How much is Shaggy’s net worth?
54 years old Jamaican-American singer Shaggy’s net worth in 2023 is estimated at $14 million.
What is Shaggy’s Net Worth?
Orville Richard Burrell CD, famous as Shaggy is a Jamaican-American reggae singer. As of 2023, Shaggy has a net worth of $14 million.
During his career, he released multiple studio albums as a reggae artist. Some of his hits are “Angel,” “Oh Carolina” “In The Summertime,” and “It Wasn’t Me.”
To date, Richard has been nominated for 7 Grammy Awards, of which winning twice.
Additionally, in 2002 he also won Brit Award for International Male Solo Artist.
Above all, Shaggy was awarded the Jamaican Order of Distinction with the rank of Commander.
Lets’ discover more about Shaggy’s life, struggle & earnings.
How did Shaggy‘s Net worth reach $14 Million?
Shaggy got his first success with “Oh Carolina” in 1993. The song ranked 10th position on the charts in different countries.
After that, he released his debut solo album “Pure Pleasure” in 1993.
The same year, Shaggy also featured on Kenny Dope’s “The Unreleased Project” album.
He made another big hit with “Boombastic” in 1995.
Dropped by virgin records
In 1999, the singer was dropped by virgin records as he felt he was unlikely to release another song for “Boombastic”.
So, he signed with DreamWorks records to release another album, Hot Shot.
Hot Shot’s singles “It Wasn’t Me” and “Angel” topped the Billboard Hot 100 and achieved success worldwide.
Even more the album, Hot Shot debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200.
The album was also certified 8x platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
At Michael Jackson’s 30th anniversary, Shaggy was selected to dance with musician Rikrok, and singer Rayvon.
Shaggy released his sixth studio album, Lucky Day’s seventh studio album, Clothes Drop after that.
However, these two failed to match the success of the album, Hot Shot but Lucky Day still went gold.
He also appeared on the album” True Love” by Toots and the Maytals.
In 2007, Shaggy performed the official song, “The Game of Love and Unity” for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2007
In the following year, he performed live at the Dar es Salaam festival in Tanzania.
After that Shaggy released Intoxication (2007), which was nominated for Best Reggae Album at the 51st Grammy Awards.
Shaggy’s other Studio albums
- Com Fly Wid Mi (2022)
- Christmas in the Islands (2020)
- Hot Shot 2020 (20th-anniversary rerelease) (2020)
- Wah Gwaan?! (2019)
- Out of Many, One Music (2013)
- Rise (2012)
- Shaggy & Friends (2011)
Who is Shaggy? Know Everything about Shaggy
Shaggy is a 54-year-old Jamaican-American musician and DJ born on October 22, 1968. As of 2023, Shaggy’s net worth is $14 million.
His birth name is Orville Richard Burrell. Recently, he celebrated his 54th birthday.
In 1987, he began to take singing classes after singing in the streets with his friends.
In 1988, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps and got the MOS of 0811 (Field Artillery Cannon Crewman).
During the Persian Gulf War, Orville Richard served Field Artillery Battery in the 10th Marine Regiment.
However, he was in a different field but still, he concentrated on his singing.
Is Shaggy Married?
Shaggy married Rebecca Packer, his long-time girlfriend in 2014. Together, they were blessed with three daughters.
Even he also has two sons from his previous relationships. One of his sons, Richard O’Neil Burrell is an American rapper better known by his stage name Robb Banks.
Shaggy’s Social Media Profiles
He is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
He has more than 129.8K followers on his Twitter profile (@DiRealShaggy), over 813K followers on his Instagram account (@direalshaggy), and more than 2 million followers on Facebook as of 1 February 2023.
Shaggy on Youtube
He has Joined Youtube on Nov 6, 2009, He has over 1,713,600,678 views and 2.29 Million subscribers on his youtube channel as of 1 February 2023.
Click the link below to visit his Youtube Channel.
Channel Name: shaggymedia
How much does Shaggy make from YouTube?
The channel has over 2.29 million subscribers as of 2023 and has accumulated over 1.7 billion views so far.
If we assume he got an average of 350,000 views every day from different sources (youtube, Facebook, Instagram).
This should generate an estimated revenue of $1000 per day ($365,000 a year) from the ads generated on the videos.
Born on 22 October 1968, Shaggy (Orville Richard Burrell CD) is a Jamaican-American reggae Singer & DJ.
Shaggy‘s net worth in 2022 is more than $14 million.
Born on 22 October 1968, Shaggy‘s age is 54 years as of 2022.
Rebecca Packer is the wife of singer, Shaggy. By profession, Rebecca Packer is an art director.
Shaggy has 5 kids. 3 daughters from his wife Rebecca and 2 sons from his ex-girlfriends.
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