Young Jeezy is a rapper from Hawkinsville, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta. He was a former drug dealer turned rapper. He is also famous for his marketing skills which included making the controversial snowman t-shirts, which are now banned from wearing in public schools and towns. he released an album in 2005 titled "Lets Get It: Thug Motivation 101", which sold over a million copies and went platinum. His biggest hit on the charts so far is the song "soul survivor" featuring akon.