English Rapper, KSI Bio, Relationship, Girlfriend, Salary, and Net Worth
Quick Facts of Olajide Olayinka Williams Olatunji
- Full NameOlajide Olayinka Williams Olatunji
- Net Worth$22Million
- Date of Birth19 June, 1993
- NicknameKSI, JJ Olatunji
- Marital Status Single
- Birthplacein Watford, Hertfordshire, London, England, the United Kingdom
- Ethnicity White
- Religion Christianity
- Professionrapper, K-pop artist, music director, rapper, singer, and social media star
- Nationality American
- Active Year2008-present
- Eye colour Dark Brown
- Hair colour Dark Brown
- Height5ft 10 inch
- EducationBerkhamsted School
- Online PresenceFacebook, Instagram, and Twitter
- Horoscope Gemini
Olajide Olayinka Williams Olatunji, well-known by his stage name KSI, JJ Olatunji, is a famous rapper, K-pop artist, music director, rapper, singer, and social media star from America.
The chocolaty man has given many hit songs and has made his debut single alongside his fellow YouTuber Randolph through his song Heskey Time, a rap song about Emile Heskey on Christmas 2011.
As a boxer, the guy is popular for winning the amateur boxing match against the American YouTuber, boxer Logan Paul. Also, he has been involved in three high-profile boxing bouts.
The popular rapper exhilarates the audience with his raps, songs, voice, and dance moves from award production stages such as billboards to Grammy, stadium tours, and concerts.
Early Life and Childhood
On June 19, 1993, KSI took birth as Olajide Olayinka Williams Olatunji in Watford, Hertfordshire, London, England, the United Kingdom, holding the zodiac sign Gemini.
Likewise, he is the proud son of his father, Olajide Ademola Olatunji Sr., widely famed as Jide Olatunji and his mother, Olayinka Atinuke, aka Yinka Olatunji. Further, his dad has been the cameraman for his son’s videos.
Furthermore, his parents are of Nigerian roots. Also,m he has a younger brother named Oladeji Daniel Deji Olatunji, shortly Deji Olatunji, with whom KSI ranked first and second respectively as the UK’s Most Influential YouTube Creators in 2015. Also, his brother is a popular YouTuber.
Additionally, the guy, along with his family, relocated to Watford. He attended the fee-paying independent Berkhamsted School located in Hertfordshire and graduated from there. Besides, he is also one of the member’s Sidemen, a group of British YouTubers.
As A Rapper
On May 22, 2020, the 6-feet tall, good-looking man released his first studio album, Dissimulation, and the album features the hit songs like Wake up Call, Poppin, Down Like That, Houdin, Cap, and Killa Killa.
Likewise, the singer released non-album singles like On Point, Lamborghini, Uncontrollable, etc. Olatunji and another British rapper Randolph have also found a collaborative studio album named New Age, which peaked at No 17 on the United Kingdom Albums Chart.
In addition to this, the fellow has released four extended plays, Jump Around (October 2016), Keep Up (January 2016), Space (June 2017), and Disstracktions (September 2017).
Most of his fans, followers, and well-wishers want to know the name of the girl who is dating KSI. There have never been any talks, gossip or news as the musician maintains a secret personal life.
We recently came to know that the 28-years-old Olayinka has not revealed his exact relationship status. Further, KSI has not mentioned whether he has any romantic affair or enjoys single life.
It seems like the dark dashing man is living a single life without dating anyone. He seems to be more obsessed with his career. So far, this might be the reason behind his singleness.
In addition to this, the famous composer is very popular among girls and even on social media platforms. And his Instagram handle has more than 11.2 million followers, and also his group has an IG page where they keep everybody updated about the band members.
Past Relationship and affair
As per multiple tabloids, the YouTuber Williams previously dated a fellow social media personality, Seana Cuthbert. Moreover, she is famous online by the pseudonym Sean.
However, how and when the two met and started the romantic affair is still under review. But we got to know that the former pair met for the first time at only 17.
But the ex-couple stayed in a relationship till 2014. Cuthbert’s last YouTube video publicized that their long-distance was a reason behind their separation. Currently, the video is deleted.
Also, his former girlfriend stated that:
”We were very young when we met for the first time. I met KSI when I was 17; he lived in London, and I lived in Newcastle, so it was long-distance. He was busy on YouTube and didn’t have time for a relationship.”
After that, on August 26, 2017, the rapper shared a video on his YouTube channel with the subtitle, Meet My Girlfriend. But in the video, the guy has neither revealed her identity nor showcased her face.
So, it is very tough to divulge whether the two are still in a relationship or are already separated.
Rumors and Controversy
The prominent rapper KSI’s immense popularity on social media faced many controversies way back in his career. Earlier, the man strongly got criticized because of his actions during the Eurogamer event in 2012.
Also, he got accusations of sexually harassing the female attendees. Even the star got banned from attending any Eurogamer event in the future, and the controversy became difficult involving many parties.
Moreover, one of his managers issued an apology later, citing his experience and young age though people still doubt that the guy has not discovered any lesson from the circumstance.
Though this controversy has puzzled his image forever, there resembles to be a shortage of firms blazing up to sign him up. Presently, the star is controversy-free and has maintained a good profile.
Holds Massive Net Worth
Ok JJ Olatunji, 28, has collected a huge amount of money from his long successful multiple careers. Moreover, he has been active in the Hollywood entertainment field since 2008, and now the star has turned out himself as one of the finest stars.
As a result, he is famous as the lead singer and rapper in the United States of America. So far, his flourishing career has stimulated him to accumulate such a massive fortune.
Similarly, he has appeared in several hit singles videos, which have done well in the Hollywood entertainment industry. Throughout his multiple profession, the idol has accumulated staggering net worth.
Additionally, the NME Award-winning KSI has also starred in movies, TV, and web series like The Gadget Show, The Sideman Show, Laid in America, Celebrity Gogglebox, Top Gear, The Sideman Show, and many others.
Besides, the hunk is an active social media user. From here, the guy is earning a good sum of wealth and lives a luxurious life with his family.
Earnings From YouTube
As of 2022, Williams’s official YouTube channel KSI has amassed 23.8million subscribers. As per the social blade, his channel makes $2.2 thousand – $35.9 thousand per month and around $26.9 thousand – $430.9 million a year.
Furthermore, the star also runs another YouTube channel, JJ Olatunji, having 15.1 million subscribers. Additionally, the channel earns $14.1 thousand – $224.9thousand & $168.7 thousand – $2.7 million per month and year.
More On His Income
Rapidly, the musical artist bagged a huge sum of money. In the year 2014, the handsome hunk reportedly earned $1.12Million and in 2015, Forbes assessed his net worth as over $4.5Million, ranking him as the fifth-highest paid YouTuber in the world. Within two years, KSI’s wealth doubled as his net value reached $11Million by 2017.
In 2018, Esquire magazine reported KSI made up to £250,000 in advertising revenue from one video and that product promotions on his social media cost around £75,000. In an interview with Men’s Health, the star confirmed that he also owns over ten properties all around England with a mix of over $10Million.
In addition to this, Business Insider reported that his first fight against Logan Paul that year made about $11Million (£8.5Million) from just pay-per-view revenue alone, including more live gate revenue of over £2.7Million ($3.5Million) from ticket sales.
As per some sources estimates calculated, the man earned £30Million to £40Million each from a fight. According to the Mirror, KSI made a fortune of $900,000 from his second battle against Logan Paul, although his decisive cheque from the fight was asserted to be in millions.
At such a young age, the star owna two very expensive cars, one of which is an orange-colored Lamborghini that can be spotted parked in front of his residence in Kent.
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