NLE Choppa is a Memphis, Tennessee-based rapper formerly called YNR Choppa. Under the name YNR Choppa, he had released his first song ‘No Love Anthem’ in March 2018. He further gained popularity from his January 2019 released single ‘Shotta Flow’. Following that, he has released the sequel to its sixth installment and a debut studio album ‘Top Shotta’ in 2020. The album consists of the singles “Camelot” and “Walk Em Down”.
Furthermore, he was arrested in April 2021 with the charge of burglary, possession of a firearm without a permit, and possession of Xanax and Marijuana. However, he denied it and said that he was set up and substances were planted on him through his Twitter account. Let us scroll over to know more information on him.
Caption: The American rapper, NLE Choppa.
NLE Choppa: Bio, Family, Career
Bryson Lashun Potts was born on 1 November 2002 to a Jamaican mother and a Nigerian father. His parents later moved to Memphis, Tennessee in the Parkway Village area and grew up there. Regarding his education, he enrolled at Cordova High School where he played basketball. It seems that he dropped out of his study to take his musical career seriously a the age of 15. Further, he began freestyling with friends at the age of 14.
He started his music career with the support of his mother, Angela Potts who also became his manager. In March 2018, he released his first song, “No Love Anthem” under the name YNR Choppa. Besides his rapping skill, he also stood out for his dance moves which helped to add more fame across the globe. He then released his breakout single ‘Shotta Flow’ that reached 10 million in a month. In the same year, he released a sequel of the song ‘Shotta Flow 2’ which gained 20 million views in two months.
In 2019, he recorded his debut with his EP called Cottonwood featuring the collaboration with Meek Mill. He released his first studio album ‘Top Shotta’ in 2020. In August 2020, he announced plans of recording his sixth sequel to ‘Shotta Flow’ featuring Lil Wayne and Walk Em Down 2 that will feature Lil Durk.
NLE Choppa: Personal Life & Girlfriend
Talking about his personal life, he seems to be single at the moment. However, in recent days, he has made a buzz for being involved in a romantic scene with Yung Blasian. She is a social media personality and entrepreneur who owns an eyelashes company called Winks by Blasian. As of now, they have not confirmed their relationship by themselves.
Previously, he was in a relationship with a beautiful black woman named Mariah Jones in 2019. They have kept this romance a very low-key life but in the same year, the news of their separation circulated. Later, she revealed that she was expecting a baby with him and gave birth to a baby daughter Clover on 20 June 2020. However, in a conversation, Mariah revealed that he does not want a baby and abort it.
Caption: NLE Choppa and ex-girlfriend Mariah Jones
NLE Choppa: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Choppa is accumulating a whopping amount from his career in the music industry. Therefore, he has an estimated net worth of around $5 million from his music career. Though he has not disclosed his exact earnings, he surely grasped a good amount from record producing and rapping. Moreover, the average salary of a musician ranges nearly 44k US dollars, however, it can vary from the work and popularity.
He has a verified Instagram account @nlechoppamusic with 3.2 million followers managed by Warner Bros. On Twitter, he goes by the verified account @Nlechoppa11 with 978.6k followers. Also, he has a verified Facebook account @NLEChoppa with 1.7 million followers. He is also active in other social media platforms like TikTok with 7.3 million followers.
NLE Choppa: Body Measurements
He has a strong and fit body that measures 42-32-37 inches of chest-waist-hips respectively with 14 inches biceps. His body stands to a height of 6 feet 1 inch or 1.86 meters and weighs around 75 kg. He has heavily tattooed in a different part of his body and has black eyes and hair color.