Symba grew up listening to Jay-Z, Tupac, Snoop Dogg, and Ice Cube. Growing up, he has been influenced by Future, Kendrick Lamar, J Cole, and Drake. Now that it’s his time to shine, Symba never imagined he would be compared to his idols. His fame on the internet and influence in the music industry led us to him. In this article, we will reveal details about his personal life and how he has become an upcoming household name in the world of Hip Hop.
Symba was born on 11th April 1992 in Oakland, California. His passion for music was second after basketball. This would later change when he got challenged by his friend Bam who was also a practicing rapper. Since the day he picked the mic, he found himself battling with other kids.
When he started recording, he used his childhood moniker Symba given to him by his parents because he loved watching The Lion King. Although he is a believer in talent, Symba is open about working with record labels because it opens a person to other crowds and other artists as well. Starting off as an artist, Symba had his mom and a few other people.
In 2011, he met his first manager, Chelsea Blythe who worked as an intern at Interscope but her ambition was to become an Artist and Repertoire. With just that information, Symba teamed up with her. Chelsea introduced Symba to a wider crowd and more people. She later got a position as an A & R at Columbia Records where Symba made his first record deal.
His time at Columbia was cut short as things did not go well with the staff. In 2018, he went solo before landing a deal the following year with Atlantic Records. While at Atlantic he dropped the project Don’t Run From RAP (Responsibilities and Principles) and a couple of Freestyle.
His style of rap reflects the new generation and the direction hip hop is taking. Symba’s style is confident and bold and bits of corniness in there. His freestyles have got the attention of big stars like Lebron James. He has also rubbed shoulders with iconic hip-hop stars like Lil Wayne, Dr. Dre, Elon Musk, and Joyner Lucas. He has also worked with 2 Chainz, Roddy Rich, and OT Genasis.
Symba Net Worth
His success as an artist has made him highly influential. He has been featured in XXL, the Fader, Hip Hop Dx, and Cool Accident. Symba has been dubbed as one of the greatest stars of the future. Aside from his music, Symba is a father to a son from a relationship. The father of one prides his son as his greatest source of strength. He also earns big money from his music. His net worth as of 2022 could be approximately $5 million. Other upcoming artists, you can check out are GoGo Morrow, Julia Cole, Alewya Demisse, Aina Breiyon, and John Summit.
His latest Album is Result Take Time, released in 2022. Other albums are II words and Don’t Run From Rup.