UTA announced today that entered into an agreement to represent rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, philanthropist and fashion icon Young Thug in all areas.
Widely recognized for his unique artistry and vocal style, Young Thug has quickly become a fixture in pop culture. He has been nominated for several BET Hip Hop Awards, BET Awards, and has won an MTV Video Music Award. Recently he hit #1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart for his collaboration with Camilla Cabello on the hit single, “Havana,” while maintaining a steady following of over 11 million monthly listeners on Spotify. Since announcing his own record label in 2016, YSL Records, Young Thug has also notably collaborated with musicians such as Drake, Pharrell Williams, Kanye West, Future, DJ Carnage, Travis Barker, and Elton John. He is set to release a joint album produced by Wheezy with Mike WiLL Made-It, 808 Mafia’s Southside and TM88 in 2018.
Aside from music, Young Thug recently started a career in modeling. To date, he has worked with renowned brands like Calvin Klein and Puma. Also recognized for his philanthropy work, he joined the #fightpovertyagain campaign and donated all proceeds of a sold-out concert to Planned Parenthood.