Interesting Biography Facts
Darryl Granberry Jr.
October 10, 1997
Pontiac, Michigan, United States
Central Michigan University (drop out)
PontiacMadeDDG family members
Darryl Granberry Sr.
Tonya Yvette Granberry
Darion Breckenridge (late older brother), Tawanna Rochelle Adams (older sister), Dajaun Bridge (older brother), Tiarra (sister)
Is PontiacMadeDDG a gay/bisexual?
What is PontiacMadeDDG marital status?
Who are PontiacMadeDDG parents?
Tonya Yvette Granberry (mother)
Date of birth: November 24, 1970
Tonya Yvette is a mother of 5 kids. She was married several times and had kids with different fathers. The woman struggled a lot to provide her children with everything necessary for a happy life. She had two jobs. Now she is famous as the mother of an artist PontiacMadeDDG. Her son confessed in his interview, that he has a close bond with his mom, and she is everything for him.
Darryl Granberry Sr. (father)
His father was the part of his life, although he parted his ways with DDG’s mother. His name is not known. The man prefers to stay out of the limelight. Darryl lives in Pontiac, Michigan. He graduated from Oakland Community College. Mr. Granberry worked at Ford Motor Company.
Darion Breckenridge (older half-brother)
Date of birth: May 20, 1993
Date of death: October 21, 2014
DDG got his professional nickname from his brother Darion. While playing his PlayStation, he used the nickname PontiacMadeDDB. Later Darryl changed the last “B” for “G”, and used it as his YouTube moniker.
Darion was tragically killed in October 2014. The strangers shot him in his car, while he was going home. The murders are still not found.
Tawanna Rochelle Adams (older sister)
Date of birth: January 1, 1987
Tawanna is DDG’s older sister. She lives in Pontiac, MI. The woman is married to Angel Rivera. Angel and she bring up a son and a daughter.
Dajaun Bridge (older brother)
Dajaun, or Dub, as his relatives name him, is DDG’s older brother. He promotes the aspiring rapper through his Facebook account. Darryl is close to his brother. DDG gave him a Rolex watch for his birthday in 2019. Dajaun has a small son.
Tiarra is DDG’s younger sister. The girl is in her teens. She likes her brother and frequently posts pictures with him. Since 2018 she is in relationships with a man, named Jay Jay.
PontiacMadeDDG is a talented entertainer, who gained wide popularity, having posted a number of his prank and parody videos on his YouTube channel.
Not everyone knows that his real name is Darryl Granberry Jr. and he was born in Pontiac, MI. He is one of five kids in the family (the children in the family had different dads). He studied at a prestigious high school and was very into it. He put lots of efforts to get better grades. After graduation, he entered the Central Michigan University but soon left it. The reason was his incredible success on YouTube.
He started to post videos during his summer vacation. He made a prank on his then-girlfriend, and it gained millions of views on YouTube. DDG started to make lots of money, and it inspired him to focus his mind on the YouTube activity, not on studying.
In 2015 he enjoyed the status of YouTube celebrity. But that was not enough for him, and he got closer to demonstrating his other talent – to making music. He uploaded on SoundCloud his first beats. His songs, such as “Balenciagas”, “Dope” and “G.O.A.T”, immediately became hits. In December 2017 he cemented the position of an aspiring hip hop artist after the release of the track “Givenchy”, which gained 15 million views on YouTube. The things changed for him after he was signed by EPIC Records. Recently, he has released his first extended play.
Interesting and fun facts
- In spite of his recent career in the hip hop industry, he is not going to leave YouTube. He likes to make vlogs and pranks and demonstrate them through his channel. “I am not a rapper or a YouTuber, I am an artist”, he tells.
- He is single as of now. Previously he dated Kennedy Cymone, a YouTuber. She appeared in some of his videos. DDG proposed her in spring, 2018. Unfortunately, they canceled their engagement in summer that very year.
- In early 2019 he released his debut extended play “Sorry 4 The Hold Up” through EPIC Records. In spring, 2019 he started his first tour “Break The Internet”. The rapper visited 15 American cities.
- His height is 5 ft 7 in and his weight is 68 kg.
- His first job was at Kroger’s supermarket. He worked at a grocery department.
- One of his most famous tracks is “Run it Up”, which he wrote in collaboration with YBN Nahmir, Blac Youngsta, and G Herbo.