Know About Kodak Black; Controversy, Dating, Net Worth, Height, Partner

Published Date: 07 Apr, 2019 Updated date: 26 Apr, 2019

Just a week after a tragic death of rapper Nipsey Hussle, Kodak Black is ready to date his long-term partner. The controversial rapper revealed through an Instagram live the he want to pursue Nipsey’s partner for some years.

Bill K. Kapri aka Kodak Black is an American rapper and music artist, known for his singles Zeze, Roll in Peace and No Flockin. Apart from music, he frequently hits the media surface due to controversial and legal issues.

Kodak Black Bio; Early Life, Height

Born as Dieuson Octave on 11 June 1997, he was raised by his mother in Pompano Beach, Florida. His parents immigrated from Haiti and later settled in the United States.

Kapri with a height of 5 feet 6 inches had interest in rapping from an early age. He used to go to a local trap house to record music after school. Raised in the notorious neighbor, he was involved in brawls and breaking and entering with his friends.

Music Career & Net Worth

In 2009, Kapri joined the rap group, Brutal Youngnz with the stage name J-Black when he was 12. He released his first mixtape, Project Baby in 2013 and two mixtapes, Heart of the Projects and Institution in 2014 and 2015.

Kapri’s single, Tunnel Vision, released in 2017 became his first top 10 hit on the US Billboard Hot 100. In the same year, he released his debut album Painting Pictures, which reached 3 on the Billboard 200. His second album Dying to Live hit the mass at the end of 2018 which featured rappers Travis Scott, Offset, and Lil Pump.


Kodak Black performs on The Project Baby Tour at the Royal Oak Music Theatre in November 2017 (Picture: See The Muzic)

For the contribution in hip hop, he became one of XXL magazine’s “2016 Freshman Class” in 2016. The multi-talented rapper boasts the net worth of $600 thousand

His Dating Life

Talking about his dating life, the media linked him with American rapper Cuban Doll. The rumor surfaced in 2017 and a video of him proposing her with a stack of $100’s went viral over the internet.

Catch Kodak Black getting cozy with rumored girlfriend Cuban Doll (Video: YouTube)

Moreover, Kodak Black had a son, King Khalid from his relationship with Jammiah Broomfield. Their child custody battle ended after he agreed to pay $4,200 a month until 2033 for the upbringing of his son.

Recently, he came into media attention after revealing his intention to date Lauren London; Lauren is the long-term partner of late rapper Nipsey Hussle. Through an Instagram live video, he regarded as the best man and give her a whole year as she might need a whole year to be crying and shit for him. His statement arose the criticism-mixed comments over the internet.

He later apologized to Lauren stating that he is extremely sorry if he disrespected her.

If I disrespected you Lauren London in any shape or form, I am sorry. Even though I didn’t.


Kodak Black puts his name on multiple controversy and legal issues because of his interdisciplinary activities. Well, he faced arrests for several times because of drug, weapon possession and other charges.

In January 2018, he was arrested inside his Florida home on multiple charges stemming from an Instagram live-feed video. The video showed him passing marijuana and a gun around a small child. Initially, he faced seven felony charges that include child neglect, grand theft of a firearm, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and marijuana possession.

Similarly, on 25 April 2019, FBI and local police raided a tour bus parked outside Kodak Black’s Washington D.C. concert while he was performing inside the venue. However, he was not arrested on that incident.

Some Interesting Facts About Kodak Black  

  • Kodak faced a ban from school for fighting when he was in the fifth grade and arrested for auto theft during his school.
  • He chose the name “Kodak Black” while joining Instagram as the nickname “Black” was already up since the age of six.
  • His Instagram account hit a record high during the broadcast of himself involved in sexual activities in January 2017.
  • He legally changed his name from “Dieuson Octave” to “Bill K. Kapri” on 2nd May 2018.
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