G-Eazy, also known as Gerald is a popular rapper working in Hollywood Industry. He is just 24 and at this early age he become so popular in the industry. He has given various good albums to the industry (eg. These Things Happen, When It’s Dark Out etc).
Gerald was born in very middle class family having father who work as an associate professor. At the very early age, his parents got separated and so he moved with his grandparents. He has attended Loyola University & got his graduation degree in the year 2011.
At the very early age when he was in college, he started his career with one of his friend who was also in the same college while attending their Graduation. At that age, he gained some recognition for being a part of Hip Hop Scenes. As he has an interest in the same field from the very early age and so he choose Rapping as his career. We can say Gerald is quite successful in his career as a Rapper.
In the year 2014, he has released one of his album name – These Things Happen which gave him so popularity and the album made him earn the No 3 on US Billboard 200 which is one of his biggest achievement. Post this, he has relased so many albums and worked with various brands as well which make him success.
About Gerald Personal Life: –
It was in news that he is dating Britney Spears but it was a rumor, later he got in relationship with Halsey who is also a quite famous celebrity (Singer – American).
Gerald Earl Gillum
A well known Rapper, Philanthropist, Song Writer and a Record Producer.
24 May , 1989
Oakland, California, U.S.
As of May , 2019 he has now reached up to 30 years of age.
Oakland, California, U.S.
Los Angeles, U.S.
Eye Colour : His eye colour is dark brown.
Hair Colour : He’s having black hair.
Chest Size : 40 inch.
Biceps : 13 inch.
Waist : 32 inch.
Height : He is a 6 ft. 3 in. tall man.
Weight : His weight is 84 Kg.
Sexual Orientation : Straight.
G-Eazy has normal life as that of other students.He started his schooling at an early age in Berkeley High School.After completed his basic education he moved to New Orleans for college and joined Loyola University with bachelor of arts in music and finally graduated in 2011.
G-Eazy realized about the power of music when he was in school.There he saw a group of boys who had hit the Billboard for the hip-hop act.This act made G-Eazy to realize that if they could then he can also make his identity in that.He started making beats and in college he released many mixtapes. He continued this till he get famous and this happened when he released These Three Things which was peaked at number 3 on the U.S. Billboard 200.
CAREER AS A RAPPER
It was his dream to be a rapper.He started working from the early age when he was in school.He created many single with his producer, Christoph Andersson who was also a student with him at Loyola University. He started getting some popularity when he joined hip hop group.Later,he joined the another hip hop group ‘The Bay Boyz’ and released many songs on the official page of Myspace.But true popularity gained by him when he worked with Snoop Dogg and Lil Wayne.
On August,2011 he released ‘The Endless Summer’ which features several songs released on his official site.This mixtape got 4 million views on Youtube. On September,2012 he released his first full length album ‘Must Be Nice’.On 23rd June,2014 he released his album ‘These Things Happen’ which topped the US hip hop Billboard and R & B top Rap charts.He released his second album on December,2015 titled ‘When It’s Dark Out’.At 2016 MTV Video Music Award he also performed with Britney Spears on ‘Make Me’ and ‘Me,Myself and I’.
In 2017,he released single ‘Good Life’ with singer ‘Kehlani’ for the movie ‘The Fate of the Furious’.In December,2017 he also released his second single titled ‘Him and I’ with the famous singer Halsey.
Father : Edward Gillum (Professor of arts in California University)
Mother : Suzanne Olmsted (an artist and a teacher)
Brother : James Wolcott Gillum (an artist and a musician)
GIRLFRIEND – RUMORS OR AFFAIRS
Earlier it was rumored that he was dating with Britney Spears.But soon time ended this rumor.Later he caught with Lana Del Rey in 2017 who is an American singer and songwriter. Presently,he is dating Halsey , a famous American singer. At this time no sign of separation seems between them.
AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENT
G-Eazy had been nominated for MTV Music Awards for Europe but did not won it.Later he won the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Hip-Hop Artist in 2017.
CONTROVERSY AND ALLEGATION
G-Eazy was arrested for the assault, possession and use of narcotics after punching one security guard.He was found guilty for the offence and was sent to probation and also fined $900 and $1000 as compensation fee to the security guard to whom he had beaten.
- G-Eazy’s net salary worth is $ 9 million.
- He loves his shoes very much and has collection of about 100.
- During his early struggle days , he had sold many house hold items to meet his career in Rap music.
- G-Eazy’s inspiration is Johnny Cash whom he copies in style.
- He is a specialized rapper in combining the music of 50’s or 60’s with that of the modern rap technique.
- He loves to bring his mom in tour whenever he goes.