The success of the Bronx drill scene is due to the virtuosic display by frontline members such as Dougie B who has played a major role in the propagation of that genre of music. Douglas Johnson, better known by his stage name Dougie B previously known as Dougz B is a prominent figure in the Bronx and New York drill scene and is one of the fast-rising talents in hip-hop. He is known for his bromance with fellow Bronx drill rappers: Kay Flock and B Lovee with whom he has collaborated with and released a couple bangers such as “Brotherly Love” . He earned a significant following due to his his energetic and poetic display in his songs. He is known for solo projects such as “Forever On That”, “I’m Back” among others. He is associated with other rappers such as CBlu and Set da trend. He runs a YouTube channel with over 128 thousand subscribers and has amassed millions of views.
He is also known for the sturdy dance moves which he displays in his music videos.
Who is Dougie B?
Dougie B, whose real name is Douglas Johnson was born on September 7, 2001 in Yonkers, New York but relocated to the Bronx, a borough of New York City. He is currently 22 years as of 2023. He bears the Virgo zodiac sign and as a true embodiment of his sign, he is analytical, hard-working and intelligent. At 15 years, he lost his dad to an epileptic seizure. He is of mixed Puerto Rican and African-American roots. He is best friends with popular drill rappers B Lovee and Kay Flock. The trio has emerged as three of the biggest rap stars from the Bronx and are a part of the DOA crew. He hails from a difficult beginning and was brought up on the dangerous and notorious SevSide/Sev block in the Bronx. He was spared of having to spend his early years in the dangerous neighborhood and was moved to his birthplace of Yonkers, a nearby neighborhood where he had his elementary and middle school education. His passion to pursue a rap career came from his friends Kay Flock and B Lovee who were making waves at that time in the Bronx. Aside that he said in an interview that his biggest music inspiration came from Chief Keef and Kodak Black. He was incarcerated and was released in the summer of 2020.
His rise to fame and success was by dint of his own hard work and determination but his path to fame was paved by his friends Kay Flock and B Lovee who held it down for him even when he was in jail. A couple months later after Upon his release from jail in summer 2020, he dropped his first song titled “No More Free Dougie B” which he featured Kay Flock and another friend now turned rival, Sha EK. He gained recognition after he teamed up with his two buddies Kay Flock and B Lovee to release “Brotherly Love” in 2020, a song which blew up so much and is currently boasting of over 36 million views on YouTube.
He later appeared as a featured artiste on numerous tracks such as “That’s my Muddy”, “Geeked”, “Pop that” among others.
On September 15, 2021, he released his debut mixtape titled “EOS700DOA” which featured artistes such as CBlu, B Lovee , Yagi B, Kay Flock and hit songs such as “Maneuver”, “EOS”, “Doomsday” and “Turnt” all of which attained massive success and garnered millions of views on YouTube. That same year alongside Popular New York rapper Cardi B and Bory300, he was featured on the track “Shake It” by Kay Flock off of his debut mixtape “The D.O.A. Tape. The song currently has 68 million views on YouTube.
In 2022, he released his second mixtape titled “Nobody Bigger” which featured artistes such as 2Rare, B-Lovee, TG Flockaa, Yagi B among others. The album had 14 tracks and featured songs such as “I’m Back”, “Kill Em with Kindness”, “Forever On That” among others.
In 2023, he has released a couple of tracks such as Stuck In My Ways, all Eyes on Me and No Missing. He has other projects in the pipeline and is set to release them before the year ends.
The rapper has not disclosed any personal information regarding his parents but he however revealed that his dad passed away due to epileptic seizure in 2015. Not much is known about his mother and with regards to his siblings, if he has any, he hasn’t released any public information regarding them but it is however speculated that on his maternal side, he is the cousin of his long-time friend, Kay flock.
He is a charming young man of affluence and fame, a combination that makes him the crush of many girls but he has not disclosed any information regarding his relationship life. He was previously in a relationship with Asian Doll, a rapper from Chicago but there is no information regarding his current relationship.
He stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and has a body weight of 68 kilograms. He possesses black hair and brown eyes.
According to sources, Dougie B has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million and amount his net worth from his thriving career as a rapper and songwriter and other undiscovered sources.
|Date of Birth
|September 7, 2023
|5 feet 7 inches