What is Soulja Boy Net Worth?
|Net Worth||$30 million (Approx)|
|Full Name||DeAndre Cortez Way|
|Age||31 years old (2022)|
|Date of Birth||28 July 1990|
|Birthplace||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Parents||Tracy Way, Lisa Way|
DeAndre Cortez Way, professionally known as Soulja Boy is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer. His debut single ‘Crank That’ peaked number 1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in September 2007.
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Soulja Boy Early Life
DeAndre Cortez Way was born on 28th July 1990 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. His father’s name is Tracy Way, and his mother’s name is Lisa Way. When he was six years old, his family moved to Atlanta. At 14 years old, he moved to Batesville, Mississippi with his father. In 2011, his younger brother Deion Jenkins was killed in a car accident.
Soulja Boy completed his higher studies in South Panola high school in Batesville, Mississippi.
Personal Life, Affairs, And Marriage
Soulja Boy engaged twice with Rosa Acosta in 2009. He dated his various fellow musicians including rapper Diamond, Keri Hilson, and Teyana Taylor. He is also linked to adult model Rubi Roe, Nia Riley, and Lil Mama.
Soulja Boy achieved in both music, and acting careers. Most of the songs peaked in Billboard.
Soulja Boy’s dad offers him a recording studio to explore his musical ambitions. He uploaded his songs on the SoundClick website in November 2005. After receiving the positive review, he created accounts on Myspace and YouTube.
In 2007 March, he released his debut independent album Unsigned & Still Major: Da Album Before da Album. In the same year, he released his hit song ‘Crack That’, which reached the number 1 place in U.S. Billboard Hot 100. This song led him to sign with Interscope records.
His main label debut album Soujiaboytellem.com was released on 2nd October 2007 in the United States. It peaked at number 4th on Billboard 200 and Top hip-hop album charts. In 2009, he released his third single “Turn My Swag On’ which peaked at number 19 on the Billboard hot 100.
Soulja Boy’s next albums were not successful. Then from 2011 to 2014, he started releasing some mixtapes and found main success. In 2014, he was signed onto the Universal Music Group.
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On 2009 January 7, Soujia Boy announced the release of his own cartoon named Soujia Boy: The animated series. But only one episode was released.
In 2010 August, he announced his interest to make a film about his life and he discussed this idea with Nick Cannon. Later he was approached by Peter Spirer. Later this film was released as Soujia Boy: The Movie on 18th October 2011 when he was also arrested for a drug charge.
On 22nd April 2011, he announced his debut in acting as playing the major role of Bishop in the justice remake, and it would telecast on BET. In 2013, he confirmed the guest-starring in the upcoming film officer down. Soulja Boy’s Net Worth is estimated at around $7 million.
Height: 5 feet 9 inches
Body measurement: 37-30-13.5
Hair color: Black
Eye color: Dark brown
Social Media Accounts
YouTube: Soulja Boy
Latest News, Updates, And Controversies About Soulja Boy
Recently, Soulja Boy announced that he is leaving the hip-hop music career behind to fully focus on his acting profession.