On Monday, Young Thug got arrested in Atlanta, GA. He is facing charges of participation in a local gang activity, followed by violation of RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations) act.
Making headlines on Monday because of Racketeering charges, lets know more in detail about the rapper. Young Thug is 30 years old, who is facing many charges in the Fulton County Jail. As per WSB-TV report, his arrest grand jury includes- 28 members and associates of his label and imprint YSL. Other famous rapper Gunna reportedly named in the indictment too.
Young Thug Debuts In 2013 With A Mixtape
Rapper Young Thug released singles- Stoner and Danny Glover, after signing with Gucci’s Mane records and soon released a debut mixtape in 2017. Young also seen in T.I.’s ‘About The Money’, Tyga’s ‘Hookah’ and Rich Gang’s ‘Lifestyle’. But his own debut studio album released much later in 2019.
Recipients Of Many Prestigious Awards
Young Thug received several awards including American Music Awards, also MTV Video Music Award. And other several UK Music Video Awards. Thug also have a Grammy Award at home, received for ‘This Is America’ with Childish Gambino.
Father Of Six Children
Young Thug was involved with four different women and and has fathered his kids. Earlier, Thug has talk about his father’s struggles, as he himself comes from a large family. “They ain’t easy. It be like, ‘If I could take this back? Yes, what the f*ck was I thinking!…It’s not even taking care of the kids,” he continued. “The main part is you won’t be able to do what you always did. That’s the number one rule to having a kid: You can’t be who you were”.
Part Of Philanthropy Work
Thug real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams. He has joined #fightforpoverty campaign in 2016. Also in 2017, he once donated out all his concert’s proceeds to planned parenthood campaign. “I was a teenage parent. Planned+unplanned parenthood is beautiful,” he wrote about the donation on Twitter.