Not much. He’s just a normal dude from a normal family.
Michael Ebenezer Kwadjo Omari Owuo Jr. is an English rapper, born as Michael Ebenezer Kwadjo Omari Owuo Jr. in Thornton Heat, London, England.
It was nominated for a MTV Video Music Award and was also his first music video to go to number 1 on YouTube which meant it won several awards and was number 1 on the Spotify Viral 50 for a few weeks.
Stormzy made a billion dollars and has about $25 million in the bank.
Although a talented artist, he was always aware that he had to go to college and obtain a degree. So, he pursued his master’s degree in Communication and Media Studies at the University of Westminster.
While he didn’t start rapping until he was 11 years old, he has roots in Ghana.
I wish I could be as free as a bird, but I have this big chain on my leg.
His first major release was his debut extended play ‘Dreamers Disease’ which was released in 2014. In 2015, Stormzy went on to perform at Glastonbury Festival as a part of the line-up.
Stormzy was the face of the MAMA Awards campaign, which was created to promote the show. He also performed all the acts on the line up, including Dua Lipa, Stormzy, Jessie J, Craig David, Rita Ora, and Sam Smith.
In 2019, Stormzy released his fourth mixtape ‘I Am A Mover’ which charted at number 24 on the UK Albums Chart. Later that year, the rapper released a collaboration titled ‘Blinded By The Light’ featuring British grime singer Stormzy and British rapper JME. In 2020, it was announced that Stormzy will be the face of the re-introduced Adidas Yeezy shoes.
Stormzy has worked with Big Narstie, Yungen (and now Raleigh Ritchie) and Nick Jonas. There’s a lot more going on in his career and I’m excited to see what comes next.
In 2016, Stormzy was a featured artist on the single ‘Feed Em to The Lions’ and released his debut album Gang Signs & Prayer. The following year, he released his debut EP in collaboration with Wiley titled ‘Wiley x Stormzy EP’ which was followed by his second album ‘I Am Not A Human Being II’ in 2017.
He has made a name for himself in the music industry. Solo45 is his most recent studio project. It includes the single ‘5ive’. Little Mix’s Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’ (Remix) is his most recent studio project. It includes the song ‘Shape of You’.
This is one of the most successful British rappers of all time with over 2 million followers on Instagram as of May 2019. He is considered by many to be the “Godfather of grime”. He sold over 30 million copies of his debut album and is one of the few British artists to receive 4 Diamond awards from the music industry.
He’s been working on his craft since he was eight years old. He also started his career as a rap producer at 16 and has been at the top of the UK charts ever since.
Favorite Quotes from Stormzy
Stormzy has said that he has a good relationship with the UK’s Black community, and has an affinity with the British culture. But he also says he has a strong connection with his Ghanaian roots, and says he wants to create a platform to share his own form of Black British culture.
If you read a book, you need to write a detailed review so that others can see that you’ve read it, and they give you a badge. If you’re competing for badges, you will always try and do better than everyone else. This will be your motivation to do better.
I’m a realist and I’m never gonna take a dream or an opportunity to just be greedy.
And that’s the beauty of me.
His music is really great and his style is also very unique. He is one of the best rappers in the world and we do hope that he will soon get an amazing opportunity to prove it.
She has amassed a fortune of approximately $25 million.