Lucas Coly, popularly known as Kid Lucas is a French-American Vine star, social media personality and rapper. His fame grew with his videos on the famous video sharing app, Vine as well as on YouTube.
The entertainer who raps in both English and French language started his social media performance in 2013. Lucas increased his fame and relevance by uploading comic videos and those of his of his rap creations on Vine. Broadening his reach, he also launched a YouTube channel where he now uploads more rap videos. The venture proved to be more successful than the results he got while on Vine. With over one million viewership and subscription on his channel respectively, Lucas is known for many hit YouTube videos like I Just Wanna, Every time I Roll Up, My Lil Shawty, Feel My Pain and Every time I Roll Up. While on Vine, he had about 450,000 followers.
As an advantage, his fluency in his native language, French and in the English language has added variety to his style and also endeared a wider range of fans to himself. Lucas was a member of a music group, Diamondz alongside Willie Fryson III and Dillyn Troy. In time, he also formed another musical group with his Nigerian friend, Nonso, known as Lucas & Nonso.
Translating into a more concrete entertainment career, Lucas Coly has taken his rap talent to real life events. On June 24, 2016, he performed live at the Arizona Event Center. Still pushing for a place in the industry, the talented young man has made his works available on other platforms like Last.fm and Sound Cloud.
In 2016, Lucas released a 20-track mixtape titled Prince of France. The music video for his song I Just Wanna from the said mixtape became one of YouTube’s most watched videos with well over 4.7 million views. He released another mixtape in 2017 titled I Keep Pushing Vol 1.
As a social media lover and star, Lucas is an avid user of other social networks like Twitter and Instagram where he has about 210, 000 and 1.5 million followers respectively.
Lucas Coly Short Bio, Age
The American social media rap star was born in France but raised in Michigan, United States. Another report also claims that the YouTuber was born to a Senegalese-born West African father and a French mother. Thus explaining his mixed racial identity. His birth date is July 8, 1997. His family moved to Texas at the age of eight. Later on, they moved to Detroit. Though he did not do so well in school, Lucas managed to graduate from a local high school in Michigan. Shortly after this, the family relocated once again to San Francisco.
It is not clear what his relationship with his paternal African family is but Lucas recalls visiting his maternal grandparents during summer time.
The six feet tall guy has a younger brother whose name is not known. However, his pictures with his celebrity brother have been seen on social media. Just like everything else about his parental identity and in-depth family details, his brother’s name and info are not available for public consumption.
At a much tender age, Lucas’ interest in comedy and rap music was evident. He loved rapping and was known for collecting comic books; little wonder why his career initially accommodated comic skits. By the time he was 20, the social media sensation who currently lives in Las Vegas had carved out a successful career with his talent on social media.
As part of his social media businesses, Lucas Coly has reportedly been dating co-Instagram star, Amber H who is 3 years older (born on October 30, 1994). The two have been together since 2015. Lucas and Amber met on social media and thereof became closer than friends.
Amber is a fashion and makeup vlogger. The couple revealed their relationship with a YouTube video. Following that, they have consistently flaunted their relationship and cosy moments with each other on social media. Clearing the air as to a supposed rumor of a split, Amber who had removed some personal pictures with Lucas said they were still together and had only acted on a professional advice to do so. Regardless of criticisms of Amber’s age and her frequent presence in Lucas’ professional life, the couple insists on remaining inseparable.
Other Cool Facts
Height: Six Feet
Net Worth: $300K – $600K