Popcaan is better known as a songwriter, deejay, and also as significant singer. Popcaan has well-established a musical career with the greatest achievements and recognition in life. He is known for his best studio album as ‘Where We Come From’ with international recognition and popularity. At the age of only 29, Popcaan has set up a huge music empire in genres like the reggae fusion and dancehall. Popcaan has also given some successful associated acts with various musical bands and musical artists such as the ‘OVO Sound’, ‘Vybz Kartel’, ‘Melissa Steel’, ‘Drake’, ‘Naughty Boy’, ‘Jamie xx, ‘Tommy Lee Sparta’, and various other notable musicians and singers. Therefore, let’s find out more about how much Popcaan’s net worth in 2019.
Popcaan was born on 19 July 1988 in Saint Thomas in Jamaica and raised up in Portmore in Jamaica. Originally, Popcaan was born with the name as ‘Andrae Hugh Sutherland’. Later, he became famous by his stage name as ‘Popcaan’. Popcaan did his schooling from the ‘Happy Grove High School’. In his early school days, Popcaan showed immense love and passion for the dancehall music which is a popular Jamaican music in Kingston. Soon, Popcaan developed an urge of being a dancehall artist in Jamaica. Later, Popcaan has addressed his inbound talent and skills by performing dancehall acts which preferable are ‘War Hammar’, ‘Gilberto’, ‘Zebbi D, and various others. Perhaps, this was the first significant call for Popcaan to pursue his dream career in Jamaican music.
In 2007, Popcaan was attending a musical party in Jamaica where his role model ‘Vybz Kartel’ took a special notice on him and asked him to join their musical band group ‘Portmore Empire’. This became the biggest opportunity for Popcaan to establish his dream career under the guidance of his role model ‘Vybz Kartel’. This entire incident became a huge turning point in Popcaan’s life with new challenges and new opportunities.
Soon, Popcaan became a recognized and a popular singer of his Jamaican island with the proud and happy moment for everybody. Eventually, with time he proved himself to be a rising star and a talented artist with his varied musical skills and compositions.
Popcaan released his first major debut single as ‘My War’ in the year 2008.
In 2010, Popcaan has released another hit number as ‘Clarks’ which significantly got international recognition with its rising popularity. This song was made in association with his role model ‘Vybz Kartel’.
Soon, Popcaan became an established professional singer with the release of other hit numbers as ‘Gangsters City’ and ‘Dream’.
Over the years, Popcaan has made international tours in various places to spread his music in every corner of the world.
In 2014, Pocaan released his first debut album as ‘Where We Come From’.
In addition to this, Popcaan’s other featured single hits are ‘Should’ve Been Me’, ‘I’m in Control’, ‘Kisses for Breakfast’, ‘One You Love’, ‘Times Tickin’, and various others.
Apparently, Popcaan has also featured in some music videos which were ‘Party Shot’, ‘So We Do It’, ‘Ravin’, ‘Everything Nice’ and others.
Awards and Achievements
In 2011, Popcaan was honored by the ‘Excellence in Music and Entertainment Award’ in the category of ‘Best New Artist’.
Popcaan has also been bestowed by the ‘Youth View Award’ in three different categories.
Net Worth of Popcaan
Popcaan has composed numerous songs for various albums which has got significant success rate and positive response over the years of his greatest musical experiences. Hence, the total net worth of Pocaan is about $1.2 million approximately.
Thus at an early age, Popcaan has given music his first priority by conducting self-training on himself. Popcaan with much enthusiasm and interest has followed the Jamaican music tradition intensely which has made him a future vocalist and an excellent performer with his years of practice and dedication.