Jay Wayne Jenkins
Lil J, Jeezy, Young Jeezy, The Snowman
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Rapper, songwriter, record producer, actor
- Siblings – Katrina Wright (Sister)
- Others – Yung Joc (Cousin) (Rapper)
Young Jeezy is signed with ICM Partners.
- CTE World
- Def Jam
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
174 lbs or 79 kg
Girlfriend / Spouse
Young Jeezy dated –
- Tynesha Dykes (1993) – Young Jeezy dated Tynesha Dykes in 1993.
- Keyshia Cole (2005–2007) – In November 2005, Jeezy started dating the American singer Keyshia Cole. The couple were in a relationship for almost 2 years and broke up in October 2007.
- Mialy (2007) – In September 2007, Jeezy had a fling with Mialy.
Race / Ethnicity
- Often wears headscarf and eyeglasses
- Scratchy voice
Young Jeezy’s body specifications such as chest, arms, and waist sizes are not known.
9.5 (US) or 9 (UK) or 43 (EU)
Young Jeezy has appeared in a TV commercial for Avion Silver tequila in 2014.
Jeezy is a Christian.
Best Known For
Jeezy is well known for being the leader of 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 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
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 “Katrina” hurricane stroke, Jeezy offered his house to all the people, who were homeless (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”.