Lil Uzi Vert is an American rapper and songwriter. He is best known for his chartbusting single ‘Bad and Boujee’ which peaked at number one position on the ‘US Billboard Hot 100.’ Uzi’s interest in rapping began when he was in high school.
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Lil Uzi Vert Biography
Symere Bysil Woods (born July 31, 1994), known professionally as Lil Uzi Vert, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Woods is characterized by his facial tattoos, facial piercings, eccentric hairstyles and androgynous fashion, imagery built on a melodic emo approach to trap. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Lil Uzi Vert gained initial recognition following the release of the commercial mixtape Luv Is Rage (2015), which led to a recording contract with Atlantic Records, to whom he signed to under DJ Drama’s Generation Now imprint.
Lil Uzi Vert developed an interest in rapping after listening to Marilyn Manson and Kanye 808. He soon realized that this form of music was close to his heart. He was jealous of all the attention that his friend Marilyn Manson was getting and that is why he began rapping.
His career started when he made his debut in some of DJ Diamond Kuts’ tracks. His ‘Dej Loaf,’ a dedication to the Detroit vocalist, caught the attention of Don Cannon who along with DJ Drama and Leighton Morrison helped Lil Uzi land a record deal under ‘Generations Now’ and ‘Atlantic Records.’
Uzi gained attention after being featured on Carnage’s single ‘WDYW’ with ASAP Ferg and Rich The Kid’ in 2015. By December, he had come up with his first commercial and third overall mixtape ‘Luv Is Rage.’
In 2017, he released ‘Luv is Rage 2,’ a sequel to his first popular mixtape.
‘Eternal Atake,’ the first single from the album ‘New Patek,’ was released on September 18, 2018. The same year, he was featured on Lil Pump’s single ‘Multi Millionaire.’
In April 2019, he signed with ‘Roc Nation.’ His singles, ‘Sanguine Paradise’ and ‘That’s a Rack,’ were released the same month.
Lil Uzi Vert Net Worth
Lil Uzi Vert is an American hip hop artist who has a net worth of $16 million. In touring years he has at times been one of the highest paid rappers in the world. For example, between September 2017 and September 2018, Lil Uzi Vert earned an astounding $20 million. That was enough to make him one of 20 highest-paid rappers on the planet for that time frame. In the same time period he had 3.5 billion streaming views and played an impressive 76 live shows around the world.