Prince Ea is a spoken word artist from the United States who also works as a filmmaker and poet. He was inspired by Canibus and Immortal Technique and wanted to have a career in hip hop music. He is also a popular YouTube artist and his videos have been viewed more than one billion times. His videos are based on spirituality, balance in work & life, environmentalism, and race. Now let’s have a close look on net worth of Prince Ea in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Prince Ea’s real name is Richard Williams. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri on 16 September 1988. He has got two siblings.
After completing his high school, he went to the University of Missouri–St. Louis and earned his BA in anthropology. He later adopted the name “Prince Ea”, which means Prince of the Earth in Sumerian mythology.
Williams is not married and there are no details about his affairs and relationships. He was criticized for not providing the source of assertions.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Prince Ea began his career in 2005. In 2008, he released the mixtape called ‘The Adolescence’. He then entered a contest by Vibe magazine and went on to win it. Later, he took the initiative of the movement called “Make ‘SMART’ Cool”.
His movement was created in 2009 and with this, he used to promote free thought and intelligence. He used to develop videos in 2011. Prior to that, he also won the Funk Volume contest.
Soon the videos of Prince Ea started receiving inspiration and he achieved public attention. In 2011, he came up with his second mixtape called ‘The Compilation’. His third mixtape called ‘The Rejects’ became available from 2014.
In 2014, he moved his focus to motivational and inspirational spoken words from music. His videos became popular on YouTube and went on to amass more than a billion views. He has got more than 1.7 million subscribers on YouTube.
Awards & Achievements
Prince Ea is the winner of the Vibe Verses Contest by Vibe in 2008. He is also the winner of the contest called “Don’t F**k Up Our Beats” by Funk Volume in 2009. In 2010, the rapper featured in Discover magazine. He was named as the Best Hip Hop artist by Riverfront Times in 2011. That same year, he won the contests of Magnum Trojan Live Large, Juicy J underground search, and Jae Millz contest.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Prince Ea is more than $2.5 million. The rapper made this net worth through his videos on YouTube. He has used the internet positively and went on to amass a billion views of his videos. He has also successfully released three mixtapes and made them free for download on the internet. His bank balance has also been increased by winning several contests in his career.
Prince Ea is a very successful spoken word artist in the world. His videos have been watched by people across the world. He is very talented and has already made name, fame, and money for himself at an early age.