Markeyvius Cathey, better known by his stage nameKey Glock, is an American rapper from Memphis, Tennessee.
A protégé of Memphis rapper Young Dolph,
he rose to fame in 2017 for his mixtape Glock Season.
At 18 years old, he was charged with three counts of aggravated assault related to his involvement in a shooting. Fortunately for him, music was a distraction from his hardscrabble life.
On 31st January,2020, Key Glock released his 5th solo mixtape titled "Yellow Tape", which debuted on the Billboard 200 at #13, selling 28,000 album-equivalent units first week.Key Glock has stated that he prefers being an independent artist, as it gives him the freedom to release the type and amount of music he wants to, whilst also keeping majority of his revenue that is generated through streams, touring and album sales.