22 Savage is a comedian and rapper from the United States who began his career at a very young age. He is very popular on YouTube and Instagram and has got many names on the social media. He has also posted many songs on SoundCloud and has frequently worked with Metro Bomin. He is currently signed to Travis James Entertainment. To know more about the net worth of 22 Savage in 2019, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
The real name of 22 Savage is MacArthur Johnson. He is also known as “Funny Mike” and is currently known as “Young 22”. He was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on 8 October 1996. Not much is known about his childhood details, and there is also no information regarding his parents.
22 Savage has been active in his profession since he was in high school. He was raised in an impoverished household and is popular among his friends. He went to Tara High School, and it is not known if he has attended college. He is the half-brother of Wings.
22 Savage is currently in a relationship with Jaliyah, who is also a popular YouTube artist. The duo currently has a YouTube channel by the name of “FunnyMike&Jaliyah”. Even his mother has her own YouTube channel called “FunnyMike Mom” and is known as Momma Jones. In May 2016, he was charged with murder and was later released. He confessed that he used the weapon due to self-defense and was charged with illegal use of a weapon and second0degree murder.
Career, Award & Nominations
When still in high school, 22 Savage started posting videos on Vine and YouTube under the moniker “Funny Mike”. At a very young age, he became a social media comedian and soon went on to have many subscribers. He also became popular in his hometown and used to post memes. His videos comprised of impressions from various celebrities as well as short skits.
He is also a rapper and showed his rapping skills when he was still in high school. Though he began his career as a comedy rapper, he soon developed himself into a rapper and released many singles. As Mighty Mike, 22 Savage got signed to Travis James Entertainment and released the hit single “Hit that Bit for the Gram”. The video of the single got many views on YouTube. He later went on to release another single entitled “No Heart”.
He also worked to release the album ‘Savage Mode’. He soon went on release other singles like “Hit that 22”, “Run It”, and “Pay 4 It”. Despite his immense popularity, 22 Savage has not won an award in his career. In 2016, he came up with the single “Nothing 2 Live 4”. He has also released the single “Jumpin’” and in February 2017, the rapper changed his name to “22 Savage”.
Net Worth & Earnings
What could be the net worth of a person who began his career at a very young age? He has got a net worth of over $500 thousand and is a decent net worth for someone of his own age. He has appeared in many pseudonyms and has often collaborated with his half-brother as “Wings & Mike”. He is still very young and could well increase his wealth. However, there could be a decline in his net worth as he was charged with murder and had to settle by paying a fine of $370,000.
22 Savage is a very popular name in the social media. At a very young age, he is able to have a number of followers on various social media platforms. The rapper cum comedian is very talented and has got a lot to deliver.