Silkk The Shocker is a renown hip-hop musician as well as an actor from America. He released his debut record in the early ‘2000s under the ‘No Limit Record’ label. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Silkk The Shocker in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
His full names are Vyshone King Miller, and he was born on the 18th of June 1975 in New Orleans, US. He was raised in the Uptown New Orleans, and he had a sister named Corey Miller and a brother by the name of Percy ‘Master P’ Miller. He also had two other siblings; Germaine and Kevin Miller.
He attained his education at the De Anza High School, from where he graduated in 1994. At the age of 13, Miller and his brother Master P relocated to Richmond California.
Miller is a married man although the identity of his wife is not available. He is also a father of two children. His son Lil-King was born in 2001, and also has a daughter by the name of Jianna. He is known to have a great love for cars, and he owns expensive vehicles.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Miller started his career in music in the late ‘90s. His first album ‘The Shocker’ was released in 1996 under the ‘Priority’ record label. By then he was using the name Silkk as his stage name, but following the success of his album, he changed it to Silkk The Shocker.
In 1998, he released what became the biggest hit in his entire career. The single ‘It Ain’t My Fault’ became a great smash hit and became one of the most popular songs by Miller. He has over the years worked with other artists like Mya, Destiny’s Child, Romeo Miller, Master P, Mystikal among many others.
He released the album ‘My World, My Way’ in 2001 and within the first week of its release, it had sold more than 200,000 copies. The album had singles like ‘That’s cool’ and ‘He Did That.’ He later in 2010 released a mixtape titled ‘All I Do Is Win.’
Miller is also an actor, and he made a debut in the film industry in 1999, in the film ‘Hot Boyz.’ He co-produced the film ‘More Money More Problem’ and also had a leading role in it. The film was released in 2015. In addition, he starred in the horror movie ‘Reservation.’
Although the singer has never won any award or nominations, most the songs that he has done have become huge hits and has earned him a lot of fame and recognition in the music industry. We hope one day he will get nominations as well as awards for his outstanding work.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of the famous rapper is $3 Million. His musical career is his primary source of income. He also has earned a lot of money through acting. All this amounts to his impressive net worth which is expected to rise even higher as he is still active in his career.
Silkk The Shocker is today a household name when it comes to hip-hop music. He has managed to build a name for himself also in the film industry. His commitment to his work has led him to where he is today. We expect much more from him in the future.