Here we are going to discuss all the net worth of Drake along with his biography, career, family, and physique. We all know him as the leading actor on Degrassi: The Next Generation in the early years of 2000. From his biography, we got to know that he has an African American father and a Canadian mother. It was the release of his first mixtape called Room for Improvement which was followed by Comeback Season and especially So Far Gone which launched him as a megastar in Hip Hop genre. He signed with Young Money in 2009.
Drake is a rapper, singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur from Canada. He has a studio album to his name called Thank Me Later which was on the number one list of Billboard 200. He got critical acclaim for the Take care (2011), commercial success with Nothing Was the Same (2013) and that propelled him towards gaining a slightly upper hand at having a net worth of millions.
Drake Net Worth 2021
According to the statistics, Drake’s Net Worth is $200 Million while his salary is $70 Million per year. Considered as one of the highest-paid entertainers in the world he has a massive fan following. He started earning money when he was on the drama show Degrassi: The Next Generation and that was before he was liable for giving taxes. From this show, he earned more than $430 million.
If we talk about previous years we will come to know that in 2017-18 Drake earned $45 million. In 2018-19 he earned $75 million. Then next year he earned $50 million.
It is said that Drake approximately earns $1 million per concert.
Let’s have a look at drake’s Earnings year by year-
Drake’s earning in 2010- $10 million
Drake’s earning in 2011- $11 million
Drake’s earning in 2012- $21 million
Drake’s earning in 2013- $11 million
Drake’s earning in 2014- $33 million
Drake’s earning in 2015- $40 million
Drake’s earning in 2016- $40 million
Drake’s earning in 2017- $95 million
Drake’s earning in 2018- $47 million
Drake’s earning in 2019- $75 million
Drake’s earning in 2020- $50 million
Based on this we can count the total amount that reaches $433 million.
The net worth of Drake can also be calculated and compared to his investments in real estate. Although Drake took birth in Canada, he moved to California in 2012. There he lives in a palatial mansion of Los Angele’s Saddle Ranch Bar. He bought this house for $7.7 million in cash. This estate is nicknamed YOLO estate. Multiple residences, 12,000 square-foot of the main house, and 2,000 square feet of party house are included. The estate gives equestrian stables, a 25-people movie theatre, a full-size basketball court, a volleyball court, and the largest private pool in Southern California.
In 2015, he extended his property by buying a neighboring state for $2.8 million. Again in 2018, this property was extended when he decided to buy a neighboring house for $4.5 million.
2016 was the year when he also spend $6.7 million to buy land in the suburbs of Toronto.
So if we calculate it amounts up to around $25 million in real estate.
2019 May saw the video of Drake revealing his private jet which he has named Air Drake. The worth of Jet is $75 – $100 million.
Milestones in Net Worth of Drake
Drake is a celebrity who is considered on among the top 10 highest-paid entertainers in the world. He is topping the net worth of top ten lists every year. After he topped the $100 million mark in net worth in 2017, the next year in 2018 he crossed $200 easily.
According to Forbes in 2019, the latest estimate of Drake’s net worth is up to $150 million. He is certainly a rich man. He has also used his art for stating his money that Please don’t google my net worth, the numbers are way off.
In a list comprising of 30 wealthiest rappers of the World, Drake comes at number 8 with a net worth of $180 Million. He is below Pharrel Williams and above Ice Cube, Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg, Birdman, and many others.
Business Ventures of Drake
Are you wondering how Drake can have so much net worth alone with rapping? Well, you are wrong there. Apart from wrapping, he has invested in other ventures too. Over the years, his name can be seen with major brands like Sprite, Burger King, Whataburger, Nike, and Apple.
Apple Music’s launch saw Drake signing a $19 million deal. This led to the ownership of Drake’s latest release to Apple.
Drake also has his record label with the name of OVO Sound which is the sub-property of Warner Bros. Records. He records major artists like PartyNextDoor, Majid Jordan, Kash Doll and helps producers like Boi-1da, Future the Prince, Mike Zombie, and more.
Global Ambassador of the Toronto Raptors, Drake hosts Drake Night every year with the team. Recently in 2016, he launched his brand of whiskey. It is a bourbon-based drink and called Virginia Black.
Apart from producing music for labels and his label, he tours frequently around the world. The first tour was in 2010 for Away From Home. Five additional headlining tours were commenced in 2019. Summer Sixteen Tour broke all records when it became the highest-grossing hip-hop tour of all time. It earned $84.3 million for 54 shows.
So Drake is on another level of existence when this much net worth is associated with his name. But it is all due to his hard work and good fan following. You can follow him on your youtube channel and enjoy his music as much as you like. From a teen actor to a Rap God, Drake has certainly touched many lives and is a gold mine due to which he is now one of the highest-paid rappers in the world. Good luck to him and you can learn all about him above.