DaBaby’s net worth 2022: Are you a fan of rap music, you must have danced to one of DaBaby’s hit songs. How much do you know about him? Read on as we take you through the biography, salary, earnings, and net worth of DaBaby. What’s more, you’ll also learn how the “Masterpiece” rapper made his fortune.
Who is DaBaby and How Much is He Worth?
||Jonathan Lyndale Kirk
|Date of Birth
||December 22, 1991
||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
||United States of America
|Source of Wealth
DaBaby is an American rapper and songwriter with an estimated net worth of $15 million. He rose to prominence following the release of his mixtapes between 2014 and 2018. His debut album entitled “Baby on Baby” which was released in 2019 peaked at number seven on the Billboard 200.
Ever since making his music debut, DaBaby has so far released three studio albums. The rapper is also a recipient of numerous awards.
How much do you know about DaBaby? Read on as we take you through the journey of how DaBaby began his journey to fame.
Jonathan Lyndale Kirk was born on December 22, 1991, in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. In 1999, his family moved to Charlotte, North Carolina where he spent most of his early years. He is the youngest of three brothers. He lost his brother Glen Johnson in November 2020.
For his education, Jonathan attended Julius L. Chambers High School graduating in 2010. He then proceeded to the University of North Carolina at Greensboro for two years. He dropped out before he could finish college, saying he went to college for his parents’ sake.
Kirk grew up idolizing Eminem, 50 Cent and Lil Wayne.
DaBaby started his music career in 2015 by dropping his debut mixtape “Nonfiction”. Subsequently, he released his God’s Work mixtape series, Baby Talk mixtape series Billion Dollar Baby, and Back on My Baby Jesus Sh*t. Kirk started performing under the stage name Baby Jesus, but he later change the name.
He got his big break when he was signed to the South Coast Music Group label. Through this deal, he signed a short-lived distribution deal with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation for his Blank Blank mixtape. Subsequently, he landed a seven-figure recording deal with Interscope.
In January 2019, DaBaby launched its own record label, Billion Dollar Baby Entertainment. On March 1, 2019, he released his debut studio album “Baby on Baby” released via Interscope Records. The album debuted at number 25 on the Billboard 200 albums chart in the US.
On September 27, 2019, DaBaby released his second studio album titled “Kirk”, a tribute to his last name. The album was a huge success as it top many music charts. He closed the year with 22 entries on the Billboard Hot 100, the most for any artist that year.
On April 17, 2020, DaBady released his third studio album, “Blame It on Baby”. The album top the Billboard 200 chart. That year, he had a major breakthrough in his career with a number of chart-topping songs.
On November 20, 2020, he released his debut EP “My Brother’s Keeper (Long Live G)”, a tribute to his late brother, Gleen Johnson. He was also featured by English singer Dua Lipa on the remix of “Levitating”. The song which was released in late 2020, eventually peaked at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2021.
On January 15, 2021, DaBaby released a new single titled”Masterpiece”. He was also featured on SpotemGottem’s remix to the single “Beat Box”. DaBaby has gone ahead to release “Ball If I Want To”, “Red Light Green Light” and “Giving What It’s Supposed To Give” all in 2021.
Eager to learn more about DaBaby’s personal life including his relationship status? DaBaby has been in an on and off relationship with singer DaniLeigh. The couple who started dating in 2020 has a daughter together named Velour (born 2021). Previously, DaBaby dated MeMe, together they have a daughter named Nova (born 2020).
Social Media Accounts
The 30-year old rapper has an impressive number of fans on his social media pages where he shares his work. As of the time of writing, DaBaby has over 20 million Instagram followers. He also has over 6.5 million Facebook followers. On Twitter, DaBaby has over 4.3 million followers. He also has over 6.1 million TikTok followers.
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Awards and Nominations
DaBaby is a well-decorated rapper, who has won several awards over the course of his career. In 2019, he won the BET Hip Hop Awards. In 2020, he won three ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards. That same year, he won the BET Awards.
He is also a recipient of two Billboard Music Awards. DaBaby has also been nominated for numerous awards including the Grammy Awards.
DaBaby Net Worth, Salary and Earnings 2022
As of October 2022, DaBaby has an estimated net worth of $15 million. He earns his net worth from his music career. DaBaby also earns money from music tours and sales of his music album.
What’s more, DaBaby also makes money from his YouTube channel. With over 9.58 million YouTube subscribers, he is estimated to make about $2.5 million yearly from advertisements on his channel. DaBaby also makes money from other music streaming platforms such as SoundCloud, Spotify, and Apple Music.
He also makes money selling merchandise on his official website. DaBaby is also the owner of the Billion Dollar Baby Entertainment record label.
DaBaby also has investments in real estate. In 2019, he paid $2.3 million for a mansion in the small town of Troutman, North Carolina. The 11,300 square foot home has five bedrooms, 8.5 bathrooms, a home theatre, and a wine cellar, and the nine-acre property features concrete walls, guard towers, and stadium lighting.
DaBaby is an American rapper and songwriter with an estimated net worth of $15 million. He rose to prominence following the release of his mixtapes between 2014 and 2018. His debut album entitled “Baby on Baby” which was released in 2019 peaked at number seven on the Billboard 200. He has captured a lot of hearts with his style of music.