Current Estimated Net Worth: $2 million
Jamell Demons is a hip hop artist and rapper that was born in Gifford, Florida, on May 1, 1999. He is known to music fans by his stage name YNW Melly. He spent his entire childhood living with his mom and brother in Florida. YNW Melly does not currently have a wife or children.
As a teenager, YNW Melly spent his free time creating songs and posting them online. After several of these songs became hits, he earned a record contract with 300 Entertainment. YNW Melly released his first studio album called “I Am You” in August 2018. The album was not a big hit instantly, but it eventually peaked at number 20 on the US music charts. It also hit number 18 in Canada. He released his second album, “We All Shine,” in January 2019. “We All Shine” failed to replicate the success of the debut album. It only managed to reach number 27 on the US Charts. Melly’s biggest hit “Murder on My Mind” is well on its way to platinum, however this song lead to several legal issues. YNW Melly’s music career is currently on hiatus after being arrested for the murder of two fellow rappers in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in February 2019. The trial for these charges has not started.
Although Melly is still in prison his net worth is still increasing as he is still being featured in songs with artists like Lil Uzi vert and Yung Bans. His current estimated net worth is $2 million, an increase of $1.5 million from the year before. YNW Melly’s future is uncertain, however his music career seems to continue regardless of him being incarcerated.