Young Thug’s fifth studio album, “Spider,” was released on May 22nd, 2020. Produced by frequent collaborators like London On Da Track and Wheezy, the record features fellow rappers Gunna, Lil Baby, Lil Keed, Young Scooter and T-Shirt, in addition to featuring heavily from producers Wheezy and Southside.
The album includes 17 tracks and clocks in at a little more than 39 minutes. Among the biggest standouts are “Just How It Is” with Travis Scott & Gunna, as well as “Hop Off A Jet” with Travis Scott & J Cole. Other standout songs include “High” Featuring Elton John and “Surf” with Gunna.
Overall, Spider serves as an example of just why Young Thug is so beloved among rap fans everywhere — for his incredibly infectious melody variation across tracks that simply make you nod your head along throughout without second thought! From singles to freestyles to collaborative projects all the way up to being able to helm his own album with ease — Young Thug has a decade of fireside classics under his belt for all walks of life — Spider included!
Introduction to Young Thug
Young Thug, whose real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. He was born on August 16, 1991, in Atlanta, Georgia. Young Thug gained prominence in the music industry with his unique style and unconventional approach to rap music.
In his early career, Young Thug released several mixtapes that caught the attention of both fans and critics. His distinctive voice, eccentric fashion sense, and experimental sound quickly set him apart from other artists in the hip-hop scene. Young Thug’s music blends elements of trap, rap, and melodic singing, creating a genre-bending sound that is uniquely his own.
One of Young Thug’s breakthrough moments came with the release of his mixtape “Barter 6” in 2015. The project received critical acclaim and showcased his ability to effortlessly switch between rapping and singing. The mixtape’s success led to collaborations with major artists such as Kanye West, Travi