Young M.A Net Worth

Young M.A Net Worth, How did the American female rapper acquire her wealth? Read on to find out more about Young M.A Net Worth, her life and career.

About Young M.A

Young M.A Net Worth

Young M.A. – DJ Booth

Young M.A is a famous young American rapper who has been rapping since the age of nine. She quickly became an Internet sensation for her talents.

Ever since she released her single ‘Ooouuu’, she has gained a lot more popularity and recognition from some of the rap industry’s biggest names.

So what is Young M.A Net Worth? Keep reading to find out more about Young M.A Net Worth.

Full Name: Katorah Marrero
Profession: Rapper
Date of Birth: April 3, 1992
Nationality: American
Age: 27
Net Worth: $2 Million


Young M.A Early Life and Career

Katorah Marrero popularly known as Young M.A was born in New York City on April 3, 1992. When she was only 1 year old, her father was sent to prison and was later released when she was 11 years old.

At age of seven, her family moved to Chesterfield Virginia because her mother wanted them to be as far away from the violence of East New York as possible and she also wanted her children to get a good education.

During school, Young M.A. started to write down her rhymes and in 2001 she began rapping for the very first time.

Her mother later bought her a karaoke machine and set up her very first studio in her closet. Young M.A’s mother and uncle also enjoyed rapping but never pursued it.

Young M.A did well in school and became involved in basketball and football. She enjoyed the Air Jordan brand of athletic wear and her mother often gifted her the latest shoes.

Thereafter, Young M.A became the lead vocalist of a rap group in Virginia called ‘Money Makers’ but soon after relocated once again to Brooklyn New York when she was 16 years old.

She was devastated at the loss of her older brother who is killed in 2009 because of gang violence in Pennsylvania. This led her to become severely depressed and stop making music.

After high school, M.A. worked small jobs to make enough money for a recording studio to pursue her music. In 2014, an American author expressed his dislike towards one of her songs titled ‘Brooklyn’ because he thought it promoted violence, negativity, and black racial killing.

But, this only made Young M.A. more popular as the author’s audience quickly ran to see the song for themselves and the song now has over 12 million views on YouTube.

She released her debut mixtape called ‘M.A. the mixtape’ in 2015 and followed it up with her second mixtape called ‘sleepwalking’ that same year.

In 2016, Young M.A dropped one of her most successful singles titled ‘Ooouuu’ which as of July 2018 has over 266 million views. Ever since, she has collaborated with several other big rappers including Young Thug, C.A.S.H., and Dae DAE.

She has also been featured on several television programs such as the Wendy Williams show, the Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, MTV Woodies, and verified.

Highlights of Young M.A Career

SleepWalkin (2015)

HerStory (2017)

Praktice (2018)

Young M.A Net Worth

As of 2019, Young M.A Net Worth is $2 Million. Young M.A Net Worth is no doubt earned from her music career.

Young M.A Favorite Quotes

‘That’s why I keep it going. All the negativity, all the hate, all of that doesn’t phase me. Because I have a purpose. This is my purpose.’


‘There’s no need to make it shine and make a show, this is just me. I’m expressing me, that’s all I’m doing.’


‘I was nine, 10 years old writing songs, and I thought I was the best. Though people also used to say it in the neighborhood. I never had any doubt about my music. Being on stage is something I always dreamed of, being in front of thousands of people and performing.’


‘Every day I get at least ten or more comments from people telling me how much I inspire them. From guys, straight guys, girls, straight girls, it doesn’t matter. Your race doesn’t matter – I’ve been told by multiple people that I’m very inspiring to them and it makes them want to achieve whatever they can achieve.’

3 Rules for Success from Young M.A

Let’s take a look at some of the lessons we can learn from Young M.A:

  1. Find your purpose

Clearly define what your purpose in life is and go after it. Once you found your purpose don’t let anything get in your way or stop you from for filling what your purpose in life.

  1. Be true to yourself

You don’t have to change who you are for anyone else be yourself and be proud and embrace it. You don’t have to pretend to be someone you’re not just don’t change who you are for anyone else be yourself and be proud and embrace it.

  1. Inspire others as much as you possibly can

Be the person who inspires others to go after their dreams and make them come true. Set an example that you would want other people to follow and remember you for.


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