21 Savage Net Worth
21 Savage is an American rapper, who has made his name being known as a rapper who creates great mixtapes. Although his life was hard before his rap career, he has since become well known because of his drive to be a rap artist. The estimated net worth of 21 Savage is $4 million.
Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph also known as 21 Savage, was born on October 22, 1992, in Roseau Dominica, to his Dominican mother, Heather, who also had ten other children besides 21 Savage to raise. When he was in the seventh grade, he was permanently barred from every school in Dekalb County School District, because of his possession of a gun. Afterwards, he started attending schools around the Atlanta metropolitan area, until he was made to go to a youth detention center. While growing up, 21 Savage was in a gang, and he committed numerous crimes with his gang, and on his 21st birthday, in 2013, he was shot six times, while committing a robbery. His best friend, who was with him during the robbery, was shot and killed.
21 Savage began to think about his life and where he wanted it to go, which is why he grew tired of being a thug. He was motivated to become a rapper, and therefore approached record producer, Metro, to help him launch his career. The first mixtape released with the collaboration with Metro, was The Slaughter Tape. After being named as one of the Freshman of class 2016 in XXL Magazine, he released his second mixtape, Slaughter King. In 2016, he released his first EP, called Savage Mode, in which featured Metro. It became so popular, that it came to be number 44 on the Billboard 200. 21 Savage managed to work with two feuding rapper, Drake, for his single, “Sneakin,” and Meek Mill, on one of his other singles, called, “Offended.” He has also worked with rapper, Future, for his single, “X.” His career has led him to collaborate with other well known rappers like, Gucci Mane, T.I., Young Thug, Young Dolph, Rich the Kid, Lil Uzi Vert, Ralo, Dreezy, and PnB Rock, and Lil Durk.
Net Worth of 21 Savage
Even though 21 Savage had a late start to his rap career, he has come a long way since his start as an underground rapper. His collaborations, with well known rappers, whether they are feuding or not, has helped fans remember who he is. With the success of his mixtapes and singles, he was able to perform the single, “X,” at the 2016 BET Hip Hop. 21 Savage’s net worth is $4 million, and he owes his success to his rap career as well as his collaborations with rappers.
21 Savage was a father to two children by the time he was 19 years old, which was what pushed him to do better with his life. He was pushed do better after his friend was shot killed, while they were involved in a robbery. When his brother, Tayman, died, he was pushed to get a dagger tattoo, between his eyes, because it was the last tattoo, his brother had gotten before he died.
21 Savage may have gotten his start late as a rapper, but he still has the hard life experience that shows in his rap songs. His life of being a gang member, is not life, that many people dream of, but he learned that he could be better after the death of his friend. After changing his life, he has shown young people that living a gangster life, is not worth losing theirs.