Kirshnik Khari Ball, mostly known by his stage name Takeoff, is an American rapper and his debut album The Last Rocket was hugely successful. He is not yet married but is hugely successful in terms of net worth.
Kirshnik Khari Ball Childhood, Education, Age
Kirshnik Khari Ball who is well known for his stage name Takeoff was born on 18th June 1994. He is currently 24 years of age and is a part of the hip-hop trio called ‘Migos.' One of his hits was Versace, which got released in 2013 and went viral by ranking on #99 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Takeoff is closely related to members of Migos. One of the members is his uncle and the other is his uncle's cousin. Takeoff is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity (African-American).
Kirshnik Khari Ball was interested in music from a very small age. Throughout his school, he used to belt out cool beats and often develop unique rhythms. He started making small music from the seventh grade. His family and friends also began to realize that he has a natural talent for music as they saw him performing in school or at random gatherings.
How old is Kirshnik Khari Ball?
As of 2019, Kirshnik is 24 years of age.
Kirshnik Khari Ball Musical Career, Success & Failure
Takeoff is popular for his groovy music and crazy beats. He is one of the extraordinarily talented and versatile performers. His musical career started in 2009. In the same year, he started the group Migos.
Since then, Kirshnik Khari Bell has been busy creating mixtapes and singles of ‘beat-full’ tracks. In 2013, he faced a breakthrough after the popularity of his music trio went uphill. The hit song was ‘Versace,’ which went extremely viral in 2013 and peaked at #99 on the Billboard Hot 100.
In 2009, Kirshnik was approached by his uncle Quavious Keyate Marshall (Quavo) and his uncle’s cousin Kiari Kendrell Cephus (Offset). The two were greatly impressed by his talent. The three then started the group Polo Club. But until then, Takeoff had still not taken music seriously.
The other two members brought his attention to his talents and brought him to senses. He finally got a wakeup call and eventually started taking music seriously.
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In August 2011, Polo Club released its first project which was a mixtape titled ‘Juug Season’. Later in 2012, they released another full-length mixtape. In the same year, they also changed the name of their group to Migos.
After a year in 2013, their career took off with the single titled ‘Versace’. The song was remixed by a popular Canadian rapper Drake. They together performed at the 2013 iHeartRadio Music Festival.
In 2015, Kirshnik Khari Bell, with his partners, released Migos’s fourth project, which was a first full-fledged album titled, Yung Rich Nation. The album featured Chris Brown and Young Thug. The album sold over 150,000 copies in the first week of its release and stood in the third position in the Top Rap Album Charts.
In 2016, Takeoff released Bad and Boujee from their second album, which featured the voice of another famous rapper Lil Uzi Vert. The song also became top on the Billboard Hot 100. It was Takeoff’s first chart-topper in the U.S. In the trio’s YouTube channel, this music video received over 400 million views.
Love Affairs & Girlfriend
Takeoff has always tried his best to keep his personal details out of the limelight. However, back in 2017, he was reported to be dating Katy Perry. They also reportedly spotted together at Saturday Night Live afterparty together.
Height & Weight
Takeoff stands 5 feet 10 inches tall. His weight is around 79 kg.
What is Kirshnik Khari Ball's Net Worth?
Takeoff' net worth is estimated to be around $2.5 million. He lives a luxurious life in Lawrenceville. The total worth of the trio Migos is about $9 million.
Even though Takeoff doesn’t show off his luxurious life anywhere, we can assure that he is living a very good life in a fashionable house probably with a nice car. One of his group members, Quavo is living a luxurious life in a lavishing mansion.