Swae Lee: A Quick-Read Bio Revealed
Here’s the bio, life, career, awards, facts, trivia, and favorites of Swae Lee. We would like to take you through the chapters in the life and career of one of the world’s talented musicians. This is Australian Unwrapped’s compilation of research about Swae Lee. Enjoy the journey!
Full Name: Khalif Malik Ibn Shaman Brown
Year of Birth: June 7, 1993
Born: Inglewood, California, U.S.
Origin: Tupelo, Mississippi, U.S.
Also Known As: Kid Krunk – Kid the Great – iHipster Lee
Genres: Hip hop – Trap – Pop rap
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- Khalif Malik Ibn Shaman Brown was cared for and raised by his single mother who worked on tanks in the United States Army in Inglewood, California.
- As “Dem Outta St8 Boyz”, he and his brother Slim Jxmmi began making music in high school.
- He and his brother lived in an abandoned house after graduating high school, and spent a period of time homeless.
- 2013: Brown and Slim Jxmmi signed as Rae Sremmurd to Mike Will Made It’s label EarDrummers Entertainment.
- 2015: Swae Lee sang on “Drinks on Us” by Mike Will Made It, which included Future and The Weeknd, and it was his first chart-topping single as a solo artist.
- 2017: Swae Lee was featured on French Montana’s “Unforgettable” which made it to the Billboard Hot 100 third highest spot, marking his first time as a solo artist to reach the top ten.
- 2018: Swae Lee was featured on Jhené Aiko’s track “Sativa”, “Close to Me” by Ellie Goulding and Diplo and on Post Malone’s song “Sunflower” for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
- 2019: Swae Lee released “Won’t Be Late” launched Drake and produced by Tekno and Mike Will Made It.
- 2021: He collaborated with Alicia Keys on the single “Lala (Unlocked)” at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards.
Awards & Recognition
- He won –
- 5 Grammy Awards nominations
- MTVU Woodie Awards nomination
- Soul Train Music Awards nomination
- Teen Choice Awards nomination
Fun Facts & Trivia
- Swae Lee’s mom was a single parent who worked in the US army.
- He worked at McDonald’s when he was young.
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Australian Unwrapped’s Chosen Song from Swae Lee:
Sunflower-Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh (ooh)
Ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh
She was a bad-bad, nevertheless (yeah)
Callin’ it quits now, baby, I’m a wreck (wreck)
Crash at my place, baby, you’re a wreck (wreck)
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