Julio Foolio Biography

Julio Foolio is an American musical artist and a rapper. He is known as the Rapper On Instagram. He rose to popularity in 2018, when he released a song titled ‘Coming Up’ that went viral. Thus he became a success in the mainstream music industry. He is also in the limelight for his feud with a rival rapper Yungeen Ace.

Early Life

Julio Foolio was born on June 21, 1998, in Jacksonville, Florida. He was named Charles Jones. Information about his parents isn’t available. He has a younger brother whose name isn’t disclosed. Foolio also revealed in an interview that he lost some of his family members in Jacksonville.

One was his cousin Zion Brown, who was shot by their rivals in Jacksonville. He had a troubled childhood and had a tough time growing up in Jacksonville, as many killings were going on. Julio attended high school but didn’t graduate. He dropped out in 9th grade when he was shot in the leg. He later said that he was afraid of becoming an easy target if he attended school. Foolio started rapping at a young age. But after quitting school, he focused more on making music.

Julio Foolio Career

He became a rapper. He received early recognition in 2015 when he released his song ‘Coming Up’. That song featuring Stunt and Los went on receiving thousands of streams. After being a hit among the locals, he started getting offers at the local nightclubs and venues. He established himself as a rising rapper in 2016, when he released another single ‘Reach The Top’. That year, he also collaborated with Soulja K and released the song ‘Dirty Socks’. That year-end he released another single ‘Just Talk’ which earned over 371k views on YouTube.

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Rise to fame

As he released a few more songs, he started getting good responses on streaming platforms like Spotify and SoundCloud. In 2017, he released a new song ‘Feel It’ which was a hit and garnered 1.4 million views on YouTube. 2018 turned out to be his most successful year as he had his biggest hits. In June 2018, he dropped a song ‘Crooks’ which received over 3.8 million views on YouTube and was a massive hit.

His other song ‘Slide’ was viewed more than 2 million times and ‘Voodoo’ received more than 4 million views. His popularity increased when all three songs were featured on WorldStarHipHop. In July 2018, he released the mixtape 6Toven which had 12 tracks. In January 2019, he dropped another mixtape, ‘Never Wanted Fame’. Throughout his music career, he collaborated with various artists like 9lokkNine, Uk Osiris, and the producer Zaytoven. His most recent songs are ‘Back in Blood’ and ‘Double That’ which became massive hits. He also released ‘Beatbox Remix/Bibbly Flow’ as a diss song against his Rival rapper Yungeen Ace and his gang.

Controversies

He is majorly known for his feud with the rapper Yungeen Ace, who is the star rapper of ‘ATK’. Jacksonville is quite notable for its gang activities and rivalries. The rivalry between them went from bad to deadly in May 2017, when Foolio’s cousin Zion Brown was shot to death by a member of ‘ATK’. In June 2018, Yungeen Ace’s brother and two others were killed, while Ace himself was shot. Foolio made several posts on his Instagram glorifying their death and mocking them. Recently Yungeen Ace made a diss video “Who I smoke” against Julio Foolio and his gang. And Foolio in response released his own diss track “When I See You”.

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Julio Foolio Biography

Real Name Charles Jone
Birth Date 21 June 1998
Age (as of 2021) 22 Years
Birth Place Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Rapper, Singer
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Cancer

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimeters –174 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs
Chest Size 38 inches
Waist Size 32 inches
Biceps Size 15 inches
Shoe Size 9 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Type Slim

Family

Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known

Qualification/Education

School Not Known
College Not Known

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Is he a Gay? No
Girlfriend? None

Personal Life

Foolio is currently in a relationship with a girl named Buban Babby. His ex-girlfriend was shot in 2020, which Buban mentioned in one of her YouTube videos. Foolio also said that in his Instagram live.

Julio Foolio Net Worth

Foolio has certainly made a name for himself. As of 2021, it is estimated that Foolio has earned a fortune of $500 thousand. He earns through his YouTube channel and his songs.

Trivia:

  • Julio is a big fan of rapper Baby Soulja.
  • He is part of one of the Jacksonville gangs named ‘KTA’.
  • Julio makes diss videos against the rival gang.
  • He is not signed with any label as of now and is currently waiting for the right one.

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