ASAP Rocky Net Worth: $10 Million (approx.)
|Net Worth:||$10 Million (approx.)|
|Date of Birth:||Oct 3, 1988|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.79 m)|
|Profession:||Rapper, Record producer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
ASAP Rocky Biography:
|Rеаl Nаmе:||Rakim Аthеlаѕtоn Mayers|
|Віrth Dаtе:||3 Осtоbеr 1988|
|Віrth Рlасе:||Наrlеm, Nеw Yоrk, Unіtеd Ѕtаtеѕ|
|Рrоfеѕѕіоn:||Аmеrісаn rарреr, ѕоngwrіtеr, rесоrd рrоduсеr, mоdеl, асtоr, аnd muѕіс vіdео dіrесtоr|
|Nеt Wоrth:||$10 mіllіоn|
|Lаѕt Uрdаtеd:||[current_date format=’F, Y’]|
A$AP Rocky was born in Harlem as Rakim Mayers on October 3, 1988. ASAP Rocky became interested in rap when he was in primary school; by third grade he was writing his first rap songs.
When Mayers was 12 years old, his father was incarcerated for dealing drugs, his older brother was killed, and the remaining members of his family moved into a shelter.
While moving around homeless shelters with his mother and sister, A$AP Rocky sold cannabis and continued to write rap songs. Mayers served 2 weeks in prison for drug dealing and shared a cell with Cassanova, another future rapper.
ASAP Rocky Career:
A$AP Rocky joined the A$AP Mob Crew (a Harlem-based collective of rappers, producers, and other talented people interested in the music scene) in 2007.
ASAP Rocky popped onto the national rap scene in early 2011, when one of his singles, “Peso”, found its way onto the internet, and then onto Hot 97, one of the tri-state areas most popular radio stations.
A second track, “Purple Swag”, soon followed, and their accompanying music videos were instant hits. He signed a record deal worth $3 million dollars with Sony, RCA Records, and Polo Grounds Music.
ASAP Rocky started touring almost immediately – $1.7 million of which was earmarked for his solo work and $1.3 million earmarked to fund his company ASAP Worldwide, along with A&R and executive producer Steven Rodriguez (known as ASAP Yams).
ASAP Rocky performed at the Pitchfork Music Festival in July 2012. He was scheduled to make his TV debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon in that month, but was arrested the night before following alleged involvement in a brawl. His performance was rescheduled for August 21, and he performed “Goldie” on the late show.
In 2013, ASAP Rocky recorded his debut album “Long. Live. A$AP” which was also well received by critics and debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. Mayers promoted the album with a 40-date national tour. Long. Live. A$AP. was later certified gold, on March 16, 2015.
In 2013 ASAP Rocky released his ASAP clothing brand, and went to collaborate with high-profile fashion designer and close friend Raf Simons.
After releasing two hit singles in 2014, ASAP Rocky second studio album, “A.L.L.A”, was leaked online on May 25, 2015, one week before its expected release.
ASAP Rocky second album received generally positive critical reviews, and debuted No. 1 on the Billboard 200, giving him his second consecutive number-one charting album. But. A.L.L.A declined quickly in sales and became his lowest-selling album of his career.
ASAP Rocky collaborated in 2018 with Gucci Mane and 21 Savage on the song “Cocky“, promoting for the film Uncle Drew. He released a single, Bad Company, on March 27, 2018, and a second single “A$AP Forever” on April 5.
ASAP Rocky album, Testing, was released on May 25, 2018 and debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard charts. ASAP Rocky has collaborated with a number of other artists such as Tyler, the Creator, Drake, Kid Cudi, Frank Ocean, and Lana Del Ray.
ASAP Rocky has appeared in the films Dope, Zoolander 2, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, and All Rise.
ASAP Rocky girlfriend:
ASAP Rocky dated rapper Iggy Azalea from 2011-2012. ASAP Rocky was briefly engaged to model Chanel Iman from 2013-2014. ASAP Rocky has stated that he is a vegan.
ASAP Rocky Аgе, Неіght, Wеіght
Веіng bоrn оn 3 Осtоbеr 1988, АЅАР Rосkу іѕ 34 уеаrѕ. ASAP Rocky hеіght іѕ 1.79 m tаll. ASAP Rocky wеіght іѕ 74 kg.
ASAP Rocky Legal Issues:
ASAP Rocky was sued in July 2012 for attacking a man after he spotted ASAP doing drugs in a clothing store in NYC. He was arrested for assault after photos of the incident surfaced and later worked out a plea bargain.
On August 31, 2014, ASAP Rocky was charged with a misdemeanor and assault after allegedly slapping a woman during a music festival. A witness failed to appear in court so the case was dismissed, however, the woman later filed a lawsuit in July 2014. It was settled in private in April 2015.
ASAP Rocky was arrested for increased assault in July 2019 in Stockholm, Sweden, after a street altercation against Mustafa Jafari. Jafari was allegedly beaten and kicked during the incident.
ASAP Rocky uploaded two videos of the incident to Instagram, one showing him and his entourage asking two young men, including Jafari, to stop following them.