Lil Yachty


Miles Parks McCollum (born August 23, 1997), known professionally as Lil Yachty, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He first gained recognition on the internet in 2015 for his singles "One Night" and "Minnesota" (featuring Quavo, Skippa Da Flippa and Young Thug) from his debut EP Summer Songs. He released his debut mixtape Lil Boat in March 2016. In June 2016, Yachty announced that he had signed a joint venture record deal with Motown, Capitol Records, and Quality Control Music.Yachty has released five studio albums, beginning with Teenage Emotions in 2017. His second and third studio albums, Lil Boat 2 and Nuthin' 2 Prove, were released in 2018, followed by Lil Boat 3, in 2020. Yachty's fifth studio album, entitled Let's Start Here, was released in 2023, and was inspired by psychedelic rock. Four of his albums have charted within the top 20 of the Billboard 200, with Lil Boat 2 peaking at number 2. Yachty has also released several mixtapes and EPs throughout his career, with his most recent Michigan Boy Boat being released in 2021. Lil Yachty is also notable for his features on the 2016 multi-platinum songs "Broccoli" by DRAM and "ISpy" by Kyle, his eccentric hairstyle, and his optimistic image. Yachty was nominated for a Grammy Award for his work on "Broccoli".


March 17, 2023

SXSW 2023: Here's Everything We Experienced at This Year’s Festival

There's nothing like SXSW, which this year included everything from a lightning-canceled Lil Yachty set to the debut of the best high school comedy in years.

March 16, 2023

Lindsay Lohan Is Pregnant, 03 Greedo Performing at SXSW, BBMAs 2023 & More | Billboard News

Lindsay Lohan announced her pregnancy on social media. Lil Yachty is set to take the stage at SXSW and 03 Greedo has been announced as the night’s special guest. Billboard Music Awards will take place in November and more!

March 13, 2023

Here Are Five Things You Didn’t Know About Lil Yachty | Billboard Cover

Here are five things you didn’t know about Lil Yachty.

March 12, 2023

Lil Yachty Announced as ‘SNL’ Musical Guest With Host Quinta Brunson

The April 1 lineup was revealed during Saturday night's Jenna Ortega-hosted episode, on which The 1975 performed.

March 12, 2023

Lil Yachty to perform on ‘Saturday Night Live’ next month

The rapper released new psych rock album 'Let's Start Here' earlier this year The post Lil Yachty to perform on ‘Saturday Night Live’ next month appeared first on NME.

March 10, 2023

Lil Yachty & DJ Pee Wee to Light Up Billboard & Doritos® Events at SXSW | Billboard News

Billboard and Doritos® will also team up for the Doritos® After Dark experience at Billboard House!

March 9, 2023

Lil Yachty shares thoughts on psych-rock album ‘Let’s Start Here’: “I can do anything”

"Fuck any of the albums I dropped before this one" The post Lil Yachty shares thoughts on psych-rock album ‘Let’s Start Here’: “I can do anything” appeared first on NME.

March 8, 2023

Lele Pons & Guaynaa’s Iconic Wedding, Miley Cyrus Teases Upcoming New Album & More | Billboard News

Lil Yachty talks about how his new album ‘Let’s Start Here’ is something he’s truly proud to have made. We take a look inside at Lele Pons’ & Guaynaa’s star-studded wedding. Miley Cyrus drops a teaser for her new track ‘River’. Morgan Wallen is heating up the charts and more!

March 8, 2023

Lil Yachty Says ‘F*ck Any of the Albums’ He Released Prior to Acclaimed ‘Let’s Start Here’

Lil Yachty has drawn acclaim with the release of 'Let's Start Here,' including from Questlove. According to Yachty, he's now more aligned with his influences.

March 8, 2023

Best Style Releases This Week: Supreme x The North Face, Fear of God Essentials, Futuremood x Lil Yachty, and More

Futuremood x Lil Yachty sunglasses, Fear of God Essentials, Supreme x The North Face, and other great drops are highlighted in this weekly guide.

March 8, 2023

Lil Yachty On His Big Rock Pivot: ‘F-ck Any of the Albums I Dropped Before This One’

With his adventurous, psychedelic new album, 'Let's Start Here,' he's left mumble rap behind — and finally created a project he's proud of.

March 8, 2023

Lil Yachty On Why His New Album ‘Let’s Start Here’ Is His Best Work Yet, Who He Wants to Work With & More | Billboard Cover

Lil Yachty talks about how his new album ‘Let’s Start Here’ will gain him respect from his peers, change people’s perception of him and is something he’s truly proud to have made. Yachty also talks about which other artists inspire him and who he wants to work with.

February 27, 2023

Drake Says Lil Wayne Thought His Last Name Was "Rogers" Because of His Email Address

Drake and Lil Yachty spoke about Lil Wayne not realizing what Drake’s real name was when he rapped Drake’s email address on one of their first collaborations.

February 23, 2023

Drake Discusses ‘Graceful Exit’ in Lil Yachty Interview Teaser

The clip is a brief one but includes some remarks from Drake that fans will likely be obsessing over for the next 24 hours, namely talk of a "graceful exit."

February 23, 2023

Lil Yachty Talks Drake’s Support and How He Ended Up Working on ‘Her Loss’ in Exclusive ‘Rap Radar’ Clip

Lil Yachty speaks on 'Rap Radar' about his contributions to Drake and 21 Savage's 'Her Loss,' saying he'd been looking to "just be in the room" for years.

February 22, 2023

Lil Yachty and 347aidan Join Zack Bia on New Track “One of Those Days”

Following last month's "Hardcore" single and video, Zack Bia continues his expansion as a producer with a new track featuring Lil Yachty and 347aidan.

February 17, 2023

How Lil Yachty Sailed From Hip-Hop to the Top of the Rock Charts

"I'm grateful that Yachty trusts me with his art," says Motown Records vice president of A&R Gelareh Rouzbehani.

February 15, 2023

Lil Yachty Says He Was 'Really Irritated' When “Poland” Leaked, Talks Relationship With Drake

Lil Yachty sat down with Zane Lowe to discuss his album 'Let's Start Here,' as well as the success of "Poland" and his collaborative friendship with Drake.

February 12, 2023

Watch Drake and His Son Adonis in Hilarious New Interview

Following interviews with Lil Yachty and Kodak Black, Barstool Sports host Caleb Pressley sat down with Drake for a funny conversation that covers many topics.

February 11, 2023

The Wildest Left-Turn Albums Ever, From Lil Yachty to Queen to Taylor Swift

Lil Yachty's psychedelic-rock experiment 'Let's Start Here' is just the latest in a long history of artists throwing away their sound for something entirely new

January 30, 2023

With ‘Let’s Start Here,’ Lil Yachty Emerges as Music’s Boldest Creative Director

The rapper and musician’s ambitious left-turn incorporates experimental rock and jazz with near-flawless execution, arriving at something that feels genuinely brand new

January 27, 2023

Lil Yachty Shares New Album ‘Let’s Start Here’

Yachty's latest marks his fifth studio album and arrives following the release of his 2021 project ‘Birthday Mix 6.’ Last year, he bagged a hit with "Poland."

January 17, 2023

Lil Yachty Announces New Album ‘Let’s Start Here’

The rapper’s last set, Lil Boat 3, was released in 2020 and debuted at No. 14 on the Billboard 200.

January 17, 2023

Lil Yachty Ready to Get Going With New Album ‘Let’s Start Here’

Rapper's first proper solo album in three years will arrive by the end of January

November 4, 2022

Every Song Ranked On Drake & 21 Savage’s ‘Her Loss’ Album: Critic’s Picks

The 16-track effort features guest appearances from Lil Yachty and Travis Scott.

October 17, 2022

MIKE, Lil Yachty, and More: This Week’s Pitchfork Selects Playlist

Our weekly playlist highlights songs that our writers, editors, and contributors are listening to on repeat

October 14, 2022

Lil Yachty Explains How a Poland Spring Water Bottle Inspired Viral Track “Poland”

During an appearance in a reaction video to his latest visual, Lil Yachty has revealed the story of how his viral track “Poland” came together.


Let’s Start Here.

January 27, 2023

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October 11, 2022

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March 3, 2022

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Wocky My Lover

December 6, 2021

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November 13, 2021

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Breathe Deeper (Lil Yachty Remix)

October 6, 2021

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Rocc Climbing (feat. Lil Yachty)

September 24, 2021

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August 23, 2021

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Love Music

June 29, 2021

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Michigan Boy Boat

April 23, 2021

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Hit Bout It

February 19, 2021

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Lil Boat 3.5

November 27, 2020

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October 23, 2020

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Colorful Shit

September 22, 2020

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Mama (feat. Lil Yachty)

August 21, 2020

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Lil Boat 3

May 29, 2020

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Split/Whole Time

May 26, 2020

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Oprah’s Bank Account (Lil Yachty & DaBaby feat. Drake)

March 9, 2020

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Drip Jacker

February 13, 2020

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Hightop Shoes

February 13, 2020

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A-Team (You Ain't Safe)

January 31, 2020

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Speed Me Up (with Ty Dolla $ign, Lil Yachty & Sueco the Child)

January 24, 2020

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December 6, 2019

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Once Again

August 9, 2019

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August 1, 2019

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Live Forever

July 5, 2019

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Go Krazy, Go Stupid Freestyle

June 28, 2019

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SaintLaurentYSL (The Martinez Brothers Re-Edit)

April 10, 2019

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February 23, 2019

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Nuthin' 2 Prove

October 19, 2018

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No Smoke

September 21, 2018

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Start The Par-dee

August 19, 2018

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July 27, 2018

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Who Want The Smoke?

July 6, 2018

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Pretender (feat. Lil Yachty & AJR)

May 18, 2018

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Bankrupt (Feat. Lil Yachty & Lil Baby)

May 11, 2018

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Lil Boat 2

March 9, 2018

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Solitaire (feat. Migos & Lil Yachty)

March 1, 2018

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February 23, 2018

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With My Team (Remix)

December 15, 2017

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On Me

September 29, 2017

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Teenage Emotions

May 26, 2017

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X Men

May 18, 2017

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Two Seater (feat. Lil Yachty)

May 5, 2017

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Bring It Back

May 5, 2017

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April 13, 2017

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Peek A Boo

April 13, 2017

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February 21, 2017

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The Lost Files

November 27, 2016

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Been Thru a Lot

September 8, 2016

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All Stars Freestyle - Single

August 19, 2016

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Summer Songs 2

July 29, 2016

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Lil Boat

July 5, 2016

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June 13, 2016

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Top Floor

February 8, 2016

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Fuck Up a Sack

December 2, 2015

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