This particular year has been gratifying for Memphis born American rapper, Blac Youngsta. To begin with, he recently dropped his EP called Cut Up and had the charges filed against him in Young Dolph’s shooting dropped as well. Now that he’s got no setbacks, we should expect more from his musical career. However, before his career surges upwards, here is Blac Youngsta’s net worth.
Who is Blac Youngsta? His Career Info
In summary, the rapper’s bio is a serious story full of strife, poverty, and crime. He was born Samuel Marquez Benson in McMillan Street, Memphis on April 8th, 1990. Blac Youngsta was raised under the care of his grandparents. Sadly, the details on his parents appear missing from his wiki-bio; probably sign of a painful past he doesn’t like sharing.
Initially, his grandfather got him a job at a local convenience store since he needed all hands on deck with the bills. Mind you; he was seven years old at the time with hungry brothers barely eating back at home. As a result, Samuel Benson did what anyone in place would do – steal food to feed his family.
Consequently, Blac Youngsta got fired and spiraled into a life of drug sale and crime. The result landed him in prison multiple times for violence and gun-related charges. The prison sentence became an eye-opener that got him to envision the idea of pursuing a rap and music career.
Start in music
Finally, when he got out, he became very popular through local parties and took the pseudonym, Blac Youngsta. Fellow Memphis rapper, Yo Gotti recognized his talents and signed him under his label, CMG. Samuel Benson’s music fell under the three-part dome called Fast Bricks. In the end, he signed to Epic Records and released his debut studio album called 2.23 in February 2018, well on his way to establishing his net worth.
Initially, Blac Youngsta released his first song, Heavy in 2015. This came after the death of his brother a year earlier. Grief and depression became a great tool to channel his vocal talents which saw the release of I Swear to God and Young & Reckless. Moreover, the rapper made the first move on forging his net worth that same year with the mixtape, Fuck Everybody.
So far, Samuel Benson has ten mixtapes, and one EP in 2019 called cut up. His most successful songs include Booty, Hip Hopper featuring Lil Yatchy, Beat It featuring Rich Homie Quan and Heavy with Yo Gotti. Moreover, he has done a few collaborations with artists like Young Thug, Quavo, Jacquees, and YFN Lucci.
Lastly, it has been seven years since Blac Youngsta started his musical journey. So far, Youngsta hasn’t won any significant awards or nominations. However, that’s not to say he sucks. On the contrary, Samuel Benson’s song Booty rose to position 73 on the Billboard Hot 100, which is quite commendable.
Blac Youngsta Net Worth ($ 2 million)
So where does the money come from? Well, the rapper said goodbye to his poverty-stricken days and vowed to travel the world. What better way to do it while promoting his music? Blac Youngsta has done three Headlining World Tours for I’m Innocent, Young & Reckless and I Swear to God in 2017, 2016 and 2015 respectively.
Samuel Benson AKA Blac Youngsta’s net worth is $2 million.
Sources report that he earns an annual salary figurehead of over $200,000, excluding the royalties he gets from CMG and Epic records.
Houses and Cars Details.
In the wake of 2016, Blac Youngsta bought his grandma a house in Memphis. This was a thank you gesture for raising him. Notably, he shared the land-buying prospects on his Facebook page as well. Contrary to his grandparents, Samuel Benson made his living arrangements in Los Angeles.
The mansion under his name costs about $3 million with four floors only accessible through an elevator. It also has a swimming pool and a wrestling ring. However, the ground floor is you’ll find his white Lamborghini parked on the driveway which costs about half a million. Currently, there are no details on Blac Youngsta’s other cars.
|Name||Samuel Marquez Benson|
|Net worth||$2 million|
|Birthdate||April 8th, 1990|
Blac Youngsta is a Memphis born and bred rapper under Yo Gotti’s label CMG. Samuel Benson also signed to Epic Records that oversees most of his musical career and net worth.