Young Thug, born Jefferey Lamar Williams, has made a name for himself with his distinct voice and contributions to trap music. Thug began to get mainstream success with his single 2014 singles “Stoner” and “Danny Glover.” He later amassed more critical acclaim with the release of his 2015 mixtape Barter 6 and two installments of his Slime Season series. In 2019, he won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year for his contributions to Childish Gambino’s “This Is America.” Young Thug released its debut studio album, So Much Fun in 2019. The album debuted at No. 1 on the US Billboard 200 and included the Billboard Hot 100 top-twenty singles “The London” and “Hot.” Under the rapper’s label YSL (Young Stoner Life) collective, he has also elevated the next generation of hip-hop in acts in rappers such as Gunna, Lil Duke, the late Lil Keed, and previously signed artist Lil Baby.
Take a look at 11 of Young Thug’s best songs: