Among the most known rappers of the day is Young Thug. Some of the things he is known for are his fantastic styles. He has trends when it comes to fashions and related trends.
Young Thug’s net worth as of December 2020 is $5 million. The hip hop artist and rapper has had his fame grow worldwide because of his performance. Apart from being a hip hop artist, he is also a producer and a songwriter.
In singing, he is one of the best stage performers. His circles have been growing bigger and bigger, hence his collaborations with artists. What has made him more famous is working with the famous and the best performing world artists.
- Celebrity Name: Young Thug
- Full Name: Jeffery Lamar Williams
- Gender: Male
- Birth Date: August 29th, 1991
- Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
- Age: 29 years
- Height: 1.91m
- Weight: 70kg
- Nationality: American
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Status: Single
- Wife: N/A
- Girlfriend: N/A
- Children: 6 children
- Profession: Rapper, singer, and songwriter
- Net Worth: $5 million
Early life and biography
Young Thug’s real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on 1991 August 16th. His mother had 11 children whom she struggled to support.
However, due to the challenges of the neighborhood he grew in, he began getting involved in crime, gambling, and drugs. At age 6, he was detained in the Juvenile section for four years. It was after he broke a teacher’s arm.
After his release, he did not go back to school. Instead, he joined his brothers to gamble. It was then, at the age of 17 where when he realized his ability in making rap music. It was at this same age when he started a family and decided not to be poor again.
Currently, Young Thug has a family of 6 children but coming from 4 different women. At the moment, he is entangled with Jerrika Karlae.
Young Thug Career
Young Thug’s career begun after discovering that he had wasted time and life wasn’t in good order. He got signed by Gucci Mane after realizing that he was talented. After that, he has had a good record of success.
By 2013 he had done several songs, and one of them was on the spin list of the best pieces of the year. It was from a mixtape he had recently produced. That marked the beginning of him collaborating with the big names.
Danny Brown, Alex Tumay, and Travis Scott are some of the people he worked closely with. 2014 was another excellent year for him. It was confirmed that he had signed a management program with the Cash records.
After that, there has been a series of the release of songs and albums. One of the best performing albums was ‘So Much Fun.’ Several mixtapes have also hit the market.
More releases were done in 2015, where two mixtapes were featured. Slime season and slime season 2 were on the market and loved by many people. Furthermore, in 2016, ‘I’m Up’ season 3 of his mixtapes also hit the market.
He continued producing more music, especially in rap. Content such as ‘Ice Melts’ and ‘Sacrifices’ and also Heartstrokes got released. Together with DJ Carnage, he did another mixtape, which they entitled Beautiful Thugger Girls.
Young Thug Awards and achievements
Young Thug is very new in the industry; he, therefore, has not secured many awards. However, he has got nominations in the BET Hip Hop Awards. The lovely thing is that he won the MTV video award under the category of best editing. Some of the albums he has done include.
- Slime Season released on 2015
- Slime Season 2 released on 2015
- Barter 6 released on 2015
- Slime Season 3 released on 2016
- Slime Season 4 released on 2017
- So Much Fun released in 2019
- Punk released on 2020
Property owned by Young Thug
Young Thug has a mansion and a collection of very many cars. The estate he rents is $15000 per month. It is large enough to accommodate a mansion party. It has six bedrooms, a swimming pool, and a solarium.
Therefore, his wealth is a combination of both music, selling of albums, and the investments she has. However, some things cost him a lot. For instance, in February 2014, he got arrested because of reckless driving.
July 2015 was another time he got charged for possessing drugs and weapons. He was then charged with possession of marijuana and other counts of felony drug possession. This is an arrest that came after Young Thug and Birdman were reported to kill Lil Wayne.
Young Thug Total Net Worth
Being a young person, Young Thug still has a very bright future with rapping. However, his engagement in criminal activities makes his mission very challenging. We hope he won’t take the journey Meek Mill took.
His net worth as of December 2020 is estimated to be $5 million. It could, however, be lower than that because of the petty expenditures he has. He has arrears such as $2.2 million rent and other lawsuits.
Annually, his earnings are between $1 -2 million. The major contributors to his net worth are tours, albums, and other sponsorships. Although he has a classy lifestyle, he still has many chances of having his income growing bigger.