Mavado is a Jamaican singer and songwriter. He is also a deejay. Currently, he is signed to We the Best Music Group and also Cash Money Records. He has admitted that his primary influence from has been from the musician Bounty Killer. Bounty decided to be the mentor of Mavado. He is the guy that is credited with the success of Mavado career. He adopted the name Mavado from the Swiss company Movado. His manager decided to alter the spelling to make it unique. Here is a quick summary of Mavado’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Mavado Early Life
Mavado was born in the year 1981 on November 30th. His birth names were David Constantine Brooks. He did grow up in Kingston City. He enjoyed a very close relationship with her grandmother. His grandmother noticed her talent at a very tender age. She was always keen on taking him to church, and they would sing hymns. He idolised Bounty Killer, and he always wanted to be like him when he grew up. He was able to get adopted by Bounty Killer who decided to inspire him. He got married to Monique McKenzie. The wedding took place in the year 2012 in the United States of America. It was a secret wedding with very few invites. Together they have two children. The names of the two children are Vuitton and Daisy. Mavado also has some other children with the previous women that he did date. The names of the three children are Danielle and Dante, and also Gavyn.
Mavado Career, Awards & Achievement
Mavado started his career in the music industry in the year 2004. His first single was ‘Real McKoy.’ This song was his first breakthrough. He was able to release successive hit songs. They included ‘Weh Dem a Do.’ He was able to release big hits in the year 2005 and the year 2006. In June 2007, he was able to release an album. This album was dubbed ‘Gangsta for Life: The Symphony of David Brooks.’ It recorded in VP records. This album had two hits songs that got to play in R&B/Hip-hop radio in the United States of America and also in the world.
The same year saw him get detained in a police cell with claims that he had firearms illegally. He did claim that he was mistreated and his three fingers got injured in the process. In the year 2008, he got to appear in the remix of the song ‘Real McKoy.’ He has been able to work with various artists all over the world. He has worked with Drake in the song ‘Find Your Love.’ His skills have seen him get to work with A-list artists. Among the artists, they include Snoop Dogg, Jay-Z, Ace Hood, and Birdman among many others.
Awards and Achievements
Mavado has had a very successful career in music. His excellent skills of songwriting have enhanced his career. He has grown to get signed to some of the most prominent labels. He has been awarded the UK MOBO Award for the Best Reggae Act. He has won multiple awards both in Jamaica and all over the world.
Net worth of Mavado
Mavado has a net worth of over $1.5 million. This wealth has come from the music world. He has earned a fortune by being able to perform in various shows and concerts. He has been rated among the top 10 highest paid musicians in Jamaica. His albums have also enjoyed very good sales. He has been able to write songs for other musicians that has seen his net worth to grow. His career as a DJ has also contributed his net worth.
Mavado has been able to achieve a very high rating as a dancehall artist. He has followed on his dreams since he was young. He has shown resilience and devotion while chasing his dreams and goal. This is something to be admired by all of us. It will be amazing to see what the future holds for this superstar!