Rod Wave is a multi-talented rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, and YouTuber. He is known for his hit singles. He is one of the famous rappers in the music industry. Rod has independently released numerous mixtapes.
After the release of the song Heart On Ice in 2019, he gained prominence. Rod also became popular with his hit singles Heart Break Hotel, bag, and Tomorrow.
Rod Wave Early Life
Green is known for his famous name, Rod Wave. He was born in St. Petersburg, Florida on 27th August 1998. His parents got separated when he was in school and his father ended up going to prison.
Rod and his mother struggled terribly to make ends meet. He would have to go to the streets to earn some money, involving himself in robbery and drug dealing. He also got arrested twice for his activities.
After returning home, Rod’s father realized he must get Rod to the right path before it was too late. His father bought him a computer and a microphone. This pushed him to make something in music for himself. Then he completed his graduation and started pursuing music full time.
Rod Wave Career
Rod started learning and doing experiments with his father’s gift and making songs and mixtapes. He started gaining appreciation from his locality, which gave him the confidence to make a successful artist.
In 2019 Rod Wave released a mixtape PTSD from where he started getting attention from everywhere. The big hit was Heart on Ice, and the song peaked a high as 25 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song was played everywhere on TikTok and other music platforms.
After then, he got signed with Alamo Records, which represents many artists such as, Moneybagg Yo, Smokepurpp, Lil Durk, and many others. The following year, Rod Wave released his debut album, Ghetto Gospel, which reached number 10 on the US Billboard 200 chart.
As Rod became a star, fans gravitated to his music due to his passionate singing. His music is based on his personal experiences, making it very authentic and personal.
Rod recently released the songs Pray 4 Love and Soulfly which made him Number 1 on the US Billboard 200. Rod’s music earned him a nomination for Top New Artist at the 2021 Billboard Music Awards.
Rod Wave Personal Life
Currently, Rod Wave is dating Kelsey.
He even has two twins daughters. Rod is doing great in his life. Rod is very much attached to his father who pushed him which makes him so famous artist.
Rod went through a very bad road accident in early 2000. Due to the accident, Rod has internal bleeding in his brain. He has described the incident through his song” Through The Wire”.
Rod Wave Net Worth
On average, Rod Wave’s channel has received 65 million views every month, and over 2.5 million views per day in the past 30 days. If a channel is monetized through ads, a YouTube channel earns $3 – $7 per every thousand views.
Rod wave has additional revenue sources. He earns through promotions and sponsorships from his YouTube channel.
Rod Wave has a Net Worth of $3 million in 2023. He turned his father’s gift into a million-dollar career. His fan loves him more because of his heart-touching and reality-based songs. With time, his fortune is likely to grow more.
Rod Wave is 24 years old.
Rod is not married yet. He currently dates Kelsey.