Where People Think They're From: Cleveland, Ohio
Where They're Really From: Houston, Texas
After being born in Houston to missionary parents, MGK lived all over the world including in Egypt and Germany as well as Chicago, Los Angeles, Denver. In fact, after living in Egypt as a young child he learned to speak Arabic before he learned English. He eventually settled in Cleveland when he was 15. He affirmed his love for The Rock and Roll Capital of the World when he dropped his viral hit, "Cleveland."