How much does Joey Badass worth?
Net worth $4 million
Full name Jo-Vaughn Scott
Date of Birth January 20, 1995
Place of Birth East Flatbush section of Brooklyn(New York)
Height 188 cm
Weight 80 kg
Most people want to know about Joey Badass net worth and some amazing facts about his life. In this article, we are going to answer these questions. There is no doubt that he is an amazing American actor and rapper.
The popularity came over him after very hard struggles in his life. After producing his famous mix-tapes, he became very famous on YouTube. Joey Badass is also an owner of the Pro Era, which has more than a half-million subscribers and 210 million views.
Early Life and Biography
The full name of Joey Badass is “Jo-Vaughn Scott”, who was born on January 20, 1995, in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn(New York). He is the child of Jamaican immigrants. His mother was from the island of St. Lucia in the Caribbean and his mother was from Jamaica.
He started rapping in the 9th grade, and he used to take interest in the music when he was in the Edward R. Murrow High School.
When he was at the age of 11, he started writing songs, and when he was at the age of 15, then he formed a collective with his friends, called Pro Era. He stylized his name by using a dollar sign “$”, Bada$$. The first video was uploaded in October 2010 on the Pro Era’s official YouTube channel.
This video was liked by big shot Jonny Shipes. He has been the president of Cinematic Music Group, and after that he soon became Badass’ manager. That was the place, where he started to rise.
Awards and Achievements
Joey Badass worked in genres of Hip-Hop, Jazz Rap, and East Coast Hip-Hop. The debut mix-tape was released in June 2012, called “1999”.
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This mix-tape was titled as the mix-tape of the year by HipHopDX.com, and “Complex” magazine also listed it as the number 38 on the year’s best albums list. The second mix-tape was “Rejex” and it was released in 2012, and the third mixtape was called “Summer Knights” and was released in 2013.
The debut studio album was “B4.DA.$$” and it was released in 2015, and the second debut album was “ALL-AMERIKKKAN BADA$$” and it was released in 2017.
Joey also collaborated with other rappers during his career and these rappers were Ab-Soul, Big K.R.I.T., and Smoke DZA. Joey debuted as an actor in the second season of the hit TV series “Mr.Robot”.
How much is Joey Badass net worth?
There is no doubt that tours, concerts, albums, and appearances are the main basic sources of Joey Badass’ net worth. Also, There is a talk that he sells his own branded merchandise. There has been an interest in the business.
All these sources are the main cause Joey Badass’s net worth and it is around $$ million, as of 2021. There are 1.2 million followers on Instagram, and 750 thousand people are following his work on Facebook.
What makes it so successful?
During his childhood, he used to listen to hip-hop, R&B, soul, and also reggae which was due to the playing of these in his home. His mother is really a big Prince fan. He knew The Notorious B.I.G’s song “Hypnotize” even in early childhood, and he also knew the lyrics at the age of two or three.
The major influence over his music is of The Notorious B.I.G, Tupac Shakur, Jay Z, Black Thought, and Andre 3000.
Joey has been in the top five artists of the MTV Jams list for February 2013. He also appeared on the cover of XXXL Magazine’s 2013 Freshman Class list. The debut studio album was released on Joey’s 20th birthday and sold 56 thousand copies in the first week following the release.
There are 250 thousand copies are sold up-till now. Joey’s highest-charting single is “Devastated” which is number 25 on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart in May 2016.