Nav is a singer and a hip-hop artist who claimed fame through his works over Soundcloud. Nav’s original name is Navraj Singh Goraya who was born and brought up in Toronto, Canada. He became famous through his mixtapes and singles and also by performing for the live audience. His professional musical career started only three years ago, but he has got some good works to his name in this short span. Let me brief you about the life, career and net worth of Nav in 2019 in this article.
Early Life & Biography
Nav was born as Navraj Singh Goraya on November 3, 1989, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was born into an Indian family who was settled in Canada. His father worked in Toronto as a forklift driver while his mother served the job of a computer manufacturer. Nav says that he first developed an interest in music when he was in third grade after his mother bought him a boom box. His uncle was a popular singer in India, and it is said that it was his uncle who first exposed him to a studio.
Nav is yet to get married, and there is no information available about his relationship status. The talented rapper prefers his personal likings to remain personal, and so he does not enjoy revealing them to the public. He is said to be a huge fan of the rapper Nas.
Career, Awards & Achievements
Nav started to do mash-ups during his high school days and went on to produce beats for underground artists. He used to compose using the Sony ACID Pro initially and has released so many pieces on SoundCloud.
He released a song titled Take Me Simple on SoundCloud in September 2015, which became a huge hit garnering over ten million listeners. The same July he wrote for Drake and Meek Mill’s Back to Back and his songs Take Me Simple and The Man were added to Drake’s OVO Sound Radio in 2016.
He collaborated with Travis Scott and co-wrote the song Biebs in the Trap which peaked at 90 on the US billboard hot 100. His over a million domestic copies sale earned him a platinum certification in July 2017 by the Recording Industry Association of America.
He released his collaborative mixtape with Metro Boomin in July 2017 and the single Wanted You in November 2017. His debut studio album Reckless was released on May 18, 2018 partnering with the labels XO and Republic. Nav was nominated for the Breakthrough Artist of the Year at the 2018 Juno Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
The emerging singer’s net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million. As his career is still budding, more information about his net worth and earnings will be revealed soon.
Nav is still chasing his dream of becoming a great hip-hop artist, and his net worth and earnings are expected to reach more heights in the future. Let us wish the talented artist with all the luck he needs to achieve his goals.