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What Is Kodak Black Net Worth In 2020?

Kodak Black Net Worth

Net Worth: $600 Thousand
Age: 22
Born: June 11, 1997
Country of Origin: United States of America
Source of Wealth: Professional Rapper
Last Updated: 2020

Kodak Black Net Worth In 2020

Kodak Black is an American hip hop artist who has a net worth of $600 thousand. Kodak Black was born in Pompano Beach, Florida in June 1997. He joined a rap group at 12 years old. Kodak Black released his debut studio album Painting Pictures in 2017. He has also released the mixtapes Project Baby in 2013, Heart of the Projects in 2014, and Institution in 2015. His mixtape Lil B.I.G. Pac was released in 2016 and reached #49 on the US R&B/Hip-Hop chart. His best known single is “Tunnel Vision” which reached #2 on the US Rap chart, #4 on the US R&B/Hip-Hop chart, and #8 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Kodak Black has also collaborated with other artists including French Montana, Yo Gotti, Rae Sremmurd, DJ Khaled, Jeezy, and more. He has faced several legal issues and has been arrested multiple times including in February 2017. In March 2017, Kodak released a music video that featured the infamous “Cash Me Ousside” girl, AKA Danielle Bregoli. There are also rumors the two slept together which would be a felony because Danielle is only 13 years old.

Kodak Black PersonalLife

Despite rising fame, he has indulged himself in various acts of illegal issues and has been charged and even arrested for these possessions of Marijuana, false imprisonment, sexual scandal, illegal weapon possession, and many more causes a huge loss to his reputation.

Kodak Black Early Life

Bill K. Kapri “Kodak Black” was born on the 11th of June, 1997, in Pompano Beach, Florida. His father left the family soon after Kodak was born, and he was raised by a single mother.

Kodak and his mother shifted to a nearby housing society in Golden Acres where many immigrants from Haiti also lived.

Kodak began selling drugs and indulging in other petty crimes at an early age. He was not interested in school and had a poor attendance record. He got into several fights in school, which led to his expulsion from the school on many occasions.

How Much Is His Current Net Worth

Growing up in abject poverty, Black’s intelligent word play and sheer talent brought him to the attention of the big bosses at Atlantic Records. As of 2020, the rapper has a net worth of $600, 000. In an interview, he admits, “I have a huge drive. I was born with nothing. So I always brought up like: go get it. No matter what. Even if its scoping and poking. Rapping and trapping. You know I did it. I switched my whole grind up from doing that, from scoping and poking to just getting in a booth and just doing my thing.”

How did Kodak Black choose his name?

When Black created an Instagram account, he chose the name Kodak Black because “pictures and all that.” He then became known by Kodak Black and decided to keep it for his stage name.

He also legally changed his name to Bill Kahan Kapri after becoming a Hebrew Israelite during his incarceration in 2018. Kahan means “priest” in Hebrew.

Bill K. Capri, birth name Dieuson Octave, was born June 11, 1997, in Pompano Beach, Florida. His parents are both Haitian immigrants, and his mother raised him in public housing.

As a child, he read dictionaries and thesauruses to expand his vocabulary and began rapping in elementary school. He started going to a trap house in his community to record his music, going by the name of “Black” since six-years-old.

He also participated in several house burglaries and fights. In fifth grade, Kapri’s elementary school expelled him for fighting. He also got arrested as a middle schooler for auto theft. He earned his GED while serving a jail sentence in 2018.

How Did Kodak Black Get So Rich?

The rapper became rich shortly after he signed a deal with the label Atlantic Records in the mid-2010s. A few years prior to this is when he first began rapping. At the age of 12, Black joined a group named “Brutal Youngs”. During this period of time, he used the stage name “J-Black”. Before chasing his solo career, the rapper also spent a year or so in another rap group – “The Kolyons”.

Kodak Black decided to go solo in 2013. That same year, in December, he released his first mixtape called “Project Baby”. He continued to release more music towards the late 2014 and 2015, including two more mixtapes titled “Heart of the Projects” and “Institution”, both released in December 2014 and 2015 respectively. One of the songs included in these mixtapes “Skrt” was heard by the popular rapper Drake, who would use it in a short video. The video was seen by millions in no time and Black’s song quickly went viral.

Ever since late 2015, he gained a lot of popularity and thousands of fans from around the world. Thanks to his unique rap skills, Kodak Black was offered a recording deal with Atlantic Records. In May 2016, after he signed the contract, the young rapper announced he would embark on his first national tour as a headliner alongside label mate Lil Uzi Vert, however, the rapper didn’t take part in “The Parental Advisory Tour”.

Kodak Black Career

Kodak Black began his career when he was 12 years old, and he joined a local small-time rap group named ‘Brutal Youngnz’. He, later on, switched to another group called ‘The Kolyons’.

In 2013, Kodak released his debut mixtape, ‘Project Baby’ which did well at the local nightclubs and brought Kodak significant fame. The following two years, he released two more mixtapes, ‘Heart of the Projects’ and ‘Institution’.

In 2015, famous rapper Drake danced to one of Kodak’s songs, ‘Skrt’, and this was one of Kodak’s major career-defining moments. A number of ‘google’ searches for his song soared and he was exposed to national fame.

Kodak fast-growing popularity came through when he released his fourth mixtape, ‘Lil B.I.G. Pac’. The mixtape was released by Atlantic records and it became his first album to feature on the Billboard music charts.

In 2017, Kodak released a single ‘Tunnel Vision’ which reached the top of many American music charts. The single debuted at the 27th spot and peaked at number six on the ‘Billboard Hot 100’.

In August, he dropped ‘Project Baby’ the sequel to his mixtape ‘Project Baby’. One of the singles from the album, ‘Codeine Dreaming’, became hugely successful and peaked at the 52n spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

On Valentine’s Day 2018, Kodak released another mixtape, ‘Heartbreak Kodak,’ which was yet another success.

Summary

Kodak Black is a controversial rapper who is best known for his singles ‘Roll in Peace’, ‘Tunnel Vision’, and ‘No Flockin’. Black is really young but is already very successful.

His debut album ‘Painting Pictures’ reached the third spot on the Billboard 200 chart.