|WYO Chi Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 1 in|
|Date of Birth||May 18, 2004|
WYO Chi is an American rapper and an internet star who burst into the limelight after his single Hardly (2018) got featured by the content-aggregating video blog WorldStarHipHop in May 2018. He had dropped several other numbers in the same year including Flex, Saucy and Spaceship, all of them having garnered more than a million views each on Youtube. WYO Chi has an account on SoundCloud as well, where he has posted his original tracks along with covers of his favorite ones by other artists. He has amassed more than 170k followers on Instagram.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Rapper, Internet star
5 ft 1 in or 155 cm
50 kg or 110 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Puerto Rican descent.
- Tattoos on his body
- Braided hairstyle
WYO Chi Favorite Things
- Part About Los Angeles – Riding of scooters on the beach
- Pastime – Hanging out on the block, Riding 4 wheelers and bikes
- Food – Hoagies made with ham, cheese, and mayonnaise, along with some chips, having enjoyed the best hoagies from a store around his block where he has gone to every day
Source – Young California
WYO Chi Facts
- He hails from Philadelphia.
- WYO Chi started to publish his music online in 2017.
- He has revealed that he got his name from the neighborhood in Philadelphia called Wyoming. He then shortened it to WYO. Chi has been from the character Chi Chi in the film Scarface (1932), which he had watched with his father.
- WYO Chi has recounted that it was when WorldStarHipHop posted him that he realized his success and how important music was in his life and career.
- WYO Chi has found it very important and fruitful to have shifted to Los Angeles, as an up-and-coming artist, as he has been able to network and do crucial things to further his career.
- He has recalled that shooting the video for his single Spaceship had been a lot of fun as his team had a party bus and they would go to Penn’s Landing to do little scenes.
- He has considered his mother to have been his mentor, having affirmed her to have loved his work, encouraged and supported him to do what he naturally enjoys.
- WYO Chi has wanted his followers to understand that money, music, or miracles do not just happen, but that one has to work for what he or she wants.
- He has stated that apart from hip-hop, he has enjoyed making other kinds of music such as trap, romantic as well as music for kids.
- When recording, WYO Chi has been at the studio listening to different beats and choosing the ones he has liked. He has disclosed that the inspiration for his songs and lyrics has basically been his own life experiences and what he did.
- The 3 essential things he has needed in the studio have been an engineer, a beat, and the notes on his phone.
- If WYO Chi were not into music, he would have been involved with sports like football, baseball, and basketball, or even just have ridden bikes.
Featured Image by WYO Chi / Instagram