Young Nudy and Offset are two of the most popular rappers in the Atlanta hip-hop scene, but did you know that they are also cousins? That’s right, the Slimeball and the Migo share some blood, along with another famous rapper, 21 Savage. Here’s how they are connected and what they have done together in their careers.
Young Nudy’s Early Life and Family Background
Young Nudy was born Brandon McGuire on December 17, 1992, in East Atlanta, DeKalb County, Georgia, in the Paradise East Apartments. He is the older brother to PDE 4L Escobar and a cousin to fellow Atlanta-based rapper 21 Savage
Nudy grew up with his mother but said he had a closer bond with his grandparents than he had with his mother He is of Jamaican descent
Nudy started rapping at a young age, influenced by artists like Gucci Mane, T.I., and Outkast. He also got involved in street activities and was arrested several times for various charges, including aggravated assault
Offset’s Early Life and Family Background
Offset was born Kiari Kendrell Cephus on December 14, 1991, in Lawrenceville, Georgia. He is the cousin of Quavo, another member of the Migos group, and the nephew of Quavo’s father.
Offset grew up in Gwinnett County, a suburban area north of Atlanta. He met Quavo and Takeoff, the third member of Migos, in middle school and they formed a rap group called Polo Club in 2008. They later changed their name to Migos in 2010.
Offset also had his share of legal troubles, as he was arrested for burglary, theft, and gun possession in 2013. He was also jailed for eight months in 2015 for drug and firearm charges. He was released in December 2015 after taking a plea deal.
How Young Nudy and Offset Are Related
According to various sources, Young Nudy and Offset are cousins through their mothers’ side. Their mothers are sisters, making them first cousins
They are also related to 21 Savage, who is Young Nudy’s cousin through his father’s side. Their fathers are brothers, making them first cousins as well
This means that Young Nudy, Offset, and 21 Savage are all part of the same extended family, although they have different last names and grew up in different parts of Atlanta.
Young Nudy and Offset’s Musical Collaborations
Young Nudy and Offset have collaborated on several songs in the past, showcasing their family chemistry and rap skills.
In 2017, Young Nudy released his mixtape Nudy Land, which featured Offset on the track “Cancer Stick No Pressure”. The song is a hard-hitting trap anthem that has them boasting about their wealth, women, and weapons
In 2018, Young Nudy teamed up with producer Pi’erre Bourne for their joint project Sli’merre. The album included a song called “Mister” featuring Offset and 21 Savage. The song is a catchy banger that has them flexing their money, cars, and jewelry over a bouncy beat
In 2020, Young Nudy released his debut studio album Anyways, which featured Offset on the track “No Comprende”. The song is a melodic trap tune that has them rapping about their loyalty, hustle, and enemies over a smooth instrumental
Young Nudy and Offset are cousins who have made a name for themselves in the rap game with their distinct styles and personalities. They have also shown their family bond by collaborating on several songs over the years.