Who is Asap Rocky?

Rakim mayors well know as asap rocky  born October 3, 1988 is an american rapper & music video  director  born and raised in New york city in the neighborhood of Harlem,he is also a member of  the hip hop collective A$AP MOB  from which he adopted his moniker.He was named after the hip hop legend Rakim,When he was 12 years old, his father went to jail in connection with selling drugs. A year later his older brother was killed near his apartment, which inspired him to take rapping seriously.asap-rocky-interview-magazine-9