Last updated on August 12th, 2023 at 11:45 pm
Facts About Lil Uzi Vert
|Lil Uzi Vert
|28 Years Old
|Place Of Birth
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Sayre High School, Northeast High School, Olney High School, and Camelot High School
|5 feet 4 inch
|Ex: Brittany Byrd
|For collaborating with the leading music artists such as Young Thug, Wiz Khalifa, and Gucci Mane
|Source of Wealth
Symere Woods famed as Lil Uzi Vert is a professional American singer, songwriter, and rapper, who is best known for their chart-busting single ‘Bad and Boujee’ which peaked at the number 1 position on the US Billboard Hot 100. They rose into fame after the release of his "Luv Is Rage" mixtape which led to a record label deal with Atlantic Records under DJ Drama's Generation Now imprint. Their second studio album, the "Heaven's Gate" influenced Eternal Atake is scheduled to be released in 2018.
What is Lil Uzi Vert Famous For?
- Working with the music group, Migos for their single, "Bad and Boujee", which managed to reach the #1 spot on the US Billboard Hot 100.
- For collaborating with leading music artists such as Young Thug, Wiz Khalifa, and Gucci Mane.
Controversies and Legal Issues of Lil Uzi Vert
On December 8, 2016, Lil Uzi Vert was detained in Atalanta, Georgia for carelessly operating a dirt bike. Before the cops arrived, Lil Uzi and a companion were riding a dirt bike without helmets or lights. Lil Uzi crashed their dirtbike while being pursued by the police, tried to flee on foot, and was apprehended, before being caught and held on a $6,500 bond. However, the matter was resolved in November 2017, and Lil Uzi was given a community service sentence.
Lil Uzi and a number of other people were arrested on Philadelphia's streets in October 2020 as a result of their participation in a paintball gun war. After posting a video of the argument on Instagram they were spotted.
According to XXL, Lil Uzi Vert allegedly hospitalized Byrd by repeatedly beating her in the face and putting a gun to her stomach on July 6, 2021. Byrd's allegations received no response from them and their team.
Additionally, Lil Uzi Vert entered a no contest plea to one count each of felony assault with a fireman and injuries on 2nd February 2022. They later agreed to a plea agreement that included a penalty of 3 years of formal probation, 1 year of drug and alcohol rehab, 52 weeks of counseling for domestic violence, restitution, and a 10-year criminal protective order.
Where is Lil Uzi Vert from?
27 years old, Lil Uzi Vert was born on 31st July 1995 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the U.S. Their birth name is Symere Bysil Woods. They were born with the birth sign of Leo and their nationality is American. However, they have not revealed their parent's details. Mike Jones's debut album was the first album they bought, and they also grew up listening to the Ying Yang Twins. Later, they started listening to Meek Mill and Wiz Khalifa, who inspired them to start rapping. At the young age of 13, they then began to listen to The All-American Reject, Paramore, My Chemical Romance, Marilyn Manson, and other bands.
Lil Uzi Vert attended Northeast High School according to the google/google search whereas they didn't attend any University/College. When they were in the tenth class, thet started rapping. They dropped out of school and then worked at a Botton Dollar and quit thereafter for 4 days also they were kicked by their mother which encouraged them to get their first face tattoo, the word "Faith" under their hairline.
The career of Lil Uzi
- Lil Uzi started their career in the year 2010 and got engaged in groups like Steak down.
- Their first project, an EP titled "Purple Thoughtz Vol. 1" was released on 19th January 2014.
- Their first mixtape "The Real Uzi" was released on 5th August 2014 and then he signed with Atlantic Records through DJ Drama, Don Cannon's, and Leighton Morrison's imprint, Generation Now.
- Joining Atlantic Records, he was featured on Carnage's single "WDYW" with Rich the Kid and ASAP Ferg.
- In the year 2016, thet released "Money Longer" on his SoundCloud.
- Thet released a mixtape of Lil Uzi Vert vs. the World, The Perfect Luv Tape, and The Real Uzi.
- Thet were named as one of the ten 2016 XXL Freshmen on June 13, 2016.
- They announced a collaboration mixtape with Gucci Mane which was released on 23rd November 2016
- Thet signed to Wiz Khalifa's Taylor Gang at the end of the year 2016.
- Thet started his 2017 year with the single "Bad and Boujee" which reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100.
- On 27th February 2017, they released the EP Luv is Rage 1.5.
- On 4th April 2017, "Xo Tour Llif3" debuted on Billboard Hot 100 at number 49 and peaked at number seven.
- Their collaboration with ASAP Mob, Frank Ocean, and Quavo was released by surprise on 15th May 2017, titled "RAF".
- On 25th August 2017, they released his heavily-delayed debut studio album, "Luv Is Rage 2", which included top ten single, "XO TOUR Llif 3" as the lead single.
- They also teased a possible sequel project to "Lil Uzi Vert vs The World possibly titled Lil Uzi Vert vs. The World 2" in September 2017.
- The music video "The Way Life Goes" was released with a remix featuring Nicki Minaj was released on December 2017.
- On 6th February 2018, they performed on Stephen Colbert's The Late Show performing "The Way Life Goes".
- In May 2018, Don Cannon confirmed that a new Lil Uzi Vert project was dropping in 2018 and speculation arose in July 2018 when Woods tweeted "Eternal Atake", pinning it and announcing it was "coming soon".
- On 18th September 2018, the first single from Eternal Atake, "New Patek" was released. "New Patek" is nearly six minutes long, an insanely long runtime for a rap song in the year 2018. It is filled with rambling verses, each packed with non-sequiturs.
- Following label isssues with Generation Now, it was revealed that Uzi had switched to Roc Nation in April 2019. "Sanguine Paradise" and "That's a Rack", two new promotional songs that were once believed to be from their much awaited studio album, Eternal Atake, were released in April 2019.
- The lead song from Uzi's next album Eternal Atake, "Futsal Shuffle 2020", was released on December 13, 2019.
- On 1st March 2020, they then released the album's second single, "That Way". American musician Syd was the only guest star in the 6 March 2020 release of Eternal Atake.
- The first single following the release of the deluxe edition of Eternal Atake, "Sasuke", was released by Lil Uzi Vert on April 24, 2020.
- Lil Uzi made an apperance on the remix of "Party Girl" by StaySolidRocky on July 10, 2020.
- Lil Uzi and Future made a social media tease for their upcoming collaborative album, Pluto X Baby Pluto, on July 21, 2020. Later, "Patek" and "Over Your Head", two new singles by the duo were released.
- Their track "Demon High", which is anticipated to be the lead single of their next album Pink Tape and which they have been teasering to their fans since December 2020, was released on October 29, 2021.
- On July 12, 2022, they subsequently declared that they will be releasing "Red & White", an EP, ahead of The Pink Tape.
Who is Lil Uzi Vert's girlfriend?
Moving toward their love life, Lil Uzi is a very romantic person. They began dating Brittany Byrd, their girlfriend from the year 2014. They have made no attempts to hide their relationship and her bright-colored hairstyles are just as popular as his. She has served as their stylist and They readily discuss her influence on their life in his interviews. In the year 2016, they revealed that they had split for a week and later ended. Due to this, they also released a single "Stole Your Luv" in which they talked about their relationship. It was also rumored that she had cheated on Lil Uzi.
Lil Uzi has also dated JT of the City Girls, a female rapper since late 2019. On his left hand, they also have a tattoo honoring JT. However, their breakup rumors had begun to circulate after they stopped following one another on Instagram in September 2021.
In addition, Uzi has also dated DreamDoll, Brittany Renner, and Cleopatra Bernard.
Lil Uzi Vert switched their pronouns on Instagram to they/them in the middle of July 2022, however, they haven't addressed the issue further.
Moreover, Late Rapper XXX Tentacion and Lil Uzi Vert were good pals. Following XXX Tentacion's passing, they came up with the concept for a foundation that would combat gun violence and look after XXX Tentacion's family.
How tall is Lil Uzi Vert?
Lil Uzi has got an athletic body build. He looks very handsome with a tattoo on his face. They have got a tall height of 5 feet 4 inch and a balanced weight of 150 lbs. Uzi has a healthy body with a charming face attracting many fans. Their hair color is naturally Black and eye color is Dark Brown. They have multicolored dreadlock hair.
What is the Net Worth of Lil Uzi Vert?
The net worth of this famous rapper, Lil Uzi is estimated to have $25 million as of 2022. They are earning a good amount of money and have signed a record deal with DJ Drama, have a number one single as a featured artist on the Billboard Hot 100, and have been widely considered by major hip-hop outlets to be the next big name. They are very successful in their professional life and also satisfied with their earnings.
Moreover, in February 2021, Lil Uzi got implanted with a 10-carat pink diamond on their forehead which they bought from jeweler Elliot Eliantte, whose value was estimated at $24 million.
Trivias About Lil Uzi Vert You Need To Know.
- He got ‘Faith’ word tattooed on his forehead so that he would focus only on his rap career. His logic was that he can’t go for a job interview with that face tattoo.
- He is particularly fond of face tattoos. He has got ‘God is king’ tattooed in a circle below his left eye.
- He has also got a number of Adinkra symbols from the Asante tribe of West Africa tattooed on his face. He has no ancestral connection with the tribe.
- During his early struggling days, he used to work as a stock person at the Bottom Dollar store. After he quit his job, his mother kicked him out of the house.