Young Thug is an Ameican Rapper, Songwriter, and record producer. His real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams. Likewise, he came to the rise after collaborations with famous rappers and singers.
Recently, Young thug released a music video London featuring J. Cole, and Travis Scott and has hit the web with his queer vocal and lyrics.
Here is more you need to know about Young Thug Personal life, career, Fiance, children, net worth and more.
Jeffery Lamar Williams A.K.A Young Thug was born on August 16, 1991, in Sylvan Hills, Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Although information about his parents is not available, he was tenth of their eleven children.
He studied in the local school but he never concentrated on his studies. Rather, he would hang out with friends and beat the crap out of teachers and students. Well, Lil Wayne as his idol after all. He told interviewers that he once broke the teacher’s arm and went to juvenile prison for 4 years.
Young Thug had a guest appearance on TruRoyal’s song “She can go” to debut his career in 2010. Later, in 2011, and 2012, he released three installments of ‘I came from Nothing’ mixtape series. This was a breakthrough point of his career as he was called up by rapper Gucci Mane for singing to his label Asylum/Atlantic, and 1017 Brick Squad records in 2013.
Likewise, he also released another mixtape ‘1017 Thug’, his first project. The album was included in Pitchfork albums of the year, Complex’s top 50 best albums of 2013.
Young Thug was associated with signing a deal with Birdman’s Rich Gang in 2014. Moreover, he also recorded multiple songs with Kanye West, Drake (Sacrifices, and Ice Melts), Clavin Harris(Heartstroke), Dj Carnage, Travis Scott(London) and many other renowned singers.
Similarly, He also featured in Billboard’s top 100 ‘Havana’ alongside Camilla Cabello and Diplo’s ‘Bankroll’.
Besides, he also featured in fashion-based commercials and products. Vibe Magazine closely observed him as a fashion icon. On the contrary, he had a rough legal journey and involved in lots of accusations like a drunk and drive, a lawsuit against failing to perform in concert, slapping women outside a nightclub, gambling and so on.
Gucci mane called him to sing alongside and his career breakthrough took place. Nonetheless, his personal life breakthrough as well. He met Jerrika Karlae in the studio and dated for 2 years. Apparently, they were engaged in 2015.
Jerrika Karlae is a swimsuit designer and a businesswoman dealing with fashion designs and development. Most of the fans and followers love her from Young Thug’s single “Worth it”.
They did have some fights over the social media about Young Thug cheating on her. Eventually, they broke up and even threatened each other but their hearts were all about each other. So, they forgave each other and were a couple once more.
I'm definitely back on the market tho 💋
— IG : OKAYKARLAE LIL BITTY BITCH (@OkayKarlae) October 4, 2017
Looks like Young Thug didn’t learn family planning measures or maybe he just like being a daddy.
The star has 6 kids from 4 women Young Thug has previously involved with.
As per their mother’s privacy requests, information about them is not available. Well, he has a squad of children but does provide child support to every one of them.
Young Thug has all his career earnings as a rapper and a successful one as well.
As of 2019, Young Thug’s net worth is $5 million. The amount will rise near future as he is just 27 and has many years to expand his career and earnings.