Born Rakim Athelaston Mayers, ASAP Rocky is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and actor. The rapper recently announced his relationship with Rihanna. He called the fellow musician the “love of his life.” As much as the fans are happy to see the two in a relationship, some are also curious to get all the details on the singer. Moreover, his new love and partner, Rihanna, has millions of fans, and they are excited are curious to know about her new base. ASAP Rocky is an established rapper in the music industry. He has worked with multiple stars and has created a name for himself. So, how much the rapper and singer worth it. Go ahead to find out the net worth of Asap Rocky.
Asap Rocky is a member of the hip-hop collective A$AP Mob. The 32-year-old hip-hop star began his career in 2007. He joined the crew which included rappers, producers, music video directors, fashion designers, and bikers with similar interests in music and fashion. In 2011, he released “Purple Swag” which immediately became the next hit in New York City.
After his newfound success, ASAP Rocky signed with record labels and introduced more rap music to the world. He is now one of the most famous rappers, and he has the potential to achieve a lot more.
ASAP Rocky Net Worth
ASAP Rocky has a net worth of a whopping $10 million. Most of his income comes from the sales of his music performances, albums, concerts, and endorsements.
Rocky’s unofficial career began in 2011 when his song “Peso” leaked online and attracted thousands of listeners. Within weeks of its release, Peso received radio airplay. Later, in the same year, he released his debut mixtape, Live. Love. A$AP. The mixtape earned him a huge fan following. Moreover, it highly praised by the critics.
His debut album “Long. Live. A$AP” was well received by critics and also debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. The rapper promoted the album through a 40-date national tour. As a fruit of his success, Long. Live. A$AP. was later certified gold, on March 16, 2015.
The rapper then signed a record deal worth $3 million with Sony, RCA Records, and Polo Grounds Music. Also, soon after that, he began touring almost immediately. Out of his earnings, $1.7 million was earmarked for his solo work. Meanwhile, $1.3 million was used to fund his company ASAP Worldwide, along with A&R and executive producer Steven Rodriguez (known as ASAP Yams).
Apart from his music success, in 2013, Rocky released his ASAP clothing brand. And also collaborated with Raf Simons- a high-profile fashion designer and his close friend. In 2014, the rapper released two hit singles, “Riot Rave” and “Unicorn.” Later that year, he released another album, A.L.L.A. Although it was leaked online a week before its original release, it earned a positive response from the fans. It also charted #1 on Billboard, marking his second album to do so.
His song “Fuckin Problems” was also nominated for the “Best rap Song” at the Grammys in 2014. The singer has since then haven’t taken a breath. He has been partnering with multiple artists to release more music.
ASAP Rocky Other Ventures
ASAP Rocky has three studio albums, one mixtape, and several singles to his name, and all of them are huge hits. However, this is not the only way, ASAP invests his time and money. The rapper and singer is also engaged in other business ventures. Besides his deal with Raf Simons, he has partnered with others as well.
A$AP Rocky announced in October 2014 that he had signed an official contract for worldwide representation with William Morris Endeavor.
Furthermore, In February 2016, Rocky released a collaboration with the clothing company, GUESS called GUE$$. The entire collection was inspired by Rocky’s admiration for the brand’s vintage ’90s clothing that he wore while growing up.
Over the span of his career, the singer has collaborated with several other artists such as Tyler, the Creator, Drake, Kid Cudi, Frank Ocean, and Lana Del Ray. We hope to see him and Rihanna releasing a song together soon. The rapper has also been a part of few movies including, Dope, Zoolander 2, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, and All Rise.