Where did Young Dolph grow up?

Dolph, short for Adolph Thornton, Jr., was born in Chicago and raised in Memphis. He debuted in 2008 with the mixtape Paper Route Campaign. Subsequent releases like The Weed Album and South Memphis Kingpin brought him to 2012, when he dropped the first in a successful series of mixtapes dubbed High Class Street Music.

Is Young Dolph born in Chicago?

On July 27, 1985, Adolf Robert Thornton, Jr. aka Young Dolph was born in Chicago. Two years later, his family moved to Memphis where he went to live with his grandmother, who raised him after his parents became addicted to crack.

Who raised Young Dolph?

BORN IN CHICAGO on July 27, 1985, Dolph moved to Memphis around the age of two and was raised largely by his paternal grandmother, Ida Mae Thornton, alongside his two younger brothers.