|Lil Uzi Vert Quick Info
|5 ft 4 in
|Date of Birth
|July 31, 1994
Lil Uzi Vert is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur whose music is often defined by dark subject matters and imagery built on a melodic emo approach to trap. Over the years, they have released multiple tracks, albums, mixtapes, and extended plays like Luv Is Rage 2, Eternal Atake, The Perfect LUV Tape, You Was Right, Sanguine Paradise, The Way Life Goes (ft. Oh Wonder), Futsal Shuffle 2020, New Patek, That Way, Go Off (with Quavo and Travis Scott), and XO Tour Llif3.
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Lil Uzi Vert went to Sayre High School. They also attended Northeast High School, Olney High School, and Camelot High School. (via The Fader)
However, they didn’t complete their high school education as they wanted to focus on their rapping career and dropped out in the senior year. They also found school too slow for their taste.
Rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur
Lil Uzi Vert has been signed with –
- Paradigm Talent Agency
- One Management, Model Agency, New York City, New York, United States
Hip hop, trap, cloud rap, emo rap, punk rap
Generation Now, Atlantic Records, Roc Nation
In 2021, their net worth was $16 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 4 in or 163 cm
65 kg or 143.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Lil Uzi Vert has dated –
- Brittany Renner – The information regarding Lil Uzi Vert’s relationship with model and social media star Brittany Renner came out after the release of her book Judge This Cover. In the book, they were given the name Hector in the chapter, Dancing with the Devil. After the release of the book, she related Chapter 7 with their picture through an Instagram post and stated: “I swallowed your kids twice before noon, I call that a Champion’s Breakfast.” She also claimed that Lil Uzi was dating other girls while they were in a relationship.
- Brittany Byrd (2014-2019) – Lil Uzi Vert started their on-and-off relationship with stylist Brittany Byrd in the early months of 2014. They made no attempts to hide their relationship and her bright-colored hairstyles are just as popular as Lil Uzi. She has served as their stylist and they readily discusses her influence on their life in their interviews. In a 2016 interview, they made a symbolic revelation about their relationship as they revealed that they had split for a week. In June 2016, their relationship seemed to have ended for good as she tweeted ‘Single’, and soon after, they released their single, Stole Your Luv, in which they talked about the end of their relationship. It was rumored that she had cheated on them. However, they soon shot down rumors of their breakup and tweeted a picture of them together accompanied by the caption, ‘More than friends.’ They put all the speculation about their relationship to bed by casting her in the music video for their single, Money Longer.
- DreamDoll (2018) – They had a short-term romance with rapper and reality TV personality DreamDoll in the year 2018.
- JT (2019-Present) – In October 2019, they began dating rapper JT of the City Girls. They also have a tattoo dedicated to her on their left hand.
Race / Ethnicity
Lil Uzi Vert is of African-American descent.
However, they have a penchant for coloring their hair with different shades.
- Multicolored dreadlock hairdo
- Septum piercing
Lil Uzi Vert’s song has appeared in a Ravioli commercial.
Best Known For
- Having worked with the music group, Migos for their single, Bad and Boujee, which managed to reach the number #1 spot on the US Billboard Hot 100
- Having collaborated with the leading music artists such as Young Thug, Wiz Khalifa, and Gucci Mane
As a Singer
In August 2014, they released their first mixtape, The Real Uzi.
Their debut single, Money Longer as a leading artist was released in February 2016.
First TV Show
Lil Uzi Vert was seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in 2017.
Lil Uzi Vert’s Favorite Things
- Influences – Marilyn Manson, Wiz Khalifa, Kanye West, A$AP Rocky, Lil Wayne, Pharrell Williams, Young Thug, the Ying Yang Twins
Source – Wikipedia
Lil Uzi Vert’s Facts
- Lil Uzi Vert uses “they/them” pronouns.
- In their interviews, they have credited their school friend William Aston for introducing them to rapping. They had heard Aston freestyling and had approached him. Aston encouraged them to give it a try.
- They were discovered by producer and DJ Don Cannon after he heard their track on the radio played by DJ Diamond Kuts. Cannon passed a word about their talent to DJ Drama and they signed up Lil Uzi for their record label, Generation Now.
- They decided to adopt the Lil Uzi moniker because of their rapping style. One of their friends had told them that they rapped like a machine gun and they decided to adapt Lil Uzi as their stage name.
- They have often stated in their interview that they started rapping just for money. They had no particular interest in it. In fact, they have claimed in some interviews that they hate rapping.
- In May 2017, the police authorities arrested a teenager in California after he threatened to shoot up his high school if Lil Uzi didn’t release Luv is Rage 2 album.
- In December 2016, they were arrested by the authorities in Atlanta for several traffic violations while riding a dirt bike. They were also accused of speeding away from police and trying to flee on foot after they had lost balance on the bike.
- During their early struggling days, they used to work as a stock person at the Bottom Dollar store. After they quit their job, their mother kicked them out of the house.
- They got the word “Faith” tattooed on their forehead so that they would focus only on their rap career. Their logic was that they can’t go for a job interview with that face tattoo.
- They are particularly fond of face tattoos. They have got ‘God is king’ tattooed in a circle below their left eye.
- On March 6, 2020, they released their 2nd studio album, Eternal Atake, which included songs like Baby Pluto, You Better Move, Homecoming, Chrome Heart Tags, I’m Sorry, and Secure the Bag. The album was released via Generation Now and Atlantic Records as a surprise release and debuted atop the US Billboard 200, becoming Lil Uzi Vert’s second US number-one album.
- They have also got a number of Adinkra symbols from the Asante tribe of West Africa tattooed on their face. They have no ancestral connection with the tribe.
- In February 2021, Lil Uzi showcased a $24 million pink diamond of 10 and 11 carats attached to their forehead. They even revealed that they had spent almost 4 years to pay for the $24 million diamond and it was by their favorite jewelry designer, Elliot Eliantte.
- In October 2021, they released a new single titled Demon High.
- In July 2022, Lil Uzi released a new EP titled Red & White.
- In June 2023, they released a new studio album titled Pink Tape.