Thebe Neruda Kgositsile
Randomblackdude, DJ Earl Fletcher, Sly Tendencies, Early Man, Papa Swamp, Chef Sweaty
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Earl went to the UCLA Lab School in Los Angeles and then, to the New Roads High School in Santa Monica.
Rapper, record producer, songwriter, actor
- Father – Keorapetse Kgositsile (Poet and Political Activist)
- Mother – Cheryl Harris (Law Professor at University of California)
- Siblings – Randy Mafalanka (Brother)
Vocals, keyboards, drums, modulator
Tan Cressida, Columbia Records
5 ft 11 in or 180 cm
70 kg or 154 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Earl Sweatshirt has dated –
- Mallory Llewellyn (2013) – Earl Sweatshirt started going out with model Mallory Llewellyn in 2013. He was serious about her. However, their relationship didn’t last long as Mallory dumped him for his drug habit.
- Kinda Salty (2014) – In 2014, he was reported to be in a relationship with a glamour model Kinda Salty. Their relationship ended after she became suspicious of him cheating on her. Apparently, she had found a picture of another girl drinking from the cup at Earl’s place.
Note – As per an interview given to Guardian in July 2015, Earl had found a new girlfriend. But, her identity wasn’t revealed.
Race / Ethnicity
Earl’s body specifications like chest, waist and biceps measurements are unknown.
He is speculated to be wearing a shoe of size 12 (US).
Earl hasn’t endorsed any brand.
His religious views aren’t known.
Best Known For
The tremendous success of his debut album, Doris
Earl released his debut studio album Doris in August 2013. It reached #1 on “Top Rap Albums.”
Earl debuted with Wolf as himself.
First TV Show
From 2013 to 2014, Earl Sweatshirt was seen in sketch comedy series Loiter Squad as himself.
After suffering a severe burnout and body imbalance due to malnourishment, Earl decided to hire a personal trainer and flip his lifestyle around. He has been regularly hitting the gym in Hollywood and strictly following a bulk-up program designed by his trainer.
When it comes to diet, he follows a five-meal per day diet plan. He ensures that his meals are generously big. For example, his noon meal includes egg whites, chicken sausage, and potatoes.
He prefers to have his oatmeal prepared with goji berry, raisins, and sliced bananas. Earl powers his new healthy lifestyle with protein packed smoothies that have hemp protein, chia seeds and a healthy addition of ginger punch. Plus, he has given up weed for a better lifestyle.
Earl Sweatshirt Favorite Things
- Fruit – Peaches
- Songs – Throw Dem Gunz (By Lil Ugly Mane), Throwback (By Vince Staples), It’s Me (By Adriane Young), All I Need (By Radiohead), Real Niggers (By Dipset)
Source – YouTube
Earl Sweatshirt Facts
- Not impressed by the references to murder and rape in his debut mixtape, his mother decided to send him to a boarding school in Samoa.
- In May 2015, he canceled his concert performances as his weight threatened to plunge below the accepted health levels.
- As part of his study program in Samoa, he had to work with victims of sexual assault.
- By staying at Coral Reef Academy, he was also able to address his marijuana addiction problem.
- Music artists like Eminem, James Pants, Jay-Z, Madvillain, and MF DOOM have influenced Earl’s career.
- Earl is very good friends with Frank Ocean and Tyler, The Creator.
- Visit his official website @ earlsweatshirt.com.
- Follow Earl on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube VEVO, and iTunes.