Bryshere Y. Gray Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Wife, Kids, Net Worth, Empire and Movies

Bryshere Y. Gray is an American rapper and actor who is best known for his role as Hakeem Lyon in the Fox primetime musical drama television series Empire.

Bryshere Y. Gray Bio, Wiki

Bryshere Y. Gray is an American rapper and actor who is best known for his role as Hakeem Lyon in the Fox primetime musical drama television series Empire.

Gray who is also known by the stage name Yazz The Greatest or simply Yazz is also known for his role as Michael Bivins in the 2017 BET miniseries The New Edition Story.

Bryshere Y. Gray Education

He attended Overbrook High School where he played football but he switched to music after getting injured when he was 16 years old. Gray started to use his talent as a street performer to earn money and help his single mother afford their living expenses. His efforts, in the end, led to a partnership with manager Charlie Mack.

Bryshere Y. Gray Career

Since 2013, Bryshere has performed at a variety of music festivals in The Roots’ Picnic Festival, the Philadelphia area, including Jay-Z’s Made in America Festival, and Power 99FM’s Powerhouse concert. Gray has also been the opening act for rappers such as 2 Chainz and Fabolous. Gray’s debut single “Respect” was released in 2013.

In April 2016, Gray was cast alongside Elijah Kelley, Algee Smith, Luke James, Keith Powers, and Woody McClain in the BET miniseries about R&B boy band, New Edition which debuted in January 2017. He signed on to portray co-founding member, Michael Bivins. In April 2018, he co-starred with Teyana Taylor in Honey: Rise Up and Dance as Tyrell.

Bryshere Y. Gray Empire

Gray made his acting debut in 2015 playing a role as Hakeem Lyon on the Fox drama TV series Empire, with co-stars Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, and Jussie Smollett. In March 2015, it was confirmed that both Gray and Jussie Smollett had been signed on with Columbia Records as solo acts.

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Bryshere Y. Gray Age

Gray was born as Bryshere Yazuan Gray on November 28, 1993, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. He is 29 years old.

Bryshere Y. Gray Height

Gray stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) tall and weighs 71 kg or 156.5 lbs.

Bryshere Y. Gray Family / Mother

Gray was born in Little Rock, Arkansas and later his family moved to West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania due to his parent’s divorce. His mother, Andria Mayberry, is an entrepreneur who has worked in the medical field for over two decades. She is also a first-time author and tells a story of her struggles while raising two children as a single parent.

Bryshere Y. Gray Wife

Gray is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.

Bryshere Y. Gray’s Net Worth

Gray has an estimated net worth of $2 million which he has earned through his successful career as an actor and rapper.

Bryshere Y. Gray Movies and Tv Shows

  • 2015–present: Empire – playing a role as Hakeem Lyon
  • 2016: Celebrity Name Game – playing a role as Himself
  • 2017: The New Edition Story – playing a role as Michael Bivins
  • 2017: Lip Sync Battle – playing a role as Himself
  • 2018: Honey: Rise Up and Dance – playing a role as Tyrell
  • 2019: Canal Street – playing a role as Kholi Styles

Bryshere Y. Gray Songs

  • No Apologies
  • Keep It Movin’
  • Money for Nothing
  • What the DJ Says
  • You’re So Beautiful
  • Live in the Moment
  • Can’t Truss ’em
  • Power of the Empire
  • No Competition
  • Dynasty
  • Armani
  • Ain’t About the Money
  • Good People
  • Nothing but a Number
  • Respect
  • Right There
  • All In
  • The Clap Back
  • Never Let It Die
  • Runnin’
  • Bout 2 Blow
  • Nobody Else but You
  • Special
  • Miracles
  • Factz
  • Remember My Name
  • Starlight
  • Over Everything
  • I Got You

The table below answers some of the frequently asked questions about Gray.

Who is Gray? He is an American rapper and actor
Age28 years old as of 2021
Height5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m)
SpouseNot Available
SalaryNot Available
Net Worth$2 million
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