24kGoldn, born on November 13, 2000, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter from San Francisco, California. He began his career during his freshman year of college, releasing his debut single "Ballin Like Shareef" in 2017.
In 2019, 24kGoldn gained popularity with his single "Valentino," which received over five million plays on SoundCloud. The song also caught the attention of record labels, and he eventually signed with RECORDS/Columbia Records in 2019.
His follow-up single "City of Angels" debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 and was later certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). 24kGoldn's music is known for its blend of hip-hop, pop, and rock influences, and his lyrics often explore themes of love, heartbreak, and the struggles of youth.
In July 2020, 24kGoldn released his debut EP "Dropped Outta College," which includes collaborations with artists like DaBaby and Lil Tjay. The EP debuted at number 92 on the Billboard 200 chart.
Later in 2020, 24kGoldn's single "Mood" featuring singer Iann Dior became a global hit, reaching the top of the charts in several countries including the United States, Canada, and Australia. The song was eventually certified platinum by the RIAA and earned 24kGoldn his first top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100.
In addition to his music career, 24kGoldn is also known for his fashion sense and has worked as a model. He has been featured in campaigns for brands like Hollister and Tommy Hilfiger.
At just 20 years old, 24kGoldn has already achieved significant success in the music industry and is considered one of the rising stars of hip-hop. His unique sound and style have earned him a dedicated fan base and he is poised for even greater success in the future.