Michael Lamar White II, born June 18, 1999, better known as Trippie Redd, is an American rapper, singer, actor, and songwriter. He is one of the most well-known figures in the SoundCloud rap community, which rose to popularity in the late 2010s. Trippie Redd was born in Canton, Ohio, in the United States.
|Full Name:||Michael Lamar White II|
|Date of Birth:||June 18, 1999|
|Place of Birth:||Canton, Ohio|
|State of Origin:||Ohio|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Girlfriend:||Skye Morales (ex)|
Early Life and Education
Trippie Redd has a younger brother known by the name “Hippie Redd” and an older brother known as “Dirty Redd” who was also a musician.
In 2014, a car accident claimed the life of Dirty Redd. He spoke to Rolling Stone about the aftermath of the tragic incident.
Trippie Redd was born and raised in Canton, Ohio, but he frequently relocated to Columbus. While growing up, his mother played songs by Ashanti, Beyoncé, Tupac, and Nas, which sparked his interest in music.
T-Pain, Kiss, Nirvana, Gucci Mane, Fountains of Wayne, the Ataris, Green Day, the Offspring, Cute Is What We Aim For, Simple Plan, the Summer Set, Hit the Lights, Marilyn Manson, and Lil Wayne were among the musicians he later listened to.
Taevion Williams, a rapper better known by his stage name Lil Tae, inspired Trippie Redd to start rapping.
He started recording music and took his music career seriously. In 2014, he released “Sub-Zero” and “New Ferrari,” but he soon deleted those songs.
After finishing high school, White relocated to Atlanta where he met the rapper Lil Wop and finally received a record label offer.
Trippie Redd is one of the most well-known figures in the SoundCloud rap community, which rose to popularity in the late 2010s.
The lead song from his debut mixtape, A Love Letter to You (2017), “Love Scars,” helped him gain notoriety. The singles “Dark Knight Dummo,” “Taking a Walk,” and “Topanga” by Trippie Redd all made it onto the Billboard Hot 100.
His fourth mixtape, A Love Letter to You 4 (2019), debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 while his first two studio albums, Life’s a Trip (2018) and! (2019), both reached the top five.
Pegasus, Trippie Redd’s third studio album from 2020, and Trip at Knight, his fourth studio album from 2021, both peaked at number two on the Billboard 200.
Trippie Redd Net Worth
Trippie Redd is a top American rapper, singer and songwriter with a net worth of $5 million.
Trippie Redd was in a relationship with Ayleks. After dating for some time, the pair separated. After their breakup, he began dating Coi Leray.
In 2016, Trippie Redd started dating internet personality and model, Skye Morales.
The rapper broke up with Leray and he is currently single. Not dating anyone.
In late May Trippie Redd was detained in Cobb County, Georgia, for assaulting the rapper FDM Grady. Grady claims that when Trippie Redd and the rapper Lil Wop made fun of Grady’s fiancée, Grady drew his gun briefly before fighting with Trippie Redd.
Grady was then attacked by four guys, including Wop and Trippie. Charges of affray (public fighting), criminal trespass, and simple violence led to Trippie Redd’s detention.
He was again detained in Georgia on an assault accusation for allegedly pistol-whipping a woman a few weeks later, in early June.
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