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Earl Sweatshirt Birthday and Biography


Born: February 24, 1994

Birthplace:  Chicago, Illinois

Zodiac Sign:  Pisces

​Thebe Neruda Kgositsile, aka Earl Sweatshirt, is a rapper and record producer. Kgositsile was initially known by the moniker Sly Tendencies when he started rapping. However, he changed his name when Tyler, the Creator, invited him to join his alternative hip-hop collective Odd Future in late 2009.

He gained recognition and critical praise at the age of 16. Shortly after his debut album release, his mother sent him to a boarding school in Samoa for at-risk teens for a year and a half.

He was unable to record music during his time there but returned to Los Angeles in February 2012, just before his eighteenth birthday.

Kgositsile rejoined Odd Future and started producing new music, releasing his debut studio album Doris in August 2013.

​His second album, I Don't Like Sh#t, I Don't Go Outside. In 2018, he released his third album, Some Rap Songs. ​