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Soulja Boy Net Worth & Income

Soulja Boy Net Worth – $35 million

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DeAndre Cortes Way, who is professionally known as Soulja Boy, is a famous American rapper, record producer, and actor.

Way had the spotlight for the first time in 2007 with the release of his debut track, Crank That.

The song was so successful it held the number-one spot on the Billboard Top 100 for 7 weeks, selling three million digital copies for the first time in history.

He is well renowned for his performance, as the track has been described as the biggest dance fad since the Macarena, with an instructional video on YouTube wracking up 27 million views boy early 2008.

In Way’s debut year in the spotlight, he was ranked number 18 on the Forbes list of Hip-Hop Cash Kings of 2010, with a record-high first year earning of seven million in that year.

Way continued to make hit tracks with follow-up songs such as ‘Kiss me thru the Phone’ and ‘Turn my Swag on,’ which became very popular with younger audiences, This was also accredited to Way being the first Rapper to post his songs on YouTube.

The Origin Story

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He was born on July 28th, 1990, in Chicago, Illinois.

DeAndre moved twice in his childhood, once to Atlanta, Georgia, when he turned six years old, and then again to Batesville, Mississippi, when he was 14.

Way had a very supportive family and a healthy upbringing which is rare for most American rappers.

When he turned fourteen, his father, who was very supportive of his talent, provided him with a recording studio.

In that studio, he practiced his skills and went on to begin his musical career.

Way utilized the internet as no other had done before. He posted his first song on in November 2005, which was a great success.

He continued to follow the trending internet platforms and created accounts on MySpace and YouTube, where he posted his first hits.


what is the net worth of Soulja Boy


Way’s successes in his career can largely be attributed to his use of the internet, by always using the latest trending sites and being the personality, he has formed the perfect storm for his success.

DeAndre’s continued use of those early internet sites is seen by releasing his debut independent album ‘Unsigned & Still Major: Da Album Before da Album’ in 2007 via

He used his momentum to next release his renowned Crank That to YouTube, which led to his record label signing with Interscope records.

Interscope helped release his official debut album, followed by The DeAndre Way.

He released singles and mixtapes before his next signing with Cash Money Records, where he released ”Loyalty” and ”Best to Ever Do It,” which became the bestselling albums of Soulja Boy.

In 2014, Way signed with Universal Music Group to make the last music of his career.

The highlight of his career is his Grammy nomination; this was due to Crank That having a seven-week non-consecutive run in the billboard top 100, he sadly lost to Kanye West and T-Pains, ‘Good Year.’

In 2021, Soulja released the albums “Big Draco” and “Big Draco 2.” 

“Big Draco 3” followed in 2022.

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Way maintained many romantic relations with well-known women.

Soulja Boy dated India Love, British Williams, and Rubi Rose, and has been engaged twice to Rosa Acosta Nia Riley.

He had the longest relationship, with the latter of the two being on and off again for over a decade.

As of 2019, however, they appear to have ended their relationship, since then, he has shown no new romantic connections.

In late 2022, the artist and his girlfriend, Jackilyn Martinez, welcomed their first child together — a baby boy named KeAndre.


Not much is known about Way’s family. However, what is known is tragic — on the 22nd of March 2011, his younger brother, Deion Jenkins, was killed in a car accident.

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Soulja Boy Net Worth


Soulja Boy – Net Worth

So, how much is Soulja Boy worth? Way’s net worth has many contributors due to his larger-than-life personality. His largest stream is undoubtedly his song and album sales, with millions of copies sold worldwide. Therefore, Soulja Boy has an estimated net worth of $35 million.

Concerts and performances are his second-largest, with Way performing all over the world, from Australia to Europe, in addition to his acting career, a large amount of his net worth comes from this.

His debut Hollywood role in a movie about his career, aptly named Soulja Boy: The Movie.

Way also designed fashion-creating brands such as; BLVD Supply, Ocean, S.O.D Clothing, and more.

In 2021, Way launched ”Soulja Exotics” in collaboration with Grizzly Peak.

DeAndre has had more financial endeavors in areas further from his expertise, such as Poker and Video Game consoles which did not result in success.

On YouTube, Soulja Boy has over 1.9 billion views — about $6 million in revenue before taxes.

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