Travis Scott

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Travis Scott
Travis Scott February 2016.jpg
Scott performing in February 2016
Background information
Birth nameJacques Berman Webster II[1]
Also known as
  • La Flame
  • Cactus Jack
  • Travi$ Scott
Born (1991-04-30) April 30, 1991 (age 28)[2][3]
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Genres
Occupations
  • Rapper
  • singer
  • songwriter
  • record producer
Years active2008–present
Labels
  • Grand Hustle
  • Epic
  • Very GOOD Beats
  • Cactus Jack[4][5]
Associated acts
Websitetravisscott.com

Jacques Berman Webster II[1] (born April 30, 1991), known professionally as Travis Scott (formerly stylized as Travi$ Scott), is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer from Houston, Texas. In 2012, Scott signed a record deal with Epic Records. In November of the same year, Scott signed a deal with Very GOOD Beats, as an in-house producer, after appearing on the label's debut compilation album Cruel Summer (2012). In April 2013, it was announced he signed with T.I.'s Grand Hustle imprint.

He released his first full-length project, a mixtape titled Owl Pharaoh, in May 2013. He then released his second mixtape Days Before Rodeo in August 2014. His debut album Rodeo, was released on September 4, 2015. His sophomore album, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight, was released on September 2, 2016. His third album, Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho, was done with Quavo, member of hip hop group Migos, and released on December 22, 2017.

Discography[change | change source]

Studio albums

  • Rodeo (2015)
  • Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight (2016)
  • Astroworld (2018)

Mixtapes

  • Owl Pharaoh (2013)
  • Days Before Rodeo (2014)

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kylie Jenner Asks Travis Scott 23 Questions - GQ (at 11:47). YouTube. July 17, 2018.
  2. "Travis Scott". AllMusic.com. Retrieved August 24, 2018.
  3. "Kylie Jenner Throws Epic Birthday Party for Travis Scott — and Buys Him a Lamborghini". PEOPLE.com.
  4. "Travis Scott Announces New Label "Cactus Jack Records"". HotNewHipHop.com. Retrieved 6 March 2017.
  5. "Travis Scott Plans To Lead New Label, Cactus Jack Records". vibe.com. Retrieved 8 March 2017.

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