Lil Pump is a young American rapper and songwriter who started making waves in the music scene in 2016. He is known for his hit tracks like “D Rose”, “Broke My Wrist”, “Movin”, and “Flex Like Ouu”. His songs are mostly found online on the music sharing website Soundcloud.com. He has gained over one hundred million streams on the platform. His hit song “Gucci Gang” peaked a good number on the US Billboard Hot 100 at a time. He is currently signed to Tha Lights Global, which is in turn owned by Warner Bros Records
Here is all you need to know about this young talented and unique rapper. We will discuss his bio, wiki, height, parents, girlfriend, net worth, and whether he is still alive or dead.
Lil Pump Parents, Wiki, Bio
Lil Pump was named Gazzy Garcia when he was born on August 17th in the millennial year 2000. Details about who the young rapper’s parents are have not gone public though it is said he is of Mexican/Hispanic descent and his parents are staunch Roman Catholics. Information about his educational background in like manner is not yet concrete and well organized. However, it seems there is not much to find out there as it is popularly said that he was expelled from Charles W. Flanagan High School as a result of starting a riot or having a fight with another student. A more decent account of his attempt at high school education has it that he voluntarily dropped out in his freshman year. Whatever be the case, he seems to be one of those top celebrities who will go all out in life to attain greater heights in their chosen profession without having any educational institution lay claims to be a contributor to their career success.
Lil Pump’s musical career started with freestyling form of rapping in his high school with fellow Florida rapper, producer, and close friend Omar Pineiro. Omar is popularly known by his stage name as Smokerpurpp.
In early 2016, he uploaded his song “Lil Pump” on SoundCloud. The song has gone on to gather over14 a million plays. Later on, he uploaded “D Rose” which instantly became a hit song and has had over 47 million plays and counting. Much of his musical success is owed to his friend Smokerpurpp who was the one that encouraged him to start recording his songs.
Dropping out of school or rather being expelled, whichever be the case has also been instrumental in his success as he had ample time to cook and mix up his lyrics pleasantly. Being young and social media savvy has also contributed, much of the huge followership talented Lil Pump enjoys stems mainly from the cyberspace presence.
Lil Pump’s “Gucci Gang” came in as number 81 on the Billboard hot 100 songs in September 2017. He earned the number 1 spot on the famous Billboard of emerging artists chart in October of 2017. In the same October, he released his debut project self-titled “Lil Pump” via the Tha Lights Global with distribution rights through Warner Bros Records. The album has 15 lovely tracks on it and it featured Lil Yatchy, 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane, Chief Keef, Rick Ross, and his close friend and fellow rapper Smokepurpp in some of the tracks.
Lil Pump’s Girlfriend
Lil Pump is quite young but more famous and successful than his age would prompt you to believe. If not for his popularity, the question of who his girlfriend is shouldn’t have arisen. But here we are asking questions about which young girl/lady has found love in the eyes of talented Lil.
Lil has been seen in public with several girls and this is expected, He has at a time posted romantic pictures depicting his quality time spent with some young girl or the other. At a time, he was said to be dating Danielle Bregoli but he didn’t confirm or refute this.
However, we know for certain that his current girlfriend is Bhad Bhadie and the two have been together since the fall of 2017. Bhad has shared intimate moments with him on her Snapchat account. Before now, she used to date NBA Young Boy before hitting it off with Lil Pump.
Height, Net Worth
Lil Pump has a height of 173 cm or 5 feet 7 inches tall. He is still a young lad and should probably add some more height as he grows older.
Young Lil has an estimated net worth above $2.5 million. His primary source of wealth is his music and world tours. Perhaps as he grows older and makes more money he will begin to diversify his sources of income and increase his net worth.
Is Lil Pump Dead?
There has been some controversy about whether Lil Pump is dead or alive.
Gazzy Garcia the one we know by the stage name Lil Pump is very much still alive. However, another artist who goes by the stage name Lil Peep kicked the bucket, and those who didn’t know both artists or knew only Lil Pump without knowing that Lil Peep existed mistook the news of the latter’s demise to be that of the former.