Bobby Shmurda Wiki Biography
Ackquille Jean Pollard was born on the 4th August 1994, in Florida, USA. He is a rapper well known under his professional name Bobby Shmurda. Currently, hip hop, trap and gangsta rap music are the main sources of Bobby Shmurda net worth, although he has taken only the firsts steps in the industry of music. He has been active in the previously mentioned field since 2014.
How much is the net worth of Bobby Shmurda? This relative newcomer has managed to accumulate wealth which is estimated at over $400,000 to date.
Bobby Shmurda Net Worth $400,000
To begin with, Bobbo Shmurda is signed to Epic Records record label and started the career which allowed him to add sums to his net worth. Currently, his discography includes an extended play, two mixtapes and two singles. Shmurda rose to fame after his debut single “Hot Nigga”(2014) produced by Jahlil Beats, was released which topped the Billboard R&B and Rap Tops, peaking in 6th position of the main chart in the USA, and receiving platinum certification. Many remixes of the previously mentioned song have been released by such well known artists as Yo Gotti, Busta Rhymes, Rowdy Rebel, Jadakiss, Chris Brown, Fabolous, Mavado, Junior Reid and others. The music video of the single was released in 2014, containing Shmoney dance choreography which became a phenomenon in the pop culture.
The same year the second single of the artist was released named “Bobby Bitch” (2014) which couldn’t repeat the success of the previous one, although it peaked at 21st and 25th positions of the Billboard Rap and R&B Tops respectively. Both singles were subsequently included on the extended plays album “Shmurda She Wrote” (2014), which peaked at the 5th position of the Billboard Rap Albums Top and 7th position of Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Top.
In addition to this, Bobby Shmurda is known for his guest appearances with the following artists The Game, Freddie Gibbs, Skeme, Rich The Kid, Rowdy Rebel, TeeFLii, Ty Dolla $ign and other artists. As a result, all the engagements related to music have increased the total size of Bobby Shmurda’s net worth.
Unfortunately, the artist’s name has appeared in the headlines after he was arrested at the end of 2014 by New York City Police for alleged murder. It was said that Bobby belongs to the Crips (GS9) gang, and that he killed a member of a rival gang. In addition, he was accused of illegal possession of weapons and other crimes. The accused claimed to be not guilty for the previously mentioned charges. As of the latest reports, Shmurda is waiting for his upcoming trial which is scheduled for October, 2015 with the possibility of spending seven years in prison. More, he is known to have spent 15 month in the juvenile detention. His father is also imprisoned.
Finally, in the personal life of the hip hop artist, he is in a long term relationship with his girlfriend Kimberly Rousseau.
|Full Name||Bobby Shmurda|
|Date Of Birth||August 4, 1994|
|Place Of Birth||Miami, Florida, United States|
|Nationality||United States of America|
|Parents||Gervase Johnson, Leslie Pollard, Hot Boy, Bobby B*tch, Shmoney Dance|
|Record Labels||Epic Records, GS9 Entertainment|
|Albums||Shmurda She Wrote (2014)|
|Nominations||Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Song|
|1||I’m innocent. I’ll explain it to all of them. I’m just a young black kid coming from a nasty neighborhood. I made it out,and a lot of people don’t want to see that.|
|2||I’m guilty for where I live. I was never part of no gang. That’s just because of the neighborhood. You don’t even have to be in the gang to be in the gang. You can probably just grow up in the neighborhood, you part of the gang already.|
|3||I get letters in here (New York City jail)from people with clothing lines, they telling me when I come out they’ve got a bunch of clothes for me. Yesterday I got a letter from a movie director. He said he wanted to shoot a movie of my life.|
|1||He created the ‘Shmoney Dance,’ described as a “long, slow, lopey shoulder dance.” Celebrities like Beyonce, Rihanna, and Chris Brown copied the moves.|
|2||Shmoney Gram – an app that let’s you upload any picture, and that person does the Shmoney-dance.|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||2014||TV Series performer – 1 episode|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live!||2014||TV Series||Himself – Musical guest|
|The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon||2014||TV Series||Himself – Musical Guest|
|2015||BET Award||BET Awards||Best New Artist|