Famous as :Rapper
Birth Name :DeAndre Cortez Way
Birth Date :July 28, 1990
Birth Place :Chicago, Illinois, USA
Claim to fame :Single "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" (2007)
Inked a multi-year sneaker and apparel deal with Dallas-based clothing company Yums Shoes in June 2008 to launch his own design of Yums "Block Star" sneakers as well as a clothing line.
His hit 'Crank That' was banned from Mason High School prom dance in October 2007 due to its 'profane' lyrics.
Was dissed on radio by fellow Atlanta rapper Jody Breeze who said he is "bullshittin' and he ain't but 15 he can't beat nobody up."
Takes 50 Cent as the inspiration to build his career.
Submitted lots of his music in SoundClick.com to gain fame.