|Chief Keef Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||August 15, 1995|
Chief Keef is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. His discography consists of albums, extended plays, mixtapes, and tracks like Finally Rich, Dedication, Bang 3, Bang 3, Pt. 2, Back from the Dead, Almighty So, Sorry 4 the Weight, Two Zero One Seven, Thot Breaker, Hate Bein’ Sober (ft. 50 Cent and Wiz Khalifa), Love Sosa, Nobody (ft. Kanye West), Macaroni Time, Faneto, Boost, Awesome, Fireman (ft. YoungBoy Never Broke Again), and Sosa Chamberlain. He is also regarded as a major influence on contemporary hip hop through his innovation with the drill subgenre.
Keith Farrelle Cozart
Chief Keef, Sosa, Chief Sosa, Almighty Sosa, Otto
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Chief went to Dulles Elementary School and then to a therapeutic day school named Banner School.
He took admission in Dyett High School but dropped out at 15.
Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
- Father – Alfonso Cozart
- Mother – Lolita Carter
- Siblings – He has a younger brother and sister.
- Others – Fredo Santana (Cousin) (Rapper), Tadoe (Cousin) (Rapper)
Glo Gang Management
Hip hop, drill, trap, mumble rap, gangsta rap, punk rap
Glo Gang, 1017 Brick Squad, FilmOn Music, E1, RBC Records, Fontana, Interscope Records
His net worth had been $1 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
6 ft or 183 cm
76 kg or 167.5 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Chief Keef has dated –
- Celina Powell – He had a fling with model Celina Powell in the past.
- Rashieda Saunders – He once dated Rashieda Saunders and they have a child together.
- Nastassia Smith (2011) – It is RUMORed that Chief Keef had an affair with reality television personality Nastassia Smith in June 2011.
- Pretty Mesha – Glamour model Pretty Mesha and he had dated each other in the past. They got engaged in 2013.
- Teanna Trump (2013) – Adult actor Teanna Trump and Chief Keef hooked up in 2013.
- Slim Danger (2015) – He had an encounter with adult star Slim Danger in October 2015. The affair resulted in the birth of a child.
- Ayana Charm (2017) – In April 2017, Chief Keef started going out with glamor model Ayana Charm but the romance ended the following month.
Note – Keef has 4 children including daughter Kayden Kash Cozart (aka Kay Kay). His 2nd child was again a daughter. He named his 3rd child, a son as Krüe Karter Cozart.
Race / Ethnicity
Lots of tattoos
He is speculated to be wearing a shoe of size 9 (US).
Sosa has signed endorsement deals with Been Trill, Beats by Dre, Million Dollar Game Club, etc.
He also hinted at signing a deal with Adidas in December 2013.
Best Known For
His songs like I Don’t Like, Love Sosa, Hate Bein’ Sober, etc.
In December 2012, he released his first album Finally Rich via Interscope Records. It reached #2 in Top Rap Albums in the U.S.
Chief Keef Favorite Things
- Ferrari Car – 438
- Shoes – Air Jordan
Source – Complex.com
Chief Keef Facts
- Keith Cozart was named after his uncle who had died.
- Chief was born when his mom was 16. In fact, Chief also became a dad at 16.
- He was raised by his mom and grandmother.
- Keef founded his own record label Glory Boyz Entertainment (GBE) in 2014 and had owned a 40% share during the establishment of GBE.
- In January 2013, he was sued by promotion company Team Major for $75,000 as Keef had to perform at IndigO2 Arena in London in December 2012, but didn’t appear.
- He was arrested for some hours on May 20, 2013, for publicly smoking marijuana.
- In May 2013, Keef was arrested again for overspeeding (driving at 110 mph in 55 mph zone) and driving with more passengers than allowed by law in Chicago.
- His nickname “Sosa” has been taken from the movie Scarface (1983) referring to the drug dealer “Sosa”.
- In September 2012, his Instagram account was banned as he uploaded a picture of him getting fellatio from a female fan. Later, he created a new account.
- He tweeted about him retiring from the rapping business in March 2016, but it proved to be wrong later on.
- In January 2017, Chief Keef was arrested for allegedly beating up and robbing a producer named Ramsay Tha Great, who claimed that Chief Keef stole his Rolex watch and also pointed firearms at him. However, the charges were dropped against him due to lack of evidence.
- In June 2017, he was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia and smoking cannabis. In April 2019, it was revealed that he had pled no contest and was given a suspended sentence.
- On November 30, 2017, he released his 3rd studio album Dedication and it peaked at number #39 on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard) chart and at number #97 on the US Billboard 200 chart.
- In March 2019, he teamed up with Zaytoven for a collaborative mixtape titled Glotoven.
- Chief Keef was featured in Lil Uzi Vert‘s 2020 album Lil Uzi Vert vs. the World 2 with a performance on the track, Bean (Kobe). The song managed to reach the 19th spot on Billboard Hot 100 chart and became his highest-charting song.
- In June 2022, he founded the record label 43B (aka Forget Everybody) and also announced its first signee, Lil Gnar.