Travis Scott Net Worth 2022 (Forbes) – Salary, Income, Girlfriend

Travis Scott Net Worth 

Travis Scott is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter who has an estimated net worth of $65 million. Born as Jacques Webster, he gained limelight in 2012 when he signed his first major label-deal with Epic Records. Not looking back, he ended the year on a high note by inking a deal with Kanye West’s GOOD Music’s, VERY GOOD Beats.

To mark his association, he was seen in the label’s 2012 compilation ‘Cruel Summer’. In April 2013, Scott signed a record deal with T.I.’s Grand Hustle imprint as well. Same year, he made his big debut on the music scene with his first full length mixtape ‘Owl Pharaoh’. Scott’s journey as a rapper and singer zoomed further as he followed it with a second mixtape ‘Days Before Rodeo’, in August 2014.

However, it was the single ‘Antidote’ from his album ‘Rodeo’ that catapulted his career to a glorious future. The single not just became a big hit, but was his first to reach the top 20 of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Scott’s career has been soaring high since then and his second album ‘Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight’ and a collaborative album ‘Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho’ have faired extremely well.

To calculate the net worth of Travis Scott, subtract all his liabilities from his total assets. Investments, savings, cash deposits, and any equity he has in a house, car, or other similar asset are included in the total assets. All debts, such as personal loans and mortgages, are included in total liabilities.

Here’s the breakdown of his net worth:

Name: Travis Scott
Net Worth: $65 Million
Monthly Salary: $500 Thousand
Annual Income: $13 Million
Source of Wealth: Rapper, Record producer, Composer

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Early Life

Travis Scott was born on April 30, 1992 in Houston, Texas as Jacques Webster. He spent much of his childhood in Missouri City with his grandmother. He later moved to the suburbs to be with his father.

He attended a private school before attending Elkins High School. He graduated from the same in 2007 and went on to attend the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Scott, however, dropped out of college in his sophomore year to pursue a career in music. His parents were enraged by this and stopped financially supporting him.

Career

Travis Scott moved to New York City after dropping out of college to pursue a career in music. Initially, he aspired to be a record producer and began concentrating on hip hop production. He spent a lot of time in New York at the Just Blaze studio.

He teamed up with a longtime friend, Chris Holloway, and the two formed the band ‘The Graduates.’ They released their first EP on the social networking site MySpace a year later, in 2008.

In 2009, he formed ‘The Classmates’ with his former classmate OG Chess. The Classmates released two albums between 2009 and 2010. The first was with Buddy Rich, and the second with Cruis’n USA. Scott focused on the production aspects of both projects. The duo remained together until 2012, when they split up due to financial and personal issues.

Travis Scott was going through a rough patch in his life, both professionally and personally. While nothing significant was happening in his music career, his financial difficulties left him with meager means of survival. He traveled from Los Angeles to Houston to Los Angeles. TI of Grand Hustle Record happened to hear Scott’s production ‘Lights Love Sick’ and signed a deal with him.

Scott’s first full-length release was a mixtape called ‘Owl Pharaoh.’ However, whether due to fate or bad luck, the project’s release was delayed and was later re-created by Kanye West and Mike Dean. Meanwhile, Scott released ‘Blocka La Flame,’ a remix of Pusha T’s single ‘Blocka’ on the GOOD Music label.

Scott released a music video for the song ‘Quintana,’ which was originally set to appear in ‘Owl Pharaoh,’ in March 2013. Scott joined the XXL Freshman Class of 2013 during this time.

Travis Scott released a preview of his first commercial debut single, ‘Upper Echelon,’ at the end of March 2013. Finally, the song was sent to Urban Contemporary Radio and made available for free download.

Scott released his song ‘Don’t Play’ in July 2014 as a prelude to his first major label debut studio album, ‘Days Before Rodeo.’ The song was a huge success. This success prompted Scott to announce the ‘The Rodeo Tour,’ a concert tour with Rich Gang rapper Young Thug and producer Metro Boomin. The tour began in Santa Ana, California on March 1, 2015, and ended in Portland, Oregon on April 1, 2015.

The Rodeo Tour was a huge success, and Travis Scott became an overnight sensation. Kanye West, Chris Brown, Wale, and Birdman made special guest appearances on the tour’s various legs, which took place in cities such as Denver, Colorado, Houston, Texas, Chicago, Illinois, Detroit, Michigan, New York City, Atlanta, Georgia, Philadelphia, San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, California, and Seattle, Washington. It is regarded as one of the wildest rap tours in recent memory.

Scott’s long-awaited album ‘Rodeo’ was released in September 2015. It featured various artists as special guests. The album was a huge success, debuting at number three on the US Billboard 200 chart. ‘Rodeo’ hit the number one spot on the Billboard Rap Album chart.

‘3500’ and ‘Antidote’ were two singles from his album ‘Rodeo.’ While ‘3500’ was a well-received hit, it was ‘Antidote’ that launched his career. It went on to be the highest-charting single on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States, peaking at number 16.

In 2016, he collaborated with Thug on the single ‘Pick Up The Phone.’ The single was a huge success, peaking at number 43 on the Billboard Hot 100. The Recording Industry Association of America certified it double platinum (RIAA).

Scott announced in mid-2016 that the titles of his second and third albums would be ‘Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight’ and ‘AstroWorld,’ respectively. On his third episode of.wav radio in September 2016, he announced the release of his second album, ‘Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight.’

He later made the album available on iTunes and Apple Music. The album debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 on September 11, 2016. He signed a deal with Universal Music Publishing Group the next day.

Scott performed at Champion Square during All-Star Weekend in New Orleans in February 2017. He also performed at the New Orleans BUKU Music + Art Project festival a month later, in March. At the same time, he green-lit his next concert tour, ‘Birds Eye View,’ which included stops in New Orleans, Louisiana, and Eugene, Oregon. The European leg of the tour began on June 23 and ended on July 9.

Aside from working on his third album, he appeared on the track ‘Portland’ from Canadian rapper Drake’s project ‘More Life.’ The song peaked at number nine on the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States, becoming his highest charting song as a featured artist. During this time, he began collaborating on an album with Atlanta-based rapper Quavo of Migos.

Scott released three new songs on SoundCloud in May 2017, including ‘A Man,’ ‘Green & Purple’ (featuring Playboi Carti), and ‘Butterfly Effect.’ He followed it up with a ‘DAMN.Tour’ and a performance on their single ‘Walk On Water’ at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards.

Scott was featured on Trippie Redd’s single ‘Dark Knight Dummo’ by the end of 2017. It reached number 72 on the Billboard Hot 100. ‘Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho,’ his collaborative album with Quavo, was released a week later. The album debuted at number three on the Billboard 200, and seven songs charted on the Billboard Hot 100.

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Major Works

Travis Scott’s most notable work was his debut album ‘Rodeo,’ which included the single ‘Antidote.’ While ‘Rodeo’ debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 chart and number one on the Billboard Rap Album chart, its lead single ‘Antidote’ became his highest-charting single on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at number sixteen. It was his first gold single.

Scott’s second album, ‘Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight,’ was a major success and cemented his position as a rapper and singer. The album aided him in landing a contract with Universal Music Publishing Group.

Personal Life & Girlfriend

Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner have been dating since April 2017. Rumors of Jenner’s pregnancy with the couple’s first child began to circulate in September. Stormi, the couple’s daughter, was born in February 2018.

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