Marcellus Rayvon Register also known among his peers and professionally as Babyface Ray is a household name in the hip-hop scenes and has been applauded for his distinct “Detroit flow” which is characterized by laid-back repetitive rhyming and flows which have fast deliveries that are slightly off-beat sometimes.
Born in Detroit on February 7, 1991, he was influenced by the sounds and rhythms of his childhood and as such grew up to adopt the flow. He is hailed as one of the important figures in the Detroit hip-hop scene alongside notable personalities like Tee Grizzley, Big Sean, Eminem among others.
His distinct flows make him a role model and has captivated audiences of all ages and from all parts of the world. He has always been hungry for success and a known go-getter and as such was driven to pursue his dream as a rapper and entertainer and his talent saw him earning a loyal fanbase.
He is currently signed to EMPIRE Distribution, Records and Publishing Inc.
Who is Babyface Ray?
He was born on the East side of Detroit, Michigan on February 7, 1991. His birth-given name is Marcellus Rayvon Register. He is currently 32 years old. He is an American rapper, songwriter and actor. He bears the Aquarius Zodiac sign as a true embodiment of his zodiac sign, he is confident, technical and innovative as evident in his rap lyrics. He is an African-American by ethnicity and began his rap journey in high school and immediately joined a local crew by name the “Peezy Rap Crew”. He later eventually dropped out of school to pursue his music career. There is no information regarding his family being it his parents, siblings or kids. He keeps a low-profile and has kept his family from the public domain. He however shared that his first child was a stillborn and her mother beat cancer. He was a sporty kid and was indulged in football and basketball whilst in high school. Sensing the odds of him becoming a basketball or football player were slim, he quit and began pursuing music as a career.
Ray keeps a low profile and has managed to keep his relationship and private life away from the public due to this, he is generally speculated to be single.
He embarked on his professional journey in high school when he joined a local rap crew formed by fellow Detroit rapper Peezy known as the “Peezy rap crew”. His entry into the crew fuelled his will and drive to pursue music professionally and as such dropped out of high school to fully focus on his career. In 2010, together with Peezy, they joined Team Eastside rap crew.
Fast forward February 4, 2015, he released his debut mixtape titled “MIA season” which gave him the exposure to his audience and he started building himself a loyal fanbase. The 17 tracklist mixtape included features from Peezy, Nuke, Eastside Snoop among others.
Two years later on Christmas day of 2017, he released his joint mixtape with Peezy titled “Ghetto Wave”, a mixtape that was described by his audience as a true embodiment of Detroit rap music.
On November 2019, he released the sequel to MIA season which he titled “MIA season 2”. The mixtape comprised of 15 tracks and was 47 minutes long. By 2020, he has already been solidified and was among the known rappers in the game.
On February 12, 2021, Babyface Ray released his debut EP “Unfukcwitable” with features from popular rappers such as EST Gee, Memphis’ MoneyBagg Yo, fellow Detroit rapper Kash Doll among others. This project was his first most successful projet and it debuted at number 128 on the Billboard 200 on February 27, 2021. In August that same year, he collaborated with popular Detroit MC Big Sean on a single titled “It Ain’t My Fault”. He also got the chance to be a cast in the movie “Playing for Keeps”.
In the early half of 2022, his debut album titled “Face” was released and it attained a milestone by peaking at number 31 on the billboard 200 and number 2 on the Independent Albums chart. The album had guest features from G Herbo, 42 Dugg, Pusha T, Wiz Khalifa among others. Due to his incredible achievements, he was enlisted alongside Big Scarr, SoFaygo, BabyTron, Saucy Santana among others as members of the 2022 XXL Freshman class.
He has attained massive fan base through out his musical journey as such has loyal following on social media platforms such as Instagram where he has over a million followers. And has a YouTube platform with over 306 thousand subscribers.
He is a rapper who keeps a low profile but lives a flamboyant lifestyle. He is often seen rocking diamonds on different parts of his body. He also embraces alternative forms of self-expression as such is inked with tattoos and rocks a dread-lock hairstyle. He stands at a height of approximately 5 feet 8 inches and has a body weight of around 72 kilograms, despite his weight, he has a lean build. He has black irises and black hair.
Per sources, he has amassed a net worth of $2.5 million as of 2023. He is a rapper, songwriter, actor and entrepreneur and as such made his net worth from his careers and other endeavors.
|Marcellus Rayvon Register
|Rapper, songwriter, actor
|Date of Birth
|February 7, 1991
|5 feet 8 inches