Who is Lady Leshurr and what is her net worth 2018? The English singer is popular music producer and rapper. She is best recognised for her freestyle rap series ‘Queen’s Speech’. In 2016, her fourth edition of this series went viral, giving her international fame, with over 31 million views on YouTube. Leshurr can also be recognised for playing the lead in 2009’s ‘1 Day’, which was a British crime drama. She gained fame from her critically acclaimed mix-tapes, which also earned her a second place in 2011’s ‘Best Female Award’ by Official Mixtapes. Her music follows the path and rhythm of house; grime and British hip hop genres.
Melesha O’ Garro was born in 1988 on 15th December, to a Caribbean family. She often states her mother to be her primary influence towards music, who would go around the house singing and playing Bob Marley and Sister Nancy. Being raised in a musical family, she was indeed a musician in its making.
She considers Lisa Maffia, Missy Elliot, Eminem and Lil Wayne as the greatest influences on her music career. Her foray was with writing poetry, which she started from the age of six. But the idea of reaching a wider audience influenced her to try her luck in music.
Education: The rapper was born and raised in Kingshurst, Solihull, Birmingham, where she completed her schooling and further education.
Career: Leshurr released her first unofficial mixtape, when she was only 14. Later in 2009 she made her official debut with a mixtape named ‘The Last Second’. Later she released her first EP ‘Every Little Counts’ and second mixtape ‘01:21 AM’ in 2010. Since the female rapper has released seven mixtapes and 3 more EP’s.
Her other EP’s include ‘Off the Lesh’ 2011, ‘Queen of the Scene’ 2015 and ‘Queen’s Speech’ 2016.
In her career she has worked in collaboration with J Appiah, Vince Kidd, Bigz and Orbital. Her other mixtapes include ‘L Day’, ‘Friggin L’, ‘2000 and L’, ‘L Yeah!’, ‘Mona Leshurr’, ‘Lil Bit of Les’ and ‘Unleshurr’.
Lady Leshurr Net Worth
Leshurr is a multi talented star who has tried her luck in everything from acting to singing to rapping to music production. She indeed knows how to hold all the following she has, the rapper has over 5 million subscribers on YouTube. She started off her professional career in 2009 and since then is working continuously to add more fortune in her bank accounts. The net worth of ‘Queen’s Speech’ free styler is estimated to be worth $650 thousand. She is also known for making some extra money, by performing and touring around the country.
Apart from her singing Leshurr has also played the lead role in an English Vertigo movie titled as ‘1 Day’, which marked her foray into acting.
In the world where rappers are known for using swears words in their music, Lady Leshurr has tied her tongue to avoid following any such trends. This also contributes to her popularity amongst young children, as their parents don’t mind their kids listening to her songs. She goes against the idea of alcoholism and drugs that is promoted by many rappers in the music industry currently.
She is also the producer and director of her music videos, which includes her hit rap series ‘Queen’s Speech’.
Her Fourth ‘Queen’s Speech’ single was used in Samsung Galaxy commercial. Leshurr has also invested in her business, as she has created her own clothing line ‘Friggin L’ named after her 4th mixtape released in 2011.
Leshurr has been creating music for a decade now, and has managed to create a loyal and dedicated fan base. Everywhere she goes, she is getting more fans and love. She sure is running ahead in the race to success and will be considered as one of the best rapper in the coming years.