Characterized by his face tattoos , facial piercings, eccentric hairstyles and androgynous fashion,  his music is defined by often dark subject matters and imagery built on a melodic emo approach to trap. Lil Uzi Vert attracted mainstream attention following the release of his debut single " Money Longer " in After releasing two additional mixtapes in and , including one in collaboration with Gucci Mane , Lil Uzi Vert was featured on the Billboard Hot chart-topping Migos ' single " Bad and Boujee ". His second studio album, Eternal Atake , was among the most anticipated albums in hip hop and peaked at number one on the Billboard Woods later began listening to Wiz Khalifa and Meek Mill , who influenced his future style. Woods began rapping in 10th grade, calling himself a "regular kid, I didn't really wanna rap",  after hearing classmate William Aston freestyle over a remade Chris Brown instrumental. Woods, Aston and another friend created a rap group, Steaktown, which broke up when Woods was Woods dropped out of school and soon started working at a Bottom Dollar store, but he quit after four days and was kicked out of his home by his mother. Woods began to rap in and began to associate with musical groups like Steaktown and in what he says was "just for money"  under the name "Vert" originally which he says stood for "vertical" like a "vertical jump". The track, which was produced by Spaceghostpurrp , went viral in within hip-hop circles following Wood's entry into the mainstream.
Early years and rise to fame
Symere Woods, better known as Lil Uzi Vert, is one of the most popular and influential rappers of Symere Woods was born on July 31, He first started rapping in high school with his friends before soon dropping out. After quitting his job at a grocery store and being kicked out of the house by his mom, Woods decided he would take the rap profession seriously. Woods started his rap career in by associating with a group called Steaktown. His first rap name was Vert, referring to a vertical jump.
Symere Woods was born in North Philadelphia on the 31st of July, He later began to listen to Wiz Khalifa and Meed Mill, who influenced his future style. His career began quickly and he made his debut on some DJ Diamond Kuts tracks. My friend — his name is William Aston — we went to the same high school together, and he was rapping.
The song went quadruple platinum, according to the Recording Industry Association of America. His debut studio album, Luv Is Rage 2 , premiered at No. The artist got his name because of his unique rap style. He originally rapped under the name Vert, short for vertical. Lil Uzi told Vibe magazine someone commented on how fast he raps, and so he lengthened his name to Lil Uzi Vert. George Barnes was a well-known criminal who was given a life prison sentence for engaging in illegal liquor trafficking, kidnapping, and bank robbery. So far, the rapper has been nominated for two Grammy awards. According to the publication, VelleBe was awarded the judgment after Lil Uzi Vert failed to make a court appearance for a few months.