Rae Sremmurd is an American hip-hop duo made of two rap musicians namely; Slim Jxmmi and Swae Lee who hails from Tupelo, Mississippi. The two are best known for their mixtape,’Stremmlife’ which debuted in 2015 and was certified platinum by the RIAA.
What actually propelled the two into the spotlight is their 2014 singles “No Type”, “This Could Be Us”, and “Come Get Us”. Now that you’re familiar with the hip-hop group, let’s get to find out what’s Rae Sremmurd net worth as of 2018 and a few things you might not know about Rae Sremmurd.
Born in 1993, Aaquil Iben Shamon Brown better known by his stage Slim Jxmmi is the older brother to Khalif Malik Iben Shaman Brown alias Swae Lee, born in 1995 and together they were brought up in Inglewood, California. While still in their school, their family relocated to Tupelo, Mississippi which was an ill-famed location. They abided with their step-dad who used to auction drugs in order to educate them. After their high school, the two didn’t attend any college but pursued their passion for music.
Before forming Rae Sremmurd, the two were in another group with Jemiah Middlebrooks who was their high school buddy, and it also included a DJ who played for the group in different gigs. The group was then called ‘Dem Outta St8 Boyz’ and they all had different stage names were Swae was’ Kid Krunk’ Slim took ‘Caliboy’ and Jemiah chose, ‘Lil Pantz’. Their breakthrough in music was with the release of Party Animal in 2010 which gave them an opportunity to entertain in various events including one of the BET shows, ‘106 & Park’.
After Lil Pantz left the group, another rapper called André replaced him where both slim and Swae again changed their stage name to ‘Weirdo’ and ‘Kid The Great’ respectively. Their hard work was appreciated by producer, ‘P-Nazty’ who signed them in his studio, ‘Eardrummers’ where they released the debut single ‘I Dip’ and the 2010 ‘Three Stooges Mixtape’. After struggling with money problems and their friend leaving the group, the two brothers decided to change the group’s name to Rae Sremmurd. That name came from their studio name ‘Eardrummers’ by spelling each word in reverse. What followed in between 2013-2015 was releasing ‘Mikewillbeentrill’, ‘Throw Sum Mo’ and ‘No Flex Zone’. Their success came in 2015 after releasing their mixtape, ‘Stremmlife’ which debuted in many US records and also after collaborating with Nicki Minaj in their remix; ‘Throw Sum Mo’.
Their latest project was in 2016 when they released the sequel album ‘Stremmlife 2’. They also launched their own label, ‘Streamlife Crew Records’ which produces hip-hop and trap music. Although the two have worked on individual singles, their latest song together was, ‘Perplexing Pegasus’ which debuted mid this year.
Awards and Achievements: Rae Sremmurd have been nominated in seven BET awards and winning in one category, being nominated in three Billboard music awards and championing in one category, and the list of their nominations is endless.
Net Worth, Salary & Income
Rae Sremmurd net worth is estimated to be $6.5 million as of writing. Rae Sremmurd net worth figures have greatly been contributed by their music career earnings and concert tours money. Some of their songs have been certified platinum and its reported that on an annual basis the duo earnings are around $350,000. Another of Rae Sremmurd net worth boosting channel is YouTube where its estimated they make around $10,000 per video.
7 Facts You Need To Know About Rae Sremmurd
Rae Sremmurd has been known by a number of platinum certified songs among them is “Black Beatles”, “Swang”, “No Type”, and No Flex Zone”. However, other than their hit singles and there electrifying performances what else do you know about them? Well here are a few things you don’t know about Rae Sremmurd.
1. Swae doest go for candy or water before hitting the stage, but he really loves juice because it has nutrients.
2. On personal grooming, their hair is very important to them.
3. The duo doesn’t concentrate too much on what people view or think about them especially when it comes into fashion.
4. Jxmmi usually loves swimming.
5. They usually go to a gym before and after a show, and Jxmmi favorite workout is push-ups.
6. Some of the places they love are Taco Belland among their favorite menu is Doritos Tacos.
7. Before meeting producer Mike Will Made-It, Rae Sremmurd were once homeless.
Having been brought up together and grown together professionally, the duo has proven to be one of the best in the industry and in 2018 we should expect more from them, in addition, an increase to Rae Sremmurd net worth in 2019.