Young Dolph Age, Wiki, Bio, Net Worth, Height, Relationships


Young Dolph was an American rapper from Memphis, Tennessee. He was known for his streetwise lyrics and his independent approach to music. Dolph released his debut mixtape, Paper Route Campaign, in 2010.

He went on to release several more mixtapes and albums, including King of Memphis (2016), Rich Slave (2018), and Dum and Dummer (2019). Dolph was shot and killed in Memphis in 2021.

Young Dolph posing in parking with his car


Full NameAdolph Robert Thornton Jr.
Other Names/NicknamesDolph, Young Dolph, Paper Route Woo
Profession(s)Rapper, songwriter, record producer
Date of BirthAugust 27, 1985
Age (as of 2023)36
Place of BirthMemphis, Tennessee, United States
Zodiac SignVirgo
Ancestry & HeritageAfrican American

Physical Stats

Height5’8″ (1.73 m)
Weight165 lbs (75 kg)
Body MeasurementsChest: 40 in (102 cm), Waist: 32 in (81 cm), Arms: 14 in (36 cm)
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Young Dolph sitting on sofa

Family & Relationships

ParentsAdolph Thornton Sr. and Pamela Thornton
SiblingsOne brother and one sister
AffairsNone known
Relationship StatusSingle

Education & Early Life

SchoolingAttended Treadwell High School in Memphis
Higher EducationNone
Early LifeRaised in Castalia Heights, a neighborhood in Memphis
Early Influences2Pac, Jay-Z, Lil Wayne


DebutReleased his debut mixtape, Paper Route Campaign, in 2010
Significant WorksKing of Memphis (2016), Rich Slave (2018), Dum and Dummer (2019)
Awards & NominationsBET Hip Hop Award for Best Mixtape (2017)
Filmography/DiscographyPaper Route Campaign (2010), Welcome to Dolph World (2011), High Class Street Music (2012), Straight Outta Memphis (2013), King of Memphis (2016), Rich Slave (2018), Dum and Dummer (2019), Dum and Dummer 2 (2020), Rich Slave 2 (2021)
Music Videos“Get Paid” (2015), “100 Shots” (2016), “Major” (2017), “Cut It” (2018), “Sunshine” (2019)
Tours & Live ShowsDolph World Tour (2017), Rich Slave Tour (2018), Dum and Dummer Tour (2019)
CollaborationsWith 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane, Wiz Khalifa, Migos, and others
Young Dolph traveling in private jet counting money stacks

Net Worth & Assets

Net Worth$3 million (estimated)

Trivia & Miscellaneous

Hobbies & InterestsPlaying video games, collecting sneakers
ControversiesNone major
Public ImageKnown for his streetwise lyrics and his independent approach to music
Notable InterviewsInterviewed by VladTV and No Jumper
Quotes“I’m just trying to make the best music I can and put it out there for the world to hear.”

Social Media & Online Presence

Instagram Handle@youngdolph
Twitter Handle@youngdolph
Facebook Handle@youngdolph
Youtube ChannelYoung Dolph
TikTok ID@youngdolph
Young Dolph with his Rolls Royce

Legacy & Influence

Cultural ReferencesDolph has been referenced in songs by artists such as 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane, and Wiz Khalifa
LegacyDolph is considered one of the most influential rappers of his generation. His music has been praised for its authenticity and its raw depiction of life in Memphis. He is also known for his independent approach to music, which has inspired many other artists.