Migos star Quavo has today revealed that he has officially graduated high school, after dropping out to pursue a career in music.
Keep scrolling to read more about his incredible accomplishment...
In order to make it big in the world of music, Quavo made the decision to sacrifice his high school education.
via: GettyIt was a gamble, but the Georgia-born rapper had a passion, and he dropped out after co-founding the group Migos, in 2008.
Migos was formed by Quavo and fellow rappers, Offset and Takeoff.The 3 members are closely related and were all raised together by Quavo's mother - Quavo is Takeoff's uncle, and Offset is Quavo's cousin, FYI.
The boys all saw her as their own mother...Rolling Stone in February 2017. “She knew how to raise you as a man."
Despite their differing personalities, the boys were close growing up.he told XL Magazine in May 2014. And, when Offset spoke up in support of his cousin, Quavo persuaded him to try rapping, too.
The trio went on to release their first full-length project in 2011...
via: GettyA mixtape titled Juug Season. Since then, they have released a further fourteen mixtapes, as well as 2 studio albums.
And their success has been staggering.
via: GettyThe release of their first single, "Versace", in 2013, catapulted the group into unprecedented levels of fame.
Out of nowhere, the once unknown Georgia trio was suddenly up at the top of the game with some of the biggest names in the industry.
Their debut album, Yung Rich Nation was released in 2015...
via: GettyOn top of the release of several more hugely successful singles, such as "Fight Night", "Bad and Boujee", "Stir Fry", and "Walk it Talk it", which featured Drake.
And not forgetting the 2015 single, "Look At My Dab", which ultimately sparked the trend of the "dab" dance move.Though they didn't invent the iconic dance move, they are credited to have triggered its worldwide fame and popularity.
And actor Donald Glover made this iconic speech at the Golden Globe awards in 2017.His words, “They’re the Beatles of this generation… There’s a generation of kids, like, the YouTube generation I came up with, that are growing up on something that’s completely separate from a whole group of people. That song, Bad and Boujee, is just fly," sent the world into a complete meltdown, and sent "Bad and Boujee" to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, of course.
And, amid all of Migos' tremendous fame and success...
via: GettyQuavo went on to feature on several popular songs outside of the group, including "Congratulations", "I'm the One", "Portland", and "No Brainer".
He even released his own solo album.
via: GettyQuavo Huncho was released in 2018. The album features guest appearances from other fellow Migos members, Takeoff, and Offset, plus appearances from 21 Savage, Drake, Cardi B, and Madonna.
Subsequently, Quavo has become one of the biggest names in rap today.
via: GettyThe young rapper has gained tremendous recognition over the last couple of years, but there's one thing he never managed to achieve...
...Graduating from high school.
The rapper has always been vocal about dropping out of high school just months before graduation...
when quavo says “ididn’t graduate but I know chemistry and science” I felt that— melissa (@melissa)1516946187.0
During high school, Quavo was a promising football player.commended his ability as a starting quarterback and he went on to hold the record for most passes in one game.
But, evidently, a sparkling career on the field wasn't on the cards.
He has finally graduated!
Fans have been taking to Twitter to congratulate the rapper...And have been pointing out that, no matter how long something may take, the only thing that matters is that you did it.
And people are admiring his productivity during these difficult times.
Quavo used quarantine to graduate high school. That’s what up 👍🏼 never stop learning— Thăng Long ❼ (@Thăng Long ❼)1590106039.0