Alex Gonzalez, better known by his alias, King Lil G is an American rapper. He is of Mexican descent. King gained popularity with his 2014 single, “Hopeless Boy”. He released also released many albums since then like King Enemy, Ak47 Boyz, 90’s Kid, and Paint the City Blue. King directs his own music videos that have amassed over 400 million views on YouTube already and plans to direct movies once he feels like he has made enough music and has done what he wants to do in the music industry. King Lil G is also known for the inks on his body as most of it is covered in tattoos. Let us explore the ones on his body and the meanings behind them.
1. Note and Words Tattoo
Tattoo: The left side of his left eye contains a tattoo of a music note on it. King’s forehead, just above his left eyebrow contains the words, “Lexi & Kim” tattooed on it.
Meaning: The music note expresses his love for music and the names on his forehead are tattooed there to show his love for his wife, Kimberly and his daughter, Lexi.
2. Letters Tattoo
Tattoo: The left side of his face, near his ear contains a tattoo of the letters, “L and A” on it.
Meaning: King got this tattoo to show his love for the city where he was born, Los Angeles, CA.
3. Woman, Music Note, and Dollar Sign Tattoos
Tattoo: The right side of his neck contains a tattoo of the face of a woman. The left side of his neck contains a tattoo of a large music note with the words, Legend tattooed inside the note. The buds at the end of the note contain tiny skulls inside them. The middle of his neck contains a large tattoo of a dollar sign on his throat.
Meaning: The tattoo on the side of his neck is a tattoo of his wife, Kimberly’s face whom he adores very much. The music note with the word legend together translates to as Music Legend and represents what he aspires to be.
4. “Sucios” Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper part of his chest, just below his throat contains a tattoo of the word, “Sucios” tattooed on it. There is also an Ak47 gun below the word. The words, “THIS IS DIRTY BUSINESS” are also inked just above the word in a small font.
Meaning: Sucios is the title of a song that King released in 2013.
5. Success and Letters Tattoo
Tattoo: King’s forehead, just above his right eyebrow contains a tattoo of the word, “Success”. His face, to the right of his right eye, contains the letters, “M and L” tattooed on it.
Meaning: King is hungry for success and wants to do as much as he can for his family so he got this tattoo on his face to keep motivating him.
6. Kimberly Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper part of his left hand’s wrist contains the name, Kimberly tattooed on it.
Meaning: This is another one of his tattoos to show how much he loves his wife, Kimberly.
7. Woman Tattoo
Tattoo: The right shoulder of the singer contains a large tattoo of a woman, wearing a bikini, holding a gun.
8. RIP Tattoo
Tattoo: Below the girl tattoo on his right arm, are the words, “RIP WICHO” tattooed. Below the RIP tattoo is a tattoo design of the Spade with a skull tattooed inside it.
Meaning: The RIP WICHO tattoo on his arm is a tribute for his brother, Wicho Gonzalez who passed away in 2012.
9. ‘City of Angels’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper part of his forehead contains another tattoo that reads, “CITY OF ANGELS” with the N tattooed upside down.
Meaning: This is another tattoo to show his love for his city, Los Angeles which is also known as the city of angels as Los Angeles means “The Angels” in Spanish.
10. Gun and Mask Tattoos
Tattoo: The left side of his chest contains a large tattoo of an Ak47 gun inside a circular ring. The right side of King’s chest contains a tattoo of a man wearing a black mask that covers all of the man’s face.
Meaning: The Ak47 on the left side of his chest is a nod towards his album, Ak47 Boyz.
11. Dove Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper right side of his chest contains a tattoo of a large white dove on it.
Meaning: The dove is the symbol of peace and love which is why King got it on his body.
12. Baby Tattoo
Tattoo: The left shoulder of the singer contains a large tattoo of the face of a baby, wearing a large crown on his head. The baby is sitting on a throne whose back extends towards King’s chest as well as his back.
Meaning: The baby on his left shoulder is his own son, Daniel Gonzales, who is also known by his stage name, Baby Gunz.
13. Pot, Cards, Number, and Stomach Tattoos
Tattoo: The upper part of his forearm contains tattoos of a few pot plants. It also contains a tattoo of four playing cards, Number 10, Joker, Queen, King. The King card contains a music note tattooed inside it instead of the king. Below the playing cards is the number 38 inked on his forearm. King’s stomach contains a tattoo of the number 9 along with two guns tattooed on either side of it. The words, “To Die For” are also tattooed just above the number 9 on his stomach.
Meaning: The pot plants on his arm are present as he loves smoking and often posts photos whilst doing so. The 38 on his forearm is a nod to the number of songs that he has released till now that amount to 38. The music note inside the King card is for himself, that showcases his name, King and his love for music.
14. Name Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper part of his left arm, just above his elbow contains the name, “Daniel Gonzales” tattooed on it.
Meaning: The name, Daniel Gonzales goes with his baby tattoo. Daniel Gonzales is the name of his son, whom he adores very much. He is also known as Baby Gunz.
15. That Love Tattoo’
Tattoo: The inner side of his right arm, just where his elbow folds contain the words, “That Love” tattooed on it.
16. Bones Tattoo
Tattoo: The side of his left forearm contains a tattoo of three bones on it made to look like a scar.
17. Forearm Tattoo
Tattoo: The rest of his left forearm, both the upper and lower sides contain faded tattoo designs that complete his sleeve.
18. Ak47 Boyz Tattoo
Tattoo: The back of the singer contains a large tattoo of an Ak47 Gun. Above the gun are the words, “Ak47 BOYZ” tattooed. The backside of his neck contains the word, “Sucios” tattooed on it.
Meaning: Ak47 Boyz is one of the most popular albums by King Lil G and it increased his fame. Many of his fans and peers have tattooed the name of the album as well as the gun itself to show their love and support for the artist. King also got this tattoo on his body for his album, Ak47 Boyz. This is not the only gun tattoo on his body as he has two more on his chest. “Sucios” is the name of a song that King released.
19. Triangle and Eye Tattoo
Tattoo: The backside of his left upper arm, just above his elbow contains a tattoo of a very intricate triangular design on it. The triangle is hollow from the inside but contains a tattoo of an eye inside it.
Meaning: The eye within the triangle is the symbol of the Illuminati which is usually depicted at the top of the pyramid. The eye in the middle represents the all-seeing eye or the eye of providence and has appeared throughout time in many religions, sometimes even depicted as the eye of God which is why King got it to show his religious side without showcasing a simple or mainstream tattoo.