Gazzy Garcia, known professionally as Lil Pump, is an American rapper and songwriter. He is known for his hyperactive public persona, where he is portrayed taking drugs marijuana and Xanax, he is known for shouting his catchphrase "Esskeetit". Garcia was named as one of the 30 Under 30 by Forbes in 2019. Lil Pump rose to popularity in 2017, after he released his single "Gucci Gang" from his debut album Lil Pump, which peaked at number three on the U. S. Billboard Hot 100, is certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America, he has since released other songs, including "I Love It", "Esskeetit", "Drug Addicts", "Butterfly Doors", "Racks on Racks", "Be Like Me". He released his debut studio album, Lil Pump, in October 2017, his song "Welcome to the Party" was featured in the soundtrack for Deadpool 2. He released his second studio album Harverd Dropout on February 22, 2019. Garcia was born August 2000, in Miami, Florida. In a 2018 interview with J. Cole, Garcia stated that his parents are from Colombia and they divorced when he was six years old, his mother moved to Miami after giving birth to his older half-brother.
When Garcia was thirteen years old, his cousin, Lil Ominous, introduced him to Omar Pineiro, better known as Smokepurpp. Garcia and Piniero were expelled from multiple district schools. Garcia, enrolled in an opportunity high school but was expelled in the tenth grade for fighting and inciting a riot. Garcia's rap career began when Smokepurpp asked him to freestyle over it; the single produced was independently released in 2016 on the music streaming website SoundCloud, as his debut single, "Lil Pump". Garcia followed the song with singles "Elementary", "Ignorant", "Gang Shit", "Drum$tick", each garnering over three million streams; the success of his tracks on SoundCloud earned him recognition among the South Florida underground rap scene, in a style known as "SoundCloud rap". He co-headlined the No Jumper tour in 2016, performed at the Rolling Loud Festival. Garcia began 2017 by releasing the singles "D Rose" and "Boss", which were major hits on SoundCloud, collecting a combined 70 million streams.
The popularity of "D Rose" led to a music video being produced by Chicago based director Cole Bennett known as Lyrical Lemonade. The music video was released on YouTube on January 30, 2017, has gained 145 million views as of July 2018. On June 9, 2017, Garcia signed a record deal with Tha Lights Warner Bros.. Records, just two months before his seventeenth birthday. However, in January 2018, his contract with Warner Bros. Records was voided because he had been a minor at the time of signing. In July 2017, Garcia announced through Twitter that his debut album was in the works and would be released in August. Although the album was not released in August it was pushed back and he instead released the song "Gucci Gang", which became his first Billboard Hot 100 entry, peaking at number three on November 8, 2017; the song was certified gold and platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America on January 11, 2018, as of July 31, 2018, is certified triple platinum. On October 6, 2017, Garcia released his debut commercial studio album, Lil Pump, featuring Smokepurpp, Gucci Mane, Lil Yachty, Chief Keef, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz.
Garcia released "I Shyne" on January 2018, with producer Carnage. Following reports that he had left his former label Warner Bros. Records and the contract had been voided on the grounds of him being a minor when he signed, competition rose to sign Garcia with offers as high as $8 million to $12 million or more, artists such as Gucci Mane and DJ Khaled taking interest in him. Garcia sparked rumors he had signed with Gucci Mane's imprint, 1017 Records, in February 2018. Nonetheless, Garcia re-signed another contract with Warner Bros. for $8 million on March 12, 2018. On April 13, 2018, Garcia released the single "Esskeetit", which debuted and peaked at number 24 on the Billboard Hot 100. On May 24, 2018, Garcia performed "Esskeetit" on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. In July 2018, he released the single "Drug Addicts" alongside a music video which features the award winning actor Charlie Sheen. On September 7, 2018, Garcia collaborated with Kanye West and comedian Adele Givens for the track "I Love It".
The track went straight to number 1 on the Canadian Hot 100. Garcia announced in August 2018 a tour to promote his unreleased album Harverd Dropout, but it was cancelled a month due to "unforeseen circumstances". On October 5, 2018, he released "Multi Millionaire" as a single featuring Lil Uzi Vert. On October 25, 2018, dubstep producer Skrillex released the song "Arms Around You", a collaboration he made with Garcia, Swae Lee and posthumous vocals from XXXTentacion. On December 16, 2018, Garcia was accused of being racist towards Asians after previewing a snippet of his new song "Butterfly Doors"; this caused a fair amount of negative press coverage and caused Chinese rappers to release diss tracks against him. On December 24, 2018, he uploaded an apology video on Instagram regarding the incident and released the single with the offensive lyrics edited out. On February 21, 2019, Garcia released the song "Be Like Me" featuring Lil Wayne. A music video featuring both of the artists was released.
On February 25, 2019, Garcia performed "Be Like Me" on Jimmy Kimmel Live!. On February 22
My American Dream is the only studio album released by Neal E. Boyd on June 23, 2009. After Boyd won the third season of America's Got Talent, he was signed to Decca Records. Boyd explained. Songs included on the album are "God Bless the USA," "Ave Maria," "Amazing Grace," West Side Story's song "Somewhere," and his Talent winning song "Nessun Dorma." The album was released on the date of the fourth season premiere of Talent, June 23, 2009. Boyd has since gone on tour with Britain's Got Talent winner Paul Potts, sang for US President Barack Obama; the album sold 6,000 copies in its first week of release. The album debuted at #195 on the Billboard 200 and #3 on the Top Classical Albums Chart. James Manheim of AllMusic says. That's the quality that makes for a crossover star." Stephen Thomas Erlewine called it "an effective showcase for his supple singing if not quite an artistic statement of purpose. Thankfully, Boyd avoids the ersatz Euro-schlock of Il Divo, never trying to have a pop production, instead being symphonic."
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