About Young Scooter
Young Scooter is an emerging Atlantan emcee affiliated with Future's Freebandz movement and Gucci Mane's 1017 Brick Squad, who also owns and operates his own label Black Migo Gang.
Throughout this young career, the ATLien has collaborated with those mentioned, Birdman, Wale, Waka Flocka Flame, Chief Keef, Cam'ron, Wyclef Jean, Plies, E-40, Chevy Woods, Akon, Childish Gambino, Alley Boy, Trinidad James, Gunplay, Young Breed, Young Dolph, Eldorado Red, Casino, Frenchie, Big Bank Black, Philthy Rich, Verse Simmonds, Migos, OJ Da Juiceman, Shawty Lo, Cash Out, Fredo Santana, Lil Wayne, Young Thug, Cartel MGM, Mexico Rann, OG Boo Dirty, Mike Will Made It, Kirko Bangz, Trae Tha Truth, Yung Fresh, Yung Ralph, Dose, Trouble, Yo Gotti, and more.
Most recently, he did a six-month bid for parole violations (during which he shared a cell with Gucci Mane) and announced the features and release date for his upcoming Street Lottery 2 mixtape. He's also working on his debut studio album Jugg House, which is slated to drop in 2014. Stay tuned.
- Scooter and Future are childhood friends.
- Young Scooter counts Diddy, 50 Cent and Jay Z among his musical influences.
- Although an Atlanta representative through and through, Scooter was born in Walterboro, South Carolina.
- He's now financially secure enough to pre-order 2015 issue vehicles.
- Young Scooter is an Aries.
- He describes his work as "count music" - stream-of-consciousness money rap.
- Drug trafficking charges inspired him to pursue a career in rap.
- He's popularized the term "finessin'" in recent years.
- Zaytoven is Young Scooter's go-to producer.
- He has a young son.