Robert Thomas (born March 5, 1999), recognized professionally as Rob49, is an American rapper From New Orleans, Louisiana. He’s lately signed to Interscope Data.He’s recognized for his “Vulture Island” observe which went viral in 2021 on Youtube and a number of other streaming platforms. In 2022 the remix that includes Lil Child reached 2.5 million perspectives the primary week.
Robert Thomas was once born In New Orleans on March 5,1999 and raised within the Iberville Tasks positioned within the 4th Ward of New Orleans, He was once additionally raised within the ninth Ward(the place the 49 derives from in his identify).All the way through his youth, his folks have been out and in of prison. He has two sisters and two brothers, one was once gunned down within the streets. In 2005 after Typhoon Katrina, his mom relocated the circle of relatives to Houston however later returned to New Orleans the place he attended McDonogh 35 Top Faculty. After graduating, he enrolled into Southern College however dropped out after 1 semester to joined the United States Military.
Thomas began rapping In April of 2020 after he stumbled into considered one of his good friend’s studio periods. His first track that were given native traction was once 2020’s “Poisonous,” with a gap line impressed via the entire Long term and The Weeknd songs he listened to. In 2020, Rob49 dropped 3 tasks(4our The Global), (Vulture), and (KRAZYMAN) construction buzz within the town. The similar 12 months, he additionally signed to Rise up Track/Geffen Data. He then launched his subsequent full-length undertaking, 4God, in 2021 then later signing with Interscope.
By means of the top of that 12 months he went viral after liberating Vulture Island the tack won main consideration with cosigns from Meek Mill and 42 Dugg. In 2022, Rob49 attached with Lil Child for Vulture Island V2. In April, he dropped a brand new undertaking Welcome to Vulture Island, which has 17 tracks, together with Vulture Island and Vulture Island 2.