Everything You Wanted to Know About Breakout Country Star Kidd G

Country artist Kidd G is proof that tiny towns can generate some massive stars.

Hailing from a town of just over a thousand people, Kidd G made a name for himself on both TikTok and SoundCloud as an artist who flawlessly blends hip-hop with his classic country roots. Not only does his music defy genres, but it's gained him a massive (and growing) fanbase country-wide, and he's only just getting started. Keep reading to discover everything we learned about Kidd G as our latest Man Crush Monday.

Kidd G Man Crush Monday

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Name: Jonathan Gabriel Horne

Hometown: Hamilton, Georgia

Birthday: April 21

Zodiac sign: Taurus

Fun Facts:

1. If Kidd G weren't a musical artist, he'd love to be a professional fisherman.


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2. He's never been much of a Disney fan.

3. He actually started off as a rapper before becoming a country artist.

4. His most overused phrase is "That's absurdddd."

5. His mom is his biggest hero.


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6. His most unusual talent is the fact that he can freestyle in just about any musical genre that exists.

7. His favorite type of weather is super sunny Georgia heat.

8. He says he couldn't live without Doritos.


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9. He loves his friends—but he jokes that not everyone does.

10. He's truly one-of-a-kind.

"I'm ADD, but I'm real and genuine, and I feel like there's not a lot left of that in this world."

-Kidd G

 

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