Thundercat is an American bassist and vocalist who, during the 2010s especially, was one of the best-known bass players in the industry. He has dropped four solo albums between 2011 and 2010 and most notably is known to have contributed heavily to Kendrick Lamar’s highly-celebrated 2015 album, “To Pimp a Butterfly”.
The track “These Walls” – which he dropped in collaboration with Kendrick Lamar, Anna Wise and Bilal – went on to win a Grammy in 2016 in the category of Best Rap/Sung Performance.
He has also been acknowledged as one of the main creative contributors to the album it was featured, "To Pimp a Butterfly", overall, with the project itself being nominated for 11 Grammy Awards.
His second, third and fourth solo albums, respectively entitled “Apocalypse” (2013), “Drunk” (2017) and “It Is What It Is” (2020), all appeared on the Billboard 200, with the last one breaking into the top 40 on the listing.
During his mid-teens he was a member of a boy band called No Curfew who were mildly successful in Germany.
Thundercat is a famous American bassist, who was born on October 19, 1984. As a person born on this date, Thundercat is listed in our database as the 83rd most popular celebrity for the day (October 19) and the 492nd most popular for the year (1984).
People born on October 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Thundercat is the 2613th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Thundercat's birthday, Thundercat is the 15160th most famous American and ranks 712th in famous people born in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
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