Bobby Ray Simmons Jr. born on November 15, 1988 is an American rapper, songwriter, singer as well as record producer from Decatur, Georgia. In 2006, he was discovered by Brian Richardson, who then took him to TJ Chapman, who brought him to American record producer Jim Jonsin. After hearing B.o.B music, Jonsin signed him to Rebel Rock Entertainment imprint.
Born on Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States, his father’s name is Bobby Ray Simmons, a preacher and pastor and his mother name is Karen Simmons. He has one brother named Jamaal Simmons and two sisters named Arielle Simmons and Victoria Simmons.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Full Name: Bobby Ray Simmons Jr.
- Nicknames: B.o.B, Bobby Ray
- Birthday: November 15, 1988
- Age: 28 years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
- Current Residence: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
- Education: Columbia High School
- Profession: Rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black
- Religion: Unknown
- Girlfriend: Briteady
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Black
- Zodiac: Scorpio
- Net Worth: 5 Million USD
- Earnings: Not Available
- Height: 5 feet 10 inch (178 cm)
- Weight: 75 kg (165 lbs.)
- Chest: 75 kg (165 lbs.)
- Biceps/Arms: 14 in (36 cm)
- Waist: 34 in (86 cm)
Trivia/ Facts that you may not know about B.o.B
- B.o.B was ashamed of his real name, so he choose B.o.B as stage name.
- He support the flat earth theory.
- While he was in high school, B.o.B used to sell candies.
- He got his breakthrough at the age of fourteen when he met his co-manager and mentor B-Rich.
- B.o.B official website is @ bobatl.com.