The net worth of young American rapper Lil Yachty is estimated at $8 million dollars as at 2018.His wealth stems from various sources including Record deals, Concerts, Albums, Merch, Royalties and a host of other unrevealed sources. Lil Yachty whose full name is Miles Parks McCollum is only 21, he grew up in Atlanta Georgia with his father and mother. His mother was in the military, while his father a photographer.
Lil Yachty’s Early Life
The young rapper attended Pebble brook high school, and in 2015, he enrolled in Alabama state university but dropped out after 2 months to pursue his music career. Lil Yachty is not only an American rapper, but also a singer and songwriter. Born on the 23rd of August 1997, the 21 year old rapper came into limelight in August 2015. 2015 is seen as the breakthrough year for Lil Yachty as he also adopted the stage name ‘Yatchy’ in that year. He is currently signed to the record label, Quality control music.
Lil Yachty is a huge fan of the rock band Coldplay, as he mostly listens to their songs. The British rock band Coldplay is made up of 4 members, and comprises musical genres of alternative rock, pop rock and pop music. The 21 year old rapper is popularly known as the king of teens. He has a huge fan base with 7.9 million followers on Instagram and 4.5 million followers on Twitter. Yatchy had a few legal issues at the beginning of his career, on the 1st of September 2015, Yachty was arrested with another man named Clarence Logan for credit card fraud at a mall in Palm Beach Garden; this occurred when he was 18 years old. Lil Yachty was later released, and charges were dropped after posting a bail bond of $11,000.
Music Career, How much does Lil Yachty make per show?
According to forbes, Yachty grosses roughly $100,000 per show and he has a total net worth estimated at $8 million dollars, Yachty’s musical styles are hip-hop, trap, although, he calls his style ‘bubblegum trap’.
- His debut mix tape titled ‘Lil Boat’ was released March 9th 2016. Duration of the mix tape is 45:52, and features Byou, Young Thug and Quavo. One Night and Minnesota are some songs from the mix tape.
- The second mix tape of the talented rapper Lil Yachty is ‘Summer Songs 2’, and it was released on the 20th of July 2016. The mix tape had a combination of producers and length 51:30. Lil Yachty’s first studio album is ‘Teenage Emotions’, and it was released May 26, 2017. With duration 69:12, the album features YG, Steffon, and many other artistes.
- Lil Yachty released his second studio album ‘Lil Boat 2’ on March 9, 2018. Debuting at number 2 on the US Billboard 200 with length 44:53, the album features Quavo, Offset, 2Chainz and Lil Pump amongst others.
- Still in 2018, Lil Yachty released his third studio album titled ‘Nuthin 2 Prove’ and it dropped on the 19th of October. The album features Kevin Gates, Offset and Cardi B amongst others. It has length / duration of 44:37. One single from the album is Who Want the Smoke?
What is Lil yatchy’s Net worth?
With net worth of $8 million dollars, Lil Yachty is one fast rising super star who makes an avarage of $60,000 per day whether he performs or not. Lil Yachty is also known as Lil Boat amongst many other names. His collaboration with D.R.A.M on the song Broccoli had a huge impact on his musical career and ultimately got him nominated for the Grammy awards. He has love for street fashion, and has built his personality through it. Yachty always intends to stand out as can be seen from his hairdo and clothing. Lil Yachty absolutely adores his mum, and strives to make her proud.
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