The year-old rapper, real name Rakim Mayers, is doing a good job of promoting his latest album by chatting about his misogynistic lyrics in new song Better Things, in which he blasted Rita Ora after having a fling with her. In the track, he raps: Apart from the fact he loves to shame women to try and get hit records. He did tell DJ Sway Calloway in an interview this week he is starting to feel bad about calling out Rita in his song.
When he was 12, his father went to jail in connection with selling drugs and later died in His older brother Ricky was also shot and killed in Harlem when the star was 13 which left him heartbroken and resulted in him using music as an escape. The rapper released his debut mixtape Live. ASAP four years ago and it led to a record deal.
He later released his first album Long. ASAP, which was well received by critics and debuted at number one on the Billboard Now he's worked with a number of huge people in the industry from Rihanna to Rod Stewart.
The controversial star, who also has a track called LSD well, duh , gave himself a slap on the back for speaking out about doing drugs on a regular basis. He told the New York Post: It was pretty rad. That's a true story. Well, that clears that up then. It was around this time that she revealed she had tattooed the title of Rocky's mixtape Live. She also claimed she was not the only one with tattoos dedicated to the relationship. In July , Rocky revealed the pair had gone their separate ways and she had her ink partially covered up.
The year-old stunner and star kept their relationship pretty low key and split because of their busy schedules, according to E! A source said in October This happened about a few weeks ago. Time away from each other played a big part in the breakup. Getty Images He was also linked to Rihanna It seems Rita isn't the only girl he's been rumoured to have had a fling with - he was also getting close to Rihanna, according to reports.
Photos emerged of the pair kissing on the set of their music video Work but those close to the duo insisted they were just having fun and never embarked on a serious relationship.
He has also hinted about their relationship on his new record by referencing love and her hit song Umbrella. But at the moment he's as "single as a dollar bill". We're sure after this song, there will be girls queueing up to date him.