Jabbawockeez is a well-known and popular hip-hop dance group from the United States of America. They have gained huge fame and massive success after they won the 2008 season of America’s Best Dance Crew reality series. You may explore in details below the life, career, awards and net worth of Jabbawockeez in 2020.
Jabbawockeez was first named 3 Muskee when it was found by Joe Larot, Kevin Brewer and Phil Tayag. Their nicknames are Punkee, KB and Swagger Boy consecutively. Around 2004, the members of the band were Jeff Nguyen known as Phi, Rynan Paguio was called Kid Rainen, Chris Gatdula who held the name of Cristyle and Ben Chung AKA B-Tek. After less than ten years, Tony Tran who is known as the Transformer joined the crew.
The 3 Muskee crew started their shows wearing gloves and masks that were colored white in Sacramento the capital city of California. After some time, the 3 Muskee members collaborated with another crew members called MindTricks as whom they were already friends of. The members were first planning to begin another MindTricks location in Southern California, but it later got developed to Jabbawockeez.
Jabbawockeez crew was probably found in San Diego city in California. The group name came from a nonsense poem written by Lewis Carroll which indicates in it the death of a monster called the Jabberwock. The crew first went to compete in the 2007 season of America’s Got Talent, but they were eliminated.
The main success story of Jabbawockeez began in 2008 after they auditioned and got accepted to participate in the 2008 and the first season of America’s Best Dance Crew. One of the show’s roles was that a crew could only have like seven members, so they had to go with that. The crew won the season against many popular groups such as Status Quo who were the runner-up and the well-established Kaba Modern.
Jabbawockeez began appearing on commercials after winning America’s Best Dance Crew show. They worked with big companies and brands including Ford, Gatorade, and Pepsi. Furthermore, they also appeared on various shows such as So You Think You Can Dance, Dancing with the Stars as well as other comedy shows.
Furthermore, Jabbawockeez launched a clothing line which they owned, and they went on tours with the singer-songwriter and actor Jesse McCartney and with the New Kids on the Block band. The crew’s latest appearance was competing in the World of Dance reality dance competition.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American dance crew Jabbawockeez has an estimated net worth of somewhere near $30 million. They earned their wealth of tens of millions through professional dancing. Jabbawockeez has competed in shows which made them earn thousands of dollars. Other works they’ve done are commercials for big brands and going on tours.
Jabbawockeez is a talented and well-recognized American hip – hop dancing crew. The idea of the group began more than ten years ago, and now they are one of the most popular in the industry. Other than dancing, they have also worked on commercials with various companies.