Makonnen Net Worth 2019, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards and Instagram
Makonnen Net Worth 2019 – Makonnen Sheran- better known as iLoveMakonnen rose to fame after Drake released a remix to his track, Tuesday in 2014. Partly inspired to pursue music by his grandmother, he started to create his own songs during his teens. Prior to his rise to fame, he performed with a group called Phantom Posse while studying cosmetology.
Makonnen Sheran was born on 12th of April in the year 1989 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. He was given name Makonnen after the real name of Haile Selassie I which was Tafari Makonnen Woldemikael.
iLoveMakonnen likes to keep his personal life private from the public so there is no detail about his parents or education in media.
Though according to some sources, his mother was a nail instructor and his father was an electrician and an immigrant from Belize. About the sexuality of iLoveMakonnen, he recently came out as a gay on the Twitter.
iLoveMakonnen was influenced by music since childhood as his grandmother was an opera singer. He became active in the music industry in the year 2007. He started his career by making songs on a Gateway computer and then uploading them on the MySpace.
After gaining some success on this website iLoveMakonnen was under house arrest due to his friend’s death case. While being on house arrest iLoveMakonnen became more serious about his music career and he joined cosmetology school in the year 2009.
In school, he became part of the group “Phantom Posse”. Later in the year 2012, iLoveMakonnen was in a professional relationship with the Atlanta producer Mike Will Made It which was the beginning of his career.
iLoveMakonnen’s career was launched in the year 2014 after releasing the song “Don’t Sell Molly No More”. After this song, iLoveMakonnen started getting local fame and got his much-awaited stardom after singing a song with the Drake in the year 2014.
The song was titled “Tuesday”. After this song, Makonnen has sung many songs and is working great in his career.
Height and Weight
Height: 5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
Weight: 80 kg or 176.5 lbs
iLoveMakonnen is accoladed well for his work in the music industry. He has been nominated for the MTV Woodie Award and also for the Grammy Award.
Though iLoveMakonnen has not been honored by awards but has got lots of love from people. His song “Tuesday” was at number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100.