|NET WORTH:||$8 Million|
|Source of Wealth:||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter|
|Born:||August 17, 2000|
|Birth Name:||Gazzy Garcia|
|Height:||5ft. 5in. (1.67m)|
Lil Pump is a pretty famous American rapper. He is also a songwriter and is part of the well known SoundCloud rap-scene. Lil Pump rose to instant stardom after his streams became hugely popular on the platform SoundCloud. It got millions of streams and became popular. As for the net worth, he currently has $8 million. What is Lil Pump Net Worth? Let's find out:
The early life of Lil pump
Born in Mexico as Gazzy Garcia on August 17 in 2000, Lil Pump's parents hailed from Colombia. But they divorced when Lil Pump was just 6 years of age. At age 13, he was introduced to Omar Pineiro by his cousin who called himself Lil Ominous. Omar Pineiro goes by Smokepurpp in the rap circuit and soon both of them became collaborators.
Both of them got expelled from various school districts but Lil Pump didn't give up. He enrolled in a high-school alternative. But he was pushed out of there as well for starting a riot and fighting.
Lil Pump's career
His career began when his collaborator Smokepurpp produced one track and requested Lil Pump to freestyle that. It got released in 2016 on the platform SoundCloud. The track was titled 'Lil Pump.' After that, he followed up his hit with singles like 'Elementary,' 'Drum$tick,' 'Ignorant,' and 'Gang Shit.'
All of the above 4 tracks got more than 3-million streams. He was really famous on SoundCloud and his success got him recognition in the rap circuit as well. The South-Florida underground-rap scene accepted him as a 'SoundCloud rapper.' He took his success and in 2016 only, he performed in the 'No Jumper' tour at the famous Rolling-Loud Festival.
In 2017, Lil Pump went on to release singles titled 'D Rose,' and 'Boss.' These were huge SoundCloud hits as well and gained 70 million total streams. 'D Rose' especially did well and this led to Cole Bennett making a great music video on it. The music video itself got released in January of2017 and just 6 months later it has got 145-million views. He was well and truly on his way to stardom.
The Warner Records deal
It was in 2017 that Lil Pump actually earned his wealth. After all, it was on June 9 of that year when Lil Pump signed on for a record deal with Warner Records and The Lights Global. At the time of signing his contract, he was only a couple of months away from turning only 17 years. The deal gave him an $8-million advance. In July he announced that he was working on his album and would release it in August. But he instead pushed it back and released his most famous song 'Gucci Gang.' It was this song which got him entry into the Billboard Hot-100.
Bad publicity cases
The pump was arrested in February 2018 for firing a weapon in a closed place. According to his supervisor, 3 guys were trying to interrupt his San Fernando Valley scene. The police came with a seek warrant and eventually located an unloaded handgun underneath the balcony. Along with that they also found some ammunition in some other place within that house. Garcia's mom was later on investigated for endangering a minor and having an unsecured firearm on home premises.
A few months later, Pump was arrested for going around in a car without a license in Miami. His supervisor told the public in October 2018 that he had served a jail sentence for it. That's not all. Lil pump was again arrested in December that year but in Copenhagen. He was arrested for ownership of marijuana after a successful overall performance in Vega. The rapper was fined seven hundred dollars. Along with this he was also and banned from coming into the USA for 2-years.
● His debut mixtape got released in the year 2017. It reached number 2on the US R&B/Hip-Hop charts and US Rap both.
● The above mixtape even got a position of #3 on the well regarded Billboard-200 chart.
● His song 'Gucci Gang' got certified gold by the well known RIA of America on 11th January.
Top 5 quotes by Lil Pump
● "My goal is to be the most ignorant, richest rapper I could be."
● "I'm the best SoundCloud rapper."
● "People don’t really compare me to anybody. They just say I’m a mumble rapper. I’m fine with that. I don’t really care."
● "One day your gonna see me at the top, And remember how much I meant to you and your gonna hate yourself for letting me go."
● "I don’t care about fame. Problems everywhere."
4 Lil Pump song lyrics which fans love
● "I got fast cars, bad bitches and designer clothes
Couple thousand on my wrist and my neck is on froze
Spanish bitches' butt naked and they twerkin' on the stove
Too many racks in my pocket that my wallet can't fold"- Lil Pump(Designer)
● "Start the day off with a pint
I'm a show you how to live life
Take a lot of drugs, don't think twice
I do this every day and all night"- Lil Pump
● "And my niggas gettin' ignorant
Like a lighter, bitch, we ignant
All this water on my neck
Look like I fell when I went fishin'"- Lil Pump - I Love It (mit KanyeWest)
●Throwing up racks in the air
Told that bitch 'Lil Pump, yeah'
Damn, I just broke my wrist
Hundred on my wrist, can't tell me shit"- Lil Pump - Boss
Lil Pump is still just a kid who has tasted fame early on. His songs aren't about exploring or love or anything deep. They are simple and talk about the experiences adolescence as well as early adulthood. That's why he connects so well with a young audience. Yet, no matter what it can't be denied that he made good money with rapping at a very early age. His fans would do well to simply enjoy his songs for what they are. It's better not to take his lyrics too much to heart.