Who is DeJ Loaf and what is her net worth 2018? The American singer is also a songwriter and rapper. The singer first rose to fame with her single ‘Try Me’ which ranked 45th in US Billboard Hot 100 and gained a Gold certification. The song gained immense viral popularity. In 2015, she featured in XXL magazine. She witnessed her first viral popularity with her single ‘Try Me’ in 2014; this song’s lyrics were posted on instagram by Canadian rapper Drake. Columbia Records drafted Dej, for her second mixtape titled ‘Sell Sole’. This turned heads of every music critic, earning her praises from everywhere.
Deja Trimble was born in 1991 on 8th April in Detroit, Michigan. During her childhood, she was greatly influenced by singers like 2 Pac, Miles Davis and Rakim, whose music was introduced to her by her grandmother and parents. Someone killed her father, when she was only four years old. She has been writing her own music since the age of 9. Loaf started dating rapper Lil Durk in 2015, with whom she has released two collaborative songs, one of which is titled ‘My Beyonce’. She has also dated Aye Redd and OBA Rowland in the past. Currently the singer is single.
Education: Dej completed her schooling from Southeastern High School, Detroit, where she played basketball till junior varsity level. Later she enrolled herself in Saginaw Valley State University, where she studied nursing for over a year. She dropped from the university to pursue her dream of making music.
Career: She started of her career in 2011 as a hip hop artist. During this time she changed her name and adapted the stage name ‘Dej Loaf’. Her first mixtape ‘Just Do It.’ released in 2013. This mixtape helped her in getting discovered, by a Detroit rapper SAYITAINTTONE. Who later signed her under IBGM (I Been Gettin’ Money), his own record label with his management team.
She has worked with some of the best rappers in the world, including the ‘Rap God’ Eminem with whom she worked with in 2013 on ‘Detroit vs Everybody’. Nicki Minaj honoured her by offering her to open her ‘The Pink Print Tour’.
Some of her most popular songs include ‘Try Me’, ‘We Good’, ‘Detroit vs. Everybody’, ‘We Be On It’, ‘Back Up’, ‘Me U & Hennessy’ and ‘Hey There’. The American Hip hop star debuted with her first extended play titled ‘And See That’s the Thing’ in 2015 which was produced by Columbia Records.
She released her third mix tape in 2016 titled as ‘All Jokes Aside’. Following which she released another mixed tape in 20117 named ‘Fuck A Friend Zone’ with Jacquees.
DeJ Loaf Net Worth
Creating music since the age of 9 and working professionally in the industry since 2012, the rapper has already established a name for herself. She has worked with the top rap artists in the world and is fuelling her fortune through tours and live events. The net worth of this beautiful rapper is estimated to be worth $2.5 million. The major contribution of her net worth comes from the major deal that she signed with IBGM and Columbia records.
Apart from her own music, she is also known for making some extra money by collaborating and featuring with other artists. Some of songs include ‘Be Real’ with Kid Ink, ‘Serena’ for Dreezy, ‘Money On the Flow’ for $pain, ‘What You Do To Me’ for Lil Durk, ‘All said and Done’ for Chevy Woods, ‘I Just Wanna…’ for Elijah Blake, ‘Ride for Me’ for Teddy Tee, ‘Vest Up’ for Locx, ‘Its just Money’ for 51 Reese and several other.
If the sources are to be believed, Dej Loaf is ready to hit the world with her debut album ‘liberated’ this year. Sources claimed that 90% of her album was prepared last year in December.
The American rapper has worked really hard to gain the Credibility that she holds today in the industry. She has managed to gain the attention of the best singers in the country, earning great reviews from critics as well as her contemporaries. She sure has a lot of creativity left in her that we would like to listen and see.