DJ Akademiks Net Worth is
DJ Akademiks Biography
Livingston Allen was born on 17 May 1991, in Spanish Town, Jamaica, and as DJ Akademiks is a YouTube personality, best known for his channel on which he does commentary on numerous social issues. He also reports on rumors and gossip about the hip hop community. He’s established other YouTube channels which have also found popularity. He’s been active on the website since 2014, and all of his endeavors have helped put his net worth to where it is today.
How rich is DJ Akademiks? As of late-2017, sources inform us of a net worth that is at $500,000, mostly earned through success on YouTube. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.
DJ Akademiks Net Worth $500,000
DJ grew up in Jamaica but in 2001 his family moved to New Jersey, USA. He subsequently attended Rutgers University where he studied biomathematics. He was also a disc jockey under the moniker “Late Night Creep”, which was the start of his DJ endeavors. He was also very interested in the hip hop music scene, and seeing that there were numerous online posts regarding rumors of the scene, he decided to compile this information and present it through a YouTube channel. His popularity started to grow after he released a video covering the “South Side Chicago Drill”, which continued on an upward trajectory, and more opportunities for him to increase his net worth started appearing.
Akademiks’ YouTube subscriber count eventually reached 1.3 million with his videos attracting over 100 million views – he describes his channel as entertainment news, and some of his most popular videos have over three million views each, including “50 Cent Testifies that his Lifestyle is Fake, Cars & Jewelry Rented”, “Rapper ‘Stitches’ Exposed”, and “Bobby Shmurda Turns 21 Years Old Today in Jail”. He’s also collaborated with rapper Joe Budden in a debate show entitled “Everyday Struggle”. Due to the nature of his videos, he’s entered feuds and has had controversies with numerous hip hop personalities, with several rappers showing hostility to him. He often fights with various people on his channel, but including fans, celebrities and producers, sometimes being criticized as disrespectful. Some of the names that he’s had battles with include Vic Mensa, Soulja Boy, Wale, and Meek mill, but DJ Akademiks tries to resolve most of his feuds in a non-violent manner.
Akademiks also has other channels focused on other content. Some of these include “LateNightCreepVids”, “The War in Chiraq”, and “King Akademiks”, which have all had a hand in increasing his net worth.
He’s also mentioned that he wants to try his hand at creating an album, though Rapper Waka Flocka has stated that DJ won’t be able to make one as only rappers can make albums.
For his personal life, not much is known about DJ’s romantic relationships, although there are rumours of him possibly marrying. He was a key figure in helping Gucci Mane get back to the recording studio after his prison release. DJ also mentioned in an interview that he wants to visit Jamaica more often.
|Date Of Birth||May 17, 1991|
|Place Of Birth||Spanish Town, Jamaica|