Big K.R.I.T. is a rapper and a record producer from the United States of America. He is known by many for his single ‘Country Shit.’ The single featured Ludacris and the remix featured Bun B. Here are the complete details about the career, biography and the net worth of Big K.R.I.T. in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
His birth names are Justin Scott. He was born in the United States on 26th August 1986. He is popularly known by his stage name ‘Big K.R.I.T.,’ which stands for ‘King Remembered in Time.’ He had a hard upbringing because his parents separated when he was a small child, and his grandmother took the responsibility of raising him.
Justin had big ambitions of joining the music industry, and when he was in the eleventh grade, he made a tape of his beat and sold it. There is no information available on his educational background or his childhood. The identity of his parents also has been kept in the dark.
Just like there are only scanty details on his background, there is also no information on his own life. There are, however, rumors of him being in a romantic relationship with Mara Hruby, who featured in his single ‘Do You Love Me.’ The rumors have never been proven, and Justin has kept quiet on the issue.
The rapper loves his grandmother very much, and he wrote a song for her. He says that she played a very significant role in his growing up and he is forever indebted to her. When he was young, Martin Luther King Jr was his biggest inspiration.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
His career started by releasing mixtapes with several artists. DJ Breakem Off assisted him in the release of his ‘Last King’ mixtape. He also released ‘Hood Fame’ together with DJ Wally Sparks. He featured in albums by artists like Wiz Khalifa and Curren$y.
He released his mixtape by the name of ‘K.R.I.T. Wuz Here’ in 2010. That was his debut album under the stage name of Big K.R.I.T. as he used to go by the name of ‘Kritikal.’ His album was very successful, and he got a big audience. He signed to ‘G-Unit Records’ in 2010.
He quickly became one of the most prioritized rappers in the label. He was one of the headlines of the 2010 tour dubbed ‘The Smoker’s Club. He was the opener for Wiz Khalif’s tour on different states in 2010. He produced another mixtape in 2011 titled ‘Return of 4Eva’ which featured David Banner and others. For his outstanding work in the music industry, Big Kirk was nominated for Bet Hip Hop Award.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Justin is $1 million. This has generated from his musical career. He is also involved in endorsement deals with various brands. He has also been lucky to get sponsorship from different high- profile companies. All this amasses to his current net worth.
Big Kirt is today among the pioneers of Southern hip-hop. He has managed to get to greater heights of his career in a short time. Kirt works with famous artists and this in return has placed him almost on the top. As he still forges forward with his career, we wish him all the best of luck.