy Q