Soulja Boy Net Worth 2020, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Net Worth
Soulja Boy Net Worth – Soulja Boy is a rapper and record producer from Chicago, Illinois. He is widely recognized for his debut single in 2007 ‘Crank That (Soulja Boy)’.
Since then he has been successfully promoting and performing his music and today, Soulja Boy’s net worth has accumulated to $30 million.
Soulja Boy Net Worth 2020
Early Life, Family and Education:
Soulja Boy, otherwise known as DeAndre Cortez Way, was born on the 28th of July, 1990, in Chicago, Illinois; but moved to Atlanta, Georgia with his family when he was just six years old.
When he was just 14 years old his father provided him with a recording studio to begin his musical career.
Career and Net Worth:
Much of Soulja Boy’s success has come from the internet.
In 2005 he posted one of his very first songs on the website SoundClick and after receiving a positive response from it he furthered his career by creating accounts and continuing to share his music on other platforms.
In 2007 he released his hit song ‘Crank That’ that made number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, and this led to him being signed to Interscope Records.
His second and third albums were not as successful, with the third album reaching an all-time low for the musician. After that, he began releasing numerous mixtapes from 2011 to 2014 and found major success in doing so.
In 2014 he was signed onto the Universal Music Group.
Since then he has released several mixtapes, singles, albums, and videos which have greatly contributed to his success.
Soulja Boy net worth 2020 is currently estimated to be $30 million. On the 17th of August, 2010, Forbes listed him as number 18 on the Forbes’ list of Hip Hop Cash Kings of 2010. This was because Soulja Boy had reportedly earned a total of $7 million in that year. He made that huge amount of money largely due to musical tours and digital downloads as at the time.
Without doubts, the major source of Soulja Boy net worth 2020 is his successful career in the music entertainment industry. In fact, we have the statistics to show for this.
His album titled “Souljaboytellum.com” recorded sales of approximately 1,000,000 copies! His subsequent albums – iSouljaBoyTellum and The DeAndre Way – recorded a respective sale of 400,000 and 150,000 copies each.
Other sources of Soulja Boy net worth 2020 of course are his endorsement deals. One of such endorsement contracts was signed with World Poker Fund Holdings.
The exact worth of this deal is reported to be a whopping sum of $400 million. Furthermore, Soulja Boy leverages his popularity and his large fan base of 5.8 million followers on Instagram to earn an estimate of $12,000 – $20,000 for any sponsored content he shares on his Instagram handle.