Waka Flocka, whose real name is Juaquin Malphurs, is an American rapper who was born on May 31, 1986, in Queens, New York. He later moved to Riverdale, Georgia with his family. His mother is Debra Antney, who is the founder and CEO of the Atlanta based Mizay Entertainment that manages Waka Flocka and several other rap artists.
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2. Income & Salary
Waka Flocka first found success with his first album titled Flockaveli that was released in 2010. This album debuted at number six on the Billboard 200 and featured a hit single entitled “O Let’s Do It”. As a result of this success, MTV named Waka Flocka as one of the best rap artists of the year. In 2011, he went on to release multiple mix tapes as well as a collaborative album with fellow rapper Gucci Mane entitled Ferrari Boyz. Waka Flocka’s second album, Triple F Life: Friends, Fans & Family, was released in 2012, which contained a lead single with fellow rapper Drake entitled “Round of Applause”. The album was another success and debuted at number 10 on the Billboard 200. He has been busy in 2013, announcing the completion of his third album entitled Flockaveli 2. Although this album is not scheduled to be released until early 2014, Waka Flocka released two mix tapes in 2013, DuFlocka Rant 2 and DuFlocka Rant: Halftime Show. These mixtapes featured several other popular rap artists including T.I., French Montana, Young Scooter, Lil Wayne and Gucci Mane.
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3. Estimated Net Worth
Waka Flocka’s successful album sales have made him one of the most popular rap artists of today, and the 2014 release date of his Flockaveli 2 album is highly anticipated by fans. Waka Flocka’s net income is estimated to be at $4.5 million.