Offset is an American popular rapper who is a member of a hip-hop trio group known as Migos from which he has been the limelight of this group when it got into its peak of success in the year 2013 following the release of a single by the name Versace which became viral hence gaining much popularity.
This group has given Offset his successful career through which he has been in the industry for one decade, but he has been able to gain much popularity. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Offset in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Offset was born on 14th December in the year 1991 in Lawrenceville, Georgia in the United States. His actual birth name is Kiari Cephus through which he later got his stage name as Offset. He was one of the co-founders of this successful hip-hop group known as Migos.
His personal details pertaining his parents together with his education life is not well known though, in the Migos hip-hop group, it is believed that two of the members are his relatives in which Takeoff is said to be his nephew while Quavo is said to be his cousin. These are the members with this Offset together formed this group who in full names are Quavious Keyate Marshall with the stage name as Quavo and Kirshnik Khari Ball whose stage name is Takeoff.
Offset is currently not married. Previously he was in a relationship with some of his ex-girlfriends with which he has three children from them. In the recent past, he proposed to his girlfriend known as Cardi B who is a rapper. This was done in one of his live performances through which he used a ring worth $500,000 to propose.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Though he came from a middle-class family, Offset has been able to take his popularity to an international level through his outstanding skills in rapping. He was always passionate about rapping since his early life through which he kept the efforts so that he would achieve his dreams. With this, he then met with other boys with whom they were from the same town and who also a similar upbringing.
They joined and formed a music group known as Polo Club and they later renamed it to Migos in the year 2010. Though he did not have good performance in the first instances, his talents and skills began to be recognized as time was going.
They released their first group tape in the year 2012 after this group was changed its name in which it did not draw the public’s attention. They then released a song by the name Versace in the year 2013 which made them get recognized through which this song drew much attention as well as being loved by the public. This, as a result, led this song in appearing on the Billboards list.
Much of the popularity came in the year 2014 on the release of his second mixtape known as No Label 2 which received a lot of praise. The Migos rap group then released its first album in the year 2015 which was a great success and went to position 3 in the Top Rap Albums Charts. He then released another group album in 2017 known as Culture which came to the top of the Billboard List. As all his songs have been put as a team, he has no personal awards, but the group itself has had many nominations as well as awards such as the BET Award.
Net Worth & Earnings
As of 2018, Offset has an estimated net worth of $16 Million. This is from his fortunate earnings he has always made in the few years he has been his career. Much of his attention together with the group got into the public in 2013 from which he has had much of his earnings from that time. This comes from the sales of the albums as well as the singles by the Migos rap group. He has also given his girlfriend a ring worth $500,000.
Offset together with his team have faced some of the main challenges through he has been able to counter them and keeping his concentration on his longtime career. This has been through legal problems in which together with his team they face problems with law enforcement agencies.