Atlanta based rapper who gained fame after the release of his mixtape, 1017 Thug, in 2013, Jeffrey Williams, professionally known as Young Thug is a rising young star of this generation. He is 10th of 11 children and had a rough childhood. His most successful singles are, Stoned, Lifestyle, and Danny Glover. He got many tattoos inked on his body; those represent his experience and struggles. Let’s check his inks.
1. “RIP Beanie” above his Left Eyebrow
Tattoo: “RIP Beanie”
Meaning: Thug got ‘RIP Beanie’ inked above his left eyebrow. Beanie was the name of his older brother. Beanie was 20 years old when he got killed. The reason behind his murder is not known.
2. “Snake” around his Hairline
Meaning: Thug got a big snake inked around his hairline. The tattoo starts from the forehead, goes all the way around his hairline and ends again at the same point. It covers his whole hairline from front to back.
3. “6 Girls 5 Boys” above his Right Eyebrow
Tattoos: “6 Girls 5 Boys”
Meaning: Thug got an ink tattooed above of his right eyebrow, which says, 6 Girls 5 Boys. He had 11 siblings in total, out of which 6 were girls, and 5 were boys.
4. “Cloud with drops” below his Lower Lip
5. “JACOB” beside his Right Eye
Meaning: Thug got the name of his second son, Jacob, inked beside his right eye.
6. “God I Trust You” beside his Right Ear
7. “Undefined Word” at the center of his Eyebrow
8. “Skull” on his Right Forearm
9. “Crown” on his Right Forearm
10. “Logo of Louis Vuitton (LV)” on the front of his Neck
11. “THUGS WORLD” with a Globe on his Neck
12. “Flower Designs” on his Neck
13. “Stars” on his Neck
14. “Flowers around Celtic Cross” on his Chest
15. “REACHELL” below his Left Jaw Bone
Meaning: Young Thug got the name of one of his sister, Reachell, inked below his left jaw bone.
16. “Skeletal Hands with Some Names” on the back of his Both Hands
17. “YC” on his Right Cheek
18. “Ice Cream Cone” on his Left Cheek
Tattoo: Ice Cream Cone
Meaning: Thug got a tiny ice cream cone inked on his left cheek. He paid homage to Gucci Mane, by getting the same tattoo as him, as he bought him to the industry. The difference between the two inks is that Gucci’s is on his right cheek and is big while Thug’s replica is on the left and is tiny.
19. “Money Bag” on his Right Hand
20. “Angel” with Word Blessed on his Abdomen
21. “Bitcoin Logo” on the Right Side of his Chest
22. “Flames” on his Left Upper Arm
23. “COME HERE” on his Both Upper Arms
24. “Jones Boro South” on his Chest
Tattoo: “Jones Boro South”
Meaning: Thug got ‘Jones Boro South’ inked on his chest as he was raised in Jonesboro South housing apartments in Atlanta.
25. Undefined Design on his Left Forearm
26. “Horshoe” with word TRUE behind his Left Ear
27. Letters, “A” and “T” on his Abdomen
28. Some Designs on his Right Upper Arm
29. “LOVE LIFE” on his Both Ribs
30. “Musical Signs” on his Right Forearm
31. “Eye” on his Right Forearm
Meaning: In an interview, Young Thug said that he and Future got the tattoos of each other’s name. However, the location of the tattoo is not revealed by any of them.