Who is Kay Flock?
Kevin Perez, better known under his stage name Kay Flock, was born on 20 April 2003 under the zodiac sign of Taurus, in The Bronx, New York City USA. He’s a 19-year-old rapper and songwriter, probably best recognized for releasing the hit single “Not In The Mood” with Lil Tjay and Fivio Foreign, as well as “Shake It” with Cardi B, Dougie B and Bory300.
How rich is he, as of now? Kay Flock’s Net Worth
As of early 2022, Kay Flock’s net worth is estimated at over $1 million, earned through his successful involvement in the music industry, since he’s released numerous tracks and collaborated with other successful music artists.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
Kay Flock spent his early years in The Bronx, which he once described as dangerous. He was raised by his father, who works in a small factory as a laborer, and his mother, a housewife, however, there’s no public information about their names. He has two siblings, a brother and a sister, but their names aren’t revealed either. He holds American nationality, belongs to African American ethnic group, and is a Christian.
Speaking about his educational background, Kay Flock hasn’t shared any details, but it’s known that he attended a local high school, where he was involved in such sports activities as playing basketball and baseball.
Kay Flock developed his love for music and performing at a very young age. During his teenage years, he listened to various Brooklyn drill music artists, including King Von. After being released from juvenile detention in March 2020, he launched his professional music career under the influence of his childhood friend and uprising rapper B-Love, and issued his debut single entitled “FTO” in May 2020, using the instrumental from the song “Blixky Gang Freestyle” by 22Gz.
He then posted the song to the video-sharing social networking service Triller, and caught the attention of Lil Tjay who shared it, which resulted in Kay establishing his fan base among the New York City audience.
Rise to Fame
Several months later, Kay Flock released his second single “Opp Spotter”, featuring B-Love – the music video for the song has amassed more than 6.3 million views on YouTube. In March 2021, he collaborated again with B-Love to record the song “Brotherly Love” together with Dougie B. It gained him enormous success, since the song reached more than eight million views on YouTube and three million streams on Spotify by the end of the year.
Thanks to his accomplishments, Kay was invited to sign a record contract with Capitol Records in July 2021, and his debut mixtape entitled “The D.O.A. Tape” was issued on 5 November of the same year, and topped the Heatseekers Albums chart. It included such songs as “Is Ya Ready”, “Being Honest”, and “PSA”, to name a few.
Kay Flock’s next major success came in October 2021 when he was a featured artist together with Fivio Foreign on Lil Tjay’s song “Not In The Mood”, which reached No. 61 on the Billboard Hot 100, and peaked at No. 22 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs; the following month, he was named Billboard’s Hip Hop Rookie Of The Month.
Most recently, in April 2022, he issued the drill single “Shake It”, featuring Cardi B, Bory300 and Dougie B, which has become his highest-charting song to date, peaking at No. 51 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Kay Flock has short dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. He stands at a height of 5ft 8ins (1.73m), while his weight is around 132lbs (60kgs). However, information about his vital statistics, biceps size, and shoe size isn’t available. He’s also a huge tattoo lover, and has inked several on his body.
Personal Life and Legal Troubles
Kay Flock isn’t very open when it comes to speak about his personal life, and manages to keep all details about it away from the public eye. His current relationship status is a mystery – many of his fans believe that he’s single at the moment, and focused on his professional music career.
On 23 December 2021, Kay Flock was arrested for allegedly killing 24-year-old Oscar Hernandez during an argument outside a barbershop in Harlem, New York City on 16 December.
It was reported that the young man was waiting in a barbershop to get a haircut when Kay passed by, opened the door of the shop, and asked him what he was looking at. Kay then walked away but Oscar walked outside and the two started arguing. Kay then reportedly pulled a gun and shot him in the neck and chest. Oscar was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he passed away. After being named as the main suspect, Kay turned himself to the police. He is now charged with first-degree murder, and is represented by the famous lawyer Jeffrey Lichtman, who represented Mexican drug lord Joaquín ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán at his 2019 US federal trial.