Popcaan is the stage name of Andrae Hugh Sutherland who is a popular singer, DJ, and songwriter from Jamaica. Some popular international singles of Popcaan are “Everything Nice”, “Family”, “Only Man She Want”, “Ova Dweet” and many more. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Popcaan in 2020.
Early Life & Biography:
Andrae Hugh Sutherland or Popcaan was born in Saint Thomas, Jamaica on 19 July 1988. He spent most of his childhood days in Portmore, St Catherine.
He completed his schooling from the “Happy Grove High School”. While Popcaan was in school, he was interested in Dancehall music and wanted to become a Dancehall artist.
He performed at various school events and won several inter-school music competitions. His family has been very supportive and has always motivated and guided him in each step of his career.
In 2015, he started dating Kavell Keir who is from Canada. The couple secretly got married in the year 2017 in the presence of close friends and family.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Popcaan started his professional musical career when he was invited by ‘Vybz Kartel’ to join their rock band ‘Portmore Empire’ in 2007. This was a huge breakthrough for him to learn and grow his career under the guidance of his hero.
Popcaan recorded his debut single in the year 2008 which was called “My War”. In 2010, he released the single “Clarks” along with Kartel.
The single was appreciated all over the world and Popcaan also received the Excellence in Music and Entertainment (EME) Award in the category of “Best New Artist”.
The single won the “Song of the Year–Dancehall” Award. In 2014, Popcaan released his debut studio album “Where We Come From” under the label Mixpak Records.
The album received more than 5 million views on Youtube. Some popular singles of Popcaan include “Kisses for Breakfast”, “I’m in Control”, “Should’ve Been Me”, “One You Love”, “You Ain’t Mine” and others.
He has also featured in many music videos including “Clean”, “Party Shot”, “Unruly Rave”, “Everything Nice”, “Unruly Prayer”, “Wicked Man Ting”, and many more.
Popcaan has won several awards in his illustrious career including three Youth View Awards. He won the MOBO Award twice once in 2015 and 2016. He was also nominated for the 2014 MOBO Award in the category of “Best Reggae Act”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Popcaan has an estimated net worth of more than $2 million. This huge net worth is the result of his successful career as an artist. He has a collection of cars including the new Range Rover Evoque and BMW X4. Popcaan also owns a mansion in his hometown of Jamaica. He has performed at several tours and concerts all over the world including England, Carribean, Europe, USA, and Canada.
Popcaan is one of the most renowned and influential artists in the world. He made the traditional Jamaican music popular across the globe and is an inspiration to the upcoming Caribbean musician and artists.