Gazzy Garcia, commonly known as Lil Pump is an American-born rapper, singer and songwriter. He made his mark in the entertainment industry in 2017 after the release of his album titled, Gucci Gang. Lil is also popular because of his hyperactive persona as displayed on his socials.
The singer is one of the most prominent people on the SoundCloud rap scene. Due to his minimalist music and hyperactive persona, he regularly updates photos of himself taking drugs such as lean, marijuana and Xanax. He doesn't seem to stop despite getting so much criticism.
Lil Pump profile summary
- Full name: Gazzy Garcia
- Celebrated name: Lil Pump
- Date of birth: 17th August 2000
- Place of birth: Miami, Florida, USA
- Age: 20 years
- Nationality: American
- Lil Pump race: Latin-American
- Height: 5 feet 7 inches
- Weight: 60kg
- Relationship status: Single
- Profession: Musician, entrepreneur
- Net worth: $10 million
The musician was born on 17th August 2000 in Miami, Florida. Where are Lil Pump parents from? The rapper’s parents are from Colombia. What is Lil Pump parents' nationality? His mother is Mexican while his father is Cuban.
Who is Lil Pump's father? The rapper has not disclosed any information about the name of his father. However, he once revealed that his stepfather raised him and the two had a contentious relationship.
Lim Pump's parents separated when he was six years old. After the divorce, the rapper moved with his mother to Miami, where he was brought up alongside his half-brother.
Lil was expelled from several district schools before joining opportunity high school. His stay at this school was short-lived as he was expelled in tenth grade due to fighting and inciting riots in school.
Lil Pump ethnic background and religion
Is Lil Pump white or black? The rapper is neither white nor black. He was born to a Cuban father and Mexican mother, and this gives him a Latin American heritage. What is Lil Pump's religion? The rapper comes from a Muslim family.
The rapper's career started after his friend Smokepurpp produced a jam and asked him to freestyle. The track was independently released in 2016 on SoundCloud music streaming website. Lil Pump quickly followed the jam with several other single such as Ignorant, Elementary, Drumstick, and Gang Sh*t, among others.
Each of his singles garnered more than three million streams. The profound success earned Lil great fame and recognition among the South Florida underground rap scene, which is commonly known as SoundCloud rap style.
In 2016, Gazzy co-headlined the No Jumper tour in addition to performing at the Rolling Loud Festival. In 2017, he signed a record deal with The Lights Global and Warner Bros Records. He has continued to release one hit after another as follows:
- Gucci Gang
- I Love It
- Arms Around You
- Welcome to the Party
- Butterfly Doors
- D Rose
- Flex Like Ouu
- Drugs Addict
- Be Like Me
- Racks on Racks
- Coronao Now
- Pose To Do
- Type Beat
- I Shyne
- Iced Out
- Youngest Flexer
- Drop Out
- Lil Pump
- What U Sayin
- Off White
- Smoke My Dope
- 2017 - Lil Pump
- 2019 - Harverd Dropout
The rapper has been involved in several controversies and faced the law in the process. Here are some of the instances that have made him face the law:
- In 2018 he was arrested for accidentally firing a gunshot at the residence.
- A few months later he was arrested in Miami for driving without a license.
- End of 2018, he was arrested for taking marijuana after performing in Copenhagen.
- While in detention, he showed the middle finger to Danish Polish, and thus he was banned from entering the country for two years.
- In December 2018, Pump was arrested for having disorderly conduct at Miami Airport.
Pump has an estimated net worth of around $8 million. His significant sources of income include singing, world tours and other investments.
Lil Pump has made a considerable name for himself in the entertainment industry at the young age of 20. Even though he has made headlines for ill-mannered behaviour, his songs and rap music are what the people are a fan of.
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