It is no wonder hwy many children especially those that live in poor areas want to grow up and be rappers. Not only do hip hop stars have the fame, they have the fortune to go along with them. Rapper and actor Drake is proof of this. Drake is worth $75 million dollars and he is still making money.
Drake Net Worth - $75 Million
Birth Name - Aubrey Drake Graham
Date of birth - October 24, 1986
Zodiac Sign - Scorpio
Birth Place - Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nationality - Canadian
Height - 6′ 0″
Profession - Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Voice Actor, Rapper, Composer, Songwriter
This rapper started out in the entertainment industry at a young age. He was born Aubrey Drake Graham and is a native Canadian. When Drake was still a child he appears on Degrassi: The Next Generation which was a Canadian show geared at teenagers. In addition to acting in Canada Drake made his appearance in the Unites States as well. He had several appearances on the BET show 106 and Park.
While Drake enjoyed acting he wanted to get into the music business. He released a mix tape titled Room for Improvement. This record was released on his official website as well as his Myspace page. Drake already has some fans from his acting career and they were among the first to hear his album. The fans like it and pretty soon his webpage was getting plenty of his. This page got some famous that it go the attention of rapper Lil Wayne who was at the top of his game at this time.
Lil Wayne got some more of Drakes music and invited him to the United States to discuss a record deal. Drake got his first big paycheck when he was signed to Young Money Entertainment and was introduced to the USA audience by Lil Wayne. Since then he has made millions of dollars from his records.
In addition to making his own music Drake has earned millions working with other artists. He was lucky enough to work with big stars and get a big paycheck. He was worked with Kanye West, Jay Z, and Eminem. Fans have paid attention to his music. Drake has been nominated for a number of Grammy Awards and in 2010 he won a couple. He has also won Juno Awards for his rap albums as well as Best New Artist at the BET awards. Drake has released several studio albums and he has sold five million records to add to his fortune. In addition to releasing his music he has gone on tour to perform for his fans. The tours also made his several million dollars. Having an elite crew of musicians with him for live appearances also added to his fortune.
Drake has made millions from his endorsement deals hence his net worth is huge. He allowed his music to be used by Kodak as well as Cocoa Cola. This company was allowed to put his music and his face on airplane advertisements and he received a nice paycheck for this. Drake has made over $70 million dollars and he shows no signs of stopping anytime soon. He has made a made for himself in acting, music, and now even as a spokesman. At this rate Drake will be a major music powerhouse and a very rich man.
We do not know what the future holds for Drake but one thing is certain for sure, and that is how much people search for his net worth online, in year 2016 Drake's net worth has been searched more than any other celebrity and people are getting more curious about his wealth as days go by due to his fame.