Lil Pump Biography
|Celebrated Name:||Lil Pump|
|Birth Name:||Gazzy Garcia|
|Birth Date:||August 17, 2000|
|Age:||19 years old|
|Birth Place:||Miami, Florida, United States|
|Profession:||Rapper and Singer|
|Net Worth:||$8 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2020|
Lil Pump is a well known American singer and rapper. He portrays taking drugs like Xanax, Marijuana, and lean to the public. Pump is a pretty controversial celebrity as many people criticize his behavior on social media. Although he rose to popularity in 2017, Lil Pump net worth is approximately $8 million at the moment.
The rapper also likes yelling his catchphrase “Esskeetit”. In 2017, he rose to limelight when he released his song “Gucci Gang” which is from his album “Lil Pump”. The debut album was a certified triple album by RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) and it was number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100. Some of his other songs are “Butterfly Doors”, “Racks on Racks”, “Be Like Me”, “I Love It” which he featured Kanye West, “Drug Addicts”, and several more. On the 22nd of February, 2019 he dropped his second album titled “Harverd Dropout”. That same year, Forbes named the rapper one of the 30 Under 30.
Lil Pump Biography
Lil Pump was born on the 17th of August, 2000 at Miami in Florida, and named Gazzy Garcia. His parents are very private and so there is no much information about them. According to the rapper, they are both from Colombia. His parents also got divorced when he was just six years old. He has a step older brother and they both lived in Miami with their mother. At age 13, Lil was introduced to Omar Piniero who is known as Smokepurpp and they both started collaborating. They were both expelled from several district schools.
Pump was not really a disciplined pupil. He consumed lots of marijuana which affected him academically. He once beat up a girl, and also caused a school riot that attracted intervention of the police and led to closure of the school. Lil was expelled from every school he ever attended, as a teenager. He was mainly interested in rap but never knew he was going to make a career in it. He listened to Chief Keef a lot. At 15, he dropped out of school and began to visit recording studios with Smokepurpp.
Lil Pump Career
The major contributor to Lil Pump net worth is his career as a rapper and singer. His inspiration comes from his friend and fellow rapper, Smokepurpp. They have worked together on different tours together. Lil Pump’s first song was in 2016 and he featured Smokepurpp. It has been played more than 26+ million times on SoundCloud. The next was in 2017 which was titled “Boss” and it was produced by Diablo. Some of the songs he has released when he started singing were “Broke My Wrist”, “D Rose”, and “Elementary”. His popularity grew on platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
He is signed to Tha Lights Global and Warner Bros. record label. His first studio album which was self-titled was released in 2017 and was number three on Billboard Hot 100 selling more than 3 million copies. His video for the song “Gucci Gang” has been watched more than 875 million times on the media app, YouTube. In 2018, Lil featured in a song “I Shyne” with DJ Carnage and it was number 14 on Bubbling Under 200 Singles Chart.
Age, Weight, and Height
Lil Pump was born on the 17th of August, 2000 and he is still a teenager at this moment. He is 1.67 m tall and weighs 64 kg.
Lil Pump Net Worth
In 2018, Lil Pump signed a deal with Warner Brothers and was paid $8 million in advance. In his first year, he was paid $9000 and the following year, he received $12,000. The rapper was paid $15,000 in his third year till his seventh year. As of March 2020, Lil Pump net worth is about $8 million. He also drives a Porsche car.
Lil Pump has rapped and even admitted on social media that he cannot read because he is dyslexic. The rapper has not publicized any relationship yet but he talks about Miranda Cosgrove a lot.
On the 15th of February, 2018 Lil Pump was arrested for discharging a weapon. His manager said three men wanted to break into the rapper’s home and they shot at the door. After many findings, the police discovered that the shooting came from inside the house. They later searched the premises and found the gun at the balcony loaded with ammunition. His mother was arrested for having an unsecured firearm and endangering a minor.
Months later, he was arrested in Miami for driving without a license. He later announced he would be serving jail term for violating parole from the arrest. In October 2018, his manager confirmed that Pump has served a prison term sentence without giving any further information.
On the 4th of December, 2018 he was arrested in Vega, Copenhagen for been in possession of Marijuana. He had to pay $700 to $800. However, while still detained, he uploaded a video giving the officer his middle finger. Lil Pump has been banned and cannot enter the country for two years.
He was also arrested days later for disorderly conduct at Miami airport because he was arguing with the security personnel. They wanted to search his luggage for cannabis and he said he didn’t have one with him. After the search, they didn’t find any drug but the rapper became angry and raised his voice at them.
That is all there is to know about Lil pump net worth, biography and many other interesting facts about him. At just 19 years, the rapper has made such an amazing fortune for himself.