Safaree Lloyd Samuels who goes by many nicknames like SB, VVS Beezy, and Scaff Breezy, is an American rapper, songwriter, and television personality. He is also a former executive producer and A & R coordinator of Minaj’s 2012 album ‘Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded.’ The rapper is also known for his high-profile relationship and much-published break-up with rapper, Nicki Minaj.
Born on July 4, 1981, in Brooklyn, New York, Safaree Samuels is of Jamaican ancestry. He spent his childhood days in his hometown Brooklyn along with his with sisters, Shamika and Samantha Samuels. Samuels attended Midtown High School. Regarding his nationality, Samuels is an American, and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, he is a Black American.
As a schoolboy, Safaree Samuels kick-started his rap and hip-hop career with the music group ‘The Hoodstars' along with Nicki Minaj and Lau$star. In the year 2012, he became the co-executive producer and A & R co-ordinator for Minaj’s 2012 album ‘Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded.’
In the year 2015, Samuels launched the mixtapes; 'It Is What It Is, and It Is What It Is, Vol.2.' He also made an appearance in the second season of K. Michelle: My Life. In May 2016, he announced his collaboration with the cast of the VH1 reality show, Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood ’s third season that was aired in August 2016.
Samuels launched a new mixtape titled ‘Real Yard Vibes,' in July 2016. After a year, Samuels announced that he would compete in the first season of VH1’s ‘Scared Famous’ that was aired on October 23, 2017.
The talented musician, rapper, and producer Safaree Samuels is yet to be married and doesn’t have any children. Samuels was in a long-term relationship with Nicki Minaj and dated for almost 12 years, before breaking up in the year, 2014.
The couple also created their engagement rumors, after they were seen together wearing the rings of engagement on their fingers. Samuels appeared as the boyfriend of Nicki in VH1’s the Fabulous Life’s throughout the episode. However, the couple split up in 2014.
Following their breakup, Samuels started working on his ‘Stunt Gang’ Imprint. Samuels’ ex-girlfriend, Minaj, then released her first single from ‘The Pinkprint’ titled ‘Phil N Potions’, in early 2014. Later that year, she released her fourth single ‘Bed of Lies.’ That two songs of Nicki’s were rumored to be about her then-boyfriend, Samuels.