DeAndre Cortez Way
Soulja Boy Tell ‘Em, Soulja Boy
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, singer-songwriter
- Father – Tracy Way
- Siblings – Deion Jenkins (Younger Brother) (Died on March 22, 2011, at night time via a crash crash)
His career is managed by Miami Mike.
Hip hop, pop-rap, trap
Collipark, Interscope, SODMG
In 2020, Soulja Boy’s net worth was $30 million as per CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
67 kg or 148 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Soulja Boy dated –
- Lil Mama (2007-2008) – For just more than a year, Soulja Boy and singer Lil Mama dated from September 2007 to November 2008.
- Meagan Good (2008-2009) – Soulja Boy dated actress Meagan Good from November 2008 to January 2009. There is 9 years of age difference between the two (Soulja Boy being younger than Good).
- Teyana Taylor (2009) – From May 2009 to October 2009, Soulja Boy dated singer Teyana Taylor after she separated from Aubrey Graham.
- Rosa Acosta (2009) – In July 2009, Soulja Boy started dating Dominican glamour model Rosa Acosta. After 2 months of dating, the two got engaged in September 2009. But, the relationship soon saw an end in November 2009.
- Keri Hilson (2009-2010) – Soulja Boy dated ON and OFF with singer Keri Hilson from August 2009 to October 2010.
- Trina (2009-2013) – The two rappers Trina and Soulja Boy had a long relationship. They dated ON and OFF from September 2009 to March 2013.
- Sheneka Adams (2010) – The rapper had a fling with the American glamour model, Sheneka Adams in 2010.
- Kat Stacks (2010) – In August 2010, he had an encounter with the Venezuelan glamour model, Kat Stacks.
- Diamond (2010-2013) – The rapper was romantically linked to another rapper Diamond from September 2010 to August 2013. They dated ON and OFF.
- Lisa Ann (2011) – In 2011, Soulja had s*x with adult film actress Lisa Ann who is nearly 18 years his senior.
- Irene The Dream (2012-2013) – Soulja Boy and model Irene The Dream were an item from December 2012 to March 2013.
- Karrine Steffans (2013-2014) – In June 2013, Soulja Boy commenced dating author Karrine Steffans. She is famous for the Vixen series of books. They split in September 2014.
- India Westbrooks (2013-2014; 2015) – In September 2013, Soulja Boy hooked up with glamour model India Westbrooks. They remained an item until May 2014. They reconciled later in July 2015 and dated for about 2 months until September 2015.
- Brittish Williams (2016-Present) – In October 2016, he started dating reality TV star, Brittish Williams.
Race / Ethnicity
He is speculated to be wearing a shoe of size 9 (US).
Takova Android Tablet, Sprayground bags
He has not publicly revealed about his religious beliefs. But, he is probably a Christian.
Best Known For
His raps and hit singles such as “Crank That (Soulja Boy)”, “Kiss Me Thru the Phone”, “Turn My Swag On”.
The rapper released his first album Souljaboytellem.com on October 2, 2007 via Collipark, and Interscope Records. The album charted at #1 in US Rap Albums list, #4 in US Billboard 200 and US Hip Hop Albums list, #9 in New Zealand and likewise.
It was able to make 949,000 sales of the album and got the certification of Platinum in America.
The album featured the hit single “Crank That (Soulja Boy)”.
He appeared in the 2008 film What’s at Stake? for his small role as himself.
First TV Show
In 2007, he appeared in the talk show The Ellen DeGeneres Show as himself.
Soulja Boy Favorite Things
- Food – Chili cheese fries
- TV Show – Death Note (2006-2007)
- Song – Keep Ya Head Up (By Tupac)
- Album – All Eyez On Me (By Tupac)
- New Artist – Diggy Simmons
- Video Games – Skate 3, Gears Of War 3
- Quote – To Be Or Not To Be
- Place To Escape – Tokyo, Japan (When he went on a tour to Japan, he felt like he was 30 years into the future)
- Film – The Social Network (2010)
- Book – The Art Of War (By Sun Tzu)
Source – Spin
Soulja Boy Facts
- Soulja Boy relocated to Atlanta at the age of six and to Batesville, Mississippi at 14.
- During his school time, he used to write his goals (weekly goal, monthly goal, yearly goal, aim in life) in a diary.
- He is the youngest black millionaire.
- Soulja Boy lost his younger brother, Deion Jenkins in March 2011, when Jenkins was 14. He died in a car accident in Charleston, MS.
- He challenged Bow Wow on February 2, 2009, to race in their own Lamborghinis.
- In 2008, he appeared in an event called YouTube Live, which streamed live on the Internet from Tokyo and San Francisco.
- His favorite way to pass time on the road is to play games on Xbox and PS3.
- Connect with Soulja Boy on Twitter, iTunes, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, and MySpace.