Who is Vince Staples and what is his net worth 2018? One of the best rappers America has ever seen, who embarked his journey in modern music and devoted himself to rapping, Vince Staples, is one among the many to know about. His major genre is hip-hop and is a part of the trio Cutthroat Boyz with rappers Aston Mathews and Joey Fatts, who origin from California.
His appearances on albums by Odd Future members marked his glory and made him shine among other rappers who owned the fan crowd during those times. He has recently signed contracts with Blacksmith records, ARTium records, and Def Jam records, and is still making people head over heels with his talent in music.
Vincent stepped foot into this world on July 2, 1993. He hails from the Ramona park neighbourhood on the North side, the famous Long beach, California. His first introduction to music was by Dijon “LaVish” Samo, Chuck Wun, and Campbell, L Emerson, who was their cousin. Vincent’s main idea of music wasn’t rapping and was not his most interesting niche. He became friends with Odd Future when he was on a trip to Los Angeles with LaVish.
Even though his intentions weren’t rapping, he was featured in rap songs, the notable ones being “epaR” from Earl Sweatshirt’s, debut album. It was only after this Vincent’s career as a rapper had begun. His debut mixtape, “Shyne Coldchain Vol.1” was a first stepping stone in this career. This was released on the 30Th of December,2011. “Winter in Prague” was the second debut performance, he made which was completely produced by Michael Uzowuru.
One of the Mixtapes, which had Mac Miller, Ab-Soul and Schoolboy Q, making guest appearances was titled Stolen youth, in 2013. Mac Miller was introduced to Vincent, by Earl Sweatshirt when they caught up in 2012 after the return of Vincent from Samoa. On 14th June of 2016, Vincent announced his assistance in a YMCA program that was organised for the benefit of young people in the North Long beach.
Career: After the release of ‘Stolen boy’, he was a supporting act on Mac Miller’s “Space Migration Tour”, and toured around the world. On 2nd of March in 2014, Staples began touring with Schoolboy Q, to all of the United States. This tour was named “Oxymoron World Tour” and was mainly for gaining support for Q’s new album titled “Oxymoron”. Next, on the list of events, Vincent released a new music video, for “Blue Suede”, on 15th of August in the same year. This was made available on iTunes.
His first single was named “Senorita”, from his debut album “Summertime”, on 4th May 2015. His consecutive singles “Get paid” and “Norf Norf” released on June 15 and June 22 respectively in the same year. His first lineup for awards was in the 2016 Osheaga Music festival. A seven track EP which was accompanied by a short film was titled “Prima Dona”, featuring ASAP rocky and Kilo Kish as guest appearances.
Vince Staples Net Worth
His net worth is approximated slightly above $450 thousand. His level of dedication and passion was inspired from the place where he grew up to an unexpected rapper, Long Island. He left his regional gang to start developing his rapping skills with the rappers around his line of work, mainly local rappers. His breakthrough to glory was when he performed with members of “Odd Future”. His ‘Hell can wait’ album helped him rake in the money bringing his net worth to $450 thousand. Also, his lineup for the award ceremony in the Osheaga music festival claimed his increase of net worth.
To sum it all up, he was one among the many shining stars in the field of music, featuring rappers, and the style of hip-hop. Coming from a Californian family, he did very well as a rapper, even though that wasn’t his intention or interest. His picked up talent in rapping took him places, and he toured the world of rapping embarking his own mark as a rapper and a famed one too. His net worth proves how fast he ascended in the levels of talent in rapping within a short period of time.