Born May 13th, 1977 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, Terrence LeVarr Thornton more commonly known by his stage name Pusha T is an American rapper, songwriter, entertainer, and record executive that is currently signed to GOOD Music and Def Jam Recordings. While specializing in the musical genre of hip hop, he has quickly become a one of a kind artist in the music industry. Pusha T has cultivated a large group of very loyal fans and followers over the years, including over 8 million listeners on his SoundCloud account, 2 million likes on his Facebook page, and over 1.5 million followers on his Twitter feed. His music videos have been videos millions of times online, such as his video for the hit song “Sweet Serenade” which has individually racked up over 15 million views on YouTube. Pusha T has worked with some very talented and respected artists in the music world, such as Kanye West, Gorillaz, Pharrell Williams, Linkin Park, Clipse, Re-Up Gang, and many more.
Since first breaking out on to the music scene in 1992, Pusha T has released a total of 3 full length studio albums which are adored by his fans and music critics alike. His debut album “My Name Is My Name” became an instant hit as it reached #2 on the US Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums Chart, #4 on the US Billboard 200, and #6 on the UK R&B Albums Chart. It seems that the sky is the limit for the success of the New York-born hip hop artist, as his popularity and fan base rapidly grow larger by the day. Expect to see more big things in the future from Pusha T, as he continues to operate as a force to be reckoned with in the hip hop industry.