Freddie Gibbs Biography, Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Freddie Gibbs. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Freddie do for a living?
  2. Who are Freddie’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Freddie’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Freddie married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
  5. Does Freddie have any children?
  6. Where is Freddie now?
  7. How tall is Freddie?
  8. How much money does Freddie earn?
  9. What is Freddie’s net worth?

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Who is Freddie Gibbs?

Frederick Jamel Tipton professionally known as Freddie Gibbs is a notable American rapper from Gary, Indiana. In 2006 after initially being signed to Interscope Records, he recorded his debut album under the label. However, he has dropped off the label thus resulting in his album’s canceled. Later he signed with Young Jeezy’s CTE World and released a number of mixtapes through the label. They included 2012’s highly acclaimed Baby Face Killa.

In 2013 after leaving CTE, he formed his own label ESGN which was also the name of his debut studio album which was released in June that year. Since then, he has gone on to release other projects including solo albums as well as four collaborative albums. They include two with Madlib (as MadGibbs): Pinata (2014) and Bandana (2019), and two with The Alchemist: Fetti (2018) (also a collaboration with rapper Curren$y) and Alfredo (2020). The latter, at the 63dr Annual Grammy Awards, received a nomination for Best Rap Album.

How Old Is Freddie Gibbs?

He is 39 years old as of May 2022, having been born on June 14, 1982, in Gary, Indiana, U.S. Freddie shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Donald Trump, Lucy Hale, JianHao Tan, Slimedupmike, Jesy Nelson, and many more.

Freddie Gibbs Family

Who are Freddie Gibbs’s Parents?

His father was a cop and his mother worked at the post office. However, the names and whereabouts of his parents are not mentioned on the internet.

Does Freddie Gibbs have Siblings?

He has two brothers. One of his brothers is a District Attorney while the other brother is a doctor. However, the names of his brothers are not mentioned on the internet.

A Photo of Freddie Gibbs

A Photo of Freddie Gibbs

Freddie Gibbs Education

He received his education at Ball State University on an athletic scholarship. There he played American football but was expelled.

Freddie Gibbs Marital Status

He is currently single and not dating anyone. However, she was in a relationship with Erica Dickerson.

Freddie Gibbs Kids

He has two kids. A daughter by the name of Irie Jane Gibbs with his ex-fiance Erica. And a son from his previous relationship.

Freddie Gibbs Career

A Career from 2004 to 2011

His rap career began in 2004 when he self-released his first full-length project, a mixtape titled Full Metal Jackit. He followed the mixtape with a sequel that same year. Around that time, he was signed to Interscope Record and began working on his debut studio album. However, in late 2006 he was dropped from the label when the man that signed him Joe Weinberger left the label. In August 2010 he released his debut EP, Str8 Killa. He continued to self-release mixtapes until when he was signed to Young Jeezy’s record label CTE World in 2011.

He announced on his website in February of that year that he had joined up with fellow rappers King Chip and The Cool Kids to form the supergroup Pulled Over by the Cops (P.O.C.). Gibbs released the mixtape Cold Day in Hell in October which featured guest appearances from Young Jeezy, Juicy J, and 2 Chainz among others. He and hip hop producer Madlib in September 2011 and June 2012 released their first and second EPs titled Thuggin’ and Shame respectively. He announced shortly after the release of Cold Day in Hell his next mixtape would be a Gangsta Grillz mixtape titled Baby Face Killa. On September 25, 2012, the mixtape was released and featured guest appearances from Currensy, Jadakiss, Jay Rock, Pharrell Williams, YG, and others.

A Career from 2012 to 2015

He announced on December 11, 2012, that he was no longer a member of Young Jeezy’s CTE label. Moreover, he elaborated that there was no beef between the two rappers. In addition, he announced on May 27, 2013, that he would be releasing his debut album ESGN (Evil Seeds Grow Naturally). The album was to be released on July 9, 2013, through his own record label of the same name. However, the album went on to be released three weeks before the planned date on June 20 due to a leak.

He and Madlib in September 2013 released the final EP from the Pinata reviews trilogy Deeper. On March 18, 2014, Pinata was eventually released. The album peaked at No. 39 on the US Billboard 200 and No. 7 on the US Top Rap Albums charts. He, ASAP Ferg, and Young Thug released a single entitled “Old English” on July 1, 2014. The single was produced by Salva and Nick Hook, it was a success as it was certified Gold by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) on July 23, 2020. He and Madlin went on and released their fourth EP in October 2014 entitled Knicks (Remix). On November 20, 2015, he released his second solo studio album Shadow of a Doubt.

A Career from 2017 to Present

In March 3017, he released his third solo studio album You Only Live 2wice. He went on and released his fourth studio album in June 2018 entitled Freddie without any prior announcements. A collaborative album entitled Fetti was released in October 2018, it featured Currensy and The Alchemist. In May 2016 after initially announcing the second Gibbs and Madlib collaborative album Bandana, it was released in June 2019. In May 2020, Freddie and The Alchemist released a second collaborative album entitled Alfredo. The album debuted at No. 15 on the Billboard 200 thus making it Freddie’s and The Alchemist’s highest-charting album to date.

Moreover, it received a nomination at the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards for Best Rap Album. Freddie went on and signed to Warner Records. While at Warner, he went on and released his first three singles through the label: “4 Thangs” featuring Big Sean and Hit-Boy, “Gang Signs” featuring Schoolboy Q, and “Big Boss Rabbit”. The singles were released in October 2020, February 2021, and April 2021 respectively. In addition to rapping, he had a cameo role in the first season of the Starz drama series Power Book IV: Force in March 2022. In the series, he portrayed Cousin Buddy, a cock-eyed drug dealer.

Freddie Gibbs Height and Measurements

Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 11inches (1.80m) and a weight of 83kg (183lbs)

Freddie Gibbs Salary and Net Worth

He has an annual salary of over $1 million and a net worth of $3 million.