Trippie Redd is one of the fast-rising stars in the American music industry. He is not just a rapper and singer but also a songwriter and musician. He came into the limelight following the release of his songs such as Love Scars, Dark Knight Dummo, and Poles 1469. The multi-talented youngster started his music career at 15 after seeing his mother perform Beyonce, Ashanti, and Tupac songs. He is currently signed to Elliot Grainge Entertainment and has been active since 2015 to date.
Learn more about his real name, age, net worth, and height. Also, find out who is girlfriend is as well as other interesting facts about the rapper below.
What is His Real Name and How Old is He?
Redd was born in Canton, Ohio in the United States on June 18, 1999. His birth name is Michael Lamar White IV before he adopted the stage name, Trippie Redd. Following his father’s incarceration, Redd was raised by a single mother along with her two siblings – Dirty and Hippie. He holds American nationality and belongs to Irish, Native American and African American ethnic background. The rapper is equally an affiliate member of the Los Angeles African-American street gang known as Bloods. He completed his high school in Canton, Ohio with an impressive grade of 4.0 GPA.
His Music Career
Upon graduation, Redd moved to Atlanta where he kicked off his music career. He first met a fellow rapper Lil Wop before he signed up with a record label. Alongside Lil Wop and Kodie Shane, Redd embarked on three projects, thus releasing three EPs titled Beast Mode, Rock the World, and Awakening My Inner Beast in 2016. Later on, Redd moved to Los Angeles following his deal with the record label called Elliot Grainge Entertainment.
The following year, he released his debut mixtape titled A Love Letter to You with his hit single titled Love Scars. The album received commercial success, thus reaching over eight million views on YouTube and more than thirteen million on SoundCloud, just a few months after its release. Redd collaborated with XXXTentacion on the song titled Fuck Love which was part of his album 17. The album reached number 41 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Furthermore, Trippie Redd released his second mixtape titled A Love Letter to You II in October 2017. This time his album appeared at No 34 on the Billboard 200. He also released another EP titled Angels & Demons alongside Lil Wop. In December 2017, he featured Travis Scott on his song titled Dark Knight Dummo that peaked at No 72 on the Billboard Hot 100. His other songs TR666 and 18 which featured the likes of Joji, Rich Brian, and Swae Lee were released on SoundCloud. He is currently set to feature Lil Wayne and Erykah Badu in his upcoming 2018 debut album.
What Is His Net Worth?
Trippie Redd has been successful in his rapping career; he has garnered wide recognition and has made huge wealth from his album sales. He is currently living a lavish lifestyle with his family. As at March 2017, Redd revealed his net worth to be $7 million and later in the same year, he bought a mansion worth $300 thousand for his mother. He earns his net worth from his music career as well as other business endeavours. Redd has online merchandise that sells accessories, jewellery, hoodies, bags etc. His songs are currently one of the most-streamed songs reaching more than one billion streaming views worldwide.
Who is Trippie Redd’s Girlfriend?
The talented rapper has won the hearts of many ladies with his unique music style. Although he is very young, Redd has been involved in a few relationships till date. In 2017, he had a brief relationship with the gorgeous Latina Instagram model named Mulan Vuitton. The duo broke up following Mulan’s infidelity. Shortly after their breakup, Redd started dating fellow musician Aylek popularly known as Angvish on Instagram. However, their relationship didn’t last long before hitting the rocks. The duo went their separate ways earlier in 2018 following Redd’s overprotective nature and constant threat to her Instagram followers.
Currently, Trippie Redd has reportedly patched things up with Mulan and their relationship has set sail again. Both parties are focused on reaching the climax of their respective careers and we wish them the very best.
His Height and Body Measurements
In addition to being a talented youngster, Trippie Redd is also a handsome dude. He is of average height, standing at 5 feet 6 inches (1.67m) and he has a bodyweight of 139 pounds (63 kg). The youngster has an athletic body structure with wonderful body measurements. His eyes are dark-brown while his hair is black with dreadlocks. Another interesting fact about Redd is that he has several tattoos on his body which has different significance according to the rapper. His hit single titled Love Scars was inspired by his facial tattoo while he also has the number 14 tattooed both on his face as well as his hands.