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Jeezy

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Jay Wayne Jenkins (born September 28, 1977), known by his stage name Jeezy (formerly Young Jeezy), is an American rapper. Signing to Def Jam Recordings in 2004, his major label debut, Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101, was released the following year and debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200, selling 172,000 copies in its first week and was later receiving platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Jeezy is credited, along with fellow Atlanta-based rappers T.I. and Gucci Mane, for helping to pioneer and popularize trap music with a mainstream audience.Jeezy began his music career in 2001 as Lil J with the release of Thuggin' Under the Influence (T.U.I.). In total, Jeezy has released ten studio albums, as well as numerous successful singles, including the top ten hit "Soul Survivor" (featuring Akon), as well as the top 40 hits "I Luv It", "Go Getta" (featuring R. Kelly), and "Put On" (featuring Kanye West). In addition, Jeezy has also been featured on numerous hip hop and R&B hit singles, including "Say I" by Christina Milian, "I'm So Paid" by Akon, "Hard" by Rihanna and "Love in This Club" by Usher, with the latter reaching number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 in 2008.

Outside of his solo career, Jeezy is also the de facto leader of the southern hip hop group United Streets Dopeboyz of America (U.S.D.A), and a former member of the Bad Boy Records' rap group Boyz n da Hood.

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June 22, 2022

Lil Baby, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Jazmine Sullivan Lead 2022 One Music Festival Lineup

The two-day Atlanta event is set to also feature Jeezy, Rick Ross, Gucci Mane, and more

www.rollingstone.com

June 21, 2022

Watch Denzel Curry Rap Over Lil Durk's "AHHH HA" and Jeezy's "I'm Just Sayin" in L.A. Leakers Freestyle

As part of the latest installment of the L.A. Leakers Freestyle series, Denzel Curry went in on Lil Durk's "AHHH HA" and "I'm Just Sayin" by Jeezy.

www.complex.com

June 3, 2022

Jeannie Mai Reveals Her and Jeezy's 5-Month-Old Daughter for First Time in Family Montage Video

After Jeannie Mai and Jeezy welcomed their first child together in January, the couple have finally given fans a look at their daughter Monaco.

www.complex.com

March 2, 2022

J. Cole, Lil Baby to Headline Dreamville 2022: See the Lineup

The North Carolina fest will also feature the debut of DJ Drama's Gangsta Grillz with Lil Wayne, Jeezy and T.I., as well as the onstage reunion of Ashanti and Ja Rule.

www.billboard.com

February 6, 2022

Freddie Gibbs Compares Jeezy to Tupac Shakur

Hot take. Continue reading…

www.xxlmag.com

September 20, 2021

Jeannie Mai Reveals She’s Expecting Her First Baby With Husband Jeezy

Congratulations are in order for Jeezy and his wife Jeannie Mai, who is pregnant with their first baby together!

www.billboard.com

September 9, 2021

Rick Ross, Jeezy, Gucci Mane and more announce huge joint tour

2 Chainz, Fabolous, Lil Kim and more are also on the bill The post Rick Ross, Jeezy, Gucci Mane and more announce huge joint tour appeared first on NME.

www.nme.com

September 9, 2021

Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane, Jeezy, Lil Kim Prep ‘Legendz of the Streetz Tour’

Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane and Jeezy have announced the dates for their "Legendz of the Streetz" tour.

www.billboard.com

July 15, 2021

50 Cent Is Trying to Convince 42 Dugg to Take Jeezy Off a Song

50 isn't feeling it. Continue reading…

www.xxlmag.com

November 20, 2020

Excessive Branding Ventures Are Killing Hip-Hop’s Soul

Plus more highs and lows from the world of rap this week, including memorable moments from Jeezy and Gucci’s Verzuz battle and a breakdown of why Future and Lil Uzi Vert’s album is so underwhelming.

pitchfork.com

Discs

The Recession 2

November 20, 2020

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Therapy For My Soul

November 18, 2020

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Back

October 23, 2020

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Twenty/20 Pyrex Vision

March 27, 2020

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TM104: The Legend of the Snowman

August 23, 2019

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Pressure

December 15, 2017

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Cold Summer

October 26, 2017

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Bottles Up

October 26, 2017

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Trap Or Die 3

October 28, 2016

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Magic City Monday

June 27, 2016

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Church In These Streets

November 13, 2015

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Paid in Full

September 2, 2014

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Seen It All: The Autobiography

September 2, 2014

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Seen It All: The Autobiography (Deluxe)

September 2, 2014

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Og Remix Young Jeezy Vrs - Itunes Ringtone

June 12, 2014

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R.I.P.

January 1, 2013

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In My Head

January 1, 2013

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Gangsta

January 19, 2012

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Get Right

January 1, 2012

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Snowman

June 7, 2011

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Come Shop Wit Me

June 1, 2011

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Can't Ban The Snowman [Clean]

June 1, 2011

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All Platinum Everything

March 22, 2011

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Shake Life

January 1, 2011

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Ballin'

January 1, 2011

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.38

January 1, 2011

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TM:103 Hustlerz Ambition

January 1, 2011

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TM:103 Hustlerz Ambition (Deluxe)

January 1, 2011

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All White Everything

January 1, 2010

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Trappin' Ain't Dead

May 22, 2009

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Can't Ban the Snowman

July 22, 2008

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The Recession

January 1, 2008

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When the North & South Collide Part 2

August 7, 2007

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Go Getta Hit Pack

January 1, 2007

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I am the Street Dream

November 13, 2006

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I Am the Street Dream

November 13, 2006

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Can't Ban The Snowman

May 30, 2006

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I Luv It

January 1, 2006

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The Inspiration

January 1, 2006

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Let’s Get It: Thug Motivation 101 (Deluxe Edition)

July 26, 2005

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And Then What

January 1, 2005

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Go Crazy

January 1, 2005

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Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101

January 1, 2005

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Tha Streetz Iz Watchin'

July 14, 2004

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Over Here

January 1, 2004

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Trap or Die

October 14, 2003

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