“Donk”, “Kiss me thru the phone”, “turn my swag on”- I think these songs are on the favorite list of those who love music. Yes, today we will talk about the famous Soulja boy. He is an American actor, producer, rapper and hip-hop artist. His singles were sold 3 million copies worldwide. His career started from YouTube channel which has now 420 million views. Stay with us and know more about Soulja boy net worth.
|Name||DeAndre Cortez Way|
|Birthplace||Chicago, Illinois, U.S|
|Family||Father: Tracy way
Mother: Lisa way
Brother: Deon Jenkins
|net worth||$423 million|
The early life of Soulja Boy
DeAndre Cortez Way is the actual name of Soulja Boy. His nicknames are Big Soulja Soulja, Young Draco, and Boy Tell ‘Em. Hewas born on July 28, 1990, in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. His parents are Lisa way and Tracy way. They were loving parents. He had a brother Deon Jenkins, who was killed in a car accident at a very tender age.
Soulja boy and his family moved to Atlanta from the Windy City down when Soulja boy was six years old. Soulja showed an obsession with music when he was very young. He loved to do hip-hop and rap song. He came to notice of many music personals who helped him a lot to take music as a career seriously. Seeing his passion for music, his father made a music studio for Soulja to make his own song from his own studio. Soulja was 14 years old then.
Soulja finished his study from South Panola high school. He loved to take part in extra curriculum activities in school. For this Soulja was easy with stage performance. You will know it when you will see his performance.
Soulja Boy Awards & Achievement and Career,
Soulja first starting to post his songs on SoundClick from his studio in 2005. when he was getting positive feedback from his followers, then created a channel on YouTube and Myspace. He got very famous when he released his first album from his studio “Crank that” in the year 2007. It was only the beginning of the history, he released more than a dozens of albums like ‘Loyalty’, Super Dope’, “King Soulja 4’, “Better Late Than Never’, ‘iSouljaBoyTellem’, “Unsigned and Still Major’, The Gold’, “Souljaboytellem.com’ and All Black’ and the list goes on.
He worked with many known record labels like SODMG, Collipark, Interscope. He also shared the stage with stars like Bow Wow and Arab, Mr. Collipark, Lil B, Gucci Mane, Chris Brown, Chief Keef.
Then in 2008, he released “SOD clothing’ which is his own clothing line. Next release was “yums” his shoe line in 2012. He teamed up with D.young, the famous designer and started ocean gang. He also founded ‘BLVD. Supply’.
This young talented boy also tried his talent in movies. He acted in the movie like “YouTube Live’, ‘School Girls’, Soulja Boy: The Movie’, ‘What’s at Stake’, ‘Malice N Wonderland’ and Officer Down’. He has an Instagram account with 4 million followers where he promotes songs, merchandises, and clothes.
In 2016, Soulja entered in the gaming industry by signing a contract with World Poker Fund Holdings. He makes donations to charitable organizations such as Children’s Miracle Network and Toyz N Da Hood.
Awards & Achievements
Soulja Boy was nominated for many honorable music awards like ‘Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards’, “BET Award’, ‘Ozone Award’, Grammy Award’ and Teen Choice Awards’. He got the awards of BET Hip-Hop Award for Best Hip-Hop Dance’ and ‘Ozone Award for Patiently Waiting: Mississippi’ in 2007.
This year Soulja is busy with his new album and committed to his fans on a world tour.
It is obvious that this Richie rich young singer was popular among girls. He had many relationships with Keri Hilson, Trina, Meagan Good, Teyana Taylor, Diamond, Irene The Dream, Kirkland Niatia, Lil Mama, Karrine Steffans, India Westbrook, and Nastassia Smith. But his serious relationship was with Nia Riley. She is the daughter of Teddy Riley, the Grammy award-winning producer. This rollercoaster ride relationship lasted from 2014 to 2016. This couple was spotted on the reality show Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood. They have a beautiful daughter – Kamyrn together. But the relation ended bitterly. After this, there was a new rumor that Soulja is engaged with Rosa Acosta, who is a Dominican model. But from October 2016, he is dating reality TV star, Brittish Williams. All the best to this couple.
Soulja loves chili cheese fries as food. His favorite TV show is a death note, the song keeps ya head up by Tupac, film -The Social Network and Book – The Art of War. He is the fan of Diggy Simmons.
Net Worth of Soulja Boy
Soulja Boy Net Worth as of 2018 is $423 million. His millions mainly came from his record deals. He also did well in business. He has his own clothing and shoe business. His movie was appreciated by the critics. So there is a lot of sources to earn for this millionaire Soulja Boy.
He has a house in Hollywood Hills, California. This house worth’s $3 million. There is Gaming Room, Home Office, Sauna and Jacuzzi in this home.
Soulja owns a Ferrari 488 GTB, Maserati, a Lamborghini Gallardo and a Bentley.
He is close with another young singer Justin Bieber. They get along well.
Soulja Boy is considered as one of the popular and talented singers of American music industry. He made his position only with his debut song album. But all have to admit that he really knows the business. He made fortune with his songs but made double earnings with his business investments and tactics. He really did well in the business. Though the Soulja boy net worth is $423 million, his mother complains that Soulja doesn’t take care of his mother at all. But there is no proof about that. So here was the life of the young talented rapper cum actor Soulja boy. Man, he really rocks the stage when he is performing.