Krizz Kaliko whose birth name is Samuel William Christopher, is a renowned American rapper, songwriter and a singer. He has worked with the fellow home native rapper by the name Tech N9ne and has been signed to Tech N9ne label by the name, Strange Music, which they co-own together. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Krizz Kaliko in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Krizz Kaliko had vitiligo, which is a skin condition that results in the white patches on the skin as a result of lack of production of melanin in the body. While he was young, he was bullied for having this condition and also for being overweight. Other kids in school would go and throw rocks at him which did hurt him.
Most of the times, he was bullied to the extent of him running away from school. While he was growing up, he never had so many friends, and the only people that he could depend on was his family. His family loved him and always were there to encourage him during the hard moments.
His mother was the one who taught him how to sing and also prepared for him for the singing choir while the father was such a good idol for him. He had a special attachment to his sister who always defended him from the other bullies, even with a knife or a gun. Kirizz has said that were it not for the support that he got from his family; he would have never become a singer.
His sense of humor while he was growing up always got him in trouble. He lost his father in high school which led to depression and later worsened to a bipolar disorder. This was the time when he met his wife, Crystal.
Career, Awards & Achievements
Krizz musical career started in the 1990s, and during this time, Krizz was working with a producer by the name Kraven, who worked with another rapper, Tech N9ne. This is how he met Tech N9ne. At one moment, Tech was working on a new song, and Krizz gave him some few tips that were meant to help him make the song better. With the time, the two became close friends and years later, they co-own a recording label, Strange Music. Krizz has been able to release to a six studio album, a total of two Eps and has currently been working on another album that is entitled ‘Amafrican Psycho.’
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Krizz Kaliko is estimated to be over $2 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as a singer, rapper and a songwriter. He has released over six studio albums which have enjoyed very good sales. Also, he has performed in multiple shows and concerts, and this has led to an increase in his net worth.
Krizz had a troublesome childhood as a result of bullying while growing up. He has mentioned this in most of the songs that he has worked on. He is among the best back vocalists of this era, and he has backed singers such as T pain and Rittz et Cetera.