Miles Parks McCollum (born August 23, 1997), known professionally as Lil Yachty, is an American pop recording artist from Atlanta, Georgia. Yachty gained recognition for his hit singles "One Night" and "Minnesota" from his debut mixtape Lil Boat in 2016. In February 2016, Yachty debuted as a model in Kanye West's Yeezy Season 3 fashion line at Madison Square Garden. On June 10, 2016 he announced he had signed a joint venture record deal with Quality Control Music, Capitol Records, and Motown Records. He is working on a mixtape with his group of frequent collaborators, the Sailing Team; a mixtape with iLoveMakonnen; and Pretty Boy Millionaires 2, a collaborative mixtape with Soulja Boy, Lil B, and Rich The Kid. His second mixtape Summer Songs 2 was released in July 2016.