Gerald Earl Gillum is an American producer who started his career while still being a student. He is from a University in New Orleans. He met his producer Christopher Anderson there and while working with him, G-Eazy started getting fame. G-Eazy, the world-renowned rapper has an estimated net worth of $12 million as of 2021. Presently signed by the RCA Records, he is expected to come with super hits this year.
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G-Eazy Net Worth and Overview
|Net Worth:||12 million USD|
|Date of Birth:||24th May 1989|
|Height:||6 feet 3 inches|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Rapper|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Last Updated:||May 2021|
Our favorite rapper G-Eazy was born on 24th May 1989. We don’t know much about his days as a toddler. However, it was reported that his parents were divorced when he was at a young age. As a young as a first grader, it was hard for Gerald to deal with this.
After his parent’s separation, he moved with his grandparents to Berkeley, California. To attend a school, he moved to North Oakland. There, he met a group called ‘The pack’ which produced a Billboard hit. ‘The Pack’ was an inspiration for him to initiate a career in music.
During the early years of G-Eazy’s career, he was influenced by local musician Lil Wayne. After taking his bachelor’s degree in arts, he opted for hip-hop as a career. Several mixtapes released by him, like “The Tipping Point,” “Quarantine,” and “Sikkis on the Planet,” became very popular. Later, his ground became strong with the release of “Epidemic LP.”
Although he got the opportunity to travel with Drake and Lil Wayne, he did not get the scope to perform yet. However, the tours let him watch, learn, and work for the crowd.
Besides, he also had scopes to grow a rapport with the crowd and set live programs. This was an advantage in his musical career because his closeness with crowds allowed him to understand their needs.
His mixtape “The Endless Summer” featured Dion DiMucci’s hit Runaround Sue’s updated version. His debut full-length album “Must Be Nice” reached rank 33 on Billboard Hip-hop’s top chart list. His second album “When It’s Dark Out” (2015) was more of a hit than the first one. It was ranked 5th on the billboard.
Besides, the album was certified platinum. G-Eazy has collaborated with a lot of his fellow singers such as Halsey, Bebe Rexha, Yo Gotti, and Lil Wayne.
His single in Britney Spears’ album “Good life” received 13 million views on YouTube in the first month of release. The singer is currently working on his next album for RCA. Besides, he is also working for his next mixtape named “The Beautiful & Damned.”
Highlights and Achievements
The singer reached the peak of fame and success within a short time. His works spoke of his talent. Be it mixtapes, singles, or albums, all of his works are noteworthy.
Some of his best works are The Epidemic LP (2009), Must Be Nice (2012), Tumblr Girls Music Video (2014), These Things Happen (2014), When it’s Dark Out (2015), The Beautiful and Damned (2017), Me, Myself, & I ft Bebe Rexha (2015), MTV Europe Music Awards (2017), and Scary Nights (EP, 2019).
In 2016, the singer was nominated as “The Best Hip-Hop Artist.” The following year, he won the MTV Europe Music Awards as the Favorite Hip-Hop Artist. The works of this musician were also recognized by Certified Gold and RIAA.
Furthermore, the singer is internationally acknowledged as one of the best rappers and awarded. The high demand for his singles makes him one of the best-selling music artists globally.
Age, Height, and Weight
This 31-year-old American musician has a height of 6 feet 3 inches or 1.93 meters and his weight is 84kg or 185.19 lbs.
G-Eazy and Lana Del Rey were spotted making out at several music events. But the couple split up after dating each other for five months.
After that, G-Eazy started dating musician Halsey in 2017. They showed up as a couple on the red carpet event of the American Music Awards (2018). However, the couple put an end to their relationship in 2018, two months after the red carpet event. It is said that G-Eazy was cheating on Halsey.
In 2019, G-Eazy was also spotted with Yasmin Wijnaldum, Victoria’s Secret model. However, that relationship also did not go well.
Not much is known about the singer’s personal life because the singer tends to maintain secrecy. However, the singer’s marital status is currently single but rumor has it that he and Claire Bogle want to tie their knot.
One of his songs is dedicated to his homosexual mother. At first, he had mixed feelings when he found out about his mother’s girlfriend Melissa. However, he accepted that later. Tragically, one day he came home and found out that Melissa had passed away due to the overdose of prescription pills. His song “Everything will be OK” is dedicated to this incident.
The rapper was charged with possessing narcotics and physical assault. He was found carrying cocaine and allegedly beat a guard and was arrested on 2nd May 2018 in Sweden. Finding him guilty, it was ordered that he pay a fine of $10,000 and compensate the security guard with $900.
G-Eazy Net Worth
The American rapper is shining at the beginning of his career. At present, he is known as one of the most famous rappers. As of 2021, the rapper owns 12 million USD. Most of his income comes from his career as a musician. His YouTube channel has millions of subscribers.
More than 850,000 copies of his albums are sold worldwide. Except for his career, his endorsement deals with Tequila, Rare Panther, and Adidas works as his income generator too. Besides, his record productions also grant him fat cheques.
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