Mac Miller Net Worth, How did the late American rapper acquire his wealth? Check this article to find out more about Mac Miller Net Worth, his career and his personal life.
About Mac Miller
Mac Miller was an American rapper and he was loved by many. The whole world was shocked and saddened at the news of the death of everyone’s favourite rapper, Mac Miller, who passed away on 7th September 2018.
His death is a tragedy the entertainment industry is still recovering from. Though Mac Miller was an excellent performer.
|Full Name:||Malcolm James McCormick|
|Date of Birth /Death:||January 19, 1992 to September 7, 2018|
|Net Worth:||$9 Million|
Mac Miller Early Life and Career
Malcolm McCormick popularly known as Mac Miller was born on January 19, 1992, in Point Breeze, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His father, Mark McCormick was an architect, and his mother, Karen Meyers, a photographer.
He had an older brother, and they were both raised Jewish. Mac attended a Catholic grade school so he can obtain a good education and an opportunity to play football and lacrosse.
Mac later attended Winchester Thurston school before graduating from Taylor Allderdice High School. At age 6, he had learned how to play the piano, drums, guitar, and brass instruments. He had dreamt of becoming a singer but chose to rap at the age of 14 instead.
He began to put much focus on his musical career from high school, citing that, ‘Once I hit 15, I got really serious about it and it changed my life totally because I used to be into sports, play all the sports, go to all the high school parties. However, immediately I found out hip-hop is almost like a job, that’s all I did.’
In 2009, he changed his music name to Mac Miller with the release of two mixtapes – The Jukebox: Prelude to Class Clown and The High Life. He won the 21& Under of the Year Award at the 2010 Pittsburgh Hip Hop Awards as well as the Award for Best Hip Hop Video for ‘Live Free’.
At age 14, Mac Miller started his career in music when he released his first mixtape ‘But my Macking aint Eazy’ under the name Easy Mac in 2007. A year later, he joined the rap group ‘The Ill Spoken’and released his second mixtape How High with the group.
He went on to release several other mixtapes after seeing the success of How High. Mac then competed in the MC Competition at Shadow Lounge before signing a record deal with Rostrum Records in 2010.
Miller released his debut studio album a year later titled Blue Slide Park with the label. The album was well-received by his fans sold over 144,000 copies a week after it released and topped the US Billboard 200 Chart. The same year, he made his film debut starring in movies such as ‘Single Ladies’ and ‘Jamb Fab Five’.
In 2013, he founded his own label called Remember Music and signed his label with Warner Bros. Records in 2014. The deal was said to worth $10 million.
Then in 2018, Mac Miller released his last studio album titled ‘Swimming’ on 3rd of August of the year.
Mac Miller Net Worth
As of today, Mac Miller Net Worth is $9 Million as estimated before he died. Mac Miller Net Worth is accumulated from his musical career with album releases and sales, as well as bagging several endorsement deals and investing in real estate properties and facebook.
In 2012 through 2015, Mac Miller was dubbed the highest-earning rapper with an accumulation of $19.5 million.
Mac Miller Personal Life and Death
Miller suffered from anxiety-stress during his Macadelic Tour in 2012 in order to suppress his stress. This led him to consume purple drank A.K.A Lean which he later became addicted to.
However, in January 2013, he revealed in an interview with Complex that ‘I love lean; it’s great. I was sad and I was on lean very heavy’. Also, I was so fucked up all the time it was bad. My friends couldn’t even look at me the same. I was lost.’
Later in November Miller quit taking Promethazine then he started the shooting of his reality show named “Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family”.
He also ran a charity organization called “The Mac Millers Circles Fund”. According to Mac Miller, ‘The foundation aims to create opportunities for young people by providing the necessary resources and programs’.
After his death, the Charity received a part of the money left behind by Miller.
Mac Miller was found dead in his 3-bedroom home in Los Angeles from an apparent drug overdose on 7 September 2018. He was only 26-years-old.
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