Travis Cave or Trap Beckham, born July 14, 1991, is a rising trap artist that’s been consistently creating and publishing music since 2012. ‘Back IT Up’ with Flo Milli, ‘Litty Christmas,’ ‘Birthday Chick,’ ‘Top of the Line,’ and ‘Ohh She Thick’ are his single releases that were trap hits. A multiple Duval Diamond Awardee and Def Jam Recording artist, this Jacksonville local is someone to watch out for. Come and join us for Trap Day.
Travis Cave or Trap Beckham is best known for the trending hit single ‘Birthday Chick.’ His hip-hop and trap musical style makes him one of the favorite hip-hop trap artists among fans. Born on July 14, 1991, Beckham grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.A. At eight years old, he began writing music. His mother supported and encouraged his musical interest and talents by gifting him a tape recorder so he could practice recording his music. In high school, Beckham learned how to use recording software and promote his music amongst peers and a young audience.
His early career stages kicked off in college as he participated in Jacksonville’s local music scene. He was dubbed The Golden Boy of the Hood for wooing the audience with his trap hip-hop style, and for winning several awards in college contests and concerts. In 2012, Beckham began his “7.14” birthday series of album releases which extended until the year 2016. His singles ‘Top of the Line’ and ‘Ohh She Thick’ were his earlier productions that made his breakthrough.
By 2016, Beckham and Def Jam Recordings signed a contract, the same year as his ‘Birthday Chick’ single was released. His official E.P. debut with Def Jam was with the album “Life is Lit” and the song ‘Lil Booties Matter.’ Since then, he’s been releasing yearly albums “Happy Belated,” “Heatwave,” “Make America Shake Again,” “King of Clubs,” and “Going with the Flow” on Spotify.
Beckham is a sought-after college artist in Jacksonville, earning him the title The Golden Boy of the Hood.
Awarded as Artist, Song, Mixtape, and Performer of the Year, Beckham receives these titles from 2012 to 2015.
Before signing with the label, Beckham releases 'Birthday Chick' which becomes a hit single.
Debuting with Def Jam Recordings, Beckham releases the album featuring his single 'Lil Booties Matter.'
He continues releasing albums and singles in the years that follow; albums include “Happy Belated,” “Heatwave,” “Make America Shake Again,” and “King of Clubs.”
Why We Love Trap Beckham
He is more than a one-hit wonder
Despite having 'Birthday Chick' as his most recognized song, Beckham’s other singles, in fact, were well received. He is amazing.
We can see his love for creating
Coming from the local Jacksonville music scene to becoming a breakout trap artist and signing with a label, Beckham kept on creating music and releasing albums. He continues to show us his capabilities as an artist.
Beckham is a talented musician
At a young age, he’s already expressed his interest in songwriting, producing, and performing. He honed his skills throughout his adolescence to adult life, until he became a professional artist.
5 Surprising Facts
Michael Jackson and Prince inspired him
Growing up, Beckham often listened to the music of these two great artists.
He had an earlier nickname
As he was popular in the Jacksonville music scene, he was dubbed the nickname, Golden Boy of the Hood, in his earlier artist days.
He released his series yearly
Born July 14, Beckham released a series of albums from 2012 to 2016 in celebration of his birthday.
He used a tape recorder
A gift from his mother, Beckham began recording at the early age of 12 years old.
'Birthday Chick' was featured in a series
In episode eight of the first season of “Insecure,” Beckham’s song was featured.
Trap Beckham FAQs
Where is Beckham from?
He’s from Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.A.
Who is Beckham signed to?
Beckham is signed with Def Jam Recordings, an American multinational record label owned by Universal Music Group.
Which song is Beckham known for?
He’s known for the hit single ‘Birthday Chick.’
Trap Beckham’s birthday dates