A$ap Rocky or Rakim Mayers is an American rapper from Harlem New York born on October 3, 1988. He is also a member of the group A$ap Mob. In 2011 he released his Deep Purple mixtape, then followed this with his street album Live.Love.A$ap. This allowed his to sign to Sony.
His official debut album, Long.Live.A$AP was released in 2013. This album included A$ap Ferg, Kendrick Lamar, Joey Bada$$, Danny Brown, Action Bronson, Skrillex, Drake, Etc.