Webbie

Webbie
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Webbie live in Macon, Georgia 2014
Background information
Birth nameWebster Gradney, Jr.
Also known asYoung Savage & Webbie
Born(1985-09-06) September 6, 1985 (age 32)
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
OriginBaton Rouge, Louisiana
GenresHip hop
Occupation(s)Rapper, actor, entrepreneur
Years active2001–present
LabelsAsylum/Trill/Atlantic/Warner Bros./RBC
Associated actsLil Boosie, UGK, Foxx, Lil Phat, Young Jeezy

Webster Gradney, Jr. (born September 6, 1985)[1] who performs under the mononym Webbie, is an American rapper, songwriter and actor from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He's been signed to the independent Trill Entertainment label since 2003.[2] In 2005 he came into the hip hop scene with "Gimme That" featuring Bun B. His songs "Bad Bitch" and "Swerve" were featured on Gangsta Musik, his 2003 group album with Lil Boosie, and in the 2005 movie Hustle & Flow. Webbie's second album, Savage Life 2, was released in early 2008 with the hit single "Independent" featuring Lil Boosie and Lil Phat.

Early life

Webbie was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His mother died when he was nine years old so his parental care was split between his father and grandmother.[3] Ever since he was five years old, he had been writing rhymes, and throughout his childhood he had become an avid fan of hardcore rap artists including Southern hip hop performers Master P, Eightball & MJG, the Geto Boys, UGK Along With DjTrillReed (Second Cousin). .

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español: Webbie
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italiano: Webbie
日本語: ウェビー
polski: Webbie
suomi: Webbie