People who love Rapping must know the name of the ASAP Rocky rapper in America. ASAP Rocky is an American rapper who is now homing a total net worth of $10 million.
|Net Worth:||$10 Million|
|Salary:||$1 Million +|
|Monthly Income:||$0.1 Million +|
|Date of Birth:||October 3, 1988|
|Height:||1.79m (5′ 10″)|
|Profession:||Rapper, Record executive|
He is also an active member of A$AP Mob. After becoming successful in the field of Hip hop music and rapping he started to be a producer and also got success in it.
His producing company is working under the pseudonym Lord Flacko and has introduced some biggest hip hop hits.
ASAP Rocky Early life
The real name of ASAP Rocky is Rakim Mayers who was born in the year 1988. He seems to have been interested in rapping from his childhood.
In his childhood, he wrote his first song when he was in the Third standard. His father was a drug dealer and he got captured by the police for consuming and distributing drugs.
His brother was killed and he escaped with his family (Mother and sister) from his house. He lived in very crucial conditions where they lived in homeless shelters.
In an interview, he claimed that he sold cannabis and cracked that time for buying its essentials and continuing his rapping.
He also gets jailed for selling drugs and materials and in the prison, he gets to meet with another rapper named Cassanova.
He was not a paper at the time but after the completion of his imprisonment, Cassanova became one of the most popular rappers of all time.
ASAP Rocky Career
ASAP Rocky joined a group named A$AP Mob Crew (it is a crew or collaboration of some famous personalities who belong to the music, Hip hop, and rapping industry).
He joined this group in the year 2007 and after that, he joined an event in 2011 which is a national rapper event.
Here, he sings a rap named “Peso” and this becomes a global hit. After that, he also sang a song named “Purple Swag” and this song also became a high hit and people loved it.
This gave free popularity to his career and after that, he signed a deal with Music, RCA Records, and Polo Grounds Music.
After that, he started riding with them and also joined various tours globally which earmarked around $1.7 million.
He had to perform in the festival named Pitchfork Music Festival but he got arrested a night before for getting included in Brawl. His performance gets rescheduled for the 21st of August in the same year (2012).
ASAP Rocky Albums
When he released his debut album named “Long. Live. A$AP” becomes a global hit and after that, he got his level of popularity. He had done around 50 yours in the nation.
His album ranked number 1 on the US billboard. This album got certified into the Gold ranking.
In the year 2013, he started his merchandise by introducing high-quality and highly designed fashion outfits and accessories. His close friend Raf Simons started his merchandise and this merchandise business became successful.
He joined a production house named A.L.L.A and sang some songs under this production.
Well, his first album was a global hit and his second album also did very well and ranked in the top ranking in billboard 200.
But the album got leaked 1 week before the date of release and when the album got leaked then the sales of his 3rd album became very low. A.L.L.A becomes the lowest earning platform of his career.
ASAP Rocky Collaborations
In the year 2018, he joined GUCCI and also joined 21 Savage on the song named “Cocky”. This event is done to promote the film, Uncle Drew.
Bad Company, on March 27, 2018, and a second single “A$AP Forever” on 5th April both singles were a hit and gained huge popularity among the audience.
His next album named “Testing” was released and reading this collaboration with production went viral and read on No. 4 th position on the Billboard 200.
ASAP Rocky Films
After having a huge level of success in the music industry he started another profession which was named Acting.
Well, by having huge popularity in the music industry he joined various movies like Dope, Zoolander 2, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, and All Rise.
His cameos and roles in movies will popularize him globally and he will start getting introduced with an actor too. Well, he is only recognized as a rapper and a record producer.
ASAP Rocky Legal issues
In the year 2012, he was firstly alleged by having drug consumption in the cloth store. Well, this doesn’t affect him a lot but he starts getting recognized in the eye of the media.
The next legal issue he faced is in 2014 when he faced legal issues against a complaint of slapping a woman at a music festival. This became a serious case and he got arrested.
Well, the witness was not available for confession and that’s why the case was dismissed. In 2014, the women again filed a lawsuit which was settled in private in the year 2015.
After that, he got arrested by the police for beating Mustafa Jafari. Mustafa Jahari claimed that he was beaten by him and by his bodyguard too.
He and his bodyguard got arrested by the police and didn’t get bail for many days.
On 30th July his trial began in court and he visited the US embassy to continue his performance in an event.
After that he was found not guilty of the event and was released from jail. The trial ended on the 2nd of August and he was released on the 14th of August.
After that, he was also convicted of the assault. The victim complained and he got prison for 1 month. After some time the settlement happened and he paid $1270 for the settlement.
He is now 38 years old and he is attaining a total net worth of $10 million and is recognized as one of the most talented and popular rappers in the United States of America.