Matthew Raymond Hauri, also known as Yung Gravy, is a famous Rapper, producer, and songwriter who hails from Rochester, Minnesota, United States. Initially, he was well-known by the name of Lil Streamer and Mr. Butter. However, he is just 25 years old and has already grabbed a position in the popular youngest celebrities. Some of his famous discographies include Mr. Clean in 2016, Yung Gravity in 2017, followed by Baby Gravy in 2017, and Snow Cougar in 2018. Although he is new to the music industry still, he is loved by millions of his fans due to his humorous, satirical, and groovy music style that never fails to catch the attention of the masses.
|March 19, 1996
|Rapper, Songwriter, Singer
Yung Gravy was born Matthew Raymond Hauri on 19th March 1996 in Rochester, Minnesota, United States. He was raised by his father, Dr. Peter Hauri, who worked as a scientific sleep researcher and psychologist, and his mother, Cindy Cleveland, a psychiatrist. Yung’s father was previously married to Debbie Rea, with whom he had three children, including David Courardhauri, Heidi Hauri-Gill, and Katrin Kasper. After Peter’s first marriage fell apart, he married Cindy and Yung Gravy as their son.
However, when Gravy was just 16 years old, his father suffered severe injuries from falling on ice and eventually passed away in 2013. After losing his father, Yung moved to Wisconsin along with his family. Yung started pursuing a degree in marketing from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. While he was at college, Yung began taking a deep interest in rapping. He initially did rapping for fun and started releasing his music on SoundCloud to reach a wider audience.
Later on, he was immensely inspired by some famous rappers, including Marvin Gaye, The Blackbyrds, Stevie Wonder, and Otis Redding. After that, he started taking his work more seriously and decided to take up rapping as a profession. In 2016, Yung decided to quit his job as a start-up accelerator and devote himself entirely to rapping. He finally graduated in 2017. After that, he spent months creating music, spending months self-recording songs, and building his skills.
In 2016, Yung Gravy launched his debut single, ‘Mr Clean,’ a mixtape. His first-ever single soon became an internet sensation with millions of views and likes on the YouTube video. Later in 2017, he released his other two tracks, including ‘Yung Gravity’ and ‘Baby Gravy.’ In the same year, Yung completed his first two consecutive tours to North America. He was accompanied by a famous artist named ‘Ugly God.’ Followed by this, he released an EP titled ‘Snow Cougar’ by ‘Republic Records’ in 2018.
During the same year, he released ‘1 Thot Red Thot Blue Thot.’ The unique sounds and retro beats incorporated in the track made it touch the strings of millions of hearts and became one of his best tracks. On 4th May 2018, Yung released his first-ever non-self-sponsored EP titles’ Snow Cougar’ under ‘Republic Records.’ However, his fast-pacing career took a turn when he was arrested by police at a house party in Georgia for the accusation of possessing drugs and criminal trespassing. It made him serve 240 hours of community service.
Recently on 26th January 2021, Yung’s closest friend named Chase Amick, aka six dogs, committed suicide. Yung was very close to the Atlanta-based hip-hop artist and rapper and hence, took a break from his career to mourn his friend.
- Yung Gravy earns his overall wealth through his professional career as a rapper, songwriter, producer, and hip-hop artist.
- His estimated net worth stands at $2 million as of 2022.
Yung Gravy earns a total of $225.94 thousand per year. He has a YouTube channel with 1.36 million subscribers, where he attracts 3.77 million views a month and 125.52 thousand views a day. He earns a significant part of his wealth through YouTube advertising revenue. On average, Yung earns $15.06 thousand a month through his YouTube channel only. In addition to this, he earns considerable revenue from his professional career as a rapper.
As of 2022, Yung Gravy’s net worth is $2 million.
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