Quavious Keyate Marshall best known as Quavo is a rapper, musician, actor, songwriter, entrepreneur, and record-maker. He formed the popular rap group named Migos alongside his nephew Takeoff and cousin Offset.
Full Name: Quavious Keyate Marshall
Stage Name: Quavo/Huncho
Birthday: April 2, 1991
Place of Origin: Athens, Georgia, United States
Age: 29 years old
Height: 5’10” ft
Weight: 74 kg.
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Profession: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
Total Net Worth: $26 million
Other than his success together with Migos, Quavo has been critically acclaimed for his featuring in several songs that topped the Billboard Hot 100 such as Post Malone’s ‘Congratulations’, DJ Khaled’s ‘I’m The One’, and more.
With the current rising success in his music career, Quavo also tried other ventures including acting and business. Quavo has been in his fair share of television shows alongside other Migos members. The TV appearance made his fame be known globally and earned him tens of thousands of dollars himself.
Furthermore, Quavo debuted his own brand of cognac called MARTELL x QUAVO which influenced several Hennessy drinkers to patronage his brand during the time.
A year later, he also launched Huncho Records, a record label as a way to support young artists. Huncho Records introduced their first three artists in the market namely 904 Reebok, PopOutBoyz, and Street Bud.
To learn more about Quavo’s net worth as of 2020 then keep reading as we will provide you enough information on his rap ventures, personal life, and achievements.
Quavious Keyate Marshall was born on April 2, 1991, in Athens, Georgia to Edna Marshall, a hairdresser and who raised young Quavo by herself the moment his father died when he was only four years old.
He grew up in a suburban area in the northeast of Atlanta called Gwinnett County where he met the other members of Migos, Offset and Takeoff. He started practicing music with the other members of Migos.
Quavo attended Berkmar High School and was able to play the position of a quarterback of its football team during his senior year. He completed his football season with 19-of-25 for 201 yards and three touchdowns for the first win.
However, regardless of holding a record of 28 passes in a football game and winning the 2009 season, Quavo dropped out of Berkmar a few months away before graduation.
Quavo jump started his career in 2009 when he formed the group ‘Migos’ along with fellow rappers Takeoff and Offset.
The trio was directly related to each other in which Quavo is Takeoff’s uncle while Offset is Quavo’s cousin. The three were raised together by Edna Marshall.
Initially, the group was called Polo Club which the trio further find it to be ordinary, and decided to change their name to ‘Migos’. Two years after Migos was established, they released their first unabridged mixtape called ‘Juug Season’. In 2012, Migos produced another mixtape entitled ‘No Label’.
Quavo along with Offset and Takeoff rose to stardom in 2013 after the release of their single titled Versace, where it captured the attention of prominent rappers including Drake. The Canadian rapper Drake remixed the song and landed at number 31 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs.
Besides, Quavo peaked at number 71 on the Billboard Hot 100 with his song Champions as a solo artist featuring several reputed artists in the Hip Hop Industry. The song Versace was certified gold by RIAA or Recording Industry Association of America in 2013.
Quavo continued to be critically acclaimed when he launched his second album ‘Culture’ which earned him a place in the first spot on both the US Billboard 200 and US Top Hip-Hop albums. Furthermore, the chart bursting album made its way as first on the ‘Canadian Albums’ and second on the Australian Urban Albums.
The rapper has been gaining recognition over time which made featuring requests flow outside of Migos. Quavo was featured in songs of several reputable rappers such as Post Malone, Travis Scott, Drake, DJ Khaled, Lil Yachty, Sean Garrett, Ray J, and more.
Furthermore, Quavo released Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho with Travis Scott in December 2017 which had eight songs in it with all eight debuting on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2019, Quavo performed ‘Future’ together with Madonna at the finale of the Eurovision Song Contest 2019.
Aside from music, Quavo was also able to venture out into the business industry. In 2019, he released to the market his own brand of cognac called MARTELL x QUAVO.
This year, Quavo launched his own record label called Huncho Records and introduced its first three artists namely 904 Reebok, PopOutBoyz, and Street Bud.
In April 2015, all three members of Migos was arrested in the middle of their concert at Georgia Southern University along with other members of their entourage.
Quavo was charged with illegal possession of narcotics, marijuana, firearms in a school safety zone and during the commission of a crime. Quavo pleaded not guilty and received a 12-month sentence which was later dismissed after paying a fine.
His most recent achievement was this May 2020 for graduating high school after 11 years after dropping out.
Achievement and Awards
Quavo along with Offset and Takeoff, collectively ‘Migos’, has been nominated for the ‘BET Hip Hop Awards thrice. In2017, the rapper won two Teen Choice Awards in categories, Electronic Dance Song and R&B/Hip-Hop Song.
Aside from that, he also earned two nominations for the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards. In 2018, he was nominated for his work alongside Post Malone in ‘Congratulations’, and DJ Khaled, Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper, and Lil Wayne in ‘I’m the One’.
With Migos, the group was nominated at numerous BET Hip Hop Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and MTV Europe Music Awards.
Quavo total net worth
With the accumulated success Quavo has garnered in his career, he has an estimated net worth of more than $29 million. This has been made possible because of the other source of income Quavo is making from music tours, Spotify streamings, and business ventures.
Although, it is expected for Quavo’s net worth to increase over the years to come as he is still young and there is enough time to build his career in the hip hop industry.