Yo Gotti is an American hip-hop artist known popularly by his pseudonym Yo Gotti. He is one of the many hard-core rappers to come from the Southern hip-hop school of the 1990s. Yo Gotti’s rapping style has been influenced by both the non-Southern and Southern hip-hop schools of music, but he prefers and is partial to the Gangsta style. His expertise in rapping has made him be admired and recognized globally.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Yo Gotti Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Yo Gotti was born on 19th May 1981 in Memphis, Tennessee, in a family of hustlers. As a result, he started to follow in their footsteps. Later on, however, Yo Gotti decided to change his ways to be a rapper as he understood that ‘either you hustle till you go to jail or you transition out.’
Yo Gotti got inspiration from rap icons like Three Six Mafia, 8 Ball & MJG, Kingpin Skinny Pimp, and Lil Yo. Consequently, Yo Gotti has released many popular albums like ‘From da Dope Game 2 da Rap Game’, ‘Self Explanatory,’ ‘Life,’ ‘I Am’ etc. The lyrics of his songs often describe the dangers of life in the hoods and also are sexually explicit.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Mario Mims|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Birth Date:||19 May 1981|
|Birth Place:||Memphis, Tennessee|
|Spouse:||Ex-wives: Lakeisha Mims, Jammie Moses|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$6 Million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Currently, Yo Gotti is 39 years old having been born on the 19 May 1981. He is 1.7 meters tall and a weight of approximately 72 kilograms. He has dark brown eyes, and his hair color is black.
Education, School/College University
Yo Gotti purposed to attend university for a musician’s education, but his application was rejected. He later enrolled at the Southwest Tennessee Community College but dropped out to focus on his rap career.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Details on Yo Gotti‘s father are unavailable. On the other hand, his mother was Geraldine Mims. Yo Gotti has an older Sibling named Anthony Mims (Older Brother). He is an American national of Afro-American descent and a Christian by religion. Yo Gotti’s political inclinations are not well defined.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Yo Gotti married Lakeisha Mims, and the couple had three children, two daughters, and a son. However, later on, they decided to separate. It is deduced from sources that the children are as of now living with their father. After this relationship, Yo Gotti was involved with Jammie Moses, and they were blessed with three children, but they too are said to have gone separate ways, but their current status is unknown.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Divorced|
|When did he get married? (married date):||Unspecified date|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is Yo Gotti Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Ex-wives: Lakeisha Mims and Jammie Moses|
Professional Life and Career
Yo Gotti began his musical career at around the age of 14. At this time, he was rapping as Lil Yo and was affiliated with DJ Sound and his crew. As from 2000 to 2006, Yo Gotti released a number of independent albums these albums included From Da Dope Game 2 Da Rap Game in2000, Self-Explanatory in 2001, and Back two da Basics in 2006.
In 2012, Gotti released his major-label debut studio album titled Life From The Kitchen. The album’s original first single was titled “5 Star,” and it was released on May 20, 2009. The single peaked at 79 on the Hot 100, 19 on U.S R&B, and 11 on U.S Rap.
In 2013, Gotti announced that he and his label CMG had been signed to a distribution deal with Epic Records from longtime business partner L.A. Reid. On May 28, 2013, Yo Gotti announced that his sixth studio album would be titled I Am. The first single from his sixth studio album I Am is titled “Act Right” and features Young Jeezy and YG.
Awards & Nominations
Yo Gotti has been nominated for various awards in the course of his career. Some of his nominations include the BET Hip Hop Award (Album of the Yea) in 2004 and the BET Hip Hop Award (Best Collabo, Duo, or Group) in 2017, among others.
Yo Gotti Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of July 2020, Yo Gotti’s net worth is estimated at $6 Million.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
In recent days, Yo Gotti has been embroiled in court battles with manager Michael Terry over a multimillion payout. According to terry, Gotti refused to sign the appropriate paperwork that would allow the song to streaming on Spotify and Apple Music. In addition, Terry also accused Gotti of attempting to finesse Fletcher over to his own record label. As per the court’s decision, the ruling was in favor of Terry, tripling the $2.2 million in damages because he believed Gotti engaged in deceitful business practices.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Yo Gotti Facebook page has around 4.3 million fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 1.8 million followers. On Instagram account, Yo Gotti has around 4.5 million followers, while on YouTube, Yo Gotti has around 2.2 million subscribers.
Though Yo Gotti was born and brought up in a family of hustlers, he managed to change his way o life and focus on music. By so doing, Yo Gotti has been able to earn popularity as a result of his music while making a substantial amount of money while at it.