Christopher Lynn Moore (born January 11, 1993), known by his stage names Lil Twist and Twizzy F., is a rapper from Oak Cliff, Dallas, Texas. He is currently signed to Young Money Entertainment. Lil Twist, along with his younger brother Lil Za, another aspiring rapper artist, is best known for his association with Justin Bieber.

Career

Lil Twist is from Dallas, Texas. He dropped out of high school after completing one year.

When he was 12 years old, Lil Twist went to a Lil Wayne concert in Tyler, Texas and opened for Lil Wayne. Impressed, Cortez and Wayne flew Lil Twist to Atlanta to see how he was in a recording studio.

He released his first single, "The Texas Twist", when he was 10 years old, which was #1 locally in Dallas for 6 straight weeks.

He released mixtapes such as The Golden Child, and a single, "Love Affair" to build anticipation for his upcoming album, Bad Decisions.

He was featured in XXL hip hop magazine's "2011 Freshman Class". Since then, he has been featured as a guest artist on recordings by Bieber in "Twerk", "Wind It" and others, 2 Chainz in "Do What I Want" and with Miley Cyrus. His 2012 mixtape 3 Weeks in Miami is a collaboration with Khalil.

Lil Twist has made guest appearances on Disney Channel's animated series Fish Hooks as the voice of Brandon Bubbler.

Personal life

'. On July 11, 2013, Lil Twist was arrested for DUI in Calabasas, California. He was driving Justin Bieber's Fisker Karma and was alleged to be going between 60 and 70 mph in a 30 mph zone.

Lil Twist was arrested and charged with making criminal threats, burglary, grand theft, battery and 2 counts of assault with a deadly weapon in March 2015. This was after Twist and four others assaulted Disney actor Kyle Massey and Massey's brother, Christopher Massey. If convicted, Twist may face 25 years + in prison.

Discography

Studio albums

List of studio albums, with selected information
TitleAlbum details
Bad Decisions

Compilation albums

List of compilation albums, with selected chart positions
TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart positions
USUS
R&B
US
Rap
We Are Young Money
  • Released: December 21, 2009 (US)
  • Label: Young Money, Cash Money, Universal Republic
  • Formats: CD, digital download
931
Young Money: Rise of an Empire
  • Released: March 11, 2014 (US)
  • Label: Young Money, Cash Money, Republic
  • Formats: CD, digital download
742
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Mixtapes

List of mixtapes, showing year released
TitleAlbum details
Year Book
  • Released: August 21, 2009
  • Format: Digital download
Class President
  • Released: November 21, 2009
  • Format: Digital download
The Takeover
  • Released: October 29, 2010
  • Format: Digital download
The Golden Child
  • Released: December 20, 2011
  • Format: Digital download
3 Weeks in Miami
(with Khalil)
  • Released: February 14, 2012
  • Format: Digital download
The Golden Child 2
  • Released: January 20, 2016
  • Format: Digital download

Singles

As lead artist
List of singles, with selected chart positions
TitleYearPeak chart positionsCertificationsAlbum
USUS R&BUS Rap
"The Leak"
(featuring Lil Wayne)
200977Year Book
"Little Secret"
(featuring Bow Wow)
2010Bad Decisions
"Love Affair"
(featuring Lil Wayne)
201187Class President
"New Money"
(featuring Mishon)
Bad Decisions
"Turn't Up"
(featuring Busta Rhymes)
201288
"Pyrex"
(featuring Cory Gunz)
2014The Golden Child 2
"Good Credit"
(featuring Foolie Faime)
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Other charted songs

List of singles, with selected chart positions
TitleYearPeak chart positionsAlbum
US
US R&B
US Rap
"Popular"
(Lil Wayne featuring Lil Twist)
2010113I Am Not a Human Being
"Hey Lil Mama"
(Khalil featuring Lil Twist)
2011111N/A
"Go"
(Chrystian featuring Lil Twist)
2013110
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.