Migos is an American hip hop trio from Lawrenceville, Georgia, formed in 2009.The trio is composed of three rappers, known by their stage names Quavo, Offset, and Takeoff. The group’s name is a reference to the Georgia drug trade, where a “migos” is an abandoned house used for production or consumption of drugs.
Migos released their commercial debut single “Versace” in 2013, taken from their mixtape Y.R.N. (Young Rich Niggas). They went on to release several singles, such as “Fight Night” (2014), “Look at My Dab” (2015), and their two Billboard Hot 100 top 10 hits “Bad and Boujee” (featuring Lil Uzi Vert) (2016), peaking at #1, and “MotorSport” (with Nicki Minaj and Cardi B) (2017), peaking at #6.
Migos released their debut album Yung Rich Nation in 2015, through Quality Control Music and 300 Entertainment. Their second album, Culture, was released in January 2017 and debuted atop the Billboard 200 chart. Migos are managed by Coach K, the former manager of Atlanta-based rappers Gucci Mane and Young Jeezy, and frequently collaborate with producers DJ Durel, Murda Beatz, and Zaytoven.