Jonathan Lyndale Kirk, known professionally as DaBaby, is an American rapper. After releasing several mixtapes between 2014 and 2018, he rose to mainstream prominence with his debut album Baby on Baby, which included the US Billboard Hot 100 top ten single "Suge".

Full Name
Jonathan Lyndale Kirk
Dec 22, 1991
5' 8"
Net Worth


DaBaby (born Jonathan Lyndale Kirk on December 22, 1991) is an American rapper from Charlotte, North Carolina. He started rapping in high school and became a local sensation with the release of his first mixtape NonFiction in 2015. He followed this up with Billion Dollar Baby in 2016, which included the hit single "Light Show". His popularity grew even further with the release of Baby Talk 5 in 2017, and his mainstream success began when he released the single "Walker Texas Ranger" in 2018.

    Since then, DaBaby has become one of the hottest names in hip-hop. His debut studio album Baby on Baby was released in 2019 and was certified Gold by the RIAA. The album spawned two Billboard Hot 100 top 10 singles: "Suge" and "Bop". DaBaby's second studio album Kirk was released later that year and debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart. It also earned him two Grammy nominations for Best Rap Album and Best Rap Performance for "Bop". He released his third studio album Blame It On Baby in 2020 which charted at number one on the Billboard 200 as well. 

DaBaby has won several awards during his career including multiple BET Hip Hop Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards, and American Music Awards. He has collaborated with many artists such as Post Malone, Lil Baby, Lil Nas X, Megan Thee Stallion, Nicki Minaj, Drake and more.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1991</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">DaBaby is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On December 22, 1991, DaBaby was born in Cleveland, Ohio.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Mixtape is Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Released his first mixtape, NonFiction, under the name Baby Jesus.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases "Suge" Single</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his breakout single "Suge", which peaks at number seven on the US Billboard Hot 100.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases "Baby on Baby" Album</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his debut studio album, Baby on Baby, which reaches number seven on the US Billboard 200.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Kirk Album is Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his second studio album, Kirk, which debuts at number one on the US Billboard 200 chart.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Blame It On Baby Album is Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his third studio album, Blame It On Baby, which debuts at number two on the US Billboard 200 chart.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Collaborates with Megan Thee Stallion</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Collaborates with Megan Thee Stallion to release their hit single "Cry Baby".</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's an Innovator</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">DaBaby is an innovator in the rap game, combining a unique mix of humor and storytelling with hard hitting beats. His lyrics are often clever and thought provoking, making him stand out from other rappers.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">DaBaby is extremely talented, both as a rapper and as a producer. His production skills are often praised for their creativity and quality. He also has an impressive array of flows that he utilizes in his verses.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Charismatic </h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">DaBaby is an incredibly charismatic performer. His energy and enthusiasm on stage are unmatched by any other artist in the rap industry. He commands the attention of any crowd he performs in front of and never fails to put on a great show.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Started His Career as a Comedian</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before becoming a rapper, DaBaby started his career as a stand-up comedian performing in local clubs in Charlotte, North Carolina.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Released His First Album in 2019</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">DaBaby released his first album 'Baby on Baby' in March of 2019 and it quickly gained critical acclaim and commercial success.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Was Named After His Father</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">DaBaby was named after his father who was also referred to by the nickname 'Da Baby'.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Was Nominated for Several Awards</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">DaBaby has been nominated for several awards such as BET Hip Hop Award's Best New Hip Hop Artist and MTV Video Music Award's Best Hip Hop.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Is Known for His Catchphrase</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">DaBaby is known for his catchphrase "suwoo," which is often used in his lyrics and by fans of his music.</p></div>


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