Jarren Giovanni Benton is a renowned American rapper from Decatur, Georgia. He has been able to release a wide variety of songs as well as albums, some of which have gone and performed well on the American music charts. In the year 2012, he was able to sign independent record label known as Funk Volume, and he was able to release a mixtape that was known ‘Freebasing with Kevin Bacon.’ Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Jarren Benton in the year 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Jarren Benton was born in the year 1981 on October 26th in Decatur, Georgia, United States. From his early youth, Benton went on to aspire to be a rapper. He went on and told XXL that he began to try rap pretty young and shit was whack and then went on to get a little older and started going around Atlanta where he was performing at certain showcases. He said that he had a name for himself, but it was kind of hard in Atlanta just due to the music type that was coming from here.
Benton is a family, and he is married for six years, and together with his wife, they have been blessed with two children. He has never given the name of the woman he is married to nor the names of his children. He feels it is never right to expose his family to the scrutiny of the media.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
His career took off in 2009, and that was when he was able to release a mixtape dubbed Jarren Benton: The Mixtape. Beatgods had produced this album. Further, in the year 2011, he went on and was able to release a mixtape that had the title ‘Hugging Glue with the Hasselhoff’. The project was in good collaboration with a producer by the name SMKA. The turning point was when he was able to release a song that was titled ‘Skitzo.’
This song easily achieved over three million views on YouTube. What followed was a chain of events which went on and transformed Benton’s life. The video went on to reach to CEO of the Funk Volume, which was an independent recording label in the United States. His studio album was entitled ‘My Grandma’s Basement.’
Net Worth & Earnings:
Benton singing career has helped him to earn millions of dollars. Benton has signed up with some of the best and famous recording labels in music industry. These do include the Warner Bros Records, The Benton Enterprises as well as Funk Volume. The total earnings from the songs as well as endorsements earning him a whopping over $1 million.
Jarren Benton career in singing has been very interesting and at the same time very adventurous. From the time that he had a chance to release mixtapes to touring United States of America performing with numerous artists. Going forward, he has a dream of continuing to scale the heights of music.