Joey Badass is a popular figure in the American media. He is remarkable for his role as hip hop rapper, lyricist, producer, and actor. Grew up in Brooklyn, New York, and is the founder of the popular hip hop band Pro Era. He recorded many famous mixtapes and also produced some solo ones.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Joey Badass Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Joey Badass- the popular stage performer, has a big name- Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott, belongs to the Caribbean and Jamaican parents. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, on January 20, 1995. He has some nicknames like JayOhVee, Joey B, etc. At his young age, he went to Edward R. Murrow High School to learn acting but eventually came up with music, especially in rapping. He signed in as a lyricist at the age of 11. In search of a perfect rapper name, he changed his name to Joey B.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott|
|Age:||25 years old|
|Birth Date:||January 20, 1995|
|Birth Place:||Brooklyn, New York, U.S.|
|Profession:||Rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$6 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
The 25 years old rapper has a typical Caribbean look with curly hair surrounds his shoulder. He has an attractive outlook of 1.88 m height, and 75 kg weight, coffee-colored body.
Education, School/College University
Joey had a wish to be an actor from his very age, and so he admitted to the reputed institution known for acting- Edward R. Murrow High School. He participated in many plays in his school, and through this journey, he determined to be a professional actor. But his mind changed until he met some of the rappers in his school. By the will of destiny, he discovered him roaming with those rappers and focused his mind towards music. Thus, his academic life came to an end.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
This hip hop artist born in the family of Caribbean parents whose names are unknown. He is the only child of his parents. But he has half-siblings from his father’s side. At his young age of 5, his parents separated and then got divorced. Later, his mother raised him with performing two jobs at a time. Joey is a residence of America by birth, but ethnically he is the Caribbean. He is a Christian by religion, and according to the Guardian, he is a Marxist, though this has some controversies.
Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Joey is more than introvert to express his relationships publicly. No record was found about his love life. He is more concerned about his career nowadays. Neither he is in an affair with someone, nor is he dating somebody. According to the media, he is single at present; he is single.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Single|
|When did he get married? (married date):||N/A|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Joey Badass Gay?||No|
Professional Life and Career
The journey started in 2010 when in October, Joey uploaded a bio-video on YouTube. In 2012, his band Pro Era released their first mixtape named ‘The Secc$ Tap.e.’ On June 12th, 2012, Joey made his solo debut named ‘1999’. These two work gave him name and fame. The mixtape ranked best in 2012 by HipHopDX. Then he released many mixtapes one after another with various artists. In 2015, ‘B4.DA.$$’ and ‘All-Amerikkan Bada$$’ were released on his 20th birthday, and they were smashed hits.
Awards & Nominations
Joey was won the BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Award in 2016 as Social Star and also nominated for the BET Awards and BET Hip Hop Awards for the category of Best New Artist and Rookie of the Year respectively.
Joey Badass Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020
As of July 2020, Joey has an estimated net worth of $6 million. His source of income is his music albums. Additionally, he acted in films and also appeared on television. This is an alternative source of income for him. He also earns a lot from concerts arranged all around the world.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
2015 was not a good year for Joey at all. Back in June 2015, Joey assaulted a security guard by breaking his nose on the eve of Falls Festival in NSW, Australia. He was charged and arrested for that reason. The badass also had some war of words Troy Ave when Joey declared him the no. 1 hip hop artist.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 785702 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 940.6K followers. On Instagram account, he has around 1.8 million followers while on YouTube, he has around 29,902 subscribers.
Joey had an early life full of sorrows for his parents’ separation, but the way he turned himself as a rock star is amazing. His hip-hop indicates the real-life events with straight rather realistic words.