Lil Yachty is an American rapper and singer best known for his singles “One Night” and “Minnesota”. He gained popularity with the release of his mixtapes “Summer Songs 2” and “Lil Boat”. He released his debut studio album, “Teenage Emotions” in 2017 followed by his second studio album, “Lil Boat 2” in March 2018.
Miles Parks McCollum
Lil Yachty, RD, Darnell Boat, Lil Boat
Birthday / Date of Birth
Lil Yachty was born on 23 August 1996, in Mableton, Georgia, United States.
He’s currenlty 21 years old.
Lil Yatchy attended the Pebblebrook Highschool. He later got enrolled at the Alabama State University in fall 2015 but left his studies to focus on his musical career.
- Father – Shannon McCollum (Photographer)
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – Kodie Shane (Younger Sister)
There’s nothing much known about his personal life as he always avoids questions about it. It seems that he wanted to focus on his musical career rather than making happy relationships.
- In feet – 5 feet 10.5 inches
- In centimeters – 179 cm
- In meters – 1.79 m
- In Kilograms – 73 kg
- In Pounds – 161 lbs
He is known for dying his hair red.
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Lil Yachty first gained fame and recognition in December 2015 when he released his debut single “One Night” as a SounCloud version. The track instantly went viral among music lovers and eventually brought him the much needed fame and signed lucrative deal with renowned labels.
Lil released his debut studio album, Teenage Emotions on May 26, 2017. The album debuted at #3 on the US Billboard as well as topped the music charts in different countries like Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom.
Film & Television Debut
He hasn’t yet starred in any film. He has appeared on the talk show Conan.
Best knwon for his singles “One Night” and “Minnesota” and mixtapes “Summer Songs 2” and “Lil Boat”.
Lil Yachty has done endorsement work for the brands, including Adidas, Christian Dior, EA Sports, Icebox Jewelry, Nautica, Sprite, Urban Outfitter, Target, and Puma.
Lil Yachty Favorites
- Favorite Song – Heat by 50 Cent
- Favorite Food – Pepperoni Pizza
- Favorite Coldplay Songs – Strawberry Swing, Yellow, Clocks
Lil Yachty Net Worth
Lil’s total net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million dollars.
Social Media Profiles
Lil Yachty Facts
He adopted the stage name “Yachty” in 2015 and moved to New York city from his hometown Atlanta to try his luck in music. During this time, he stayed with one of his friends out there and networked with online street fashion personalities, subsequently building his Instagram following.
Growing up, he worked at a McDonald’s restaurant alongside working as an assistant to his father.
After the success of the his single “One Night”, Yachty modeled for Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 3 fashion line in February 2016.
He released his debut mixtape “Lil Boat” in March 2016.
In December 2016, he was featured on the hip hop single “iSpy” by Kyle followed by Tee Grizzley’s single “From the D to the A”, in March 2017.
In September 2015, Yatchy was arrested along with a a man in connection with credit card fraud at a mall in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. He was later released after posting a bail bond of $11,000.
He has his own line of merchandise