||Jacques Bermon Webster II
||April 30, 1991
||Houston, Texas, U.S.
||Elkins High School, University of Texas at San Antonio (no degree)
||Wanda Webster ( Mother ), Jacques Webster ( Father )
|| Kylie Jenner (2017–2019)
||1 Daughter ( Stormi )
||Rapper, Singer and Songwriter
|| $50 million
Travis Scott is an American Rapper, Singer and Songwriter. Born as Jacques Webster, he gained limelight in 2012 when he signed his first major label-deal with Epic Records. Not looking back, he ended the year on a high note by inking a affect Kanye West’s GOOD Music’s, excellent Beats. To mark his association, he was seen within the label’s 2012 compilation ‘Cruel Summer’.
The single not just became an enormous hit, but was his first to succeed in the highest 20 of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. Scott’s career has been soaring high since then and his second album ‘Birds within the Trap Sing McKnight’ and a collaborative album ‘Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho’ have faired extremely well.
Early Life and Family
Travis Scott was born as Jacques Webster on April 30, 1992 in Houston, Texas. He spent much of his early growing up years in Missouri City, together with his grandmother. it had been later that he moved to the suburbs to be together with his father.He studied at a personal school before enrolling at Elkins highschool . He graduated from an equivalent in 2007 and subsequently gained admission at the University of Texas at San Antonio . However, in his sophomore year, Scott dropped out of school to pursue a career in music. Angered by this, his parents stopped supporting him financially.
Travis Scott started dating Kylie Jenner since April 2017. In September, rumours of Jenner being pregnant with the couple’s first child . In February 2018, the couple welcomed their daughter Stormi.
Travis Scott Net Worth 2021
Travis Scott net worth is $50 million. Travis earned $20 million between touring, record sales and his Nike endorsement deal. That was enough to form him one among the 15 highest-paid rappers on the earth for the year. Between June 2018 and June 2019, he earned $60 million. His Astroworld tour grossed $65 million. Between June 2019 and June 2020 he earned $40 million.
After throwing in the towel of school , Travis Scott moved to ny City to start out a career in music. Initially, he aimed to become a record producer and began focussing on hip hop production. At ny , he spent much of his time at Just Blaze studio.He partnered together with his longtime friend, Chris Holloway, and together the 2 launched the band ‘The Graduates’. A year later, in 2008 they came up with their first EP on the social networking site MySpace.
Scott’s first ever full length project was a mixtape titled ‘Owl Pharaoh’. But call it fate or bad luck, the discharge of the project got delayed and was later re-created by Kanye West and Mike Dean. Meanwhile, Scott released the track, ‘Blocka La Flame’, a remix of fellow GOOD Music label-mate Pusha T's single ‘Blocka’.In March 2013, Scott released a music video of the song ‘Quintana’ which was originally set to seem in ‘Owl Pharaoh’. During this point , Scott became a member of the XXL’s class of 2013.
By the top of March 2013, Travis Scott came up with a snippet of his first commercial debut single ‘Upper Echelon’. the only was finally sent to Urban Contemporary Radio and released as free download.In July 2014, Scott came up together with his song ‘Don’t Play’, which was a prelude to his first major label debut studio album ‘Days Before Rodeo’. The song was an excellent hit. it had been this success that led Scott to announce a concert tour ‘The Rodeo Tour’ with Rich Gang's rapper Young Thug and producer Metro Boomin. The tour started on March 1, 2015, in Santa Ana, California, and ended on April 1, 2015, in Portland, Oregon.
The Rodeo Tour was a grand success and made Travis Scott an overnight sensation. Renowned artists like Kanye West, Chris Brown, Wale and Birdman made special guest appearances in various legs of the tour that happened in several cities like Denver, Colorado, Houston, Texas, Chicago, Illinois, Detroit, Michigan, ny City, Atlanta, Georgia, Philadelphia, San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco , California and Seattle, Washington. it's cited together of the wildest rap tours of the present times.
In September 2015, Scott’s much-awaited album ‘Rodeo’ was released. It included guest appearances from various artists. The album was an enormous hit and debuted at number 3 on the US Billboard 200 chart. At the Billboard Rap Album chart, ‘Rodeo’ hit bull’s eye with the amount 1 spot.His album ‘Rodeo’ included two singles, ‘3500’ and ‘Antidote’. While ‘3500’ was an acclaimed hit, it had been ‘Antidote’ that gave him a breakthrough in his career. It went on to become the highest-charting single on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at number 16.
In 2016, he released a collaborative single with Thug titled ‘Pick Up The Phone’. the only was majorly successful and reached number 43 on the Billboard Hot 100. it had been certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
By mid-2016, Scott announced that the title of his second and third albums are going to be ‘Birds within the Trap Sing McKnight’ and ‘AstroWorld’ respectively. In September 2016, he announced the premier of the second album ‘Birds within the Trap Sing McKnight’ on his third episode of .wav radio. He subsequently released the album on iTunes and Apple Music. By 9/11 , 2016, the album became Scott’s favorite album on the US Billboard 200. the subsequent day, he signed a affect Universal Music Publishing Group.
In February 2017, Scott performed at All-Star Weekend in New Orleans at Champion Square. A month later, in March he also performed at the New Orleans BUKU Music + Art Project festival. At an equivalent time, he also green signalled his next concert tour ‘Birds Eye View’ that toured in cities like New Orleans , Louisiana and Eugene. the ecu leg of the tour commenced on Midsummer Eve and completed in July 9.
Apart from performing on his third album, he featured on a track from Canadian rapper Drake's project ‘More Life’ titled ‘Portland’. The song peaked at number 9 on the US Billboard Hot 100, becoming his highest charting song as a featured artist. During this point , he started performing on a collaborative album with Atlanta based rapper Quavo of Migos.
In May 2017, Scott released three new tracks on SoundCloud, including ‘A Man’, ‘Green & Purple’ (featuring Playboi Carti), and ‘Butterfly Effect’. He followed it up with a ‘DAMN .Tour’ and a performance at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards on their single ‘Walk On Water’.By the top of 2017, Scott was featured on Trippie Redd’s single ‘Dark Knight Dummo’. It peaked at no. 72 on Billboard Hot 100. every week later, his collaborative album with Quavo, ‘Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho’, was released. The album debuted at no.3 on the Billboard 200 and had seven tracks chart on the Billboard Hot 100.
Scott's documentary "Look Mom I Can Fly" was released on Netflix in August 2019. He also has several brands that he's employed with. His official partnership with Nike began in 2017, when he starred during a Nike campaign for the VaporMax sneak in May that year. He released his first shoe with Nike, an Air Force 1 sneaker collaboration, in December 2017, followed by the Travis Scott x Air Jordan 4 "Cactus Jack" release in June 2018; Travis Scott x Nike Air Force 1 "Sail" release in August 2018; and Travis Scott x Nike SB Dunk release in February 2020. Scott's other forays into the planet of design include a capsule collection inspired by his Texasn roots, released with fashion brand Helmut Lang in early 2017.