Earl Sweatshirt is a well-known American rapper who is also a popular record producer and disc jockey as well. Keep reading to know more about Earl Sweatshirt’s net worth in 2018.
Thebe Neruda Kgositsile is widely popular with his stage name as Earl Sweatshirt. He was born on February 24, 1994, in Chicago, United States. His father Keorapetse Kgositsile was a Poet as well as Political activists and mother Cheryl Harris was a professor of the law. His parents got separated when he was only eight. Most of his childhood spent in the Los Angeles.
Earl completed his schooling from UCLA Lab School as well as Middle School from Santa Monica. Later he was sent to a boarding school named ‘Coral reef academy’ in Samoa due to some behavior related issues. He was interested in rapping from the very early age and later established a career in the same. After returning from the boarding school, he started raping under moniker SlyTenedencies. Later he becomes the member of the Los Angeles based rap group named ‘Old Future’ where he gave many hits.
Earl started rapping when he was only fifteen years old. He started it with the name as ‘SlyTendencies.’ He began rapping from 2008 officially and used to share his exclusive tracks via social media sites. ‘Kitchen Cutlery;’ and ‘Mixtape’ were his popular tracks during the year 2008. Later he created own rapping group named ‘Backpackerz’ with his three friends.
A popular American rapper Tyler noticed Earl’s excellent performance through his shared videos on Myspace and later Earl got the chance to join Tyler’s group named ‘Odd Future.’ Within the very short time, he became very popular due to his exceptional rapping style, and he also got the chance to appears in the few magazines like Fader, Spin and Billboard.
Finally, in 2010, Earl released his debuted album with the name ‘Earl.’ It got exceptional success and also appeared in the ‘Best albums of 2010’. Later he was sent to retreat school in Samoa by his mother due to some behavioral issues. After returning from the boarding school, he made the great comeback in 2012. He released some tracks online. ‘Oldie’ was a debuted track of ‘Odd Future’ featured by Earl.
In 2013, he released his first ever solo named ‘Chum,’ and during the same year, he also released another successful album with the title ‘Doris’ under Columbia records. It goes viral, and about 49,000 copies of it were sold in the first week. During the year 2015, Earl again released his album with the name ‘I don’t like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside’ which got the place in the iPhone store. In the early days of 2016, Earl released three amazing tracks named ‘Bary,’ ‘SKRT SKRT’ and ‘Wind in my sails’ on SoundCloud. He is expected to release more such amazing tracks in the coming years.
Awards & achievements
1. In 2010, Earl got the position in the list of ‘Best albums of 2010’ for his album ‘Earl.’
2. During 2013, Earl was nominated for the Grammy award as a featured artist as well as for the BET hip hop awards. During the same year, he has also achieved the award from the ‘M TV U Woodie’ as a ‘Breaking Woodie.’
Net worth of Earl Sweatshirt
Earl Sweatshirt has the estimated net worth of $4 million. He has earned handsome money with his brilliant talent of rapping. Most of his wealth comes from Albums and solos he released to the date. Apart from this Earl has got the huge number of likes and views from various social media networks including Instagram, Twitter and also Myspace which improves his net worth significantly. He has achieved great success in a very young age and looking towards his position in rapping world it is sure that his net worth will improve in near future.
A talented rapper ‘Earl’ has gained the name as well as fame at a very early age. He is a brilliant performer in the rapping world. Earl is very active on social networks and has gained huge popularity through it worldwide. He has won a million of hearts already, and his success is expected to grow in coming years.