Troy Ave is an American rapper who hails from New York. His real name is Rolland Collins, and Troy Ave is the stage name that he has adopted. It is derived from the name of a street that was situated close to the home he lived in during his early years. His first studio album came out in the year 2013 and made it to the 47th position on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop albums chart. Let’s find out how much is Troy Ave’s net worth in 2018.
Troy was born in the year 1985 on November 23. He is a 32-year-old rapper who has a considerable presence on social media. His twitter account holds 802K followers and 100K tweets. His following on Instagram is significantly larger when compared to his twitter handle. 462.4K people follow Troy Ave on Instagram.
Troy Ave grew up in the streets of New York, and as he says, the music he makes is made for the streets and comes from the streets. As of now, he is an emerging artist who is expected to make great music in the future. Two studio albums have already been added to his accord, and one more has also been released in 2017 itself.
He entered the hip-hop scene in the year 2009 and had ever since been working on improving his craft.
His career in the American rap industry witnessed its formation in 2009. He released his first mixtape titled ‘I’m in Traffick’ in August of that year. It was released under the label, ‘BSB Records.’
A total of 12 mixtapes have been released by Troy ever since he stepped into the American rap industry. All of these mixtapes have been released in the digital format under the label ‘BSB Records.’
His two major studio albums were released in the years 2013 and 2015. The first one was ‘New York City: The Album.’ It attained a peak position of 47 on the US R&B music chart. The second studio album that came out two years after the first one was titled ‘Major Without a Deal.’ It proved to be more successful than the first and acquired the 14th spot on the US R&B chart.
Troy’s newest street album came out in April of the year 2017 and is titled ‘Dope Boy Troy Vol. 2: NuPac’.
Awards & Achievements
Troy Ave is still an emery Emcee and doesn’t have a long list of awards and achievements yet. But, that doesn’t mean that his talent has never been recognized by any major publication. XXL Magazine named him in its 2014 Freshmen Class.
As the future unfolds itself, Troy is expected to win even more fame and recognition.
Net Worth of Troy Ave
Troy Ave has a net worth of $1 million owing to his talent as an American rapper. Troy has released various mixtapes since 2009 and a few studio albums as well.
His singles include collaborations with artists like Lloyd Banks, Raekwon, N.O.R.E., Prodigy, and 50 Cent.
His work is deeply autobiographical and derives inspiration from the streets.
The singles he has released and the guest appearances he has made with other artists also contribute to his wealth.
Even though Troy Ave’s career has hit a bit of a road bump as of now, he is soon expected to make a comeback. His feud with Joey Bada$$ was in the media for quite a long time, and Troy was constantly told that his career is done for. However, the fact that he released an album in 2017 itself proves that he isn’t giving up!