Lil Yachty has nearly completed his evolution from Internet phenomenon to permanent fixture in the rap game. In the past 10 days, he earned a spot in XXL's 2016 Freshman class and signed to Quality Control to the surprise of no one -- QC head honcho Coach K has managed and mentored Yachty since late 2015. With an innovative use of auto-tune, neon red braids, and love for all things nautical, Yachty is probably not a human being and possibly an alien species. Hate him or love him, he is here to stay. 

Click through the gallery to get acquainted with Lil Yachty via his 10 most essential tracks.