His single "Me, Myself & I", in collaboration with Bebe Rexha, peaked at number 7 on the US Billboard Hot 100.He co-headlined the Endless Summer tour with fellow rapper Logic, along with supporting acts YG and Yo Gotti, from June to August.
Gillum moved in with his grandparents in Berkeley, California.
They later moved to North Oakland, although Gillum continued to attend school in Berkeley.
G-Eazy: Rapping was something I always wanted to do, so after school my friends and I would catch the bus to my house and just sit there writing songs, every day.
I had a computer and I bummed a copy of a mixing program off a friend and just started messing around with it. That’s how it started.17: The “Marilyn” music video has a ton of You Tube views!
When Gillum was around 12 years old, his mother began dating a woman named Melissa Mills.
This initially confused and embarrassed Gillum, who could not comprehend the change in his mother's personal life.His second studio album, When It's Dark Out, was released on December 4, 2015.It featured the single "Me, Myself & I", which reached the top 10 of the US Billboard Hot 100.The music video for "Runaround Sue" (featuring Devon Baldwin) was directed by Tyler Yee.The mixtape features guest appearances from Greg Banks, Erika Flowers and Devon Baldwin.G-Eazy: I was at a backyard BBQ in New Orleans and this girl, Dominique Le Jeaune, plugged in her guitar and started singing. I knew I had to collaborate with her and when I asked her, she was super-stoked because she already happened to be a fan of mine.17: Being such a stylish guy, do you have any advice for girls who want their boyfriend to dress more stylishly, but don’t want to hurt his feelings? I stick with a ‘60s vintage aesthetic of letterman’s jackets, plain T-shirts, and good jeans.17: Do you have a girlfriend? It helps to date someone who is supportive of my dream and who wants to help me get there, but I love that she has her own aspirations too.