YBN Glizzy Biography

YBN Glizzy is an American rapper and a member of the popular hip-hop collective ‘YBN.’ Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family, personal life, career, and achievements.

Quick Facts

Birthday: October 29, 1998

Nationality: American

Famous: Rappers Musicians

Age: 21 Years, 21 Year Old Males

Sun Sign: Scorpio

Born in: Baltimore, MD

Famous as: Rapper

U.S. State: Maryland

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YBN Glizzy is an American rapper, best known as part of the popular hip-hop collective ‘YBN’ (short for ‘Young Boss Niggaz’). The collective was founded by Nick Simmons, aka YBN Nahmir, and was later joined by Glizzy and 15 other members. His rapping group started online as a gaming crew that played games such as ‘Grand Theft Auto.’ They started by making gaming videos on ‘YouTube’ and later established themselves as young talented rappers. He also owns a ‘YouTube’ channel titled ‘YBN Glizzy,’ which was created in 2014. He is not too regular on the channel, as he is believed to be busy with his upcoming songs. He is also famous as ‘Ayo Glizzy,’ but his involvement with ‘YBN’ has made him more popular as ‘YBN Glizzy.’ He and his group released their first full-length project in September 2018. Titled ‘YBN: The Mixtape,’ the project reached the 21st spot on the US charts and the 19th spot on the Canadian charts. He is believed to be single, as there is no information about him dating anyone.

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Rise to Fame
  • YBN Glizzy started his career online as a gamer. He was part of the original ‘XBOX Live’ squad. His hip-hop collective named ‘Young Boss Niggaz’ was originally founded by his close friend and rapper Nick Simmons, aka YBN Nahmir, in 2014. He met him on ‘San Andreas Roleplay’ for ‘Grand Theft Auto’ through ‘Xbox’ when he was looking for a group post.
  • ‘YBN’ was originally founded as a gaming collective. He and his other friends played and recorded gaming videos and then post those videos on ‘YouTube.’ They also streamed on ‘Twitch.tv’ before shifting their focus toward music and rapping. He was featured by another ‘YBN’ member, YBN Almighty Jay, in the track "Off Instagram.” Currently, ‘YBN’ is a collective of rappers, social-media personalities, promoters, and record producers, with 18 members, including him. In July 2018, the group announced their first world tour, which was scheduled for the fall that year. On September 7, 2018, they launched their first full-length project, ‘YBN: The Mixtape.’
  • He also owns a self-titled ‘YouTube’ channel that he created in October 2014. The first video on this channel was posted on February 15, 2015. Titled ‘Ayo Glizzy - WORST SA-MP Player FT. Nahmir,’ it featured YBN Nahmir along with him. The second video on the channel was posted in August 2016. Titled ‘Nahmir #SoGoneChallenge [FreeStyle],’It featured YBN Nahmir again. The most famous video of his channel was ‘YBN Nahmir back again with another Freestyle!!! (EXCLUSIVE),’ uploaded on April 6, 2017. This video also featured YBN Nahmir. Though the channel was created almost 5 years ago, there are only seven videos posted on the channel. This is because he is mostly busy with his rapping career.
  • His self-titled ‘YouTube’ channel has now gained more than 23 thousand subscribers, with just seven videos. He also has a big fan base on ‘Instagram,’ with over 154 thousand followers.
Family & Personal Life
  • YBN Glizzy was born on October 29, 1998, in Baltimore, MD, US. He is of African–American ethnicity. He has a sister. He was interested in rapping and hip-hop since childhood. He gained fame by making appearances in the videos of fellow rapper YBN Nahmir.

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- July 02, 2019
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