Floyd A1 Bentley is a rapper and a producer as well. Many people know him for his great collaborations with Tyga, Big Sean, and Drake. These are just some of his major hits in the rap industry. He is also known for making appearances on a reality show, VH1 Love and Hip Hop Hollywood. His real name is Floyd Bentley.
This article will come into details about the life, career, and awards of A1 Bentley. It will also unveil the real net worth of Floyd A1 Bentley in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Bentley was born on July 6th, 1987 Kansas City which is in Missouri, in the United States of America. He is of African-American ethnicity. He was brought up on the rough side of the city, but he managed to grow up and went to a college in Kansas City. He was a basketball player for three yeah before following his ambition in music and singing business. He later went to Los Angeles to attempt his music there. At first, he was homeless before he met Raphael, who was a well known producer who helped him to turn things around.
Bentley is married to Lyrica Anderson who is also a singer. They met in their career line, fell in love and dated for several years before getting married in 2016. He also has a brother by the name Loyd. Currently, the couple does not have any children. However, they are still young and building their career.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Bentley’s career has been a long journey. It started with very humble beginnings. However, his passion for his career is what kept him going. Although he started his music while still in Kansas, Bentley felt that he was not doing enough and so he needed more exposure. That is the time he went to Los Angeles where he was homeless for some time. His journey changed when he met Raphael who helped him a lot in his career. His career grew since then, and he was able to release his music and to collaborate with other big artists.
Due to his great effort and good work, Bentley has been nominated on some occasions. This shows that people like his great work. For instance, in 2016, Royalty album was nominated for Breakthrough Long Form Video 2016 MTV Video Music. In this album, one of the greatest songs was “Wrist” produced by Bentley. In Mona awards where fans are given a chance to vote, in “Issa Lewk” category, A1 was nominated for his fashion style. However, he only received 4% of the votes and therefore lost to Rasheeda.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Throughout his career, Bentley has accumulated a lot of wealth. This is out of his music which has been liked by many and therefore, he gets the show to perform more often. In this year, his net worth is estimated to be approximately $3 million. Business deals, singing, Hip Hop recording business, his brand endorsement among other activities that he involves himself with is what has gained him all this wealth.
Bentley is a hardworking Hip Hop rapper who apart from composing music and singing, he has other business deals. Although he had a humble beginning, he has made it in the music industry and his life in general. Although he has a relatively good net worth, it is more likely to grow in future years since he is still continuing with his businesses and singing career.