|Jeezy Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||September 28, 1977|
Jeezy is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, and actor. He was signed to Def Jam Recordings in 2004 and has released multiple albums and songs such as The Inspiration: Thug Motivation 102, Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101, Church in These Streets, Seen It All: The Autobiography, I Luv It, TM103: Hustler’z Ambition, Pressure, My Hood, TM104: The Legend of the Snowman, The Recession, The Recession 2, And Then What (ft. Mannie Fresh), Go Getta (ft. R. Kelly), My President (ft. Nas), Crazy World, I Do (ft. Jay-Z and André 3000), and Trap or Die 3. Moreover, he has also been the de facto leader of the southern hip hop group United Streets Dopeboyz of America (U.S.D.A), and a former member of the Bad Boy Records’ rap group Boyz n da Hood.
Jay Wayne Jenkins
Lil J, Jeezy, Young Jeezy, The Snowman, Jeezus, Snow, Big Sno
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Rapper, songwriter, record producer, actor
- Siblings – Katrina Wright (Sister)
- Others – Yung Joc (Cousin) (Rapper)
Young Jeezy has been signed with –
- ICM Partners, Talent and Literary Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States
- Envision Business Management Group, Talent Management Company, East Point, Georgia, United States
Hip-hop, trap, Southern hip hop, gangsta rap
- CTE World
- Def Jam
His net worth had been $10 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
174 lbs or 79 kg
Girlfriend / Spouse
Young Jeezy has dated –
- Bella Montana – He had an affair with glamor model Bella Montana in the past.
- LoLa Monroe – Jeezy once had an affair with Ethiopian glamor model LoLa Monroe.
- Tynesha Dykes (1993-1997) – Young Jeezy dated Tynesha Dykes between 1993 and 1997. The duo parents 2 sons – Shyheim Jenkins (b. August 24, 1995) and Jadarius Jenkins (b. July 29, 1996).
- Keyshia Cole (2005–2007) – In November 2005, Jeezy started dating the American singer Keyshia Cole. The couple was in a relationship for almost 2 years and broke up in October 2007.
- Mialy (2007) – In September 2007, Jeezy had a fling with Mialy.
- Khloé Kardashian (2008-2009) – He began dating media personality, socialite, and model Khloé Kardashian in November 2008 but they broke up the following year in April.
- Mahlet “Mahi” Gebremedhin (2010-2018) – In the year 2010, Jeezy started going out with Mahlet “Mahi” Gebremedhin and their daughter, Amra Nor Jenkins, was born on February 27, 2014. The couple reportedly got engaged in 2016 but eventually broke up in 2018.
- Jasmine Sanders (2011) – Towards the end of 2011, the German model Jasmine Sanders and Jeezy dated briefly.
- Jeannie Mai (2018-Present) – In November 2018, Jeezy started dating model and TV personality Jeannie Mai. The couple got engaged on March 27, 2020, and tied the knot in an intimate ceremony at their home on March 27, 2021, in Atlanta, Georgia. In September 2021, it was revealed that the couple was expecting their first child together. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Monaco Mai Jenkins in January 2022.
Race / Ethnicity
- Often wears a headscarf and eyeglasses
- Scratchy voice
9.5 (US) or 9 (UK) or 43 (EU)
Young Jeezy has appeared in a TV commercial for Avion Silver tequila in 2014.
Best Known For
Jeezy is well known for being the leader of the USDA (United Streets Dopeboyz of America) rap group and for being a member of BMF (Black Mafia Family) and Boyz n da Hood.
He is also known for his album Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101 and he was able to sell 1,933,000 copies in the U.S. and was ranked #1 on the US Top Rap Albums list in 2005.
Young Jeezy released his first music album on August 31, 2001, by the name Thuggin’ Under the Influence (T. U. I.) via his independent record label Corporate Thugz Entertainment (CTE). The album consisted of 18 tracks.
In 2009, Jeezy appeared in the comedy movie Janky Promoters as himself.
First TV Show
Jeezy has not been a part of any of the TV shows yet as an actor. For the most part, he has appeared on numerous talk shows and made several guest appearances.
Jeezy Favorite Things
- Rappers – Tupac Shakur, B-Legit, Juvenile, Scarface, Ice Cube
Source – Rap-up.com
- As a kid, Jeezy moved to Atlanta, Georgia.
- Instead of becoming a rapper, previously, he wanted to have a background role in the music industry.
- Young is a director of CTE (Corporate Thugz Entertainment).
- He is friends with the popular American rapper Jay-Z.
- He once stated that he had a hard time growing up, characterizing his childhood as “empty.”
- One of his alternative names “The Snowman” points out to cocaine drug. Actually, “snow” is the nickname for cocaine.
- When the “Katrina” hurricane stroke, Jeezy offered his house to all the people, who were homeless (who didn’t have a place to stay) at that time.
- On September 29, 2007, he had a car accident, when his Lamborghini got hit by a taxi.
- In 2008, Jeezy was arrested by Atlanta’s police for “driving under the influence”.
- In March 2010, it was reported that he had dropped “Young” from his stage name. He later denied the rumors. However, on the cover of his song Lose My Mind, his name was printed as “Jeezy”.
- In December 2011, Jeezy released a new album titled Thug Motivation 103.
- In October 2012, he released a new single titled Get Right.
- Jeezy released a compilation mixtape titled Boss Yo Life Up Gang in August 2013.
- In November 2013, he released a new studio album titled Church in These Streets. The album debuted at #4 on the “Billboard 200” chart.
- In January 2014, Jeezy was arrested for battery, terrorist threats, and false imprisonment, after an alleged fight with his son in September 2012.
- In October 2016, Jeezy released his 9th studio album titled Trap or Die 3. It debuted at #1 on the “Billboard 200” chart.
- In August 2019, he released a new album titled TM104: The Legend of the Snowman.
Jeezy is about 81 kg by now.