Jonathan Michael Porter, AKA Blueface, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter who rose to a net worth of $5 million. With his distinctive voice and charming looks, he came into the entertainment industry and ruled over it.
His high-pitched voice and offbeat singing style have made him a household name. Blueface was unknown until his song ‘Respect My Crypn’ was uploaded on SoundCloud and went viral.With numerous tattoos on his body and an unconventional style of rapping,he has been winning the hearts of his young fans, who relate to his songs and are attracted to his persona.
Today, he is 26 years old and has already solidified his presence in the music industry by working with other famous artists like Drake, Lil Uzi Vert, and Quavo.He is gaining a lot at this age and has many more dreams to achieve.
|Jonathan Michael Porter
|Singing, rapping, and songwriting
|Los Angeles, California, US
Blueface Early Life
Born into a rich family on January 20, 1997, Bluface spent his early life in Los Angeles, California, United States. After completing his education at Arleta High School in Los Angeles, he was later admitted to Fayetteville University., where he completed his graduation and developed an interest in other co-curricular activities.
Initially, he lived with his mother in the Santa Clarita Valley but later moved to Oakland with his father. His early passion was football, and he was the starting quarterback of his school’s football team.
He also led his team to an East Valley League championship in 2014 and continued to play when he enrolled himself at Fayetteville University.
His love for tattoos can be seen on his body, and each tattoo tells a different story, out of which the most unique is Benjamin Franklin on his cheek, which he considers his signature.
Jonathan took his first step into the rap scene in 2017 when he posted his first song, ‘Deadlocs’ produced by ScumBeats. Before its release, he already had the stage name “Blueface Bleedem.” His first song got high appreciation on SoundCloud and garnered over 2 million views.
After that, he released another song, ‘Thotiana’, which was also another big hit and surpassed almost a million views. Until now, the young rapper had no such recognition in the mainstream, so eventually, he started to make tours in educational institutions and malls to promote himself.
This move was successful, as he gained a huge fan base within a few weeks.After Thotiana in 2018, the American singer released his first mixtape, ‘The Famous Cryp’, that was EP entitled ‘Two Coccy’ and another one collaborated with ‘Trendd’ called ‘We Over Famous’
This year, he also signed a lucrative contract with long-running rap superpower Cash Money Records.
Signing a contract with Cash Money Records proved to be his breakthrough because later in 2019, he came up with his new single, ‘Bleed It’, which was followed by ‘Rich the Kid’ with the collaboration of ‘Daddy’ and featured the ‘Dirt Bag’ EP.
Then,in 2020, another single was released, ‘Find the Beat’.This song was a huge hit not only because of the young singer’s efforts but also because of the star cast appearances like Gunna, NLE Choppa, DaBabby, and so on. This album reached #64 on the Billboard Top 100.
This was not enough for his recognition, but the young artist released a music video for his track ‘Respect My Crypn’ via world star HipHop’s YouTube channel, which was later uploaded on Twitter and went viral.
His YouTube channel has played the most important role in his success because it gave him a platform to showcase himself in front of the world.
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|Mrs. Karlissa Angelic Porter
Beyond singing and rapping, Bluface is also interested in sports.He played for his school and then for the university, eventually. He had to give up on his dream to continue his passion.Additionally, Jonathan has also ventured into amateur boxing; he had a professional fight with TikTok star Kane Treyilo on the undercard of Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships 19.
His other fight was with ED Mathews in London in 2023.He also runs a restaurant under the name of Blue’s Fish and Soul, located in Santa Clara, California.
Relationships & Family
His father, Mr. Porter, was a football coach, from which he inherited the passion for it.His mother, Mrs. Karlissa Angelic Porter, was said to be a drug addict and was also sentenced to jail more often when Bluface was young.
Ultimately, his parents parted ways, and he lived with his mother and other siblings.He grew up with a sister named Kali Porter and a brother named Miller Porter, under the influence of his mother, who used to be a drug addict.
His dating life has been chaotic.His ex-girlfriend is a social media influencer, Jaidyn Alexis, and he has two children, a son, Javaughan, and a daughter, Journey.He loves his kids so much, especially his son, that his name is also tattooed on his right arm.
Later, the two broke up when Alexis found out about Bluface’s cheating and decided to leave him with a loss. Afterward, Bluface is now with his new girlfriend, Chrisean Rock, who is a musical artist.
Blueface Net Worth
The estimated net worth of the enthusiastic rapper is $5 million, which is his hard-earned money from different ventures and not only from singing.