Who is Young Chop and what is his net worth 2018? Young Chop is a rapper well known not only for his rapping style but also for his music production and entrepreneurship. This American rapper based in Chicago, Illinois garnered huge support and recognition in the industry after he produced Chief Keef’s hit songs. The three songs he produced went on to become such a big hit that his popularity after their release eclipsed that of the artist itself. Young Chop is also known by another stage name, Young Chop on Da beat and is quite popular in the American Hip Hop industry right now.
Young Chop was born on November 14, 1993, in Chicago, Illinois and was named Tyree Pittman. Tyree grew up in Southern Chicago and showed interest in music from a very young age. This developed into him working along with his cousin at the age of 11 to produce some beats. It also helped that he was friends with Chief Keef during his childhood and they both showed a burning desire to make a career out of music. Tyree later went on to produce several of Chief Keef’s tracks.
Apart from showing an inclination towards the music industry, Tyree also showed a passion for business and entrepreneurship. He sought to make the best of both worlds by getting into the music industry and using his natural entrepreneurship skills to excel in the industry and make a name for himself. Tyree also decided at a young age that he would grow up to be a popular rapper and a record producer and did everything in his power to realise his dreams. He also coined his stage name of Young Chop when he was young in the hope that he could make it big in the industry and he did what he set out to do!
Career: Young Chop is one of the more recent artists to enter the American hip hop industry but is also one of the more popular rappers. He officially entered the industry in 2011 with the release of his mixtape which made him quite popular. 2012 was a big year for Young Chop as he produced Chief Keef’s tracks which made him super popular with the tracks being on top of almost all the billboards. The next year proved to be even more hectic and a big year as he released his first studio album in 2013 which was titled ‘Precious’. In the same year, he also established his own record label which was called Chop Squad records and also released a single later that year titled ‘Still’.
In 2015, Young Chop started a duo called Fat Gang along with fellow rapper King 100 James and released the debut album of the duo which was called ‘Fat Gang or No Gang’ Young Chop also released a sequel mixtape to Chief Keef’s debut album Finally Rich as a tribute to his childhood friend in November of the same year. Apart from being a musician, he is also a record producer having to be in several production collectives including BandKamp under which he produced his first official mixtape for Chief Keef titled ‘Back from the Dead’.
Young Chop Net Worth
Young Chop is one of the best examples that having talent and applying it in the correct field will bring you huge success. Young Chop has a net worth of $2 million. This is purely due to his talent and dedication and he is truly an inspiration. His net worth is also due to the various collaborations he has been in with famous artists and rappers. His rap album ‘Precious’ also helped him ti reach a net worth of $2 million.
Tyree is a fine example of hard work leads to success and surely is to be reckoned an idol for all those youngsters out there still dreaming about following their passion. Tyree as Young Chop has shown them that hard work always succeeds at a mere age of 23. There have been a lot of music producers and rappers before him and there will be many after him but there won’t is many who have achieved the level of success he has in such a short period of time.