New Lil Uzi Vert Documentary Captures Rapper’s Rise to Stardom

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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 13: Lil Uzi Vert performs on stage as SoundCloud celebrates What's New, Now and Next in Music at The Good Room on December 13, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for SoundCloud)

Not only is Lil Uzi Vert one of the most influential hip-hop artists to emerge on the scene in the past half-decade; he’s also one of the most mysterious. 

Until now. 

HipHopDX has just released “The Way Life Goes,” an in-depth documentary featuring secret footage and tales stretching from Uzi’s early days in Philadelphia to his current status as a multi-platinum selling star.

What was the first song Uzi ever made? Who inspired him to dye his hair and push the boundaries of fashion? And how did he even get the name of Lil Uzi Vert? All of these questions and more are answered.

Whether you’ve been an Uzi fan since Luv Is Rage or are just finding out about “Baby Pluto” through his most recent No. 1 album, Eternal Atake, you have to peep the movie below. 🔥