For the lovers of rap music, Keith Ape is not new to you. Keith Ape who originates from South Korea has earned his popularity from the song “It G Ma” which attracted over 10 million viewers on You Tube. Keep reading to learn more about Keith Ape’s net worth in 2018, early life and career.
Keith Ape Early life
Keith Ape was born on 25th December 1993, in South Korea. His actual name is Dongheon Lee. Keith Ape will be celebrating his silver jubilee on 25th December 2018. However, he developed great interest in rap music after listening to the song known as “Life’s a Bitch” at the age of 14 years. He immediately got down to business of writing as well as trying out music production. Keith Ape is a Capricorn.
Keith Ape was born in South Korea but he was raised suburb known as Bundang which is approximately one hour away from Seoul. Although he is a celeb, he is said to be very mysterious and secretly avoids interviews. For that reason, nothing much is known about his family life.
Keith Ape Career, Awards & Achievement
Keith Ape got into music industry officially in 2014 when he did a collaborative work with a fellow rapper. The collaborative album they did is titled ‘Brainwash’. He later released his own album which was created in 2017 and titled ‘TBA’.
Keith Ape rose to fame in 2015 after the breakout single titled “It G Ma”, which he released on 1st January 2015. This song attracted millions of viewers on You Tube in and out of Korea. Although he has not been in the industry for a long time, he has already crossed paths with his fellow rapper Maco Mattox. Maco Mattox accused Keith Ape of being a ‘cultural appropriation’.
Awards and achievements
Keith Ape became famous after releasing the single titled ‘It G Ma’. This was created in 2015. ‘It G Ma’ appealed so much to the audience that it received one of the high places in the famous hit-parades of K-pop. Keith Ape has been privileged enough to obtain great collaboration experience with very great names such as Slug Christ, Okasian, The Cohort, Brian Chase and others.
Keith has been mentioned by “The New York Times” which is an issue widely read. The New York Times greatly praised him calling him one of the top best showmen in 2015. His fame rose even more after holding several live concerts in SOB’s which is a prestigious restaurant located in Manhattan. He is one among 1371 people on AlphaLife with Keith as their first name. He is also among the 23 years old celebs that are famous for being rappers.
Net worth of Keith Ape
Keith Ape is currently linked with the record label known as 88rising. His net worth is projected to be around $1 million which is still under review to give a clearer figure. Much of his wealth was as a result of the release of his single titled ‘It G Ma’.
Although Keith Ape has tried to keep his life private, he has however revealed that he will now be in search of live performances with the fast growth of his fan base. He is currently trying to get to the American market and for that reason, he has done many collaborations.