Dom Kennedy Biography
Dom Kennedy was born on 22nd August, 1984 as Dominic Rose Hunn in Leimert Park, Los Angeles, U.S.A. He has been rapping and making music since 2008. In 2008, he released his debut mixtape album titled 25th Hour which was critically acclaimed and helped him achieve popularity in Los Angeles. Dom Kennedy’s rapping style is described as laid back and he uses wordplay to express his storytelling in a unique way.
Dom Kennedy has released 3 full length studio albums and 8 mixtapes so far. He continues to grow as an artist and a musician in the industry. He has made numerous guest appearances on non-single with other performing artists such as YG, Ty Dolla Sign, and Rick Ross to name a few.
It is not known whether Dom Kennedy is married or not. His affairs have been kept private from the public eye. Since it is unknown whether he is someone’s spouse, the topic of divorce is irrelevant.
Dom Kennedy’s salary is uncertain as he is an independent artist although Dom’s net worth is estimated at $800,000 as of 2015.Edit
Born in Leimert Park, Los Angeles, U.S.A.
Dom Kennedy was born on 22nd August, 1984 as Dominic Rose Hunn. He has described his childhood as fairly normal. He moved to Leimert Park, Los Angeles, U.S.A. after his parents divorced.
Dom Kennedy’s zodiac sign is Leo.Edit
Released Debut Mixtape 25th Hour
Dom Kennedy released his debut mixtape in 2008 titled 25th Hour. It was not only his first but also an independent release of his album.
It was made available as a digital download. It got widely popular in Los Angeles which helps him establish himself as a rapper.
Released Second Mixtape FutureStreet/DrugSounds
Soon after the release of his debut mixtape, Dom Kennedy followed up with his second mixtape titled FutureStreet/DrugSounds. Similar to the first album, it was also made available as a digital download. FutureStreet/DrugSounds was also an independently released.Edit
Release of Third Mixtape Best After Bobby
Just a month after released of Dom Kennedy’s second mixtape FutureStreet/DrugSounds, he released his third mixtape titled Best after Bobby. It is categorized under the genre West Coast Hip-Hop. The mixtape features artists such as Carter, Jason Madison, Ree$e, Skeme, Like, Pac Div and Mykel to name a few.Edit
Release of Debut Studio Album From the Westside with Love, II
Dom Kennedy released his debut album on 8th June 2011. The album was released through his own record label The Other People's Company (OPC). The album featured artists such as Asher Roth, BIG KRIT, and Schoolboy Q.
The album also featured talented producers such as DJ Mustard and Scoop DeVille.Edit
Release of Sixth Mixtape Yellow Album
Dom Kennedy released Yellow Album on June 21, 2012. It features well known rappers of the industry such as Kendrick Lamar, Rick Ross and Freddie Gibbs.
Yellow Album showcases Dom Kennedy’s laid back, yet still engaging flow.Edit
Release of Seventh Mixtape Young Nation
Dom Kennedy released the 17 track project appropriately titled 'Young Nation” on October 12, 2012. It featured remix of Dom’s hit song “My Kind of Party” featuring Tyga and Juicy J.
The mixtape is available for free streaming and download.Edit
Release of Second Album Get Home Safely
Get Home Safely is Dom Kennedy's sophomore full length studio album released on October 13, 2013. It was recorded in between 2012 and 2013.
The album features collaborations from Skeme, Krondon, Ty Dolla Sign, Nipsey Hussle. It got a rating of 3.5 out of 5 by Allmusic.Edit
Release of Third Album By Dom Kennedy
Dom Kennedy has been slowly climbing the ladder of success in the music industry as an independent artist. He released his third album titled "By Dom Kennedy" on June 2nd, 2015.
The album was released through his own record label "The Other People's Money".Edit