John Whitefield, well-known as DC YoungFly, is an American rapper, actor, comedian, singer, and YouTuber. YoungFly rose to fame with his Vine videos and had over 800,000 followers by the time Vine was shut down. He is a regular cast on MTV's Wild' n Out and is one of the five hosts of the MTV's Total Request Live, known as TRL.
John Whitefield, from his earning as a rapper, actor, comedian, and singer, has amassed a net worth around $500 thousand, as of 2018. Here, we are going to find out all about his career and earnings.
DC YoungFly, born on May 2, 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia, the United States, has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand, as of 2018.
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His financial stability comes from several sources with his career as a comedian and singer making the most of it. His other sources of earning are his YouTube channel and his TV shows and movies.
His self-titled YouTube channel has over 342K subscribers and over 20 million views, as in late 2018. He launched the channel on January 5, 2014.
YoungFuly decided to pursue a rapping career, after his brother's untimely death during his teens. At the same time, he began uploading videos on Vine, which gained him exposure.
A few years on the social outlets, he released a mixtape titled Supplyin' Pressure. A year later, he launched another project, Fly Allegiance. In 2017, YoungFly released his first album, If You Didn't Know Me, which includes tracks namely Wishing, Fake Love, and Body Right. His sensational hits include FawwwkUMean, Never Thought, Getting' Outta Hands, and Def Know.
Speaking of collaborations, YoungFly has worked with artists such as Toni Romiti, Sir the Baptist, Young Ace, and many more. He also performs at live concerts, earning around $10,000 a show. His stage shows are also the reason that has helped him add a significant amount to his net worth.
His TV shows and movies also add to his income. He first appeared in a recurring role on the comedy show, Wild 'N Out, hosted by Nick Cannon. He made his film debut as Eric in the 2016 drama film Almost Christmas, starring Kimberly Elise, Omar Epps, Danny Glover, and Gabrielle Union.
The David E. Talbert's director was a huge box office success, with the gross collection of $42.3 million.
Well, incomes from his YouTube channel, TV shows, movies, albums, and tours have eventually added up to amass a huge net worth for YoungFly.