Seandrea Sledge (born March 28, 1994), better known by her stage name Dreezy, is an American singer, songwriter and rapper. Sledge was born and raised on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois, where she studied fine arts as a distraction from her home life. During this time she began dancing, writing, and singing. As her skill as a songwriter grew she began rapping and in 2014 was named as the "Princess of Chicago Rap" by Noisey via Vice Magazine. Later that year, she signed a recording contract with Interscope Records.

Life and career

1994–2014: Early life and career beginnings

Seandrea Sledge was born on March 28, 1994 and she was raised on the South Side of the Chicago, Illinois. Throughout her childhood, Sledge moved to a number of locations due to her parents' separation. To escape the poor neighborhoods, Sledge looked into the fine arts, which assisted her to depart her a few of the realities of her life. She explored dancing, writing, and singing, and drifted towards singing at the age of 14.

As Sledge put more time into singing, she became good friends with fellow Chicago native rapper Sasha Go Hard, and made a guest appearance on Sasha's song "I Ain't No Hitta" in 2012. Sledge later released a song with the rapper Lil Durk, "Ghost". In February 2013, Sledge released a collaborative mixtape with fellow Chicago native rapper Mikey Dollaz, titled Business N Pleasure. In February 2014, she independently released her first solo mixtape, titled Schizo, through AOE Records, along with a song featuring American rapper Common, "No Good".

2014–present: From Now On and No Hard Feelings

In April 2014, she released her remix of YMCMB rapper Nicki Minaj and Lil Herb's "Chiraq" and received general attention, with a large number of fans claiming that it was better than Minaj's version. The remix later garnered her attention and landed her a collaboration with rapper Common on his tenth studio album Nobody's Smiling. In December 2014, it was announced that Sledge signed a recording contract with Interscope Records, who dropped fellow Chicago rapper Chief Keef a few weeks prior.On July 28, 2015, Dreezy released her debut EP titled Call It What You Want. On December 25, 2015, Sledge released another EP titled From Now On to digital retailers and streaming via Interscope Records. Her debut album, No Hard Feelings, was released on July 15, 2016.

Discography

Studio albums

List of albums, with selected chart positions
TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positions
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US R&BUS Rap
No Hard Feelings1011511

Extended plays

List of extended plays, with selected chart positions
TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positions
US
Heat

US
South
Call It What You Wan't
From Now On1010

Mixtapes

TitleAlbum details
The Illustration
  • Released: April 27,2012
  • Label: Independent
  • Format: Digital download
Business N Pleasure (with Mikey Dollaz)
  • Released: February 14, 2013
  • Label: Independent
  • Format: Digital Download
D.S.M (Schizo Pre-tape)
  • Released: August 13, 2013
  • Label: Independent
  • Format: Digital download
Schizo
  • Released: February 24, 2014
  • Label: AOE Records
  • Format: CD, digital download

Singles

As lead artist

List of singles as lead artist, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
TitleYearPeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
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US R&B/HH
US R&B
US
Rhythm

"Ghost"
(featuring Lil Durk)
2012N/A
"I Love That Bitch"2013D.S.M (Schizo Pre-Tape)
"Zero"
(featuring Sasha Go Hard & Katie Got Bandz)
2014Schizo
"No Good"
(featuring Common and Ross Augusta)
"Serena"
(featuring Dej Loaf)
2015From Now On
"Body"
(featuring Jeremih)
20166220832No Hard Feelings
"We Gon Ride"
(featuring Gucci Mane)
"Close to You"
(featuring T-Pain)
"Spazz"
"Wasted"
List of singles as lead artist, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
TitleYearPeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
US
US R&B/HH
US R&B
US
Rhythm

"Mean What I Mean" (AlunaGeorge featuring Leikeli47 and Dreezy)2016I Remember
"Got Me F*cked Up" (Keke Palmer featuring Dreezy)Lauren