Biography NLE Choppa
Bryson Lashun Potts, also known by his stage name NLE Choppa, is an American rapper, songwriter, and social media influencer. He rose to fame in 2019 after his release, ‘Shotta Flow’ which went viral on the internet, gaining more than 10 million views within a month. The song also peaked at number 33 and number 81 on the ‘Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs’ and ‘Billboard Hot 100’ charts. Furthermore, Lashu is also popular for his debut studio album Top Shotta as well as his singles like “Camelot” and “Walk Em Down”. Currently, he is among the youngest artists making waves in the industry.
Talking about his educational qualification, Bryson completed his schooling from Cordova High School where he played basketball. At age 14, he started freestyling and rapping with friends for fun and officially launched his rap career at age 15 in 2018. He released his first single, “No Love Anthem”, and debut mixtape, No Love the Takeover, under his nickname before changing his name to NLE Choppa. At first, he used the name YNR Choppa, which is unclear what it means, but Choppa is his nickname.
After that, he appeared on a song, “No Chorus Pt. 3”, a cipher-style song by his collective Shotta Fam, which earned him a buzz online for his unique dance moves. His popularity soared after the release of a superhit song, “Shotta Flow”, which became his biggest hit in his career. Furthermore, his music videos went viral gaining more than 10 million views within a month. A few days later he released his single Pitchfork which peaked at number 96 on the Billboard Hot 100 and later peaked at number 36.
The official remix featured many artists such as Cole Bennett who directed the music video and Blueface. Following its success, he released the second sequel to the song “Shotta Flow 2”, which became a huge hit like the latter, gaining over 20 million views within two months. Furthermore, he was conflicted after turning down offers from renowned companies such as Interscope Records, Caroline and Republic Records, but instead accepted a deal with independent distributor UnitedMasters.
Later, Potts released a new single called “Capo”, accompanied by a music video debuting on Worldstarhiphop. That same year, he was featured on the song “Dreams” by Birdman and Juvenile, as well as releasing another single, “Birdboy”. Furthermore, Bryson also performed at the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis. After that, he released another highly successful single called “Camelot”, which peaked at No. 37 in the US, becoming his second Top 40 hit. Before rap, NLE Choppa is also passionate about philanthropic work and explains that giving back to his community in Memphis makes him happy.
In 2020, Potts made his debut studio album Top Shotta which was followed by several singles like “Walk Em Down”, “Shotta Flow” and “Narrow Road”. In addition, he also appeared on King Von’s “Message” from the Levon James album. As if 2021. he released two songs like “Shotta Flow 6” and “Walk Em Down 2” with Lil Durk through a tweet. Then he released his mixtape called Me vs. Me, which consists of 16 tracks. Furthermore, it includes guest appearances by famous artists like Young Thug, Polo G, G Herbo, and Moneybagg Yo.
NLE Choppa Age
How old is NLE Choppa? He is 20 years in 2023. Choppa was born in November 1, 2002 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Furthermore, he celebrates his birthday on the 1st of November every year.
NLE Choppa Height/Weight
Lusha is a handsome young man who stands at a height of 6 feet and 1 inches tall. he weighs around 75kg and has black hair and eyes. Furthermore, he also has a perfect slim body that matches his personality.
NLE Choppa Spouse
Is NLE Choppa married or dating? He is currently in a relationship with Marrissa Da’Nae, with whom they have been together since 2021. In March 2022, NLE Choppa announced that he and his girlfriend, Marissa, had lost their unborn child “Seven” due to a miscarriage . Furthermore, he is also a proud father of an adorable child, a daughter. Although, his identity has yet to be released. Furthermore, he has been associated with people like Sexyy Red and Teanna Trump and Skai Jackson. Prior to that, in March 2021, Choppa was arrested for robbery, drugs and carrying a weapon.
NLE Choppa family
Lashun was born to his African-American father and Jamaican mother. He was raised in Southeast Memphis, Tennessee, in the Parkway Village area, and started rapping at age 15. His mother, Angela Potts, has been after her son since he expressed an interest in becoming a rapper. She became Choppa’s manager, and when he started getting stares from record companies, she helped him review each contract. In addition, Angela also helps with video shoots and other musical events. In addition, she is also his moral support.
NLE Choppa Shareholders’ Equity
How much money does NLE Choppa make? He has accumulated an approximate net worth of around $3 million to $7 million dollars. His main source of income from his career as a rapper which allowed him to live a luxurious lifestyle.