Rae Sremmurd is a well-known American hip hop duo vocal group. This group is created by two brothers, Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi from Tupelo, Mississippi. Their first album SremmLife was launched on January 2015, which was a big hit in the United States. Rae Sremmurd first album sold near about 1,000,000 copies in the US. As a result, their album was certified as platinum by the famous “Recording Industry Association of America”. Their second album SremmLife 2, which was released on August 2016, also turned out to be a huge hit and their single “Black Beatles” was ranked no.1 on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Aaquil Ibinshaman Brown, who is popularly known as Slim Jxmmi born on December 29, 1991, While his younger brother Khalif Malikibnsham Brown also known as Swae Lee born on June 7, 1993 in Inglewood, California. At a very young age, they went through very torrid time, when their father deserted his family after their birth. They grew up with their mother, Bernadette Walker who used to work for the army. Because of their mother’s job, they used to travel from one state to another.
Bernadette left the army and moved to Mississippi. During their middle school, the boys settled in Tupelo with their mother and stepfather. Their stepfather used to sell drugs for boy’s school fees and to support his wife. At a very young age both brothers start practicing on music writing and dancing. Khalif learned to create music from Fruity Loops on his 10th birthday.
In 2009, Aaquil and Khalif formed a hip hop band called “Dem Outta St8 Boyz” with their third partner Jemiah Middlebrooks. Brown brothers met Jemiah at a local park, while they were playing basketball. In this band Aaquil was known as “CaliBoy”, while Khalif was known as “Kid Krunk”. The three of them used to compose their own music, rapping on it and realised the music and dancing video on social networking sites.
Later, they met and become friends with Jermarcus Jackson aka JJ (these days famous as D-JaySremm) while studying at Tupelo High School. He also joined the group as a DJ. The group came out with their first single “Party Animal” in 2010 and group became famous in local audience. The group also got chance to broadcast their music on local radio stations.
Brown brothers still 20 and 19, isn’t married or divorced. They were linked up with many famous models but Aaquil and Khalif never admitted any of these rumors.
Rae Sremmurd Net Worth
Rae Sremmurd net worth is estimated at $7 millions US dollars. Rae Sremmurd earned $360,000 as his annual income. Rae Sremmurd major source of income is there hip hop vocal group, discography, and live tours. Their debut album “SremmLife” earned them great success in music industry.
Rae Sremmurd’s first album turned out as a great hit of 2015 and ranked as a no.1 position on “Billboard Top R&B” and “The Rap Albums Chart”. In addition, Rae Sremmurd was rewarded with many nominations and awards for their super hit singles and albums, which also add to their Net Worth. The group earned about $180,000 from sponsors.
With hard work comes success and money. These talented brothers also have the taste of both. Recently they purchased their own mansion for $800,000. The house consists of 4 bedrooms and three bathrooms along with swimming pool, Jacuzzi, a Sauna and Home office. They also own Lamborghini and many other limited edition luxury cars.
Slim Jxmmi and Swae Lee took their initial steps toward stardom when they formed a hip hop band named “Dem Outta St8 Boyz” with their friends. The band becomes famous in local parties, and in radio stations. In January 2014, the group changed their band name “Dem Outta St8 Boyz” to “Rae Sremmurd” by signing a contract with EarDrummers Entertainment.
Their first album SremmLife turned out to be huge hit and gathered the fifth position on US Billboard 200. In May 2014, the group came into lime light when their single “No Flex Zone” was officially remixed by famous rappers like Nicki Minaj and Pusha T. As they entered in professional singing, they immediately rose to the success. They came out with their second single “No Type” on September 15, 2014, and were ranked 16 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Rae Sremmurd grabbed many nominations and awards in different categories for their terrific work in music industry. In 2015, Rae Sremmurd has won BET Awards in the category of Best Group. Apart from that Rae Sremmurd has been nominated in prestigious awards shows like MTVU Woodie Awards, Billboard Music Awards, BET Hip Hop Awards, International Dance Music Awards, and Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards.
Rae Sremmud is always on headline for their talent and amazing music. In August 2016, Swae Lee launched his first solo album Swaecation, which is already creating buzz. Rae Sremmurd has been nominated in Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards for favorite new artist in 2017.
Rae Sremmurd rose to stardom very early in his life. They has seen everything, from low to high, homeless to lavish life. They became one of most famous and popular hip hop vocal group of music industry. With their hard work they rose to stardom very early in her life.