Atlanta native Yung Zu began his incursion into hip hop at the age of 15 and from the moment he realized his innate ability to marry words in such a unique and dynamic manner that obliterated the competition, he knew that someday he’d be ranked amongst the most successful artists in hip hop.
Taking from his experiences growing up in Zone 3 of Atlanta and Influenced by hip hop legends Jay Z, Lil Wayne, and Master P, it was only a matter of time before Yung Zu would cross paths with Atlanta based recording label Solid Foundation Entertainment, one of the most successful and accomplished entertainment entities in Atlanta. Seeing the greatness that took residence in the young Atlanta rapper, Solid Foundation Ent became his label home and was the support he needed to flourish as Atlanta’s most prominent new hip hip artist.
The young hip hop superstar has opened up for the likes of Young Thug, Plies, Shawty Lo, Fetty Wap, London Jae, and Yung Ralph. He is a go-getter that will not stop until he is a household name. The Atlanta native who best describes himself as wild, humble, and open-minded has Atlanta in a hip hop frenzy and there’s so much more to come.
With support from superstars like Usher, T.I., 2 Chainz, and hip hop super producer Jermaine Dupri, Yung Zu is creating a legacy in hip hop that will be nothing short of prolific. The Source magazine referred to Yung Zu as a “Rising star” upon releasing his “392” single produced by June James(June the jenius) and LilJuMadeTheBeat. He is without question hip hop’s next most greatest achievement.