Jidenna is the well-known stage name of Jidenna Theodore Mobisson, an American based hip hop recording artist as well as a record producer, who is best recognized for releasing two singles namely “Classic Man” as well as “Yoga”, endorsing Janelle Monáe’s label entitled as Wondaland Records’ compilation EP known as The Eephus along with Epic Records in year 2015. Here is a quick summary of Jidenna’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Jidenna Early Life
Jidenna was born in the year 1985 to Tama Mobisson and Oliver Mobisson. His birthplace was Wisconsin Rapids, situated in Wisconsin. Tama is identified as a white accountant, whereas Oliver is identified as Nigerian Igbo academic.
His upbringing was done partially within Nigeria, identified as a place wherein his father has worked as an instructor of computer science at Enugu State University.
At the age of six years, the family relocated back to the US after they had faced a kidnap effort. In the year 1995, the recording artist’s family transferred to Norwood, within Massachusetts, as well as later towards Milton, within Massachusetts, in the year 2000.
When he was in a high school, he accepted the position of being a co-founder of a well-known rap group titled Black Spadez, and initiated positioning, creating as well as writing. Besides, he too issued his leading album in association with Black Spadez in the manner of its final project in the year 2003.
Jidenna started off his career by initially working in some local labels. He is mainly contracted to a record label named as Wondaland Records label through Janelle Monáe and also got circulated by Epic Records.
The recording artist worked to team up with various artists who are employed to that label; such as Roman GianArthur, St. Beauty, Deep Cotton, and Janelle Monáe. Post, he worked to record a five-song kind of compilation of the first EP of that label titled The Eephus.
Also during the year 2015, this recording artist has released his starting official single, titled “Classic Man” offering GianArthur. In the same year, a next single right from the EP was released with name “Yoga” by Jidenna as well as Janelle Monáe.
Moreover, this artist’s song titled as “Classic Man” got labeled for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration. Also in the same year, this recording artist worked for the performance of a song along with Monáe during BET Awards.
Apart from that, he is identified as founding member mainly for Fear & Fancy, recognized as a social club which began within California in the year 2006. In recent times, he worked to launch The Chief, identified as his former studio album.
Awards & Achievements:
Jidenna’s song titled “Classic Man” got nominated for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration during the event of 58th Grammy Awards. During the same year, he also performed on that song along with Monáe in the BET Awards. Besides, he also got one award for the best new artist during the year 2015 Soul Train Music Awards.
Net Worth of Jidenna:
Jidenna has an estimated net worth of $1.4 million. He makes most of his income with his career as a hip hop recording artist, musician and as a record producer.
Working as a recording artist, Jidenna has earned greatly by working as a founding member of one social club titled Fear & Fancy. Moreover, he got signed with Wonderland Records and even released his debut EP titled as The Eephus during the year 2015.
Apart from that, he earned well from his former single titled “Classic Man” getting the No.13 spot on US R&B charts and also getting the No.81 spot on well-known Billboard Hot 100. The next single by him titled “Yoga” got a No.14 spot on the US R&B charts.
Jidenna is more acknowledged by his works of the release of different singles which charted at to position on music charts globally. He started working in this career since childhood when he was still a student of high school, and he has started a rap group and also worked for production, writing, and music.