Mac Miller Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career, and Death
Mac Miller Net Worth 2020 – Malcolm McCormick knew he had to start it young to make it in the international rap scene. At 17, he reached that point.
Born January 19, 1992, McCormick is known more as Mac Miller and formerly as Easy Mac who was once part of rap group The Ill Spoken.
He was raised in Point Breeze, Pittsburgh, Penn. by Christian father and a Jewish mother.
He attended Winchester Thurston School and then Taylor Allderdice High School in which he began getting serious about a career in music.
Mac Miller was born Malcolm McCormick on January 19, 1992, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Mac Miller first tasted success as part of the rap group, III Spoken. Miller soon went solo and signed a deal with Rostrum Records.
In 2011 he independently released his first album Blue Slide Park. That album sold nearly 400,000 units.
Miller was discovered by Rostrum Records thanks to his friendship with rapper Wiz Khalifa who had recently signed with the label president Benjy Grinberg.
By releasing the album through an independent label, Miller and Rostrum earn significantly more money than they would have with a major label.
After giving iTunes their 25% cut, Miller and Rostrum were able to split the entire remaining proceeds. Had he been signed with a major label, their cut would have been much smaller.
Miller’s debut studio album Blue Slide Park reached #1 on the Billboard 200 chart as well as #1 on the US Rap and US R&B charts.
He released his second album Watching Movies with the Sound Off in 2013 and the album reached #3 on all three of those charts.
Miller released the album GO: OD AM in 2015 and it reached #2 on the US Rap and US R&B charts and #4 on the Billboard 200 chart.
One week before his death, Mac Miller was happy. On August 31st, the rapper invited the bassist Thundercat — a close friend and collaborator — and his daughter, Sanaa, over to his Studio City, California, home to spend the entire day celebrating the girl’s 12th birthday.
“He refused not to celebrate it with us,” Thundercat recalls with a laugh. “He was like, ‘What do I get her?’ ‘I dunno, some Gucci flip-flops?’ ”
Miller treated his guests to dinner, sang “Happy Birthday” twice, and then retired to the couch, where the three friends spent the rest of the night watching Sanaa’s favorite TV shows — with Miller periodically stealing her phone and trolling her Instagram and Snapchat feed.
“The happiness was there, man,” Thundercat says. “I could see it in him. And it wasn’t fake.”
Mac Miller Net Worth
Mac Miller was an American rapper who had a net worth of $9 million at the time of his death in 2018.