Pronounced as Made in Tokyo, MadeinTYO is the moniker of one of the most famous American rapper, whose real name is Malcolm Jamaal Davis. He hails from Atlanta in Georgia. A hip-hop recording artist, MadeinTYO has made a mark in the world of music, when he came out with his debut single, Uber Everywhere. This single was from his hugely successful mixtape called, You Are Forgiven. Here is a quick summary of MadeinTYO’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
MadeinTYO Early Life
MadeinTYO aka Malcolm Jamaal Davis was born on April 12, 1992, in Honolulu, Hawaii. He had a military family background and had to spend a big part of his young life in several cities of the USA like San Diego and Virginia, besides Texas. When he was a teenager, his parents were in Japan posted as part of the US military service, in the city of Yokosuka, Kanagawa.
He had his schooling at Nile C. Kinnick High School. MadeinTYO’s interest in music was inspired and influenced by his cousin who was into R&B music. Davis elder brother Robert, who has adopted the ‘24hrs’ and is also known by his nickname Royce Rizzy, is also a rapper. They have also collaborated. They returned back to America from Japan together and relocated to Atlanta in Georgia.
In 2015, Davis began dating Anhia Santana, better known as Distortedd; who is a digital artist and painter from Philadelphia.
In June 2016, the couple announced in social media that they were expecting a baby boy. They also announced their engagement to be held on Valentine’s Day on February 14, 2017. Their son was born on January 29, 2017; and was christened as True.
Presently, Davis has settled down in Los Angeles with his fiancée and son.
In 2015, MadeinTYO made his music debut in a single from Gio Dee’s EP Mind Yo Business. The single was called Free Throw. But the musical career of MadeinTYO began on February 26, 2016, when he released his debut single called Uber Everywhere under the banner of Warner Bros and Private Club Records.
This single became very popular and reached up to number 51 on the Billboard’s List of Hot 100; came up to the 10th slot on the urban radio. This number inspired the official remix version which featured Travis Scott, another American rapper. Later on, the Recording Industry Association of America aka RIAA certified the single as platinum.
MadeinTYO’s next singles like I Want and Skateboard P were also certified by RIAA as gold and platinum.
MadeinTYO then went on to mixtapes. His first mixtape was titled You Are Forgiven, and it premiered in April 2016. Later in August 2016, it got featured commercially in iTunes. On the Billboard’s 200-list, it came up to 122 spot. On Spotify, MadeinTYO became one of the top five artists to be streamed most.
In 2016, MadeinTYO has released an EP titled 24Hrs In Tokyo. This was in collaboration with his elder brother Robert ‘24hrs’ Davis; and later next year in 2017 he came out with another EP, True’s World.
Awards & Achievement
In 2017, MadeinTYO was selected for 2017 XXL Freshman class list for. In the interview, he acknowledged as influencers, Pharrell, 24hrs, Gucci Mane, and M.I.A.
Net worth of MadeinTYO
What MadeinTYO has made at barely 26 years of age is highly praiseworthy and commendable. He has earned money from several sources including that from the sale of singles, EPs and mixtapes. He also earns from his appearances and performances.
It is estimated that the net worth of MadeinTYO is slightly over $3.5 million.
MadeinTYO has proved that the power of the passion can be made into one’s competitive advantage. In a highly competitive world of rapping, where there are plenty of talents, making one’s mark is quite an awesome achievement.