Diamonte Quiava Valentin Rapper, who is known by the name Sweetie in the professional world, is an American rapper and songwriter. After the release of her debut single, “Icy Girl,” she collaborated with Warner Records. Her debut album ”Pretty Bitch Music” is expected to be released in 2021.
Saweetie posted a lot of videos of herself freestyling over old-school rap beats in her car. After her freestyle cover of Khia’s 2002 hit ”My Neck, My Back (Lick It)” went viral, she created “ICY GIRL.” She also released a studio version with an official music video in October 2017 which has since then gained around 20 million views. It earned her praise from fans and critics alike, who labeled her as an artist to watch out for in 2018.
Early Life, Career, and Relationships
Harper was born on July 2, 1993, in Hayward, California. She grew up in Central Valley attending Merrill F West High School in Tracy and graduated from Monterey Trail High School in Elk Grove. She began writing music at the age of 13. After High School, she went on to attend San Diego State University, where she studied communications and business before transferring to the University of Southern California, where she completed her degree and received her degree in BA in communications. After graduation, she focused solely on her rap career.
Saweetie being an independent artist and all made it on her own, signed a big ever deal Warner Bros. After she signed, she was highly appreciated by Warner Co-Chairman Tom Corson, and his words were “Saweetie’s empowering lyrics, street-smart sensibilities and flawless delivery have perfectly collided to make ‘ICY GRL’ a viral sensation and Saweetie, an artist to champion.”
After signing off from Warner Bros, Saweetie made her debut with a 9-track album EP, which also includes her viral hit ‘ICY GRL’. The offering features production from Zaytoven (her cousin, nonetheless), Hassan, Cash Money AP, and some from the rapper herself.
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Saweetie posted a lot of videos of herself freestyling over old-school rap in her car. After her freestyle cover of Khia’s 2002 hit “My Neck, My Back (Lick it)” went viral, she created “ICY GIRL”. She also released a studio version with an official music video in October 2017 which has since then gained around 20 million views. The single earned her great applause from fans and critics who praised her as an artist to watch out for in 2018.
Saweetie and Justin, Diddy’s (Sean Combs) eldest child, reportedly began dating in 2016 while Saweetie was still a student. Although neither of them confirmed why they broke up, as per the allegations, Justin allegedly ended things with Saweetie for another girl named Aaleeyah Petty.
In December 2020, Saweetie criticized Warner for releasing her song with Doja Cat, ‘Best Friends’, without her permission. “I am extremely disappointed in my label WBR for prematurely releasing a single I was so excited about. I feel disrespected. I’m hands-on with ALL of my creative & had such a dope rollout for “best friends.” The thirst for clout & $ is real & it overrides the artists’ art,” she wrote.
Talking about her relationships Saweetie and Justin, Diddy’s (Sean Combs) eldest child, reportedly began dating in the summer of 2016 while Saweetie was still a student at USC. Although neither of them confirmed why they broke up, as per the allegations, Justin allegedly left Saweetie for another girl named Aaleeyah Petty.
Rumors spread all over, stating that Saweetie had been dating Quavo in 2018 after she starred in the music video for his song ‘Workin Me.’ After a number of appearances, the pair confirmed their romance and dated for three years until their surprise break-up in March 2021. Saweetie stated Quavo had been unfaithful in a series of tweets at the time.
Saweetie Rapper’s Net Worth:
Saweetie loves to live a life of luxury as her frequent jet trips and outrageous fashion style prove the same. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Saweetie has a net worth of around $4 million as of 2020. But fans still wonder how she is able to afford such an extravagant, luxurious life. The rapper’s two extended plays High Maintenance & Icy, in 2018 & 2019, respectively, have earned her where she is today. Saweetie’s album Pretty Bitch Music is set to release in 2021 and has been preceded by singles “Back to the Streets” featuring Jhené Aiko, “Best Friend” featuring Doja Cat, and “Tap In,” which achieved platinum RIAA status in 2021.
Along with money earned from her music & songwriting credits, Saweetie’s net worth augmented from her high-paying contract with Warner Records. Well, her collaboration with Artistry & Warner included one heck of a profitable deal to launch her own ICY imprinted label.
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