Lil Uzi Vert Biography
Lil Uzi Vert is a famous American rapper, singer, and songwriter who was born and raised in Philadelphia. He debuted after the release of his commercial mixtape Luv is Rage (2015). This opened him a recording contract with Atlantic Records signing under DJ Drama’s Generation Now Imprint.
Uzi further attracted mass attention after the launch of his debut single “Money Longer” in 2016. This hit rose to number 54 on the Billboard Hot 100 later getting certified double platinum.
This song, Money Longer would act as the main single for the subsequent mixtape, Lil Uzi Vert vs the World (2016). This being a project that rose to number 37 on the Billboard 200. Moreover, it contained the song You Was Right which featured at number 40 on the Hot 100.
After his additional two mixtapes in 2016 and 2017 which included the collaboration with Gucci Mane, Uzi featured on the chart-topping Migos single Bad and Boujee. Later in 2017, Uzi secured his first top ten single with “XO Tour Llif3”, peaking at number 7. This song played the lead role in Uzi’s debut studio album Luv Is Rage 2 (2017) which rose to number one on the Billboard 200 and got platinum-certified. In the album, he also had singles like The Way Life Goes and Sauce It Up.
Lil Uzi was nominated for two Grammy Awards including the Best New Artist Award. On March 6, 2020, Lil Uzi released his second studio album, Eternal Atake, a surprise record release as many say. A week later, he launched a follow up to his 2016 mixtape Lil Uzi Vert vs. the World titled Lil Uzi Vert vs. the World 2.
Lil Uzi Vert Age|Real Name
Lil Uzi was born on July 31, 1994, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States. He is 25 years old as of July 2019. His real name is Symere Woods. In addition, Uzi has other names like Vert, Lil Uzi, Renji, Baby Pluto, and Sasuke.
Lil Uzi Girlfriend
Lil Uzi dated his then-girlfriend, fashion designer Brittany Byrd from 2014-2017. Brittany is significantly famous among Woods fans. Byrd was attending Pearsons School of Design after relocating from California to attend school when she met Uzi.
Lil Uzi Family
Uzi’s biological family is not known to us. However, the rapper has a music family which can be solely be attributed to his growth. Vert grew listening to Mike Jones and Ying Yang Twins. He later switched to Wiz Khalifa and Meek Mill, a duo which influenced his future rap style.
Lil Uzi Net Worth
As of 2020, Uzi Vert’s Net Worth is estimated at $17 million dollars. All this is attributed to his success in music specifically the rap industry.