For you to be what you want to be in this life, it is best to start early. Rich Chigga is the professional name for a young Indonesia star. His real name is Brian Immanuel, and his current stage name is Rich Brian. He is not only a rap artist but also a record producer and a songwriter. To know more about the net worth of Rich Chigga in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 3 September 1999 in the most extensive and capital city of Indonesia called Jakarta. Rich Brian is from a Chinese Indonesian origin, and he has four siblings. He grew up in West Jakarta in an area where there were middle and low-class people.
However, his father was a lawyer, but he never took Brian to a formal school. Instead, he spent most he spent time assisting his parents in their café.
While growing up, he discovered YouTube and Twitter that led him to make videos. He later learned about Vine at the age of fifteen and started posting videos on the platform on a daily basis.
Since by then he only knew how to speak Indonesian, he watched YouTube Videos and listened to other rappers like Macklemore, Tyler, and Childish Gambino. This made him learn English quickly.
He has been involved in a long distance relationship with a girl from Maryland, but the relationship lasted for only two months. He is lives in Los Angeles, but he is not a permanent resident in the United States. He was homeschooled, and he said that he does not wish to have any college education, but he would love to join a film school instead.
Career, Awards & Nomination
Rich Brian started his career in 2015 when he released his first debut album by the name ‘Living the Dream’ on his YouTube account. The music producer DJ Smokey did this particular song. In 2016, Brian released a debut single entitled ‘Dat & tick’. The song was a success as it received 90 million views and it went to number four on the Hip-Hop Singles.
He then released another single entitled ‘Who That Be’ that he placed on iTunes on August 2016. This time, Sihk produced the song. He later did his third song, which brought victory to his music career as it reached the one million mark both on YouTube as Sound Cloud.
Rich Brian started touring the U.S in April 2017 and completed in May. Later on, He collaborated with XXXTentacion and Keith Ape and released their song, which had 21 million views on YouTube. He has done other partnership with artists such as Savage.
Rich Brian won the Choice Awards as the Breakthrough Artist of the year 2017. This young artist has been stated to have skilled songwriting ability.
Net Worth & Earnings
Rich Brian has become one the upcoming artist in the industry. He has also made a lot of money from rapping career and YouTube. Through his YouTube channels, he has gained many subscribers making him make his name through the online platforms. Hi is estimated to have a net worth of $500 thousand.
As a young and talented celebrity, he has become an inspiration to the young people. Initiating his career through the social media has proven productive in his early age. Has not only become wealthy, but he has been able to interact with other prominent people in the industry. At the age of nineteen, he has made a fortune and will continue having more as long as he in the industry.