It's Young Thug's Birthday!
Thug hit the scene with his mixtape "I Came from Nothing,". In 2013, he signed with Gucci Mane's 1017 Records, and released 1017 Thug. Thug became mainstream in 2014 with "Stoner" and "Danny Glover" and appeared on, T.I.'s "About the Money", Tyga's "Hookah", and Rich Gang's "Lifestyle".
Thug would sign to 300 Entertainment and collaborated on the mixtape Rich Gang: Tha Tour Pt. 1. In 2015. He would begin his Slime Season series and in 2017, featured on "Havana" by Camila Cabello, which became his first number-one single on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2019, he won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year for his contribution to Childish Gambino's "This Is America" and dropped his debut album, So Much Fun (2019), which debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200. The album included the top-twenty singles "The London" and "Hot"and the following year, his single "Go Crazy" with Chris Brown peaked at number three on the Hot 100.
He reached number one on the Hot 100 for the second time with his feature alongside M.I.A. on Travis Scott's "Franchise" and a third time by featuring on Drake's "Way 2 Sexy". Thug's second album, Punk, debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, becoming his third number one album.
Happy Birthday Thugga! You're starting off the decade in style!