About Yo Gotti
Yo Gotti (formerly Mario Mims and Lil Yo) is one of the most noteworthy artists to emerge from Memphis, Tennessee in recent memory.
Throughout his career, the Epic Records signee has collaborated with the likes of Trae Tha Truth, Slim Thug, Cam'ron, T.I., J. Cole, Meek Mill, Nelly, French Montana, Gunplay, Rick Ross, Sean Kingston, Vado, Juvenile, Young Jeezy, Ace Hood, Mack Maine, Birdman, DJ Drama, B.o.B., Jim Jones, Pusha T, Young Buck Lil Wayne and many more.
Most recently, he released his new album I Am and toured with YG in support it of it, accused fellow Memphis emcee Juicy J of dodging him and clarified rumors concerning himself and T.I.'s Hustle Gang Records.
- Gotti was born and raised in Frayser, Memphis' Ridgecrest apartments.
- He started rapping at the age of fourteen.
- His debut album studio album was 2012's Live From The Kitchen.
- Yo Gotti has a young son.
- Gotti released four independent albums and eleven mixtapes before signing with RCA records.
- His was known as Lil Yo while affiliated with DJ Sound early on in his career.
- Yo Gotti was featured on 2 Chainz' 2010 single "Boo", which peaked at No. 76 on U.S. R&B charts.
- To date, Gotti has released two studio albums, four independent albums and thirteen mixtapes.
- He has lingering beef with Gucci Mane over the October 17th, 2012 (10/17) release of his CM7: The World Is Yours mixtape.
- Yo Gotti is a Taurus.
- From Da Dope Game 2 Da Rap Game2000
- Back 2 Da Basics2006
- Live From The Kitchen2012
- I Am2013