How much is Kodak Black worth? $600 Thousand
How did Kodak Black earn his money and wealth?
Kodak Black, real name Dieuson Octave, was born on 11 June 1997 in Florida, USA. Both of his parents were migrants from Halti. He began rapping while he was in elementary school and started going to a local trap house after the school hours to record music. He chose the username ‘Kodak Black’ for himself when he decided to join Instagram. He, later on, started using the name as his stage name when he began to rap.
Kodak Black is not only an American rapper but is also a songwriter. In 2009, he joined a rap group known as ‘Brutal Youngnz’ at the age of 12 and used a stage name ‘J-Black’ then. Later on Kodak Black joined a local rap group known as ‘The Kolyons.’ He released his first mixtape in December 2013 called ‘Project Baby’ which was followed by the released of another mixtape titled ‘Heart of the Projects’ in December 2014 followed by the mixtape titled ‘Institution’ in December 2015.
In October 2015, Kodak Black signed a deal with the major record company, Atlantic Records. He featured in the single titled ‘Lockjaw’ by French Montana in May 2016 which went on to rank at the 23rd position in the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. In June 2016, Kodak Black released his fourth mixtape titled ‘Lil B.I.G. Pac’ which was his first mixtape to have reached the 49th position on Billboard’s “Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums” chart and 18th position in the Heatseekers Albums chart. The same month, Kodak Black was named as one of the XXL magazine’s ‘2016 Freshman Class.’ He released the single titled ‘Can I’ in 2016.
In February 2017, Kodak Black released the song ‘Tunnel Vision’ which ranked 27 and peaked at 6, becoming his first single to reach the top 10 hit mark in the US Billboard Hot 100 and reach number 17 in the Canadian Hot 100. Kodak Black released his debut studio album titled ‘Painting Pictures’ in March 2017 which reached the rank 3 in Billboard 200 and sold about 71,000 copies in its first week, a record yet again for Kodak Black.
Kodak Black went on to make a sequel of ‘Project Baby’ with ‘Project Baby 2’ which was released in August 2017. He released a ‘Project Baby 2’ deluxe version in November 2017 with the title ‘Project Baby 2: All Grown Up’. The single from this deluxe version titled ‘Codeine Dreaming’ reached the position of 52 in Billboard Hot 100. He recently released a mixtape titled ‘Heartbreak Kodak’ on this year’s Valentine’s Day.
What are the highest grossing songs of Kodak Black?
- Tunnel Vision: Peaked at #6
- Roll in Peace: Peaked at #31
- Drowning: Peaked at #38
- Pills and Automobiles: Peaked at #46
- Transportin’: Peaked at #46
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