Who is Lucas Coly?
Lucas Coly is an American-French musician, rapper and songwriter, who achieved stardom thanks to his YouTube videos, which incorporate his music. He was a member of the rap group Diamondz along with Willie Fryson III and Dillyn Troy, abut has also released music on his own, which includes the mixtape “I Keep Pushing Vol 1”.
Lucas Coly Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Lucas Coly was born on the 8th June 1997, in France and is of Senegalese and French heritage. He spent his first six years in France, but then the whole family moved to Michigan, USA, where he spent the next two years before his parents moved to Texas.
His brother was born two years later, so is around ten years younger than Lucas. He went to school in Detroit while living with his maternal grandparents, and although struggling with his education, eventually managed to matriculate. He then returned to his parents who were living in San Francisco, California.
Interested in music from an early age, Lucas started making short videos of himself lip-syncing popular songs as well as performing some of his own creations, and began uploading those videos onto the Vine app.
The number of his followers began increasing, as he was rapping in French and English, which attracted more attention to his page. He wasn’t very active in 2013, with just a few videos, but in 2014 made more regular uploads which brought him more popularity.
Rise to Prominence
Lucas continued to make new videos while working on his music; he teamed up with other young would-be musicians, including Willie Fryson III and Dillyn Troy to form the rap group Diamondz. However, this didn’t last long, as all three went their separate ways.
After this, he was half of the duo Lucas & Nonso, but this also didn’t last long, as he became more focused on his own music. Once Vine was shut down he moved to YouTube, which gave him more exposure – his first video was uploaded 2014, entitled “Lucas Coly – Live It How You Get It” (2013), which now has almost 60,000 views. He continued to upload new music, and has many of his songs online, which made him very popular.
In addition, Lucas started making funny videos, and also began displaying some happenings from his personal life, which attracted more people.
He now has over 400,000 subscribers on his official YouTube channel, while his videos have been viewed more than 65 million times. Some of his most popular videos include “Lucas Coly – I Just Wanna”, which has over 14 million views, then “Lucas Coly – Break Ya Back” (more than 8.2 million times), “Lucas Coly – My Lil Shawty” (6.6 million views), and “Lucas Coly – Numb”, which has just under four million views, among other music and fun videos that Lucas has made available to the public.
Following the break-up of the duo Lucas & Nanso, he made music on his own, and in 2016 released his debut mixtape “Prince of France”, with 20 original songs. He also released the music video for the song “I Just Wanna”, which is his most popular video on YouTube. With the success of his debut mixtape, Lucas produced his second one in 2017, entitled “I Keep Pushing Vol. 1”, and most recently his third mixtape – “Distant Melodies” – was released on the 6th January 2020.
Lucas Coly Net Worth, Height, Weight, Appearance
Lucas has displayed his musical talents and been greeted with success throughout the world, contributing to his wealth. According to sources, as of early 2020, Lucas Coly’s net worth is estimated at $400,000, while her annual income is reputedly around $70,000.
Lucas Coly is known for his height, standing at 6ft 1in (1.85m), while he weighs around 154lbs ~ 70kgs, and has a slim figure. Lucas has brown eyes and black hair.
Lucas Coly Personal Life, Dating, Girlfriend, Single?
Lucas is well known around the women of music and show business on the whole, and has been involved in several high-profile relationships since entering the industry. The major one has been with Instagram star Amber H – the two met in 2015 through Instagram, and later got to meet in real life, and have been inseparable ever since. They’ve often posted pictures and videos of themselves together on Instagram. Amber is a YouTube and Instagram star, and tends to upload make-up tutorial videos, but she has also been involved in music.
Lucas Coly News, Facts, Influence
Lucas has continued to make new music and all of his releases are available online, mostly through YouTube, but also through Deezer, and other online music platforms.
In addition to YouTube, Lucas has a decent fan base on Instagram, which he has also used to promote music. However, he has also shared details from his personal life, often sharing pictures and videos with his girlfriend, Amber H.
In 2017, Lucas had problems with the law as he was arrested and charged with disruptive behavior after he had set a meet-up at Lennox Mall, where fans overcrowded the place and started an altercation. Lucas was detained but after an hour at the police station, he was let go but with a warning to stay away from the Lennox Mall for the next two years. After the incident ended, he said that he would ensure better conditions for the public the next time he organizes a public meet-up.