G-Eazy: Pics Of The Rapper By: Paige Kindlick May 11, 2020 6:09PM EDT 1 of 6 G-Eazy Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP/REX Gerald Earl Gillum, more popularly known as G-Eazy, is an American rapper. He started out his career as a record producer and began making singles on the side while attending Loyola University at New Orleans as a full time student. He started gaining fans in the East Bay Area hip hop scene and eventually opened up for artists like Lil Wayne. He really rose to fame though when he dropped his second studio album, These Things Happen, which was released on June 23, 2014. The record was praised for its overall mood and lyricism. It was also inspired by the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Big Sean, and Dom Kennedy. The 30 year old rapper finally proved to be just as big as his contemporaries with this particular album, as it peaked at number 3 on the US Billboard 200 and gained him even more fans. February 7, 2019, 9:50AM 2 of 6 G-Eazy Performs Robb Cohen/Invision/AP/REX/Shutt G-Eazy performs during the Power 96.1 Jingle Ball 2018 at State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. February 7, 2019, 9:50AM 3 of 6 G-Eazy Poses Sara Jaye Weiss/REX/Shutterstock G-Eazy poses in a Mike Tyson shirt while at the Jingle Ball event in Nov 2018. February 7, 2019, 9:50AM 4 of 6 G-Eazy On Tour Imagespace/Shutterstock G-Eazy performs during a show on his Beautiful and Damned Tour in Oakland, California. February 6, 2020, 12:02PM 5 of 6 G-Eazy In New York imageSPACE/REX/Shutterstock G-Eazy gives his best performance at the Z100’s iHeartRadio Jingle Ball in Dec. 2018. February 7, 2019, 9:50AM 6 of 6 G-Eazy In Atlanta Robb Cohen/Invision/AP/REX/Shutt G-Eazy performs during the Power 96.1 Jingle Ball 2018 at State Farm Arena. February 7, 2019, 9:50AM Click to Subscribe to Get Our Free HollywoodLife Daily Newsletter to get the hottest celeb news.