Chief Keef was born Keith Farrelle Cozart and grew up in the most dangerous neighborhood of Chicago, “O Block,” on 64th street and MLK drive.
Keef is widely known as the forefather of “drill rap,” and for being the reason that modern rap is where it is today.
He truly became a superstar when “Love Sosa” was released. People all over the country, not just Chicago, came to love his music.
In 2016 Keef temporarily retired from making music since he had ongoing issues with his label at the time FilmOn, however, in 2017 Keef returned from his retirement by releasing, Two Zero One Seven which released New Year’s Day and his long-awaited project, Dedication which released December 1, 2017.