Skepta Net Worth

Rap grew in popularity and became a part of the mainstream media in late 80’s and early 90’s. Even though most of the rappers still accentuate the same problems of police brutality towards the minorities etc. there have come a new breed of rappers, talking about completely different things. Skepta is a little bit of both. This rapper comes from English, Nigerian, British, more specifically unknown. Standing at unknown, Skepta has released numerous hit singles, sold thousands of album copies and featured on many great hits. Born on unknown, this musician is also a Songwriter, Musician, Disc jockey, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Rapper, Master of Ceremonies so you could call such an individual – multitalented. In terms of net worth, Skepta is believed to have a net worth of $2 Million.

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Skepta’s career beginnings trace back to the early 2000s when he became a part of the grime group Meridian Crew, which consisted of President T, Skepta, JME – Skepta’s brother – Big H, Bossman Birdie and Paper Pabs. After several successful songs, the group disbanded and Skepta and several other members started Boy Beter Know, another grime crew, but also a record label. Some of the artists found on the label include, Frisco, Wiley and Drake.

Furthermore, Skepta launched his solo career, and in 2007 released what was actually his debut studio album – “Greatest Hits” – but before that he also released a mixtape entitled “Joseph Junior Adenuga”. His album received positive critiques, which only inspired him to continue making music, and in 2008 he released a single “Rolex Swee”, which reached No. 89 on the UK Singles Chart. The following year, Skepta released his second album, “Microphone Champion”, and after that success reached a deal with the All Around the World Production (AATW) record label. His first album for the major label “Doin’ It Again”, came out in 2011, and it reached No. 19 on the UK Albums Chart. He also released several songs as singles from the albums, including “Cross My Heart”, which featured Preeya Kalidas, and it reached No. 31 on the UK Chart, and “Rescue Me”, which reached No. 14.

Most recently, Skepta released his fourth studio album “Konnichiwa” (2016), which became his best album to date, as it reached No. 2 on the UK Album Charts, and it became his first album to chart on the US Billboard 200 Chart on No. 160. Furthermore, the album achieved gold status, increasing Skepta’s net worth to a large degree. Some of the songs from albums that propelled Skepta into stardom include “That’s Not Me”, “Man”, and “Shutdown”.

Regarding his personal life, apart from his musical career there is really no info about the successful musician, as he tends to keep his most intimate details away from public eyes.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Skepta
  • Net Worth: $2 Million
  • Date Of Birth: September 19, 1982
  • Place Of Birth: Tottenham, London, United Kingdom
  • Profession: Songwriter, Musician, Disc jockey, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Rapper, Master of Ceremonies
  • Education: University of Greenwich
  • Nationality: English, Nigerian, British
  • Parents: Joseph Adenuga
  • Siblings: Jme, Julie Adenuga, Jason Adenuga
  • Nicknames: Joseph Adenuga, Jr. , Joseph Junior Adenuga
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SkeptaOfficial
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/skepta
  • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skeptagram/
  • MySpace: https://myspace.com/skepta
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5069527/
  • Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/skepta-mn0000558243
  • Awards: BET Award for Best International Act: UK
  • Record Labels: Boy Better Know, All Around the World Productions
  • Albums: Konnichiwa, Blacklisted, Doin’ It Again, Been There Done That, Microphone Champion, Greatest Hits, Thuggish EP
  • Music Groups: Boy Better Know, Roll Deep, Shutdown, That’s Not Me, Man
  • Nominations: NME Award for Best Track, NME Award for Best British Solo Artist, BET Hip Hop Award for Best UK Act, Brit Award for MasterCard British Album of the Year, Brit Award for British Breakthrough Act, Brit Award for British Male Solo Artist, UK Festival Award for Anthem Of The Summer, NME Award for Best A…

Filmography

Soundtrack
Title Year Status Character
Wild Life Festival 2015 TV Series performer – 2 episodes
Radio 1’s Big Weekend Norwich 2015 2015 TV Mini-Series performer – 2 episodes
The Big Dirty List Show: 50 Years of Sex and Music 2013 TV Movie documentary performer: “All Over the House” Video Censored
T4 on the Beach 2012 TV Special performer: “Make Peace Not War”
Actor
Title Year Status Character
Anti-Social 2015 Leon
Music Department
Title Year Status Character
Death Do Us Apart 2014 musician
Self
Title Year Status Character
Wild Life Festival 2015 TV Series Himself
Radio 1’s Big Weekend Norwich 2015 2015 TV Mini-Series Himself – Performer
T4 on the Beach 2012 TV Special Himself – Performer
Celebrity Big Brother’s Big Mouth 2010 TV Series Himself – Performer
Grime 2006 Video documentary short Himself

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