Yella Beezy’s real name is Markies Deandre Conway. He is a 30-years-old American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Some of his popular tracks are That’s On Me, Favors, and Flava.
What is Yella Beezy’s Net Worth?
Over the years, Yella Beezy has amassed quite a fortune. As of 2022, his net worth is above $8 million.
His primary source of earring is through music streaming and YouTube videos.
Earnings from Streaming Music
According to Business Insider, Spotify pays between $0.003 to $0.005 per stream and SongStats states that Yella Beezy has a total of 82.9M streams on Spotify. Thus, he earned around (82,900,000 x $0.004) $331,600 from Spotify.
According to Times International, SoundCloud pays between $0.0025 to $0.004 per stream and SongStats states that Yella Beezy has a total of 37M streams on Sound Cloud. So, he earned around (37,000,000 x $0.003) $111,000 from SoundCloud.
Earnings From YouTube
Yella Beezy also owns a YouTube Channel, Yella Beezy, where he has 1.19M subscribers. He posts his music-audios and music-videos along with small random clips on the channel.
Influencer’s Marketing Hub states that, YouTubers makes an average of $18 per thousand ad views i.e. $0.018 per ad-view. Long videos have potential to show multiple ads but most of his music-videos are only between 25 seconds to 4 minutes. And, music-videos don’t tend to show ads in between. As such most videos shows the ads during the start or end of the video. Monetized ad views usually tend to make up 30-70% of the total views.
According to Social Blade, Yella Beezy’s YouTube channel receives total of around 696M views till now.
Taking above information in consideration, Yella Beezy has made ($0.018 x 696,000,000 x 50% = $6,264,000) more than $6.25 million from YouTube till date.
Earnings from Selling Merchandise
Yella Beezy used to sell merchandise online but it is currently not available on the website. His merchandise included t-shirts ($19 – $23), stickers (around $2), caps (around $27) and more.
However, if you still want to buy some of his merchandise, you can still do so from redbubble.
Yella Beezy has bought a few properties outside Dallas.
He bought a house in 2019 worth millions of dollars. He has not revealed the house’s location and the price.
Beezy told in an interview with VladTV that he owns jewelry worth $1 million which includes his diamond tooth, wrist watches, rings, bracelets, customized chains, and more.
The singer also owns luxurious brand cars:
- Mercedes Benz G-Class ($131,750 – $156,450)
- Rolls Royce Ghost ($337,850 – $440,225)
- Bentley Continental GT ($202,500 – $218,900)
- and many others.
Considering, all the facts above, Yella Beezy’s net worth is above $8 million, but not less.
Yella Beezy’s Real Name, Age, Height
|Nickname/ Popularly known as||Yella Beezy|
|Real Name||Markies Deandre Conway|
|Birth Date||October 22, 1991|
|Place of Birth||Dallas, Texas, U.S.|
|Height||5’11” (180 cm)|
|Profession||Rapper, Singer and Songwriter|
Yella Beezy’s real name is Markies Deandre Conway. He was born on October 22, 1991 in Dallas, Texas, U.S. and brought up in the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas. This instagram post from Yella Beezy confirms his DOB being October 22
(not October 21).
- The singer’s sun sign is Libra (The Scales). Libra’s believe in the power of social connection and are extremely cooperative. They’re smart and judge fairly.
- Yella Beezy is 5’11” (180 cm) tall.
- His eyes and hair are black.
- Currently, he lives with his family in Frisco, Texas, U.S.
Yella Beezy’s Family
When Yella Beezy was 12, his father was shot and murdered on Mother’s Day. He talked about this when he visited his childhood home on the part 1 of his documentary “Ain’t No Going Bacc: Yella Beezy” (see below).
He also mentions that the family moved soon after his dad’s murder. He was then raised by his mother until she lost her job.
In the same documentary, his mother, uncle, and grandmother appear briefly.
He shares a good bond with his mom. In 2018, a video surfaced in which Yella Beezy was shown surprising his mom with a new Jaguar on her birthday. Netizens showered them with love in the video’s comments.
Yella Beezy Relationship & Kids
Yella Beezy had always been very secretive about his personal life.
According to him, a relationship crashes when the internet is involved.
But it all changed when he posted a story saying “SINGLE ALL 2021” on his Instagram account.
His girlfriend, who goes by the name Justdeee on Instagram, posted a similar story and threatened him to move out of the house.
A few online exchanges occurred between the couple and several fans commented that it’s funny how they live under the same roof and run their business on the internet.
It is still unclear whether they’re together or not.
Justdeee is the CEO of DHairBotique, a business that sells unprocessed natural human hair.
Yella Beezy is father of two. He had his first child – Baby Yella in January 2018. Their second child, Dallas Conway was born in January 2021.
Yella Beezy once posted on Instagram that he thinks Dallas looks more like him than Baby Yella does, and asked for his fans’ opinion. Most of the comments on the post were affirmative. (However, the post was taken down by Yella Beezy recently.)
Who was Yella Beezy Before the Fame?
As a child, Yella Beezy was enthusiastic about football and aspired to become a professional player someday. But owing to his family’s financial condition when he was a teen, he joined the Crips, one of the most violent associations of street gangs in the United States.
It wasn’t uncommon for Crips to be involved in crimes. So, Yella Beezy began to sell drugs. He was also aggressive and got in trouble at school.
He eventually dropped out of high school and never graduated.
Yella Beezy’s Career
After a few years, his second mixtape Lil Yella Mane was released in 2012.
He got his first breakthrough after the track Trap In Designer from his third mixtape which became an instant hit.
This time, he didn’t take much of a gap and released his fourth mixtape, Broke Nights Rich Days in February 2017.
This brought him stardom and he performed the same track at the BET Hip-Hop Awards in 2018.
His most recent mixtape I’m My Brother’s Keeper featuring Trapboy Freddy was released in May 2020.
Yella Beezy knows that music videos play an important role in the success of a track. He has released around 15 music videos and all were well-received.
Watch and listen to some of his most popular music videos below
Interesting Facts About Yella Beezy
- Yella Beezy was arrested in Nov. 2021 for sexual assault, child endangerment and unlawful carrying of a weapon.
- Yella Beezy was arrested in Feb. 2021 for carrying 5 guns in his vehicle.
- The rapper opened for Beyoncé and Jay-Z at AT&T Stadium on their OTR II tour on Sept. 11, 2018.
- He was shot thrice in October 2018 and had to be hospitalized for over a week.
- Yella Beezy is a documented gang member and is not allowed to carry any weapons.
- He loves Mexican food.
- His favorite colors are black and blue.
- His favorite actor is Chadwick Boseman and his favorite actress is Halle Berry.
- He is inked all over his body — arms, hands, neck and chest. The most noticeable are
- rose tattoo on the neck
- snake on the chest
- tattoos of crown and microphone on the right arm
- Yella Beezy wants to create a bigger legacy and hopes to become someone who’ll forever be remembered and talked about.
- Yella Beezy is complemented for his wide vocal range. From melancholic to party-popping, there’s nothing his voice can’t do. His bars are solid and the wordplay is clever.
- He faces criticism for his actions against the law and for working with some terrible artists. But his lyrics are deep and weave meaningful and emotional stories about his past life, poverty, and attaining fame. The heavy guitar bass in his music compliments his flow extremely well. His flow is often compared to that of Lil Baby.
- He is also good at free-styling which is evident from his freestyle over Nipsey Hussle’s Summertime In That Cutlass.
- He loves to spoil his kids with all the luxury.