- Full NameJeffery Lamar Williams
- First NameJeffery
- Middle NameLamar
- Last NameWilliams
- Birth nameJeffery Lamar Williams
- ProfessionRapper; Singer;
- Birth CitySylvan Hills, Atlanta, Georgia
- Birth CountryUSA
- Fact TitleYoung Thug
Young Thug is a rapper best known for his work with rappers like Birdman and Gucci Mane. He started his career back in 2010, with the release of I Came from Nothing. The rapper has since made himself an established name in the rapping industry.
In addition to being a rapper, he is also known for his unique fashion and dressing sense combined with his “thug” persona. In fact, he is famous for being a no-nonsense rapper and musician.
How Much Is Young Thug’s Net Worth?
The rapper Young Thug has a net worth of around $3 million as of March 2020. Few other sources have also claimed that he is worth $8 million as of March 2020.
In 2016, he was worth around $6 million as per various online sources. He made these riches from his career as a rapper and musician that has spanned over a decade.
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Young Thug, aka Jeffery Lamar Williams, is a millionaire celeb who earns around $1 million from record sales. Additionally, according to online sources, he earns $1.5 million from endorsements and sponsorship deals.
Another source of his income, like many other artists, is from touring and gigging. Moneynation reports that he earned around $2.88 million from concert earnings of two shows in 2017.
Similarly, in an interview, he revealed that he earned around $1.5 million for a 45-minute show.
Houses And Car Collection
Williams has an extravagant life and spends a lot of money on properties all over the USA. He once put his Roxboro Road mansion in Atlanta for around $3 million.
There has been some dispute regarding the ownership of the house as property records show that the home was sold to the rapper, but Heritage Select Homes filed a lawsuit claiming that he still owed them for $2.2 million.
Further information regarding the sale and legal dispute has not yet been released to the public.
Thug first uploaded the photo of the house on Instagram beside the magnificent blue indoor pool.
He also posted his car collection on his Instagram, in collection he owns a Porsche whose price is above $85,000, a Mercedes-Maybach whose price ranges from $170,000 to $200,000.
Philanthropy And Charity
Young Thug is a passionate philanthropist and is actively involved in the fight against poverty. In fact, in December 2016, he became part of the #fightpovertyagain campaign and donated all the proceeds to charity.
He performed the New York charity event to donate funds to the Planned Parenthood organization.
Trouble With Labels And Lawsuits
Thug once said that he had been offered $8.5 million to sign a contract with Freebandz, Future’s label. Then there was news of him joining Cash Money Records, but later it was revealed that he was still signed to 1017 Brick Squad.
The celeb had a rough childhood and got into trouble with the law from a very young age; in fact, he was sent to a juvenile prison for breaking a teacher’s arm.
A concert organizer once filed a lawsuit after he failed to appear at a concert after he signed a $55,000 deal. He was also once charged with but never convicted of battery for slapping a woman outside a club.
Young Thug was born Jeffery Lamar Williams on August 16, 1991, in Sylvan Hills, Atlanta, Georgia, the U.S. He grew up with ten siblings in Sylvan Hills. The thug was expelled from school for breaking a teacher’s arm.
He has six children from four women and became a father when he was just a teenager. Prior, he was engaged to his girlfriend Jerrika Karlae but is reportedly single as of now.