|Real Name/Full Name||Miles Parks McCollum|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Lil Yachty|
|Birth Place:||Mableton, Georgia, U.S.A|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||23 August 1997|
|Age/How Old:||23 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 73 Kg
In Pounds – 160 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father –Shannon McCollum
|School:||Pebblebrook High School|
|College:||Alabama State University|
|Profession:||Singer, Songwriter, Rapper|
|Net Worth:||$10 Million|
|Last Updated:||July 2021|
Lil Yachty is a popular American rapper. He first rose to fame when he released the song ‘One Night’. Being young, ambitious, and energetic, he has released several songs that have been a hit. He has featured on the US Chart severally. He has also received nominations for Grammy Awards and MTV Europe Music Awards. Currently, his hard work has earned him millions of dollars as his net worth. He is focusing on developing his career and is still living a single life. He has no children of himself yet.
Well, how well do you know about Lil Yachty? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Lil Yachty’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Lil Yachty to date.
Biography and Early Life
Lil Yachty was born on 23rd August 1997 in Mableton, Georgia, United States of America. His father is Shannon McCollum, a professional photographer. Lil spent the majority of his early life in Atlanta. However, he lived in New York City as an adult, where he engages in his career.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Lil Yachty in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Lil Yachty’s age is 23 years old as of today’s date 29th July 2021 having been born on 23 August 1997. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 160 lbs in Pound and 73kg in Kilograms.
He was enrolled at Pebblebrook High School. After his graduation, he joined Alabama State University in 2015. However, he did not complete his university education as he dropped in Fall 2015 to pursue his musical passion.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Before he was financially stable, he was hosted with a friend. Together, they worked with a few street fashion personalities to meet ends needs. He later moved to New York, where he focused on his musical career. It was there that he obtained his celeb name Lil Yachty. He is also active on Instagram, where he has built a strong following of fans.
He is a fun of crazy Jewelry, some of which appears to be mandatory for him. On his braids is diamond Bart Simpson.
He got arrested on September 21st, 2020. His arrest was a result of reckless driving on the Atlanta Highway. Based on the State Patrol reports, he was driving a Ferrari at speed beyond 150 mph. He was charged.
Is Lil Yachty Gay?
No. He is straight. Despite no public documentation about his love life, there are no controversies concerning his sexual orientation. He is still single and not dating. Also, he has no children of his own yet. Being a young singer, he is still focusing his energies on building his career. Thus, Lil Yachty is not gay, and neither is he bisexual.
Lil’s first professional career was as a model. He worked with Kanye West Fashion line for the release of Yeezy Season 3.
As a songwriter, he has written several songs. However, his song ‘One Night’ ushered him into a celebrity lifestyle. When he sang the song, he gained so much fame within the shortest period since the song went viral and was quickly shared. The song was more of a desire to be single.
He has also worked with other popular artists to release hit songs. He worked with Kyle to produce ‘iSpy’, TMM88 helped him release ‘Been Thru A Lot’, Macklemore helped him release ‘Marmalade’, and DRAM assisted in to release the song ‘Broccoli’.
Another hot debut mixtape, released in 2016, was ‘Lil Boat’. The songs were such a hit that the album was ranked 106 in the US Chart. The same year, he released a mixtape, ‘Summer Songs’. Later, he released the mixtape ‘Lil Boat 2’.
Other song collections he released include but are not limited to: ‘Hey Honey Let’s Spend Wintertime On A Boat’, ‘Big Boat’, ‘Lost Files’, and ‘Teenage Emotions’. The debut mixtape ‘Teenage Emotions’ was released in 2017 was a hit, and it was ranked 200 in the US Billboard. As a result, he is also known as the ‘King Of The Teens’. The three singles that became popular in the latest album are: Bring It Back, Harley, and Peek A Boo.
- He has been nominated for Grammy Awards
- He has been nominated for MTV Europe Music Awards
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Lil Yachty in 2021
As of 2021, Yachty’s net worth is $10 million. His main income source is from his musical career. Currently, he is among the highest-earning hip-hop artists. He features among the list of Hip Hop Cash princes. Other sources of his income come from music sales, streams, ads, and endorsement deals.
For instance, his music streams across the streaming services have been streamed more than 500 million times. Some of his popular endorsement deals come from Urban Outfitters, Sprite, Adidas, Target, and Nautica. He commands earnings of about $100 000 per show. Also, for a guest verse, he charges about$35,000.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
He has developed his music genre known as the ‘bubblegum trap’. It has samples of kids’ TV shows and computer games such as the popular Rugrats and Mario Bros.
Lil has been a hard-working person. Driven by his passion, he sacrificed his education to pursue music. Now he has earned millions of dollars through determination and persistency. He has also been a great rapper and has been nominated for several awards. Hopefully, he will win some soon. He can now afford a luxurious life for himself since he has no responsibilities in being married or having kids.