Freddie Gibbs Biography and Early Life
Freddie Gibbs is an American rapper and songwriter. He was born Fredrick Jamel Tipton on June 14, 1982 in Gary, Indiana, United States and he was also raised there. He was born to his parents named Osborne Tipton (Father) and Shalon Tipton (Mother). He grew up with two siblings named Esther Tipton (Sister) and Mang Tipton (Brother).
Freddie Gibbs Net Worth
Freddie Gibbs is an American rapper and songwriter who has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He earns over $200 thousand as salary annually.
Freddie Gibbs Career
Freddie Gibbs was signed by Interscope Records in 2006, after releasing an album under the label, he was dropped in 2007. In 2009, he released an album titled The Miseducation of Freddie Gibbs and he also released a collection of free music named Midwestgangstaboxframecadillacmuzik. He released his ninth mixtape titled Cold Day in Hell and it features artistes like Juicy J, Young Jeezy and Dom Kennedy. In 2011, he joined the supergroup called Pulled Over by the Cops (P.O.C.) and he released his tenth album titled Baby Face Killa in September of 2012.
On June 20, 2013, he released his debut album called ESGN and his second album was released in 2014 and it was called Eastside Slim. In March of 2014, he released an album titled Pinata and on November of 2015, he released another album called Shadow of a Doubt. In March, 2017, he announced the release of his third solo album titled You Only Live 2wice.
According to Gibbs, his style of music was influenced by the likes of Jay-Z, Nas, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Geto Boys, Eminem, Ice Cube and many more. Gibbs was featured on the Max Payne 3 soundtrack and he was also featured on Sleeping Dogs soundtrack. His sound was also used on the Grand Theft Auto V video game.
Freddie Gibbs Wife
Freddie Gibbs is not yet married and has no wife. He is currently in a relationship with a woman named Lovely Donwel.
Freddie Gibbs Education (High School and College)
Freddie Gibbs studied at Calumet High School. He also studied at Indiana University Bloomington.
Freddie Gibbs Real Name
Freddie Gibbs’s real name is Fredrick Jamel Tipton.
Freddie Gibbs Religion
Freddie Gibbs practices Christianity as religion.
Freddie Gibbs Parents
Freddie Gibbs was born to his parents named Osborne Tipton (Father) and Shalon Tipton (Mother).
Freddie Gibbs Siblings
Freddie Gibbs grew up with two siblings named Esther Tipton (Sister) and Mang Tipton (Brother).
Freddie Gibbs Kids
Freddie Gibbs has two kids named Irie Jane Gibbs (Daughter) and Tyrell Gibbs (Son).
Freddie Gibbs Height and Weight
Freddie Gibbs stands at a height of 5 ft 8 inches. He weighs 75 kg.
Freddie Gibbs Nationality and Ethnicity
Freddie Gibbs is of American nationality. He is of African-American ethnicity.
Freddie Gibbs Hometown
Freddie Gibbs’ hometown is Gary, Indiana, United States.
Freddie Gibbs Residence
Freddie Gibbs resides in New York, United States.
Freddie Gibbs Zodiac Sign
Freddie Gibbs was born on June 14, 1982 and his zodiac sign is Gemini.
Social Media Presence
Gibbs has over 400 thousand Twitter followers, over 1 million Instagram followers, over 300 thousand Facebook followers and he is also active on a host of other social media networks.
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Controversies, rumors and legal issues
On November 4, 2014, a gunman opened fire on Gibbs in Brooklyn, New York, he survived the shooting without any serious injuries. In June of 2016, Gibbs was arrested after he was accused of being involved in a rape case in 2015 in Austria. He was extradited to Austria and was released on bail of over $30 thousand and he was also acquitted of all charges in 2016.
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Facts about Freddie Gibbs
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Salary||Over $200 thousand annually|
|Income Source||Rapper and songwriter|
|Birthday||June 14, 1982|
|Education||Calumet High School and Indiana University Bloomington|
|Real Name||Fredrick Jamel Tipton|
|Parents||Osborne Tipton (Father) and Shalon Tipton (Mother)|
|Kids||Irie Jane Gibbs (Daughter) and Tyrell Gibbs (Son)|
|Siblings||Esther Tipton (Sister) and Mang Tipton (Brother)|
|Height||5 ft 8 inches|
|Hometown||Gary, Indiana, United States|
|Residence||New York, United States|