Malcolm James McCormick alias Mac Miller is a renowned American hip-hop musician who came to the limelight within a short span. Some of his debut music available on YouTube include; Onaroll (June 2012), Glow (August 2012) and Plane car boat (September 2012).
Due to his good music, he has auctioned more than 400,000 pieces of his albums worldwide which contributed much to his net worth. Aside from rapping, Mac is also a music producer. He was once addicted to taking drugs such as lean which seemed to reduce his stress but later became a bad influence to him. Mac overcame his addiction in 2012, where he later launched his TV show.
Without further ado, let me brief you more on how this talented artist has gained his net worth through his lionisation over the years. Let’s find out how much is Mac Miller’s net worth in 2018.
Mac was born on 9th January 1992 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to his Jewish mother Karen Meyers, a photographer and his Christian father Mark McCormick, an architect. Due to his mother’s religion, he was bred as a Jewish and regarded himself as the “coolest Jewish rapper”.
He pursued his education at Winchester Thurston School where he was an average student and joined the games club to play sports. Taylor Allderdice High School was the other school he attended where his passion for rapping rose.
Being in a relationship with the first love he used to base his songs on his relationship such as on his album known as ‘Macadelic’. The lady was his high school lover whom they dated for over 4years and broke up in 2013. Having collaborated with Arianna Grande, the two are said to have dated.
At the age of 14, Mac became serious with his career while still a minor after realising that he can make money out of his talent. Before starting to rap he was first interested in singing. In 2007, he released his first album, ‘Macking Ain’t Easy’ where his stage name was at that time known as EZ Mac. He joined the Ill Spoken rap group where they released their first album in 2008 known as ‘how high’.
Mac was later signed in to Rostrum studio, a record label which he chose due to its near orientation and its alliance with Wiz Khalifa who is a renowned artist. In 2010, he became successful after launching his debut album, ‘K.I.D.S’ which made his producer get stimulated with his pursuit. ‘Best day ever’ was his 5th album which starred famous artist like; Chuck English, 9th wonder and Just Blaze. He later launched his 6th mixtape, ‘on and on and beyond’ on March 29, 2011. His success also came after he was featured in the debut song, ‘moves like Jagger’ sang by Maroon 5.
The talented rapper continued to release other mixtapes such as loud (2012), Watching Movies with the Sound Off (2013), 92 Till Infinity (2013), Run-On Sentences (2013), among others. Having a great passion in music, Mac launched his own record studio, ‘REMember Music’ which he called after his ally who passed away. ‘Odd Future’ and ‘Stolen Youth’ are some of the albums the record label produced. Mac signed a deal with Warner Bros. Records for $10million for his own label in 2014.
Currently, he is starred on MTV2 in a reality show known as ‘Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family’ which was launched on February 26, 2013. His recent rap music is titled ‘dang’ which starred the likes of Anderson and was launched on September 16, 2016.
Awards & Achievements
During the Pittsburgh hip-hop verdict in 2010, Mac won double awards which became his most fruitful achievement that year. In addition to that, he has been appointed as a member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire and received 6 Eisner award nominations.
Net Worth of Mac Miller
Selling over 400,000 copies, his first mixtape called Blue Slide Park made him popular and wealthy. He launched the album in 2011 where it earned him a lot of money adding up to his net worth. Other mixtapes which made his net worth grow include; ‘The divine feminine’, ‘watching movies with the sound off’, ‘GO: OD AM’ among others.
Mac being a millionaire his net worth was also contributed through his record label, together with his singing and acting career. In 2016, he started his vitality of touring which gained him money reckoning up his net worth. Mac Miller’s net worth is estimated to be at $12 million.
Mac is a self-made artist who in addition to his rapping can also play the drums, guitar, bass and piano which makes it a good combination for him to subsist in the entertainment field. It is evident that he is full of rivet and promising gift, and merits fame and a lot of thoughtfulness in his industry.