Travis Scott is an American hip hop recording artist and music producer from Houston, Texas.
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1. Jacques Webster, Jr. was born April 30, 1992 in Houston, Texas.
2. He grew up in Missouri City, a middle-class suburban area bordering southwest Houston.
3. Scott stayed with his grandmother “in the hood” from ages one to six, but later moved to the suburbs, where his mother worked for Apple Inc., while his father ran his own business.
4. Scott attended the University of Texas at San Antonio before dropping out to fully pursue his music career.
5. In 2012, Scott signed his first major-label deal with Epic Records.
6. In November of the same year, Scott signed a deal with Kanye West’s GOOD Music, to be apart of its production wing Very GOOD Beats, after appearing on the label’s 2012 compilation album Cruel Summer.
7. In April 2013, it was announced Scott signed a record deal with T.I.’s Grand Hustle imprint. Scott’s first full-length project, a mixtape titled Owl Pharaoh, was self-released in May 2013.
8. This was followed with a second mixtape, titled Days Before Rodeo, in August 2014.
9. Scott’s debut studio album Rodeo, was released in September 2015 and was led by the hit single “Antidote”, which reached the top 20 of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
10. His second album, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight, was released in September 2016, to critical acclaim.
11. Travis Scott is currently dating Kylie Jenner.