Lil Uzi is an American hip hop recording artist who is well known for his debut mixtape album which he released in 2014 by the name ‘The Real Uzi”. He has recently released his first studio album by the name Luv Is Rage 2. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Lil Uzi in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Lil Uzi was born on July 31st, 1994 as Sycamore Woods in Philadelphia in Pennsylvania. He has been found to be a private person for little is known about his parents and siblings. He was brought up in Philadelphia. Also, very little is known about his education life.
He was in a relationship with his stylish by the name Brittany Byrd for two years that is from 2014 to 2016 and has also released a song as a tribute to her. From then, his relationship mattes have remained secretive, and it is unclear the person that he is dating now.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Lil Uzi’s inspiration to music first came from Marilyn Manson who is a metal rock singer, songwriter, actor and painter. Other influencers of his music have been Lil Wayne, Pharrell Williams, Wiz Khalifa and also Kanye West. He released his first debut mixtape by the name ‘The Real Uzi’ in the year 2014 which made him get recognized by a music producer and DJ by the name Don Cannon. Cannon and Lil Uzi were able to release his second mixtape which features both Wiz Khalifa and Young Thug.
His breakthrough in his career came when he released his third mixtape by the name “Lil Uzi Vert vs. the World,” whose lead song attained 18th on the top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and also ranked 37th on the billboard in the US weekly charts.
Lil Uzi released his first album by the name “LUV IS Rage2” in 2017, and he is seen featuring The Weekend and Pharrell Williams
He has not been in the music industry for long, but he has been able to receive various Awards and nominations. In 2017, he won 2 Awards one at the BET Awards in the Best Collaboration category and the MTV Music Video Awards for the best song of the summer.
Lil Uzi has also received three nominations at the Billboard Music Awards for the Top Rap Song and Top Rap Collaboration categories.
Later in 2018, he was nominated for 2 Grammy Awards which are his first Grammy Awards nominations since he started his career. At the Grammy Awards, he has been nominated for The Best New Artist and the Best Rap Performance categories. Due to his determination, Lil Uzi is expected to win many awards in the coming years.
Net Worth & Earnings
Lil Uzi’s net worth is estimated to be more than $8.5 million. He has been making millions from the mixtapes and studio albums that he has been able to release in the short period of his career. He has also made some big amount of money from the extended plays that he has been featured.
Lil Uzi has been able to sell thousands and millions of copies all over the world, and this is because all the mixtapes and albums that he has released have been on top charts in the United States and many other countries in the world.
Lil Uzi has shown that he is a very talented Hip-Hop artist who is also considered to one day be in the rap emo and also in the rock genres. He has also made great fame which has greatly increased his popularity over the two years. Through the determination he has shown, he is expected to be one of the wealthiest artists in the world.