Lil Uzi, Symere Woods, is a Philly native. He operates under DJ Drama's Generation Now label. He started his musical career on Soundcloud garnering a loyal fan base, but after being featured on Migos' "Bad and Boujee" he gained instant fame when the song became #1 on billboards. "XO Tour Life" boosted his popularity as well when it peaked at #7 on the charts. He's a big fan of Marilyn Manson and does not like to be referred to as a hip-hop artist or a rapper, but rather a rockstar.