Soulja Slim grew up in the Magnolia Projects in New Orleans. Before he was on No Limit, he was on Ca$h Money Records and was known as Magnolia Slim. His little brother is BG off of cash money. In 1995, he was a dopefiend, and when he tried to armed robbery a place to supply his habit, he was sent to jail. He was later released. He has 2 otha solo albums before he was on No Limit, called "The Dark Side", and "Soulja Fo Life." These albums were released by Parkway Records. He made his first No Limit appearance on Down South Hustlers. He just released his solo CD entitled "GIVE IT 2 EM RAW", and it went gold. Recently, after getting in a fight with Mystikal over an old comment he and his old label had said about him, they fistfought. Some rumors also stated that he was kicked off of no limit. Immediately after, he was put in jail for having an illegal possession of a weapon. After a few weeks, he was released. He will release another solo CD sometime this year.