Z-RO whose real names are Joseph Wayne McVey IV is a very popular rapper that does from Houston, Texas. His other stage name is The Mo City Don. He does hold an American Nationality. Z-RO has been rated among the most underrated rappers in the world. This was done by The New York Times. Here is a quick summary of Z-RO’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Z-RO Early Life
Z-RO was born in the year 1977 on January 19th. His place of birth was in Houston. He did lose his mother when he was very young. He was aged six. After losing his mother, he did move from house to house looking for stability. After a long search, he finally did settle in the Ridgemont area. This area was a middle-class suburb that was in Missouri City. When he was in his late teens, he was a drug abuse victim. He used to try to make it in the streets which proved a little hard. All this time he had no job and it felt like the whole world was falling on his shoulders.
He has admitted that being able to listen to music gave him the required support to continue working hard. Among the artists that he used to listen includes 2Pac, Geto 2Pac, Geto Boys, Street Military, K-Rino and Klondike Kat. He always had hopes that one day he would not live in the streets. He was able to find his talent in music after he did go to various recording studios with the purpose of being able to make a demo. He got discovered by the CEO of a recording label and he decided to sign him to the label.
Z-RO Career, Awards & Achievement
His career started after getting signed to a recording label. His debut track was ‘The Life of Joseph W. McVey’. This production was able to receive a very good reception from the members of the public. It went along to help him to be able to gain more fans.
In the year 2005, he was able to release an album that was titled ‘Let the Truth Be Told.’. This album did so well and it was able to sell thousands of copies. It played a very big role in helping increase his fan base. In the year 2006, he was able to produce another album by the name ‘I’m Still Livin’. This album got to be released when he was serving for his term in prison. He had faced charges relating to illegal drug possession. Many people had positive reviews to say about this album. It also was rated among the best albums that had come from Houston.
In the year 2010, he was able to release another album. The album had the title ‘Heroine’. This album was followed by two other albums. These two albums had the title Meth and Angel dust. The albums were released in the year 2010 and 2011. In the year 2016, he was able to release ‘Drankin & Drivin’. This was done under his own label by the name One Deep Entertainment.
Awards and Achievements
Z-RO has been able to release multiple albums. His skills in rapping have seen his albums being able to enjoy very good sales and also enable him to earn a huge fan base. On multiple occasions, he has been rated as being among the most underrated rappers. This means his potential is huge.
Net worth of Z-RO
Z-RO has a net worth of over $3.5 million. This wealth has been created from his fairly successful career as a musician. He has been able to produce multiple albums that have gone on to be able to enjoy very good sales. He has also been able to perform in various shows and concerts. He is an entrepreneur and he does own his own record label by the name One Deep Entertainment.
Despite losing his mother at a very young age and being able to live in the streets, he has never given up on his dreams. He kept going even in those times that it was very convenient for him to just give up. That is a very good lesson for very many young people who are chasing their dreams.