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Rod Wave Net Worth, His Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle & more.



Rod Wave is an American rapper singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, and YouTuber, who is well known for his hit singles. He is one of the top rising rappers in the music industry, he has independently released several mixtapes. In 2017, he released his first album called “Rookie of the Year” with amazing songs like “Bag”, “Heart Break Hotel”, and “Tomorrow”. He rose to fame in 2019 after his single “Heart on Ice” went viral on Youtube and Tiktok peaking at number 25 on the Billboard hot 100.

Rod Wave

Rod Wave is one of the hottest up-coming talents in the music industry right now. He has gained amazing popularity with his hit singles across the world but do you know everything about him ? Have you ever wondered about his personal life or how much wealth he inherits? Do you know how tall he is or who all are there in his family? Fortunately we have got you covered with this short biography- his age, weight, height, his personal and professional life, his current net worth and more. So lets get started!

Celebrated NameRod wave
Real NameRodarius Marcell Green
Date of BirthAugust 27, 1999
Age22 years old
Birth PlaceSt. Petersburg, Florida, United States
Sun SignVirgo
Height5 feet 7 inches, 170 cms
Weight100 kg
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Marital StatusEngaged
ProfessionRapper, Singer, Songwriter
Social MediaInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
Net Worth$3 million
UpdatedJanuary 2022

Early Life

Rod Wave, formerly known as Rodarius Marcell Green, was born on August 27, 1999, in St.Petersburg, Florida. He was raised by his mother. While studying in elementary school, his parents separated. Even after separation, his father looked after him. Rod’s dad was a street hustler, who got locked up in prison before Rod joined the middle school.

Following his father’s arrest Rod and his mother struggled mightily to make ends meet. Due to his weak financial status in the early days Rod got involved in criminal activities like stealing cars, selling drugs, and robbing houses. He was even arrested multiple times with charges stemming from armed robbery to carrying a concealed weapons.

However, Wave turned his career path and got out of criminal activities, after his father returned from prison. His father bought him a microphone along with the computer setups which Rod used to start recording music. He even continued his studies and graduated from Lakewood High School in 2017.

He began singing in the fifth grade which was around the time his parents separated. In the beginning, he started music just for fun but later his older brother asked him to sing some choruses on his mixtape.. His passion for music was sparked by the daily practice that he and his older brother would do.


Rod Wave’s first-ever show was at a strip club on a school night where he made around 500 dollars. Rod started off his music career by releasing several mixtapes but he came to the limelight by releasing his breakout song titled “Heartbreak Hotel” in 2016. The song received a positive response from music lovers. The official video of the song has 4.1 million views on YouTube. In the same year, Rod released his singles “Gambling”, “Think Too Much” and “Hunger Games”.

In 2017, he continued his music journey by releasing another mixtape titled “Rookie of the Year” which earned him good recognition in the music industry. The mixtape received extensive plays on all streaming platforms.

In the following year, Rod Wave signed a contract with the popular label ‘Alamo Records’ who has represented artists such as Lil Durk, Moneybagg Yo, Smokepurpp, and others. The year turned out to be more successful for him as he reached the peak of his career with songs “Hearts 4 Sale”, “Bag” and “Feel The Same Way”. On November 1, 2019, Wave released his debut album titled Ghetto Gospel. The album became a massive hit, which peaked at the 10th spot on US Billboard 200.

However, Rod Wave gained international attention in 2019 when he released the mixtape PTSD on June 14. The mixtape includes the hit song “Heart On Ice”. The single became very popular on YouTube and TikTok. It even peaked its spot on Billboard Hot 100, reaching at Number 25.  

Rod released his second album ‘Pray 4 Love’ on April 3, 2020. It debuted at number 2 on the billboard 200. Several songs from the album landed on the billboard hot 100, including “Rags2Riches” which became his highest song and peaked at number 12. The album’s success earned him a spot on the XXL’s 2020 Freshman Class. Rod’s third album SoulFly was released on March 26, 2021 which peaked at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200.

In his music career Rod also has teamed up with artists like Moneybagg Yo, Kevin Gates, and some others. Apart from that, he became a viral sensation of TikTok broadening his fan base all while just being focused on his music career.

Personal Life & Relationships

Rod Wave is dating a lady named Kelsey H since 2021. The couple even has 2 twin daughters. She was initially rumored to be Rod Wave’s girlfriend when a fan on Twitter shared screenshots of Kelsey’s Instagram story and videos of the two from their Instagram live recording to YouTube.

Rod went through a near-fatal car accident in early 2000. Due to the accident, he had internal bleeding in the brain. He has described the bad incident of his life through the song “Through the Wire”.

Awards & Accolades

In the short span of his career Rod Wave’s work has been recognized extensively among fans and critics alike. He was nominated for the Billboard Music Awards 2021 in the category of Top New Artist.

Rod Wave Net worth

Rod Wave’s Net Worth is estimated to be around $3 Million in 2022. His net worth has grown significantly in 2019-2020. The majority of his earning comes from the music industry such as album sales, live concerts, and streamings, in which he makes a lot. The young rapper also earns from his YouTube channel where he has over 3.7 million subscribers and recieves millions of views daily. Rod Wave’s annual income is over 300,000 dollars.

He is one of the top rising rappers, YouTubers, and social media personalities in the United States, who has got a lot of recognition at a very young age. The young rapper is at the beginning of his career and it seems in the coming years he will be on the list of top musicians. Rod Wave’s monthly income is more than 40,000 dollars.

Rod Wave

Rod has become a star, and fans resonate with his music due to the passion he sings with. All of his songs are based on his personal experiences, making his music very authentic and personable.

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