Hatch grew up in a poor neighborhood of Baton Rouge, and his father was absent from his childhood. He played basketball while attending high school but was expelled for drugs, so Hatch decided to become a rapper. He worked with rapper C-Loc and his group Concentration Camp and made his debut on C-Loc's fifth album, It's a Gamble in 2000. Shortly afterwards, Hatch released his debut album For My Thugz as Lil Boosie in 2003.Lil Boosie joined growing record label Trill Entertainment which was backed by the late Pimp C of UGK. Soon after, Trill independently released the album For My Thugz. Later, Boosie teamed with label mate Webbie, on the albums Ghetto Stories and Gangsta Musik. Boosie's major label debut, Bad Azz, was released in 2006. It contained the single "Zoom" featuring Yung Joc. In 2007, Boosie and Webbie performed on the remix of "Wipe Me Down" by rapper Foxx. Streetz Iz Mine, a mixtape with DJ Drama, was released in 2008, and in the same year Boosie appeared on singles "Independent" by Webbie and was among several rappers featured on "Out Here Grindin" by DJ Khaled. and Superbad: The Return of Boosie Bad Azz was released in 2009. "Better Believe It", featuring Webbie and Young Jeezy, is the first single off of Superbad.
2000: Youngest of da Camp
2003: For My Thugz
2006: Bad Azz
2007: Trill Entertainment Presents: Survival of the Fittest (with Lil' Boosie, Foxx, Webbie and Trill Fam)
2009: Superbad: The Return of Boosie Bad Azz