Troy Ave is an American rapper who has released several albums in his career. He kept his stage name from his childhood home. He has released many singles like “Bang Bang” featuring 50 Cent, “New York City” “Your Style” “All About the Money”, “Doo Doo”, “Do Beta”, and “She Belongs to the Game”. He has been active in his career since 2009. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Troy Ave in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
The real name of Troy Ave is Roland Collins. He was born on November 23, 1985, in Brooklyn, New York. He derived his moniker from his childhood home in Crown Heights. Not much is known about the childhood details of the rapper. There are also no details regarding his parents.
He went to South Shore High School and later attended New Utrecht High School. It is not known if he has been to college. In 2015, he was in a feud with rapper Joey Badass. Both of them released a series of lines targeting each other. Ave even released the single “Badass”. Fat Joe made an attempt to break their fed but was unsuccessful.
According to reports, Troy Ave was in a relationship with a girl in 2016. However, the name of the girl is not known and it is also not confirmed if they are still together. In 2016, he was arrested on charges of illegal weapon possession and attempted murder. It was in an event in Irving Plaza, where T.I. was performing. He pleaded not guilty for the offense and was released in June 2016.
Career, Award & Nominations
Troy Ave began his career as a rapper in 2009. In August 2009, he released his debut mixtape entitled ‘I’m In Traffick’. It was released on BSB Records. The following year, he released the mixtapes ‘Bricks In My Backpack’ and ‘KFC (Kilos for Cheap)’. In 2011, he came up with his fourth mixtape called ‘Bricks In My Backpack 2: Powder To the People’. He then released the third installment of the mixtape in 2012.
In the Christmas of 2012, Troy released ‘White Christmas’. He has also released ‘White Christmas 2’ and the ‘BSB’ series mixtapes. In 2915, the rapper came up with ‘White Christmas 3’. ‘Free Troy Ave’ became available in June 2016. The other mixtapes of the rapper include ‘Roland Collins’, ‘Dope Boy Troy’, ‘Nupac’, ‘Album of the Summer’, ‘Style 4 Free’, ‘Major Without a Deal (Reloaded)’, and ‘White Christmas 5’.
Despite releasing a number of mixtapes and singles in his career, Troy Ave has never won an award. In November 2013, he released his first studio album called ‘New York City: The Album’. In June 2915, he came up with his second album entitled ‘Major Without a Deal’. He has also released many singles by collaborating with many other artists like 50 Cent, Rick Ross, Lloyd Banks, Prodigy, Ty Dolla Sign, and Young Jeezy.
Net Worth & Earnings
What could be the net worth of a rapper who has been performing since 2009? He has successfully released two studio albums and a number of mixtapes. The rapper has got a net worth of over $1.5 million. He has also made guest appearances in the singles “Only Life I Know”, “Self Made”, “What They Want”, and “Drug Money”. He is still active in his career, and there can be a good increase in his net worth.
Troy Ave has received moderate success in a music career. But he is very talented and could get do very well in the future. He has got many fans and is come up with more music.