Born in Eunice, LA; a year later moved to New Orleans, LA. Then in 2000 moved to the Lonestar state. Houston, Tx, "Land of the Purple Sprite" became home to this young artist. The city moves at a slow pace, which is shown in Yung Eli's laid back, calm form of rapping. Currently under Million Dollar Swag Entertainment owned by Randy Sprawling aka, Da Gingerbread Man.