Machine Gun Kelly
About Machine Gun Kelly
Say what you will about him, but Machine Gun Kelly, AKA MGK, is considered one of the fastest and most versatile of contemporary spitters.
Since stepping foot in the rap game in 2006, he's released seven mixtapes and a studio album, and has already collaborated with the likes of DMX, Waka Flocka Flame, Dubo, Diddy, Sleeping With Sirens, Kid Ink, Elle Varner, Young Jeezy, Ester Dean, Lil Jon, French Montana, Red Cafe, King Los, Killa Kyleon, Juicy J, The Madden Brothers, Mike Posner, Krayzie Bone, The Kickdrums, Roscoe Dash, Lil Jon, Khil Datta, Caskey and more throughout his young career.
Most recently, he released a new mixtape titled Black Flag (after the pioneering punk band), soundtracked the trailer for the film Mandela, and wrapped up the "Raging With Reindeer II" tour. Stay tuned for the further exploits of Machine Gun Kelly.
- His moniker was directly inspired by that of the real-life George "Machine Gun Kelly" Barnes, a famous Prohibition Era gangster from Memphis, Tennessee.
- He spent the first four years of his life in Egypt, thus learning to speak Arabic before English.
- Although a Cleveland representative through and through, MGK was born in Houston, Texas.
- His parents are missionaries, if you can believe it.
- Machine Gun Kelly's home studio is known as the "Rage Cage".
- He recorded his 2010 mixtape "Lace Up" during a creatively intensive three-month period.
- MGK was the first white emcee to win a battle rap competition at Harlem's Apollo Theater.
- MGK's track "Cleveland" is played at Cleveland Cavaliers home games to this day.
- He attended Hamilton Middle School in Denver, Colorado and Shaker Heights High School in Cleveland, Ohio.
- Machine Gun Kelly is a Pisces.
Top Songsall songs
Invincible (Prod. By Alex Da Kid) Machine Gun Kelly Feat. Ester Dean356.6K Views167 Comments
Wild Boy (Remix) [CDQ] Machine Gun Kelly Feat. Steve O, 2 Chainz, Meek Mill, Mystikal, French Montana, & Yo Gotti327.9K Views226 Comments
Peso Machine Gun Kelly Feat. Pusha T & Meek Mill290K Views343 Comments
Started From The Bottom (Freestyle) Machine Gun Kelly165.6K Views200 Comments
Hold On (CDQ) Machine Gun Kelly Feat. Young Jeezy165.2K Views163 Comments
Ratchet Machine Gun Kelly Feat. Tezo, Ray Jr, Dub-O, E-V & Pooh Gutta154.7K Views128 Comments
Recent Videosall videos
Half Naked & Almost Famous EP 2012
Lace Up 2012
Top Mixtapesall mixtapes
613.8K Views 131.5K Downloads 469 Comments
198.2K Views 63.2K Downloads 201 Comments
211.4K Views 79.6K Downloads 200 Comments
Top Storiesall news
- Photographer Sues Over Machine Gun Kelly Mugshot T-Shirt 10.4K Views
- Machine Gun Kelly Kicks Off “Raging With Reindeer II” Tour 3.3K Views
- Machine Gun Kelly Discusses Soundtracking "Mandela" Trailer & Miley Cyrus' VMA Performance 6.3K Views
- Machine Gun Kelly Talks Sex, Fetishes & Groupies 30.7K Views
- Machine Gun Kelly Says "There's No Way I'm Not In The Top 5" Rappers 24.7K Views
- Review: Machine Gun Kelly's "Black Flag" 47K Views
- Machine Gun Kelly Signs Ray Jr. To EST. 19XX 6.2K Views