About Asap Rocky
It has been stated that the current amount of ASAP Rocky net worth reaches a sum of 3 million dollars, which makes him one of the rising millionaires in the rapping scene. Thus, ASAP Rocky has become famous because of his career as a rapper. His real name is Rakin Mayers. ASAP Rocky was born in New York in 1988. Before he started his career in rapping, ASAP Rocky was well known as a drug dealer. However, he decided to quit this career, because he wanted to get involved into rapping.
In 2011, he started to get more attention as a rapper when he released his first hit which was called “Peso”. Since that time, he continued to work in rapping quite steadily and this career became the main one when it comes to increasing the total size of his fame and also of ASAP Rocky net worth.
When he was growing up, his childhood was not the best, as he grew up in the most dangerous streets in Harlem. When he was 13 years old, ASAP Rocky started his career as a rapper. The thing which inspired to take his career as a rapper not as a hobby but as a job was when his brother was murdered in the streets of Harlem. In 2007, ASAP Rocky started to perform in the band called “ASAP Mob”.
In 2011 he released his first ever mix tape which was called “Live. Love. ASAP”. Two years later, the rapper released his first album, which was called “Long. Live. ASAP”, as well. The sales of these recordings have also added up to the total size of ASAP Rocky net worth and also made him more famous.
ASAP Rocky got an opportunity to get signed with Sony Music. He signed a deal which was stated to be worth as much as 3 million dollars. Out of those 3 million dollars, it was claimed that 1.7 million dollars were for his own solo career, while the rest 1.3 million dollars were meant to be a fund for his own firm, called ASAP. Thus, such sum of money has also added up a lot of revenues to the overall amount of ASAP Rocky net worth.
In addition to his career in music, ASAP Rocky has also started his career as a businessman. In 2013, he started his career as a fashion designer, when he created his clothing line called ASAP.