|Slim Thug Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||September 8, 1980|
Slim Thug is an American rapper who rose to mainstream acclaim for his contribution to the hit single by rapper Mike Jones titled Still Tippin’. Over the years, he has worked on a number of albums and songs such as Already Platinum, Boss Life, Tha Thug Show, Hogg Life: The Beginning, Hogg Life, Vol. 2: Still Surviving, Hogg Life, Vol. 3: Hustler of the Year, Hogg Life, Vol. 4: American King, Boss of All Bosses, Welcome 2 Houston, Suga Daddy Slim: On tha Prowl, Thug Life, I Ain’t Heard of That (ft. Pharrell and Bun B), Incredible Feelin’ (ft. Jazze Pha), Wood Grain Wheel, 3 Kings (ft. T.I. and Bun B), Thug, Coming Down (Every Town) (ft. Kirko Bangz, Big K.R.I.T., and Z-Ro), I Run (ft. Yelawolf), and Gangsta (ft. Z-Ro).
Stayve Jerome Thomas
Houston, Texas, United States
Houston, Texas, United States
- Siblings – Raymond Thomas (Brother)
Slim Thug has been represented by Big Hev.
Hip Hop, Gangsta Rap, Southern Hip Hop
Swishahouse, Star Trak, Boss Hogg Outlawz, Interscope Records, E1 Music, Rap-A-Lot
His net worth had been $2 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
6 ft 5 in or 195.5 cm
111 kg or 245 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Slim Thug has dated –
- Letoya Luckett – Slim Thug was in a relationship with Destiny’s Child member Letoya Luckett in the past. In 2008, they were reported to have got engaged. But about two years later, Luckett had dumped Slim Thug for having cheated on her and fathering a baby with another girl.
- Nicole Alexander (2006) – He allegedly had an encounter with television personality Nicole Alexander in May 2006.
- Alicia Jammer (2014) – Slim Thug started going out with socialite Alicia Jammer in early 2014. They made their relationship public by getting cozy at the Thug’s birthday party, which was organized by his new girlfriend.
Race / Ethnicity
- Tall body
- Numerous tattoos
- Close cropped hairstyle
Slim Thug has done endorsement work for the Texan Wire Wheels, FUBU Relaunch, etc.
Best Known For
- Contribution to popular track Still Tippin’ by Mike Jones
- The big success of his debut album, Already Platinum
As a solo artist, Slim Thug released his first studio album, Already Platinum in July 2005. It reached #2 on Billboard 200.
As a part of Boss Hogg Outlawz group, Boyz-n-Blue was his debut album.
Slim Thug made his film debut in 2008 with the drama film Days of Wrath.
First TV Show
Slim Thug made his first TV show appearance in 2005 with music documentary In the Lab as himself.
After being diagnosed with high blood pressure problem, Slim Thug decided to adopt a healthier lifestyle. He hired Milton Harris as his trainer, who decided to devise a five days a week workout routine for his new client.
He also had him running 3 miles at his hometown’s Memorial Park 5 days a week. He lost about 60 pounds through his fitness regime.
However, his efforts to eat clean and healthy weren’t as effective as his workout routine. He does gorge on cheeseburgers and smokes a lot also.
Slim Thug Favorite Things
- BBQ Joint in Houston – Burns BBQ
- Burns Meal – Baked Potato
Source – First We Feast
Slim Thug Facts
- He derives the first part of his moniker from his lanky and tall figure in his teens. The second part comes from the perception of him due to his then French braids hairstyle and habit of wearing sunglasses.
- He established his independent label, Boss Hogg Outlawz after realizing that he could make more money by distributing his mixtapes on his own.
- In June 2010, he was embroiled in a huge controversy after his remarks on the treatment of black men by white and black women. In the controversial statements released by Vibe, he said, “it’s hard to find [a successful black man] so Black women have to bow down and let it be known that they gotta start working hard; they gotta start cooking and being down for they man more. …White women treat they man like a king.”
- In 2012, he published his own financial self-help book, How to Survive in a Recession, in which he served the classic financial wisdom in his own unique style.
- He has dabbled in real estate and has contributed articles on the topic for various publications such as New York Times.
- On November 19, 2013, he released his 4th studio album titled Boss Life and it features guest appearances from artists like Big K.R.I.T., Paul Wall, Chamillionaire, Z-Ro, Bun B, Yo Gotti, Kevin Gates, and Nipsey Hussle. The album peaked at number #28 on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard) chart.
- His 5th solo studio album titled Hogg Life: The Beginning was released on February 17, 2015, via Hogg Life/Empire Distribution and it peaked at number #8 on the US Top Rap Albums (Billboard) chart.
- In March 2020, he released a new album titled Thug Life.
- In 2020, it was revealed that Slim Thug had tested positive for COVID-19.