How much is G Eazy worth? $9 Million
How did G Eazy earn his money and wealth?
G Eazy aka Gerald Earl Gillum was born on May 24, 1989, in Oakland, California. He attended school in Berkeley, California where his grandparents resided. Gillum is a rapper and music producer who was always interested in making music since he was a young boy. He along with his friends started a group, Bay Boyz who recorded their tracks and uploaded on MySpace. He attended Loyola University in New Orleans, Louisiana and while studying there he started out as a record producer. He began to work on many singles with his producer, Christoph Andersson, who coincidently was also a student at the same University as Gillum.
Gillum became a part of the East Bay Area hip-hop scene where artists such as Crohn, Lil B, and The Cataracts performed. He opened for established artists such as Snoop Dog and Lil Wayne in 2010. He released “The Endless Summer”, a mixtape in 2011 which included “Runaround Sue”, an updated version of the 1960’s hit song. It earned more than four million views on YouTube. In the video was featured Devon Baldwin and it was directed by Tyler Yee. It also featured other artists that includes Erika Flowers, Greg Banks, alongside Devon Baldwin.
Gillum’s first full-length album “Must Be Nice” was released on September 26, 2012. It received good reviews and went on to peak at number 3 on the iTunes Hip-Hop charts. He released “These Things Happen” as his major-label debut album in 2014 which peaked at number 3 in the Billboard 200 charts. His second album “When it’s Dark” was released in 2015 which included the hit single “Me, Myself & I” where he collaborated with Bebe Rexha. He released an EP “Step Brothers” in 2017 where he worked with DJ Carnage. He released “Good Life” in which he collaborated with singer Kehlani. It was used in the “Fast and the Furious” film franchise. His latest single is “him &I” which he sang with singer Halsey in 2017.
Gillum has performed extensively around the US. His first nationwide tour was with Shwayze in 2011. He has also performed at the annual Vans Warped Tour in 2012. He was also a part of Lil Wayne’s “America’s Most Wanted Tour” in 2013. He also toured with KYLE, Rockie esh, and Tory Lanez in his “These Things Happen Tour”. His first headlining tour overseas was in 2014 when he embarked on “From the Bay to the Universe” tour.
Gillum’s hit single “My Life is a Party” was featured on an in-game radio station game called “Saints Row: The Third”.
What are the highest charting music albums of G Eazy?
- These things Happen (2014): #3
- The Beautiful & Damned (2018): #3
- When It’s Dark Out (2015): #4
- Step Brothers (2017): #50
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