ASAP Net Worth 2019, Early Life, Body, and Career
ASAP Net Worth – Prior to launching his music career, ASAP Ferg was initially interested in enrolling in an art institution and becoming a full-time fashion designer. Although he eventually got an opportunity to enroll in an art school and also launch his brand, he later decided to switch to music after his childhood friend encouraged him to pick up the mic.
Rakim Mayers was born on October 3, 1988, in Harlem, New York City. His mother is African American and his father was from Barbados. Rakim started his rapping career at the age of 9.
He learned how to rap from his older brother. When Mayers was at the age of 13 his brother was killed in Harlem; the death has inspired Rocky to take rapping more seriously.
He attended to Bayard Rustin Educational Complex during his high school years. Mayers grew up admiring Harlem based rappers and groups like Wu-Tang Clan, Three 6 Mafia, UGK and Mobb Deep.
Check the complete details about the rapper ASAP Ferg body measurements such as his weight, height, chest, waist, biceps and shoe size.
- Height in Feet: 5’9”
- Height in Centimeters: 175 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 78 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 172 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 10 (US)
- Body Measurements: N/a
Ferg released his debut single entitled “Work” in 2012. Its producers were Chinza and Fly. Moreover, he released his debut album entitled Trap Lord in 2013 that achieved considerable appreciation.
He signed a deal with cohorts of A$AP Mob A$AP Rocky as well as the late A$AP Yams in 2011. Besides this, he made an agreement with Polo Grounds and RCA Records in 2013. He made to the public his another album in 2016 under the moniker Always Strive and Prosper. The next year, he announced his mixtape labeled Still Striving.
Ferg made his appearance as a featured artist on Ariana Grande’s track entitled “Hands on Me”. This track was from Ariana’s second album entitled My Everything that was released in 2014. Subsequent to this, Ferg made to the public the video of “Dope Walk” which was a single from his mixtape entitled Ferg Forever.
The video featured numerous celebrities with the inclusion of Alexander Wang, Justin Bieber, Russell Simmons, Cara Delevingne, Diddy, Kris Jenner, Rihanna, Kanye West, Beyoncé, A$AP Rocky, Jeremy Scott, Haim, and Les Twins as well.
Ferg contributed as a director to the music video entitled Thought It Was a Drought for rapper Future in 2015. In addition, he announced his another album under the moniker Always Strive And Prosper in 2016. It featured Future in its first single entitled New Level. Lost Kings featured Ferg as well as Ally Brooke in their single titled “Look At Us Now in 2017.
He has been rapping professionally since 2007 when he joined A$AP Mob crew. Rocky is one of the most successful rappers in America right now.
With ASAP Rocky’s net worth estimated at $6 million, he is among some of the richest rappers, but he still has a way to go until he reaches the likes of P. Diddy, Dr. Dre, and Jay-Z.