Interesting Biography Facts
Aristos Norman Petrou
rapper, the member of the duo "$uісіdеbоу$”
April 22, 1990
Metairie, Louisiana, United States
Ruby da Cherry family members
Alexi Petrou (younger brother), Sophia Petrou (younger sister)
Is Ruby da Cherry a gay/bisexual?
What is Ruby da Cherry marital status?
Who are Ruby da Cherry parents?
Pavlos Petrou (father)
Date of birth: August 23, 1961
The name of Ruby’s father is Pavlos Petrou. He has Greek and Cypriot ancestry. His parents still live in Nicosia, Cyprus. Many years ago, in the 1980s, he founded “Russell’s Marina Grill”, the restaurant in New Orleans. He runs this venue till now. His wife of 30 years Kelly works by his side. They achieved a lot together – built a great career in the food industry and raised three great kids, one of which is our hero Ruby da Cherry.
In his spare time, Pavlos is a big sports enthusiast. During a decade he was the coach of the female soccer team, where his daughter Sophia played. Under his partnership, the team won several championships. Now his son (and Ruby’s brother) took over the baton from him and prepares the young female players to competitions.
Kellie Petrou-Harrison (mother)
Date of birth: June 26, 1967
The name of the rapper’s mother is Kellie Petrou-Harrison. She is a business lady, a volunteer, and a happy mother of three.
She is the co-owner of her husband’s company “Russell’s Marina Grill”. Besides, she used to work as a coordinator at a drug addiction support center.
Kellie is a family-oriented woman. She posts lots of family pictures on social media. She is closely-knitted with her oldest son, known as Ruby da Cherry.
Ruby da Cherry siblings
Alexi Petrou (younger brother)
Date of birth: 1992
Alexi Petrou is Ruby’s younger brother. His full name is Alexis Anthony Petrou. He lives in New Orleans, Louisiana. Alexi has a girlfriend. He is also the coach of the local female soccer team “Mount Carmel”. He was 27 when he replaced his father on that post. The team has already got several impressive victories under his guardianship.
Sophia Petrou (younger sister)
Ruby da Cherry has a sister, named Sophia Petrou. Her date of birth is not known, but as of 2020, she is at the age of college student.
The girl was an active player of the soccer club “Mount Carmel”, which was trained by her father and older brother. Several years ago she has graduated from school and entered Louisiana State University.
Now Sophia is a bright young lady. She practices various kinds of sports, besides she is an animal lover and social rights activist.
Ruby da Cherry is known to his fans as the co-founder and member of the band “$uісіdеbоу$”. The other member of this hip hop group is his friend and cousin $сrіm, whose real name is Scott Arceneaux Jr. The band has already released two studio albums. The first one, “I Want to Die in New Orleans”, was released in autumn 2018 and enjoyed great commercial success. More than 49k copies of the disk were sold within the first week after its release. Thus, it immediately occupied the 9th position at the US Billboard 200. In 2020 the band presented their second set of songs “Stop Staring at the Shadows”.
As you can guess, Ruby da Cherry is his nickname. The musician’s real name is Aristos Norman Petrou. He entered this world on April 22, 1990, in Metairie, Louisiana. He has Greek and Cypriot roots from his father’s side.
Since the earliest years, Ruby was interested in rap. Besides, he spent a lot of time with his cousin Scott (the boys’ mothers are sisters). They often got together into trouble, that’s why their parents tried to separate them in their early years. Nevertheless, they always had something in common – their love for music. It was Scott, who introduced his cousin to the new school of hip hop.
Ruby has been playing music since the primary school age. He played various musical instruments, like the drums and the piano, and tried to write the songs. He was 13 when he has joined his first band, made by his schoolmates. Later he left it and joined another group. Finally, in 2013, he reunited with his cousin and they formed “Suicideboys”.
Now Ruby da Cherry is a celebrity. But he never forgets his roots.
Interesting and fun facts
- As of 2020, Ruby is single and doesn’t have any kids.
- He was drug-addicted in his youth, but then stopped using the medications.
- His cousin and he named their band “Suicideboys” because they wanted to show, how serious they were in their aim to achieve career success. “If we were not successful in music, we would have committed suicide”, he jokingly confessed in one of his interviews.
- His net worth is close to $1 million.
- His height is 173 cm and his weight is 80 kilo.