|Iamsu! Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||November 16, 1989|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Iamsu! is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer known as a part of the production team The Invasion as well as for being the lead member of the hip hop group The HBK Gang. Formed in 2008, The HBK Gang (abbreviation for the Heartbreak Gang) has released mixtapes and singles like STU Freestyle and Gang Forever. In addition to that, Iamsu! has also released various albums, tracks, mixtapes, and extended plays such as Sincerely Yours, Only That Real (ft. 2 Chainz and Sage the Gemini), Kilt III, Blessed, Boss Up V, 06 Solara, California, Su! The Right Thing, $uzy 6 $peed, Young California, Eyes on Me, Boss Up, I Love My Squad, Let Go (ft. Tank), Hipster Girls, By My Side, and The Way It Go.
Sudan Ameer Williams
Iamsu!, Su, Suzy
Richmond, Contra Costa County, California, United States
Iamsu! studied at Pinole Valley High School, a high school located in Pinole, California.
Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
Hip Hop, Hyphy
Eyes On Me, HBK Gang
6 ft 3 in or 190.5 cm
80 kg or 176.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- Although he was born in Richmond, California, he later shifted to Pinole in Contra Costa County, California.
- Growing up, Iamsu! used to listen to reggae music and artists such as Kanye West, R. Kelly, Aaliyah, Marching Band, and The Grammar Band.
- Iamsu! was 14 years old when he started making music. It has been stated that he was “always playing with instruments and messing around with music” around that time.
- On June 6, 2013, he released his 5th solo mixtape, Kilt II and it consists of songs like Father God, Hold It Down (ft. Kool John and Skipper), Let Go (ft. Tank), Changes, Float (ft. Ty Dolla Sign and Terrace Martin), Yeah Yeah, Millions, Return of the Mac (ft. P-Lo and Sage The Gemini), and 100 Grand (Remix) (ft. Juvenile, Problem, and Kool John).
- Kilt II was ranked at #26 on the US Heatseekers Albums (Billboard) chart and at #52 on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard) chart.
- His debut studio album titled Sincerely Yours was released on May 13, 2014, and it includes songs like What You ‘Bout (ft. Wiz Khalifa and Berner), I Love My Squad, Girls, Only That Real (ft. 2 Chainz and Sage the Gemini), Problems, Back On Your Mind (ft. Kool John and Skipper), Martina, T.W.D.Y. (ft. Too Short and E-40), Ascencion, Stop Signs, and No Secret.
- Complex named Sincerely Yours the 36th best album of the first half of 2014 and the album was ranked at #8 on the US Independent Albums (Billboard) chart, at #12 on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard) chart, and at #50 on the US Billboard 200 chart.
- Some other members of the hip hop collective named The HBK Gang have been Sage the Gemini, Kehlani, P-Lo, IsThatCJ, Rossi, Jay Ant, Kool John, Skipper, Azure, and Dave Steezy.
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