By: Willow Wallace
Who is Gerald Gillum?
Gerald Gillum, also known by his stage name, G-Eazy, is an American hip hop recording artist as well as a record producer from Oakland California.
Gerald was born on May 24, 1989 in Oakland, California. He went to the Loyola University of New Orleans due to their strong music industry program. While he was in college in 2011 he had created his first song called Endless Summer.
During the 2012 Warped Tour, G-Eazy had produced, written, and recorded his first album entitled Must be Nice. The album had gotten to be #3 on the iTunes hip hop chart completely without a label. In 2013 G-Eazy had completed his first headline show, selling out in Cities such as New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Paste Magazine had named G-Eazy their top artist to watch for in 2013. High Times Magazine also also named him the "Best New Artist of 2013". His second album, These Things Happen had topped the Billboard Hip-Hop/R&B and Top Rap Albums Charts. The album also earned the #3 spot on the Billboard Top 200 Albums and the Top digital Albums Chart.
(Clean) G Eazy Me, Myself and I
Some examples of the many songs G-Eazy has created are,
2. Tumblr Girls
3. Let's Get Lost
4. Downtown Love
5. These Things Happen
6. Me, Myself, and I