By: Joshua Cubillo
Rapper YG, is a critically acclaimed artist with two albums already under his belt. His first album, My Krazy Life, was released March 18, 2014 and debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200, the album was also certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) in March 2016. His second studio album, Still Brazy, was released on June 17, 2016 and debuted at number six on the US Billboard 200. Just as his debut album, it received rave reviews and was critically acclaimed.
His critical acclaim has led to new opportunities for the young Compton, or Bompton, based rapper. He recently released a playlist on Spotify for the release of the upcoming game Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare.
YG has also had his share of controversy recently, with Chinese-American protesting his song, Meet the Flockers, where they feel he is encouraging robberies in Chinese neighborhoods. Before that he released a song with Nipsey Hussle called F*ck Donald Trump.