DJ Akademiks Net Worth
What is DJ Akademiks net worth today. Find out below.
DJ Akademiks is a media personality and YouTuber with Jamaican-American origins. He makes videos that contain satirical commentaries on different events in the urban life of the entertainment industry. DJ’s YouTube channel started to gain more and more popularity during the year 2014. DJ Akademiks’s main YouTube channel currently counts over 1 million subscribers and gathers over 530 million views. He is also well known by hosting his own hip hop debate show alongside with rapper Joe Budden and broadcaster Nadeska Alexis. Their show was started on April 10, 2017. Their debate show constantly appears on the Complex News YouTube channel.
DJ Akademiks was born in Spanish Town, Jamaica on May 17, 1991. His real birth name is Livingston Allen. Allen moved to the United States when he was in high school. After graduating high school, he went to Rutgers University. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in biomathematics. During his studies at the university, he discovered his passion for music production. This discovery led him to DJing in the future. At that time Allen also opens his own website called “Late Night Creep.” In this website, he speaks about hip-hop music news. Later DJ Akademiks started covering news in the urban entertainment industry and making satirical videos on his YouTube. Thanks to his coverage of the drill music scene in Chicago, on his channel, he started attracting more attention to his figure. He started to gain more popularity during the year 2014.
At the moment DJ Akademiks has more than 125,000 Twitter followers, over 90,000 Instagram followers, and hundreds of thousands of subscribers to his various YouTube channels.
“Usually anyone that’s American who goes to a dancehall party, will say that the DJ talks way too much. Because the DJ oftentimes makes his opinion heard. Now, I’m the same way,” comments Allen on his of transition from uploading videos of his life to uploading videos of his point of view. At that period, he started sharing videos where he discusses Kanye West albums and Chris Brown arrests on his YouTube channel.
In 2017 DJ Akademiks created a show called “Everyday Struggle”. The show became a mega-hit among hip-hop lovers as they were able to get first-hand news about the lives of celebrities. In April 2018 he released a song under the label titled “Blue Clues” and gave to himself the rap name Lil AK. The same year DJ Akademiks signed a $6 million deal with Atlantic Records. He also owns an online shopping store where his fans can purchase hoodies and shirts.
Currently, Allen is dating Instagram model Angelica Ggx. DJ met Angelica in 2017 and since that time they are together. His girlfriend is from the Dominican Republic. Angelica Ggx has more than 70.9 thousand followers on her Instagram page. From time to time she is featuring DJ Akademiks’s youtube videos.
DJ Akademiks Net Worth
Allen’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million. His social media income stands at $1800 per one deal. Akademiks also earns one million yearly from his YouTube channel.