|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Real Name:||Bryson Lashun Potts|
|Born:||November, 1, 2002|
|Age:||19 years old|
|Height:||6ft / 1.84m|
|Astrological Sign:||Scorpio ♏|
|Home Town:||Memphis, Tennessee, United States|
|Most Famous For:||Song «Shotta Flow»|
What Is NLE Choppa’s Net Worth?
Bryson Potts was born on November 1, 2002, in the Home of the Blues (Memphis, Tennessee). Pott’s stage name is NLE Choppa. According to the Recording Industry Association of America, NLE Choppa reached certified platinum with his 2019 single ‘Shotta Flow.’
Potts attended Cordova High School in Memphis. He was fond of playing basketball and even had aspirations to be a professional basketball player but the musician had trouble disciplining himself into the life of a professional athlete.
Bryson had trouble with other structures in his young life too. He took to the streets where he found like-minded friends who helped shape him as a rapper. At the young age of fifteen, he released his debut tune, ‘No Love Anthem’ with his earlier stage name ‘YNR Choppa’.
NLE Choppa Career and Earnings
Amazingly, NLE Choppa has earned $5 million dollars before the age of 18. As of 2020, NLE Choppa’s net worth is $3 million and he is only 17. Choppa won’t be of age until November 1, 2020. The majority of his income is from his singles, YouTube channel, and merchandise.
As of 2020, NLE Choppa has 3.3 Instagram followers, 1.4 million YouTube subscribers, and one Platinum song. That’s very impressive for someone who isn’t old enough to vote.
Success hasn’t impacted his tight-knit relationship with his mom. He relies on her to help shape his future. Choppa wants to invest in real estate and maybe to design a shoe label and future shoe store.
NLE Choppa is passionate about his hometown of Memphis and often cites Drake as being responsible for keeping the city instrumental in the hip-hop music industry. NLE Choppa hopes to help his city with his success.
Finding a Successful Flow
In January of 2019, NLE Choppa released his first high-profile single ‘Shotta Flow.’ Less than two weeks later, the tune had more than a quarter-of-a-million views. Within a month’s time, the song had been watched ten million times.
NLE Choppa hit the big time again in February of 2019 when he released ‘Shotta Flow Pt. 2.’ This song was watched over 20 million times within the first 60 days of its’ release. The clever marketing of both songs and the YouTube success led to a bidding war between several recording labels.
That spring, NLE Choppa collaborated with Juvenile and Birdman in the song ‘Dreams’ from the album ‘Just Another Gangsta.’ In April 2019, NLE Choppa worked on a tune Smokepurpp’s. The product was the song ‘Double’ from the album ‘Lost Planet.’
The highly productive NLE Choppa released another single in May 2019 entitled,’Blocc is Hot’ which was warmly received by audiences throughout the United States.
2019 was a great year for NLE Choppa, he released several successful singles, collaborated with several high-profile names in the rap music industry and held his debut performance at the Beale Street Music Festival. Bob Mehr and other critics provided acclaim and hope for NLE Choppa’s blossoming career.
Life’s Focus According to NLE Choppa
While admittedly NLE Choppa is a young artist with most of his life ahead of him, he offers a few tidbits of advice to his fans concerning how to live in this world. It is important to consider that many young people in Memphis are struggling and need guidance on how to survive.
- Take responsibility for your decisions. There are many things in life that are not in our control and that’s okay, but the choices we make are ours to accept the consequences and rewards. NLE Choppa is keen on taking responsibility for what he does and that’s clearly paid off for him.
- Don’t let other people tell you what you can and cannot do. Prove to the haters that they’re wrong about your capabilities, focus, and energy. You can do anything that you really want to do if you’re willing to put the energy in.
- Aim high and be ambitious but concentrate on the work you need to do to achieve your dreams. Be pragmatic.
NLE Choppa’s Caribbean Background?
Memphis, Tennessee is a tough city and a lot of aspiring musicians adopt a tough façade to attract their audiences who share similar backgrounds. Did you know that the term Shotta (like from NLE Choppa’s Shotta Flow Part 1 and Part 2) is a slur which means gangster and is often used to insult Jamaican people?
NLE stands for No Love Entertainment and is part of Choppa’s successful brand. He’s also worked with the Collective ShottaFarm. He’s a big fan of Bob Marley which leaves many fans to wonder whether or not NLE Choppa’s ancestors are from the Caribbean.