Young Thug Net Worth (American Rapper, Singer, Songwriter and Record Producer)
Young Thug Net Worth Jeffery Lamar Williams is a professional American rapper, record producer, singer, and songwriter from Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Young Thug first received attention when he collaborated with rappers “Rich Homie Quan”, “Birdman”, “Cash Out” and “Gucci Mane”. Young Thug is well known for eccentric vocal style and fashion. Young Thug has started his music career in 2011 when he released several mixtapes and got people attention. Young Thug Net Worth is around $3.4 million which is increasing day by day because of his mainstream success. Young Thug got the project of his life when he signed with Gucci Mane’s label 1017 Records and later in the followed year, Young released his debut mixtape “1017 Thug”. Young Thug released 2 mixtapes in 2014 and received mainstream recognition with the hit singles “Stoner” and “Danny Glover”. Young also featured in T.I’s “About the Money” and later collaborated on “Rich Gangs” single “Lifestyle”.
Young Thug Early Life and Career Breakthrough
Young Thug was born in Atlanta, Georgia, United States on August 16, 1991, but grew up in in the Jonesboro South Projects and was the tenth of eleven children of his huge family. Young Thug was so lucky to have rappers from the neighborhood including Waka Flocka Flame, 2 Chainz and Ludacris and disclosed in an interview that he was dropped out of school when he was in 6 grade for breaking a teachers arm, due to which he was sent juvenile prison for around 14 months. Young Thug got the chance of his life when Young Thug caught the attention of fellow Atlanta based rapper Gucci Mane, after releasing his first mixtape series “I Came from Nothing” in 2011 and 2012. Later Gucci Mane signed a record deal with Young Thug for his label “1017 Brick Squad Records”. Young released his 4th mixtape from 1017 Records platform and received positive critics from the audience. Young Thug Net Worth is around $3.4 million according to current stats and figures.
Young Thug signed a record deal with Lyor Cohen’s “300 Entertainment” and collaborated on the Rich Gang: Tha Tour Part 1. Young was so much busy in 2015 and released a number of mixtapes including “Barter 6”, Slime Season Series two installments. Young has released I’m Up, Slime Season 3, Jeffery and Beautiful Thugger Girls in 2016 and 2017 respectively.
Young Thug Net Worth
Career Achievements and Rise to Popularity
Due to his unique vocal style of rapping, Young Thug was honored a number of awards in 2013 including Pitchfork Albums of the Year: Honorable Mention, Complex’s The 50 Best Albums of 2013, and FACT called his album as the Best Mixtape of 2013. Rolling Stone placed Young Thug mixtape at #5 spot on their 10 Best Mixtapes. After the release, Young Thug popularity graph dramatically increases and “The Guardian” placed Young Thug mixtape among The Five Best Mixtapes of 2013. The complex included Young in their list of 25 New Emerging Rappers to Watch Out For. Young released his debut commercial single “Stoner” in October 2013 and later released his song “Danny Glover” which received a number of remixes by rappers such as “Wak Flocka Flame” and “Nicki Minaj”. Young Thug also collaborated with Metro Boomin and Alex Tumay song “Some More”, who became his go-to-engineer until “Slime Season 2”. Young Thug Net Worth is around $3.4 million as per some credible sources.
Some Important Details about Young Thug
|Born Name||Jeffery Lamar Williams|
|Nick Name||Thugger Thugger, Thugga, Young Thug, YT|
|Birthdate||August 16, 1991|
|Born Place||Atlanta, Georgia, United States|
|Occupation||Record Producer, Rapper, Songwriter and Singer|
|Genre||Hip Hop, Trap and Pop Rap|
|Labels||Atlantic Records, 300, 1017 Brick Squad Records|
|Height||6 ft 3 in or 191 cm|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Measurements||Chest – 37 in
Arms – 13 in
Waist – 32
|First TV Show||The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon|
Young Thug Interesting Facts
- Young Thug gifted a car and $60,000 to his father on his birthday in July 2016.
- Young Thug family consists of 11 family members and Young is the second youngest in his family.
- Young has been compared with artists David Bowie, Little Richard and Prince due to vocal unique style and fashion.
- Young likes to wearing female dresses, due to which he was used to getting beaten for that while from his dad.
- Young Thug was expelled from his school when he was in six grade for breaking his teacher’s arm.
- Young Thug popularity graph dramatically increases in 2013 and rapper Future offered Thug $1.5 million to sign a record deal for his label “Freebands” in January 2014, but Young rejected it.
- It was rumored that he was offered $9 million from billionaire Bill Gates to stop making bad music.
- Young Thug Net Worth is around $3.4 million which is increasing day by day because of his mainstream success and as he is young and energetic and has a bright future ahead.