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Machine Gun Kelly Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Machine Gun Kelly worth? $8 Million

How did the Personality earn his money and wealth?

Born as Richard Colson Baker on April 22, 1990, Machine Gun Kelly, professionally popular as MGK, is an actor and rapper from America. His mother moved out of the house when he was very young. He and his father moved into his aunt’s house. Being from a financially unstable background, he faced a great deal of bullying at school. His father suffered from depression after he lost his job. It didn’t make things any easier. As of 2018, Machine Gun Kelly’s net worth is $8 million.

He stayed in a lot of different countries for short periods of time. He stayed in Germany, Italy, etc. until he and his father moved to US. When Machine Gun Kelly was in 6th grade, he found solace in rap music. He was inspired by Eminem, Ludacris and DMX. One of the songs that really inspired him was “We Right Here” by DMX from his 2001 album, The Great Depression.

Machine Gun Kelly’s songs and raps garnered a lot of attention from classmates. They named him Machine Gun Kelly after his delivery style and speed. That is how Colson Baker came to be known as. Machine Gun Kelly released Stamp Of Approval, in 2006. There is no looking back ever since. He has garnered millions of fans across the globe. Not just only as a singer, actor, but also as a role model. Colson Baker has a kid names Casie, born in 2008. His song “Lead you on” was written in connection with his open addiction to drugs and especially cannabis.

Winning multiple awards on a spree, he is not to be forgotten. He has many followers, young and old alike. His songs (single and albums) have performed very well in the box office as well as the Billboards of top 10, Top 20, charts, etc.

Most of his wealth and earning comes from selling his music. Records such as Lace up have reached another place on the BillBoards. His albums also feature other famous singers such as Twista, Kesha, Iggy Azalea, etc.

What are the highest selling music albums of the Machine Gun Kelly?

  • Lace Up (2019)
  • Black Flag (2010)
  • Bloom (2017)
  • The Break up (2017)
  • Wild Boy (2012)

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