How rich is YG?
YG Net Worth:
|Birth date:||March 9, 1990|
|Birth place:||Compton, California, United States|
|Record labels:||Def Jam Recordings, CTE World, Pu$haz Ink|
|Movies:||We the Party, Mac & Devin Go to High School|
YG wiki & biography:
YG net worth: YG is an American rapper who has a net worth of $3 million. YG was born in Compton, California in March 1990. In 2008 he created the Pu$haz Ink record label with DJ Mustard. In 2009 YG signed with Def Jam. In 2008 he released the mixtape 4Fingaz and he went on to release the mixtapes The Actual 4Fingaz in 2010, Just Re’d Up in 2011, 4 Hunnid Degreez in 2012, Just Re’d Up 2 in 2013, and Boss Yo Life Up Gang in 2013. His debut studio album Blame It On the Roads was launched in 2014. The album reached #7 on the United States Rap chart and #10 to the US R&B chart. His first single “Toot It and Kick It” (featuring Ty Dolla $ign) in 2010 reached the Top Ten of the US Rap chart. YG’s 2013 single “My Nigga” (featuring Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan) was certified 2x Platinum and reached #3 on the US Rap chart. The 2014 single “Who Do You Love?” (featuring Drake) was certified Platinum and reached #4 on the US Rap chart. YG was featured to the Jeremih single “Don’t Tell ‘Em” in 2014 which was certified Platinum and hit #3 on the US R&B chart and #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. He is a part of the Westside Tree Top Piru Bloods gang in Compton. In 2014 YG won BET Hip Hop Awards for Track of the Entire Year and for Best Collabo, Duo or Group for “My HItta”.
Type of DJ Mustard
Real name: Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson
Birthday: March 9, 1990
Birthplace: Compton California
Label: Def Jam
He is partnered with producer DJ Mustard for his debut record and the two have taken control of hip hop radio airwaves across the nation. With hits like “Who can you Love?” with Drake and “My N*gga” YG is on the come up and seeking to cash in big on the hip hop game, with or without a top.
YG lost his debut album Krazy Life in 2014 with entire production by DJ Mustard. The two met when they were adolescents. DJ mustard was from the Westside of LA and a common friend connected teenagers 7 years past. Mustard was creating music at the time, he was working as a club and radio DJ. Their first minor success proved to be a single called Toot it and Boot it. Mustard felt compelled to produce music for YG since he was rapping over instrumentals over other rap songs. The signature ‘Mustard On The Beat’ is actually spoken by YG. Mustard’s real name is Dijon which is the reason why he picked the nickname.
DJ Mustard has said that he and YG would be the new Dre and Snoop. Mustard’s opinions were not comparing their professions and musical style but their relationship and friendship with each other.
YG’s music is blowing up in the clubs which how he garnered a majority of his spins. YG ran into Drake at Roscoe’s in 2010 as well as the Canadian rapper admitted YG’s work saying he was a fanatic. He had several meetings with him before the two exchanged numbers to work jointly. Drake heard the beat for “Who would you Love?” and was convinced enough to hop on the beat.
He was serving a jail sentence for burglary when his mom was contacted by several label executives. His deal is worth $2 million for 3 albums.