Kirk Jerel Randle is professionally famous as Kirko Bangz. He is a well-known record producer, rapper, songwriter, and singer from the United States of America. The extremely skillful artist is currently signed to America’s top-rated music label, Atlantic Records. The guy rose to prominence with the official launch of his track titled ‘Drank in My Cup’. It was released back in 2011 and got positioned on the 28th spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Kirko was passionate about music from an early age. That’s the reason he always dreamed about becoming a renowned rap artist.
Bangz was born and raised by a single mother in Houston, Texas. The financial position of the mother wasn’t too strong to help her child live a life of his dreams. He was a 15-year old boy when began rapping. He witnessed his beloved bother going through all those painful moments when he was a child. That’s the reason he made his mind to become a famous rich person by following the footsteps of other successful American rappers. He began his professional endeavor in 2009 and since then has launched many splendid numbers for his fans.
Kirko has worked under different music labels such as 300, AP Records, Warner Brothers Records, and Atlantic Records. He enjoyed working under all these labels at different times. Furthermore, he performed associated acts with Meek Mill, Bun B, August Alsina, and Kydd Jones. He is known as an experienced R&B and Hip Hop artist. Bangz has successfully launched several outstanding projects including, Procrastination Kills 2 (Clutch City), Procrastination Kills 3 (Hosted by DJ Drama), Procrastination Kills 4, Progression 2 (Young Texas Playa), Progression 3, Back Flossin, and Playa Made.
Who are Kirko Bangz's Parents?
Kirko opened his eyes in East Houston, Texas. He was raised and managed by a single mother. His father was absent when he grew up. That’s the reason the rapper is very close to his beloved mom. He was fed up with the poor financial conditions that he witnessed at home. He was eager to work something bigger to relieve the stress. After pondering upon for several years, he decided to follow the footsteps of prosperous American rappers. He was 15 years old when began rapping.
The famous rapper completed his graduation from the ‘North Shore High School’ situated in Houston. Later on, he attended Prairie View A and M University to complete his major in communications. He has been an industrious student throughout his educational era. No information could be obtained regarding Kirko’s father. He is believed to be absent even today when his son has become a famous rap artist.
After joining the Prairie View, he began focusing on his musical efforts. In 2009, the determined rapper launched his debut mixtape under the caption ‘Procrastination Kills’. He started to grab the attention of fellow students and some other fans after this successful launch. His manager D Will also got impressed with the kind of talent that Kirko presented in his first mixtape. On Feb 7, 2011, he rolled out his debut official track ‘What Yo Name Iz?’. It was well-received within the music circles and even beyond. He released a remixed version of the song which featured other rap artists such as Bun B, Wale, and Big Sean.
On Sep 16, 2011, Kirko launched his 2nd hit track ‘Drank In My Cup’. It was another major success for the rising artist. It went into top charts especially on the US Billboard Hot 100. It was ranked number 1 on the Hot Rap Singles Chart. He created remixes of the song which featured Bow Wow, Chamillionaire, Kid Ink, J. Cole, Tyga, Chainz, and Trey Songz. On Sep 4, 2012, he officially released his next mixtape under the title ‘Procrastination Kills 4’. Another all-time hit single ‘Keep It Trill’ was launched on Nov 30, 2012.
On Mar 26, 2013, he became a part of the XXL Magazine’s Freshman Class 2013. Just three days after, he announced the title of his debut studio album to be ‘Bigger Than Me’. After the successful launch of Procrastination Kills 2, 3, 4, and Progression 2, the rapper brought his next musical collection in form of Progression 3. In 2014, he entertained his fans with ‘Progression V: The Young Texas Playa’. It was well-received by everyone in the United States.
In 2016, the outstanding rapper released two mesmerizing projects under the titles ‘Back Flossin’ and ‘Playa Made’. The latter is considered to be the 2nd EP by Kirko. It came out on Feb 18, 2016, via 300 Entertainment and LMG Music Group. It also included guest appearances from Jacquees and X.O. The production work was done by Albie Dickson, X.O, Chingy P, Gluck, Sledgren, and BDon.
Does Kirko Bangz have a Girlfriend?
It doesn’t seem to be possible for celebrities to stay away from romantic associations after entering the professional entertainment world. Just like other rap artists, Kirko also dated more than a couple of beautiful woman from the United States. He is straight when it comes to discussing his sexual orientation. He is neither engaged nor married to any woman as of today. Bangz has not fathered any child from his alleged secret relationships. A large group of fans believes that he is single at the moment. According to critics. He must be in a hidden relationship with an unknown woman. No information is available about his future wedding plans.
How much is Kirko Bangz's Net Worth?
After getting raised by a single mother, Kirko decided to do something honorable in his life. He wanted to make his mother feel proud of his adorable son. That’s the reason he took up singing as his profession. Although, he had to face problems at the beginning, yet he found ways to success after a few months of struggle. The total net worth of Kirko Bangz is $6 million. Soon he will be considered as one of the most prosperous rap artists in the United States. He lives a luxurious life with his mother and close friends.