Net Worth

Young M.A. Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
3 min read

How much is Young M.A. worth? $2 Million

How did Young M.A. earn her money and wealth?

Young M.A. was born with the name Katorah Marrero in the year 1992 on 3rd April. She is a renowned American rapper who rose to fame for her hit single named “Ooouuu” which was released in the year 2016. She is a rapper and songwriter of the hip-hop genre who was born and brought up in Brooklyn in New York. She comes from a Dominican and Puerto Rican ancestry. Her flair for rapping has been prominent from a very young age. She started rapping when she was 9 years old and went on to develop her rapping skills more over a term of nine years. While she resided in Virginia, it was her habit to never stay at a single place for a long time. She moved a lot in southern periphery. When she was 16, she returned back to Brooklyn.

Her passion for rap songs kick-started her music career with a self-funded recording studio along with some local names in record producing sector. All this while, she continued to work at T.J.Maxx and Shake Shack. She rose to fame after her Facebook post with a song named “Brooklyn Chiraq” was criticized in the year 2014 as a particular freestyle to the song “ChiRaq” by Lil herb and Nicki Minaj. Pundit Boyce Watkins described the post as something that promoted violence, negativity, as well as genocidal energy. However, this negative controversy bagged Young M.A. the present recognition she flaunts.

In the year 2015, she went on to release a song named “Body Bag”. This became an instant “YouTube Hit”. After this, she also released her mixtape named “Sleep Walkin”. MTV described it as a debut project that was very thoughtful. Her official and most loved debut single were released in the year 2016 as “Ooouuu”. It peaked at the 19th position over the hot 100 of US Billboard Chart.

By the month of September in 2016, the song bagged close to 7 million Spotify plays. It was also remixed by renowned rappers such as French Montana, Nicki Minaj, Jadakiss, ASAP Ferg, Uncle Murda, Tink, and Bryan Mathers.

When it comes to her sexuality, Young M.A. accepts that she is a lesbian and widely discusses this topic with her music. In an interview with Vogue, she also described that revealing her real self-has helped her in making great music. Recently, she went on to direct her very first movie which was a lesbian relation based porn with Pornhub as the producer of the same. She also appears on HBO ‘s Vice News Tonight on a regular basis as a critique for various music genres.

What are the highest grossing albums of Young Ma?

  1. “Ooouuu”-Music video ad revenue from YouTube (2016): $200,000

Read More: Plies Net Worth

 

SPONSORED LINKS