Jeffery Lamar Williams, known by his stage name Young Thug, is an American rapper, singer and songwriter. He is considered an influential figure of his generation, his music influencing the modern sound of hip hop and trap music. Known for his eccentric fashion and vocals, Thug initially released a series of indie mixtapes starting in 2011 with I Came from Nothing. In early 2013, he signed with 1017 Records from Gucci Mane, and later that year released his first 1017 Thug mixtape with critical acclaim. Young Thug received major recognition in 2014 with his singles "Stoner" and "Danny Glover" as well as appearances on several singles, including "About the Money" by TI, "Hookah" by Tyga and "Lifestyle" by Rich Gang. That year, he also signed with Lyor Cohen's 300 Entertainment and collaborated on the mixtape Rich Gang: Tha Tour Pt. 1. In 2015, he amassed a number of mixtapes, including Barter 6 and two parts of his Slime Season series. .
|Birth name||Jeffery Lamar Williams|
|Also known as||Jeffery, SEX, Thugger|
|Born||August 16, 1991, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.|
|Genres||Hip hop, trap, mumble rap, pop rap|
|Occupation(s)||Rapper, singer, songwriter|
|Labels||YSL, 300, Atlantic, Cash Money, 1017 Brick Squad|
|Associated acts||Bankroll Mafia, Birdman, Carnage, Chris Brown, Future, Gucci Mane, Gunna, Lil Keed, Lil Uzi Vert, Migos, Rich Homie Quan, Travis Scott|
|Young Thug's Twitter|
|Young Thug's Instagram|
|Young Thug's Facebook|
|Youtube||Young Thug's Youtube|
|IMDb||Young Thug's IMDb|
|Spotify||Young Thug's Spotify|
|SoundCloud||Young Thug's SoundCloud|
|iTunes||Young Thug's iTunes|
He was signed to 1017 Brick Squad Records from Gucci Mane after Mane listened to his first three mixtapes I Came From Nothing Part 1, 2 and 3.
He is part of a list of 25 new candidates to follow by Complex in 2013.
His birth name is Jeffrey Williams. He has six children with four different wives. In 2015, he got engaged to Jerrika Karlae; however, they broke up later in 2017.
He performed in the same Fool's Day Off show with Trick Daddy in 2013
- The rapper is from Georgia (US state)
- Artists saving money
- Artists Asylum Records
- Rapper pop music
- Rapper Atlanta
- Writer-composer from Georgia (State of the United States)
- Southern hip hop musician
- American hip-hop singer
- African-American musician
Latest information about Young Thug updated on May 10 2021.