Facts of Jeezy
|Birth Name||Jay Wayne Jenkins|
|Birth City||South Carolina|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Relation With||Jeannie Mia|
|Awards||BET Hip Hop Awards|
|Date of Birth||September 28,1977|
Winner of the BET Hip Hop Awards, Jeezy is an American rapper, songwriter and actor. He is well remembered for his debut album Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101 which went to #2 on Billboard 200 in 2005. His most popular songs include All There, Soul Survivor, and Out On, to name some.
Four times Grammy-nominated rapper is also the leader of United Street Dopeboyz of America and a former a member of Boyz n da Hood.
Jeezy's Hip-Hop Career- Albums and Songs
He made his musical career debut with the release of the album Thuggin Under The Influence in 2001 under the alias name Lil J. After its release he got signed to Def Jam Recordings in 2004.
Jeezy went on to join Boyz n da Hood and released their self-titled album on June 2005. The album peaked at #50 on the Billboard 200.
That same he also released his major-label solo album titled Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101, an album which reached #2 at the Billboard 200. The albums included the US top-ten hit song Survivor, featuring Akon.
Since his major debut, he has released 9 studio albums, 18 mixtapes, 28 music videos, and 70 singles. His hit songs are titled Hard, featuring Rihanna, I'm So Paid, Say I, and Love in This Club, to name some.
Young Jeezy has worked with many big names of the hip-hop industry like Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, Rick Ross, John Legend, Yo Gotti, and Boosie Badazz to name some. For his contribution to rap and hip hop, he has won a BET Awards and a BET Hip Hop Awards.
He is the proud owner of his record label CTE World which he founded 1998 as Corporate Thugz Entertainment.
He also has his own website jeezyshop.com from where he can buy t-shirts, caps, baseball bats, and others. Prior to that, he owned a clothing line named 8732, which specialized in varsity jackets and jerseys.
How much is Jeezy's net worth in 2019?
Rapper Jeezy has accumulated a net worth of $15 million from his career in hip hop. He earned the most of his money from the sales of his record albums.
Earnings from Instagram, YouTube, and Endorsement Deals
The American rapper is active on Instagram under the username @jeezy where he has over 4 million followers. According to Influencer Marketing Hub, his estimated earnings from the social media site for every post is calculated to be $7,976 - $13,294.
His YouTube channel Jeezy has over 1.08 million subscribers and he earns about $146 - $2.3K every month whereas his yearly earnings are estimated to be $1.7K - $28K.
His Vevo channel, JeezyVEVO has an estimated monthly earnings of $3.1K - $48.9K which makes his yearly earnings to be between $36.6K - $586.2K.
Major Brand Endorsements
He has endorsed brands like Defiance Fuel, Inc and Avion Tequila. The money he receives from these brands hasn't been disclosed by the rapper.
Residence and Cars
The Hard singer purchased a 9,000 square foot home in Atlanta, Georgia in 2015 for $1.5 million. The property is spread over 1.2 acres of land and is accommodated with 6 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms.
He also owns a small crib close to Georgia Tech for $685,750. The house he bought in 2016 has three bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, and a 2-car garage.
The Def Jam rapper put up his Buckhead penthouse for sale in 2013 for $1.1 million. He bought the 3,140 sq foot house in 2007.
He owns a Bentley Mulsanne which costs about $300,000, and a Ferrari California which has a base price of $198,973. Back in the days he also owned a Lamborghini Murcielago of $354,000 which got stolen.
Charitable Works and Expenses
He organized a small vent called Toyz n da Hood in 2007 and gave away 1,000 toys to over 1,000 children in Macon and Atlanta. He also donated $5,000 to Hosea Feed the Hungry and Homeless, an organization fronted by T.I...
During the Hurricane Katrina incident, he opened up his house to let the victims stay in. He also supports other foundations like the National Lighthouse Foundation and Hip-Hop Summit Action Network.
He was sued for $5 million but his former business partner but luckily Jeezy won the case.
Young Jeezy's Personal Life- Age, Relationships, Height, And Weight
He was born as Jay Wayne Jenkins on 28th September 1977 in Columbia, South Carolina, in the United States. He has not disclosed the name of his parents. Jeezy's parents weren't really married and got separated after this birth.
He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is African-American. He has a sister named Katrina Wright.
Relationships and Affairs
The 41-years-old hasn't been married yet and has no wife but is currently in a relationship with television personality, Jeannie Mai. The couple has been together since June 2018. Prior to this Mai was married to Freddy Harteis, with whom she split after 10 years of marriage.
Apart from that, he is also been in relationships with Tynesha Dykes (1993-1997), Keyshia Cole (2005-2007), and Jasmine Sanders (2011). He is also said to have affairs with Khloe Kardashian and Mialy.
Height and Weight
The American rapper stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 8 inches (175 cm) and his body weight is 62 kg (136.69 lbs).
Earnings of Record Albums
Being a rapper he earned most of his net worth from the sales of the studio albums which have been given below:
|Thuggin' Under the Influence (T.U.I.)||2001||N/A|
|Come Shop wit Me||2003||$599,000|
|Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101||2005||$175,000|
|Thug Motivation 102: The Inspiration||2006||$356,000|
|TM:103 Hustlerz Ambition||2011||$670,000|
|Church in These Streets||2015||$1.3 million|
|Trap or Die 3||2016||$692,770|
|TM104: The Legend of the Snowman||2019||N/A|