DJ Akademiks Net Worth

DJ Akademiks is a Jamaican-American podcaster, DJ, rapper, media personality and YouTuber who has a net worth of $7 million. The DJ is famous for his humorous commentary on current hip-hop news and rumors.

He is co-hosted on the YouTube channel Complex News for the web series Everyday Struggles. Livingston Allen Aka DJ Akademiks has gained worldwide recognition for his five successful YouTube channels.

He is famous on social media platforms such as Instagram and Twitter, where he has millions of followers. He is considered one of the most controversial figures in the music industry and his views have long caused outrage.

DJ Akademiks Net Worth (2024)

Net value 7 million USD
Name DJ Akademiks
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 in)
Nation USA
Job Podcasts, Rapper
Salary & Income 2 million USD per year
Latest updates 2024

DJ Akademiks Net Worth Growth

Net worth in 2024 7 million USD
Net worth in 2023 5 million USD
Net worth in 2022 4.2 million USD
Net worth in 2021 3.3 million USD
Net worth 2020 2 million USD

Early life

Livingston Allen was born on May 17, 1991 in Spanish Town, Jamaica but moved to New York, United States when he was 10 years old. He was a shy child and struggled to adjust to his new culture and school. He became very interested in hip-hop music during this time with his Jamaican friends.

He enrolled at Rutgers University in New Jersey, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Biological Mathematics. After graduating, he continued taking classes regularly to earn a master’s degree in Financial Mathematics.

Start your career

Akademiks began blogging on rap music forums while still in school and became interested in music while in college. He started DJing on his college radio station on Saturday nights. At the same time, he launched the website Late Night Creep, focusing on the latest hip-hop music news.

In 2012, he launched his YouTube channel, where he broadcasts satirical news and social commentary. He had over 328k subscribers and over 135 million views at the time. He quickly gained a following for his entertaining and humorous commentary on the genre.


Akademiks gained worldwide recognition with his most famous video, “Suge Knight faints after release on bail,” which received more than 11 million views. In 2014, Dj Akademiks joined media company Complex, where he became a host and producer for their news channel, Complex News.

He launched his main YouTube account in 2015, which has over 2.41 million followers and 1.1 billion views as of this writing. Akademiks posted an interview with famous rapper 6ix9ine about sexual harassment allegations in 2017, and the video has nearly 5 million views on YouTube.

He then mentioned a slew of other big names, including Charlamagne Tha God, Gucci Mane, The Game, Stitches and Kodak Black. He has five YouTube channels: The War In Iraq, The Negotiator, aka DJ Akademiks, King Akademiks, Late Night CreepVids, and Crime Files.

Akademiks released their debut single “Blues Clues” in 2018 and the music video has received over 3 million views. During the same year, he released several singles, including Triggers, a remix of Lil Blurry’s song “Now I Made It”.

DJ Akademiks net worth and income


His income comes from brand endorsements, events, live concerts, and the music industry. Akademiks’ annual salary exceeds $800,000. His social media earnings are around $1800 per endorsement deal.

DJ Akademiks has an online store where fans can buy hoodies and t-shirts. He has also made a lot of money as a podcaster and DJ. He generates revenue through advertising. He earns a portion of the ad revenue that plays before and during his videos.

Personal life

Akademiks is currently dating Dominican glamor model and social media personality Angelica Ggx, with whom he recently had a public argument on Twitch. Akademiks has had many run-ins with the law.

In 2017, he was arrested and charged with assaulting his ex-girlfriend, but the charges were later dropped. In 2018, he was also sued by a woman for defamation, claiming that he falsely accused her of being involved in criminal activity.

DJ Akademiks Favorite things

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Favorite actress Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite singer Michael Jackson
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Favorite athlete Massi
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Interest Traveling

Introducing DJ Akademiks

Net value 7 million USD
Name DJ Akademiks
Year old 32 years old
Height (1.72 million)
Weight 68 KG (Approx.)
Job Podcasts
Date of birth May 17, 1991
Place of birth Spanish Town, Jamaica
Nationality USA
Income 2 million USD (Annual)
Couple Kaia Wright

“The most practical people don’t have many friends. You know why? because they do not accept fake things. There are a lot of fake people out there.”

– DJ Akademiks

DJ Akademiks’ social media profile

DJ Akademiks Net Worth

As of 2024, DJ Akademiks’ net worth is estimated to be around $7 million. The DJ is a top content creator and rapper in the country, who rose to fame after launching his five YouTube channels. He earns most of his income through his various YouTube channels.

He has millions of subscribers and most of his videos have over 10 million views. Dj Akademiks makes money through a combination of advertising revenue, sponsorships, merchandise sales, and other opportunities related to his work as a media personality and content creator.

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