“Type of Way,” “Walk Thru,” “Differences,” “Choices” and "Flex (Ooh, Ooh, Ooh)" are some Rich Homie Quan's songs. Quan is an American rapper whose birth name is Dequantes Lamar. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia on Oct. 4, 1989. He is signed to the independent label T.I.G. Entertainment.Continue Reading
With aspirations of becoming a professional baseball player, Quan played for Ronald E. McNair High School for four years before turning to rapping. Growing up, he was involved in illegal activities, and he even served 15 months in prison on charges of burglary.
His first single was “Differences,” which was part of his 2012 mix tape “Still Going On.” His second single “Type of Way” from the mix tape “Still Goin In: Reloaded” achieved greater success. Yung Carter produced the song, which was released on Aug. 22, 2013. "Type of Way" ranked number six on Complex’s 50 best songs of 2013, and XXL named the song among 2013’s top five hip hop songs. Rolling Stone named “Still Goin In: Reloaded” as 2013’s 10th best mix tape.
Quan released “I Promise I Will Never Stop Going In,” his second official mix tape, in 2014. The lead single, “Walk Thru” hit no. 74 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. The music video of the song was released on July 27, 2014.Learn more about Art & Literature