Kiari Kendrell Cephus, better known by his stage name Offset, a prominent American rapper and member of the renowned rap group Migos. Born on December 14, 1991, in Lawrencville, Georgia, Offset rose to fame alongside his cousins Takeoff and Quavo as part of Migos. Throughout his career, he has achieved great success both as a member of the group and as a solo artist. Let’s delve into the life and career of this talented musician.
Offset Early Life and Formation of Migos:
Offset was born into the Cephus family and grew up in Gwinnett County, Georgia, alongside his cousins Quavo and Takeoff. In 2008, the trio decided to pursue their passion for music and formed the group Migos. Quavo is Takeoff’s uncle, and Offset is Quavo’s cousin, making their bond even stronger. They shared many cherished memories of their early years, and together, they embarked on a journey that would change their lives forever.
Career Breakthrough with Migos:
Migos’ first taste of fame came with the release of their single “Versace” in 2013, which garnered attention and recognition. The group’s debut studio album, “Yung Rich Nation,” hit the shelves in 2015, further solidifying their presence in the music industry. However, it was their viral hit “Bad and Boujee,” featuring Offset’s memorable verse “rain drop, drop top,” that propelled them to mainstream success, reaching the top of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.