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Stormzy is a British rapper, singer and songwriter. He garnered attention on the UK underground music scene through his Wicked Skengman series of freestyles over classic grime beats. Stormzy net worth is $ 20 million
Stormzy was born Michael Ebenazer Kwadjo Omari Owuo Jr on 26th July 1993 in Croydon, London. His mother is Ghanaian.
He grew up in South Norwood, London, with his mother, brother, and two sisters. He attended Harris Academy South Norwood.
He studied for an apprenticeship in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, and worked in quality assurance for two years at an oil refinery in Southampton, Hampshire.
Stormzy Music Career
Stormzy began rapping at the age of 11 and would clash with older rappers at his local youth club.
After garnering attention on the UK underground music scene via his Wicked Skengman series of freestyles over classic grime beats, Stormzy released his debut EP Dreamers Disease independently in July 2014.
In November 2014, Stormzy collaborated with rapper Chip and Shalo on the track “I’m Fine”, also appearing in a video for the song.
In March 2015 he released the single “Know Me From”, which entered the UK Singles Chart at number 49.
In September 2015, he released a final instalment to his “WickedSkengMan” freestyle series, “WickedSkengMan 4”, onto iTunes, along with a studio version of his “Shut Up” freestyle over XTC’s Functions on the Low instrumental.
The track debuted at number 18 on the UK chart dated 24 September, becoming Stormzy’s first top 40 hit and the first ever freestyle to reach the top 40 in the United Kingdom.
Stormzy describes himself as “a child of grime” influenced by the likes of Lethal Bizzle, Bruza, D Double E and Flirta D, but also cites R&B singers such as Frank Ocean and Lauryn Hill as influences on his sound.
Stormzy net worth
Stormzy is worth $20 million. He is number 36 of the young rich list in UK.
Stormzy has funded the ‘Stormzy Scholarship for Black UK Students’ at the University of Cambridge which covers tuition costs for two students and maintenance grants for four.
Stormzy has a total of 30 awards out of 61 nominations. He is a prolific artiste
Some of his awards includes;
BET Awards – Best international act, UK(2015), Best International Act: Europe(2017)
BBC Music Awards – Artiste of the year(2017)
Brit Awards, British Solo male solo Artiste, British Album of the year
Global Awards – Best Song, Best RnB, Hip Hop or Grime
GQ Men of the Year Awards -Solo Artist of the Year
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What is Stormzy’s ethnicity?
His mother is Ghanaian, his father was a taxi driver and he is a cousin of rapper Nadia Rose. He grew up in South Norwood, London, with his mother, brother, and two sisters.
Why is Stormzy so good?
Stormzy is an overtly religious man, who’s message is more often than not a message of peace and love. He has songs about love, songs dedicated to his worship of God, and songs paying tribute to the hard work his mother did throughout his life, and how proud he is that he can repay her.
Is Stormzy intelligent?
Stormzy is naturally intelligent and did well in his GCSEs, gaining six A*s, three As, and five Bs. During a Q&A session with 300 students at the Oxford Guild, he said: “I was a very naughty child, on the verge of getting expelled, but I wasn’t a bad child; everything I did was for my own entertainment.
Stormzy House and Cars
The Grime MC, 25, lives in a townhouse in the wealthy borough of Chelsea with his Radio 1 presenter girlfriend, Maya Jama, 24, and their rottweiler dog Enzo, who reportedly cost £15,000 and is trained to protect them.
Their home is a two storey new build, with lots of big windows and huge sliding patio doors from the living room to garden to let in light.
The sleek white kitchen has an island centrepiece and double oven, making it perfect for hosting dinner parties.
Stormzy owns some luxurious cars among his fleet. Among them include a Rolls Royce Cullinan. Stormzy was gifted a Mercedes G-Wagon by the luxury car company.
What is Stormzys net worth?
Stormzy net worth is valued at $25 million. His main source of income is through music and endorsements. It is reported that the rapper charges between $75,000-$149,999 per show
Stormzy has also been rumoured to have dated singers Alexandra Burke and Jorja Smith.
The last person Stormzy was linked to is a stunning Swedish model called Yasmine Aisha Khalifa Holmgren.
She is signed to the famous agency Wilhelmina Models London, and has clocked up more than 40,000 followers.