Lontrell Dennell Williams, Jr. (born November 8, 1999), better known by his stage name Pooh Shiesty, is an American rapper from Memphis, Tennessee. He is signed to Gucci Mane’s 1017 Records and Atlantic Records. He rose to fame in 2020 from his collaborations with the rapper and other artists within the label. He is perhaps best known for his 2020 single, “Back in Blood” featuring rapper Lil Durk.
Pooh Shiesty released his debut commercial mixtape, Shiesty Season, on February 5, 2021, which peaked at number 3 on the US Billboard 200. His stage name was given by his late brother, and it comes from his childhood nickname “Mr. Pooh”, and the name “Shiesty”, referring to his lifestyle. He received a co-sign from fellow Memphis rapper Juicy J.
Rolling Stone reports Pooh Shiesty is facing life in prison for his alleged role in an armed robbery in Florida.
The “Back in Blood” rapper, whose real name is Lontrell Williams, is accused of shooting a man in the buttocks during an October 2020 hotel encounter that included a rented McLaren, drugs, and high-end sneakers.
When Williams fled the scene with two others, a Louis Vuitton bag stuffed with $40,912 in cash fell out of the driver’s seat of the McLaren; investigators say the serial numbers on one of the recovered bills matched a $100 bill flashed on Williams’ Instagram account days before the robbery.
In a separate incident, Williams, 21, is also accused of pulling a semi-automatic pistol from his waistband and waving it around the King of Diamonds club in Miami last May, allegedly firing a shot that hit a security guard in the ankle.
A trial for a four-count federal indictment is scheduled to begin on Oct. 25.
Pooh Shiesty BioGraphy – Pooh Shiesty was born in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. And he was raised in a Cane Creek apartment on the south side. Pooh Shiesty lived in Pflugerville, Texas for two years. After returning to Memphis, he took summer school to graduate high school.
From the age of 18, he started concentrating on his music. Pooh Shiesty was born into a musical household. His father’s name is Lontrell Williams, he was a rapper and label founder.
Pooh Shiesty was interested in rapping since childhood. And when he came to high school, he formed the Choppa gang. And then he further developed his rap skills by doing freestyle with his friend. In 2018, Pooh Schisty’s first track under the moniker was released online.
He started his career by making rap songs on social media platforms. He has released more than 30 songs in our music journey. His debut song Breaking News features With Choppa Tee, Kayy Shiesty, Pooh Shiesty & BIG 30 on 18 October 2018. The breaking news song was Uploaded on the FTY ENT youtube channel and now This song crossed 1.5+ million views on youtube.
In this century, There are a lot of rappers and many competitions in the hip-hop music field. However, Pooh Shiesty beat all rappers and became the successful rapper of America. As an outstanding rapper and talented rapper, his fans think he has a girlfriend, but they are all wrong because Pooh has no girlfriend, he is single so far.
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