How much is Trippie Redd worth?
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
|Date of Birth:||June 18, 1999|
|Country:||United States of America|
Who Is Trippie Redd
Trippie Redd is a rapper, singer and writer. Most of his raps he has written himself and include some of the catchiest lyrics out there.
Trippie Redd was born in Canton, Ohio in 1999. His birth name is Michael Lamar White IV and he was brought up by his mother as his father was in jail for much of his childhood. His younger brother uses the nickname Hippie Redd, and he had a musician older brother known as Dirty Redd. Sadly, Dirty Redd died in a car crash in 2014. The brothers have some Irish blood in their background, plus African American and Native American ancestry.
Trippie was exposed to a wide range of music by his mother, who had a wide taste in music. Trippie Redd was inspired by a rapper known as Lil Tae, and began to make music himself.
A move to Atlanta brought Trippie into contact with Lil Wop, who rated him, recognized his talent, and helped him to get a record deal.
How did Trippie Redd earn his net worth?
Estimates of Trippie Redd’s net worth vary and there are very few facts that we can pin down on his earnings. Some estimates put his fortune at $4 million while others suggest he is worth at least $7 million. Looking at the dates of these estimates, it seems that Trippie’s fortune is increasing rapidly. His worth was estimated at $1.5 million in 2018, $4 million in 2019, and then some estimates put him at $7 million in 2020. We can safely calculate that Redd’s net worth is at least $5 million dollars as of 2021. Regardless of the exact figure, one thing is for sure, Trippie Redd’s growth and popularity have skyrocketed in recent years.
His earnings mostly coming from his music career, album sales have been impressive. He also has a dazzling social media presence and his live performances bring in even more for the young rapper. He also has income from merchandise sales both at his concerts and online. A big part of his earnings comes from social media. YouTube earnings run into tens of thousands of dollars per month, plus he earns about half of that again from SoundCloud. Sponsored posts on Instagram yield some $20,000 each.
Trippie has signed up to some lucrative endorsement deals, including Gucci and Hulu.
Why is he so famous?
Lil Wop’s influence and support got Trippie Redd on to the first rungs of the ladder of success. Kodie Shane got involved from the start, and Trippie was able to record three music projects. Awakening My Inner Beast, Rock the World Trippie, and Beast Mode. These were impressive achievements, and Trippie then signed with the record label Strainge Entertainment. As a consequence of this Trippie moved to Los Angeles. In 2017 Trippie released his first mixtape, entitled A Love Letter to You. This included the song “Love Scars” which achieved 8 million YouTube views. Another 13 million views were achieved on SoundCloud.
Trippie then appeared on the XXXTenacion album entitled 17. One song from the album called “F*ck Love” made it to number 28 on Billboard’s Hot 100.
Trippie followed up with a second mixtape, called A Love Letter to You 2. The album sold well, debuting at 34 on Billboard 200. Trippie was getting much better known despite having been a professional recording artist for less than a year. In the summer of 2018, Trippie’s first studio album appeared titled Life’s a Trip. This album went straight to number 4 on Billboard’s 200 chart. Singles from the album were also chart successes. A second studio album followed with the enigmatic title !. This album began in the charts at number 3.
KSI, the British YouTuber and rapper invited Trippie to collaborate with him on his single Wake Up Call which charted in the United Kingdom, reaching number 11.
Currently, Trippie’s fans are awaiting the release of another album Dreamer, which was originally scheduled for release in June 2020.
When a famous name dies, then the news media concentrate on the circumstances of the death for days, or even weeks, after the event. The announcement that Trippie Redd had died was actually fake news. In 2018, various news outlets suggested that he had died as a result of a shooting on the morning of one of his scheduled concerts. There was no truth in these reports.
Another prank story stated that Trippie had been murdered at his home, and that he suffered two gunshots wounds to the stomach and he bled to death. None of this was true.
Trippie seems to attract these macabre stories. A third prank story tells us that he has died from a mysterious disease called Sugon. It even states that he died at the Cedars Hospital located in Los Angeles.
What makes him so successful?
As a child, Trippie was exposed to a wide range of musical styles by his mother. He came to appreciate that there were different types of music, but he particularly found hip-hop the most appealing. Once he realized that he had some vocal talent, he determined to make music his career.
In Trippie’s case, the wisest move he made was to seek out those who could help him. His willingness to move, firstly to Columbus and then to Los Angeles, enabled him to achieve his aim of furthering his career.
Trippie is determined to be himself, and not let success change his approach to life or his attitude to work and to others. He believes that you can lose something of yourself when you deny who you are.
Love for what he does is important to Trippie. He enjoys making music, and he enjoys the satisfaction he gets from creating songs that others appreciate and get pleasure from listening to. He draws inspiration from a number of musical genres, but blends them together with his own style. Doing this makes him happy and fulfilled and that, for Trippie, is what life is all about.
Trippie has had feuds with other rappers, and has had run ins with the law, but none of this has stopped him putting his best efforts into his music. He takes the view that experiences are valuable and will provide him with inspiration for his songs. And he just wants to be the very best he can be at what he does.
Another reason why Trippie Redd may have caught on so far is his name and image. He brings a unique “red” new look to the scene that can’t help but get a second glance. By the time you’ve finished absorbing his image you can’t help but get hooked on his hip hop, and that’s really helped the young rapper get listened to.
Trippie Redd did not have the best start in life, but he is fortunate that his mother introduced him to lots of different music at an early age. This broad base led to his love of music, and his decision to make a career out of it.
He has worked hard and wisely to build a career in the rap industry. Trippie knows his own mind and intends to follow his instinct and his heart when developing his music. His music has to reflect who he is, and speak to fans about what he believes in. This self-belief is something everyone should cultivate.