Huey was an American rapper who put out his first and most-notable project, “Notebook Paper”, in 2007. And the lead single from that album, “Pop, Lock & Drop”, was a big hit and as such his signature tune.
He began producing rap beats when he was only 15 years old.
His 2007 track “Pop, Lock & Drop” was a smash hit in the United States, reaching number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100 and being certified double-Platinum by the RIAA.
His debut album, “Notebook Paper”, broke the top 30 of the Billboard 200 and peaked at number 4 on Billboard’s Top Rap Albums chart.
Between 2007 and 2014 he released two studio albums as well as two mixtapes.
According to his own account of his childhood, he came up from a “really rough” upbringing.
He was known to have a beef against fellow St. Louis rapper Nelly, due to the latter refusing to collaborate with him.
He was murdered, via gunshot, in his hometown of St. Louis.
Huey was a famous American rapper, who was born on January 1, 1989. As a person born on this date, Huey is listed in our database as the 105th most popular celebrity for the day (January 1) and the 578th most popular for the year (1989).
People born on January 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Huey is the 2281st most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Huey's birthday, Huey is the 16876th most famous American.
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