10 Facts about Lil Yachty

Post On: March 25, 2017
By: Agustina
In: Music

Lil Yachty is the stage name of Miles Parks McCollum. He is a prominent hip-hop singer and recording artist. He was born on 23rd August 1997. In August 2015, Lil Yachty earned the national attention after he released Summer Songs. It was his EP debut, which contained the two famous singles. They are “Minnesota” and “One Night”. Let us get other interesting facts about Lil Yachty below:

Facts about Lil Yachty 1: the debut mixtape

In March 2016, Lil Yachty had his debut mixtape released in the market under the title Lil Boat.

Facts about Lil Yachty 2: the record deal

Lil Yachty made an announcement on 10 June 2016 that Motown Records, Capitol Records, and Quality Control Music had a joint venture to sign him for a record deal.

Lil Yachty facts

Lil Yachty facts

Facts about Lil Yachty 3: the birthplace

The birthplace of Lil Yachty was located in Mableton, Georgia. He chose Yachty as his stage name in 2015.

Facts about Lil Yachty 4: the career

Yachty was an aspired hip-hop singer who wanted to have a great musical career. Thus, he relocated to New York City from his hometown Atlanta.

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Facts about Lil Yachty 5: living in New York

When he was in New York, he lived with a friend. He tried to gain more followers on his Instagram account.

Lil Yachty Music

Lil Yachty Music

Facts about Lil Yachty 6: the public attention

In December 2015, Lil Yachty was widely known by the public due to a viral comedy video, which contained his song “One Night”.

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Facts about Lil Yachty 7: as a model

Lil Yachty took part in Kanye West’s Yeezy Season 3 fashion line in February 2016 as a model.

Facts about Lil Yachty 8: “Broccoli”

“Broccoli” was the title of the hit song of Lil Yachty and D.R.A.M. It was released in April 2016. On the Billboard Hot 100, the song was placed at No.5.

Facts about Lil Yachty

Facts about Lil Yachty

Facts about Lil Yachty 9: other ventures

Lil Yachty was seen as a model for Carly Rae Jepsen’s video “It Takes Two”. He was also seen along with Lebron James in a Sprite commercial. He played piano in an ice cave.

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Facts about Lil Yachty 10: legal issues

Lil Yachty was involved in a legal issue related to credit card fraud at a mall located in Palm Beach Gardens on 1st September 2015. He spent $11,000 for bail bond.

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