Lil Yachty (born August 23, 1997) is an American Singer, Songwriter, and Rapper from Mableton, USA. He moved to New York and then launched his music career. Lil and his friend networked with online famous personalities. Furthermore, his real birth name is Miles Parks McCollum.
He aimed to make his own Instagram followers. In 2015, he came into media news with the song One Night released on SoundCloud. His debut mixtape Lil Boat came out in March 2016. He modeled at the Madison Square Garden for Yeezy Season 3.
The renowned labels that signed him are Motown, Capitol and Quality Control. Additionally, he collaborated with DRAM and created a hit song Broccoli (2016). The song peaked on the 5th place in the Billboard Hot 100. He spotted in Kyle’s hip-hop single iSpy.
The name of his first studio album is Teenage Emotions (2017). On the other hand, the guests appeared in his album are YG, Grace, Migos, and Diplo. He makes the maximum use of the bubblegum style in his songs. He expressed his support for the politician named Bernie Sanders. The GoodPerry is one of his good friends involved in the production of the songs.
Early Life, Parents, Sister & Profile
Biography: Lil Yachty was born on the 23rd of August 1997 (age 22 years old, as in 2019) in Mableton, Georgia (USA). He is the son of the professional photographer named Shannon McCollum (father).
Furthermore, Lil raised by his mom Lily McCollum. Kodie Shane is his younger sister. However, his personal life was a patchy one.
He bullied and teased in his school. Apart from that, Miles McCollum joined the Alabama State University but dropped left his studies in the midway for music.
He began working at a young age in New York City. In addition to this, he composed music along with his friend.
Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Spouse
Rapper Lil Yachty linked with his girlfriend named Megan Denise (Instagram celebrity) in 2017.
We do not know that the couple is still together or not. Miles Parks McCollum has not revealed the details of his present relationship status.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Miles Parks McCollum.|
|Nick name||Lil Yachty (Stage Name).|
|Profession||Songwriter, Singer & Rapper|
|Famous for||He featured in the New Madden 20 game mode Superstar KO.|
|Age (As of 2019)||22 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||August 23, 1997.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Mableton (Georgia, USA).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Virgo.|
|House In||New York, USA.|
|Social Media Stats||Instagram: instagram.com/lilyachty (9.3 million followers).
Twitter: twitter.com/lilyachty (4.84 million fans).
Facebook: facebook.com/lilyachtysailingteam (633K Likes).
|Singles||1. One Night (2016).
2. Minnesota (2016).
3. Bring it Back (2017).
4. Ice Tray (2017).
5. Who Want the Smoke? (2018).
|Studio Albums||1. Teenage Emotions (2017).
2. Lil Boat 2 (2018).
3. Nuthin' 2 Prove (2018).
4. Lil Boat 3 ( 019).
|EP||1. Summer Songs (2015).
2. Hey Honey Let's Spend Wintertime On a Boat (2015).
3. Big Boat (2016).
4. Lost Files (2016).
5. Birthday Mix 3.0 (2018).
|Mix Tapes||1. Lil Boat (2016).
2. Summer Songs (2016).
|Awards||Received Grammy Award Nomination of the Best Rap Song Team (2017) Broccoli with DRAM.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 11".
Centimeters: 180 cm.
Meters: 1.8 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||42-30-35.|
|Tattoo Info||Yes, inked on his chest and other body parts.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||NA.|
|Parents||Father: Shannon McCollum (Photographer).
Mother: Lily McCollum.
Sister: Kodi Shane.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||In a relationship with Megan Denise.|
|Girlfriend||Megan Denise (Instagram Personality).|
|Highest Qualification||Drop Out from the Alabama State University.|
|Alma Mater.||Alabama State University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Will Smith.
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Malaysia.|
|Favorite Food||Chinese Dishes.|
|Love to do||Traveling & Singing Songs.|
|Favorite Color||Pink & Brown.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$8 Million US Dollars.|
|Earnings, Income & Monthly Salary||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Living in New York, USA.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Lil Yachty
- Wikipedia: Rapper Miles Parks McCollum arrested by the Florida police from the Palm Beach Gardens. Though, he did the credit card fraud. The police released him when he paid $11K bail bond.
- Another controversy happened with him is the Soulja Boy video leak case. The argument started on social media. The Boy also punched him in the face. He gained sympathy from his fans on the incident.
- The breakthrough moment in his life came from 1Night music track.
- Lil made a guest appearance in the LeBron James in the Sprite commercial advertisement.
- Physical Stats: Lil Yachty’s height is 5 feet 11 inches tall (180 cm). In addition to this, his weight is 73 Kg (160 lbs).
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- Megan Denise’s boyfriend picked as the new face of the brands like Urban Outfitters and Nautica.
- Furthermore, Lil Boat2 is his popular album of 2018.
- Money Factor: Meanwhile, Yachty accumulated net worth is $8 Million US Dollars. He nominated for the awards like Billboard Music Awards and the MTV Video Awards.
- He made an appearance in the If You Were Mine single of Ocean Park Standoff (2018).
- Lil appeared as an actor in TV films Long Shot and How High 2.
- The followers on his Instagram account is 9.3 million.