Young Thug Biography
Young Thug is an American rapper and singer. He is considered to be an influential figure of his generation, with his music impacting the modern sound of hip hop and trap music.
He’s become today’s mainstream rapper thanks to his work with musicians like Gucci Mane, Birdman, Waka Flocka Flame, and Richie Homie.
In 2013, he put out a mixtape that was well welcomed and quickly became a hit in nightclubs and parties. He has worked hard to get notoriety, first in Atlanta and subsequently in the United States, despite growing up with ten siblings.
A fashion pioneer in his early days, he exudes a carefree air about him that makes him stand out. Aspiring rappers are copying his look, which features blingy accouterments and lengthy hair.
Young Thug Real Name
Young Thug’s real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams.
Young Thug Real Age
Young Thug is 30 years old. He was born on August 16, 1991, in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Young Thug Wife
Young Thug is engaged to Jerrika Karlae. When they announced their engagement, the couple appeared to be overjoyed with the path their relationship was taking.
Things appear to have changed between the two, and a wedding is no longer on the agenda for either.
In addition to being a singer, she is also a musician. She is a professional model. She’s a social media star. She is also a businesswoman.
Young Thug Children
Young Thug has six children with four different women. His children’s identities remain a mystery, as they prefer to avoid the limelight.
Young Thug Career
‘I Came from Nothing’ was Gucci Mane’s favorite Young Thug mixtape to date. He instantly signed him to his label since he found his work to be distinct and recognizable.
A second mixtape, titled ‘1017 Thug,’ was released in 2013 under Gucci’s label. ‘Pitchfork: Albums of the Year’ and ‘Complex’ gave him a favorable assessment for his work.
One of the best-known tracks from his mixtape, “Pichacho,” was on the list of the best songs of the year from Rolling Stone and Spin.
Young Thug Awards
- MTV Video Music Award for Best Editing – 2017
- MTV Europe Music Award for Best Song – 2018
- MTV Europe Music Award for Best Video – 2018
- American Music Award for Favorite Pop Song – 2018
- MAD Video Music Award for MAD Radio 106.2 Song of the Year – 2018
- American Music Award for Favorite Music Video – 2018
- American Music Award for Collaboration of the Year – 2018
- MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year – 2018
- Grammy Award for Song of the Year – 2019
- Soul Train Music Award for Best Song of the Year – 2020
- Soul Train Music Award for Best Collaboration – 2020
- Soul Train Music Award for Best Dance Performance – 2020
- MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video – 2021
- iHeartRadio Music Award for R and B Song of the Year – 2021
Young Thug Hit Songs
- Way 2 Sexy (with Future & Young Thug)
- Go Crazy ft Chris Brown
- Solid (feat. Drake)
- Bubbly (with Drake & Travis Scott)
- Livin It Up (with Post Malone & A$AP Rocky)
- die in California (feat. Gunna, Young Thug & Landon Barker)
- Bad Boy (with Young Thug)
- Hot (feat. Gunna)
Young Thug Net Worth
Young Thug has an estimated net worth of $8 million.
Young Thug Arrest
An arrest warrant for the Atlanta rapper was served on Monday, and he was taken into custody at his residence after being listed as one of the co-founders of Young Slime Life, a violent street gang, according to the indictment.