Who is Vado? What is net worth of Vado? Teeyon Winfree, better known as Vado was born on 1986 in Harlem. He is famous for being hip hop recording artist and for his cooperation with Cam’ron and Dipset. With mixed descent, he started to write when he was 16 influenced by Big L, Ma$e, and Cam’ron. When he was 19 he appeared on a television show that was called “Mad Ciphas”. He released his first tracks in 2008 with Jae Millz, the childhood friend. His first name was Movado but he later changed it to Vado. It is an acronym for “Violence And Drugs Only”.
In 2009 he was linked with Cam’ron who was Dipset member and New York rapper. He made him come to record music with him and their first session he released debut mixtape “Slime Flu” for Diplomat Records. He was featured on Future’s track along with Wale, Meek Mill, and Ace Hood which was produced by Boi-1da. Cam’ron was his mentor and he introduced him to Dame Dash, the founder of Roc-A-Fella Records. He signed with him a contract and that was a breakthrough moment in his great career.
He released mixtape “Slime Flu” which was very well received by critics and fans. His next mixtape “Bosses of all Bosses” followed its success. In spring of 2011, he finally released his debut album Gunz n’ Butta which immediately became number 78 on Billboard 200. In the autumn same year, he released the second Slime Flu mixtape.
2012 was a quiet year for him which resulted in his independence because Interscope released him. In 2013, however, he released his third sequel of Slime Flu mixtape series and he confirmed that he signed with We the Best Music Group label and DJ Khaled.
He frequently appears on various VH1 shows such as Black Ink Crew and Love & Hip Hop. He appeared on Lil’ Wayne’s Dedication 5 and Suffering from Success from DJ Khaled. In 2013 he released a new single with French Montana and Rick Ross called “Look me in my Eyes” He made an affiliate with Cam’ron and Dipset crew; however, he recorded with Jae Millz before he joined U. N. in 2009.
Vado Net Worth
Vado has an estimated net worth approximately $3.2 million US dollars as of 2017. There are many reasons for his big net worth; we should first mention his amazing musical career. He released single tracks with Jae Millz and later he affiliate with New York rapper Cam’ron and released critically acclaimed mixtape “Slime Flu” for Diplomat Records. He appeared also on various TV shows which affected his net and he also has sponsors and guest appearances which made him steady and big income.
He released so far 12 mixtapes and 2 albums and that made his earnings around $850 thousand on yearly basis. He is one of the greatest rappers of the 21st century that earns around million per year with lots of sponsorships and endorsement fees. He has the great balance sheet and more than $3.2 million in liquid assets and liabilities if we count his new song “Bonnie Bang”.
In his songs he promotes a pro-education message with the great parallel with his own education because he is averagely educated; however, he was banned from entering Cannada because of topics he sings about. Critics hail him for lyrical performance and he has a very big fan base that follows him and pushes him to make more music and to engage in better and various projects with many artists around him.
Even though he signed a one million dollar deal with Interscope records he was not comfortable about releasing a studio album for them, so he found Florida producer who gave him two million dollar deal to sign with Cash Money Records.
He is widely known as Cam’ron’s prodigy and he learned a lot under his wings. He wanted to sign with G-Unit; however, because of artistic disagreement he chooses another side that gave him complete freedom to release his artistic side and to change the world as we know it. We can expect from him more collaborations and TV appearances that will make him more popular and that could increase his net worth in future.