Kirshnik Ball

Inside Biography

Krishna Ball is a popular American hip-hop recording artist best known by his stage name Takeoff. He is a part of the hip-hop trio called Migos whose 2013 hit Versace went viral and peaked at 99 on the Billboard Hot 100. The proficient hip hop recording artist gained huge stardom after the hit of their single, Versace

Short-Bio Of Kirshnik Ball(Takeoff)

Kirshnik Ball was born Kirshnik Khari Ball on June 18, 1994, in Lawrenceville, Georgia under the birth sign Gemini. He holds an American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity. He is famously known by his stage name, Takeoff. 

His parents raised him along with other family members, Quavo and Offset who formed the Migos rap group. Offest is Quavo's cousin whereas Quavo is Takeoff's uncle.

Ball also started making beats and developing rhythms in the seventh grade, but didn’t take music seriously until 2011.

From an early age, he was interested in music, so he formed the Migos rap group initially under the name Polo Club. The members of the club were related to each other where Quavo- one of the member's nephew is Kirshnik and Offset- the other member is the cousin of Quavo.

Kirshnik Ball's Career

The Migos group started knowing by the stage name Polo Club. On 25th August 2011, the group released their first mixtape, Juug Season. On 1st June 2012, he released another mixtape, No Label.

Polo Club which first started gaining popularity in 2013 with their single, Versace after it was remixed by Drake.  The single hot #99 on the Billboard Hot 100 and hot #31 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.  Along with Hannah Montana, Fight Night and Look At My Dab, they kept raising their popularity and are credited with inventing the dab dance.

In July 2015, the group released its debut studio album, Yung Rich Nation which featured Young Thung and Chris Brown. The album hit #17 on the Billboard 200. 

In 2016, Migos released Bad and Boujee featuring Lil Uzi Vert and the song became an internet phenomenon. It was able to gain popularity and was the most successful song to date.

The following year, the group released their second studio album, Culture which hit #1 on the US Billboard 200. As of 2018, they released the third studio album, Culture II which also hit #1 on the Billboard.

Besides, Takeoff has collaborated with numerous top artists including R.Kelly, Gucci Mane, Busta Rhymes, and Riff Raff. He also made a guest appearance on Katy Perry's single, Born Appetit and was reportedly working with Liam Payne.

Acc u mulated $4 Million Net Worth 

Kirshnik Ball has an estimated net worth of $4 million as per some sources, however, the amount is still under review. Ball earns an impressive amount from his rapping career.

Here is the list which shows the earning from her singles and albums:

  • Bad and Boujee (2016) = 4 million copies sold.
  • Culture (2017) = 1 million copies sold.
  • Culture II (2018)= 199k copies sold.

With such earning, she is living a lavish lifestyle.

What Is His Relationship Status?

Krishnik Bell aka Takeoff is yet to be married. Ball is not spotted by anyone and has not introduced anyone as his girlfriend, so, he might be possibly single. He is more focused on his career which might be the reason behind him being single.

CAPTION: Kirshnik Ball with Katty Perry. SOURCE: pm studio

Previously, Bell was linked to a singer, Katy Perry when they were spotted together at Saturday Night Live afterparty in 2017. The rumor swirled after he was featured on Perry's single, Born Appetit. The couple, however, has not confirmed anything.

Moreover, Takeoff also revealed that he is single via his Instagram.


Takeoff along with his group members was involved in several illegal activities. They were arrested for possession of firearms within a school safety zone while they performed in a concert at Georgia Southern University.

They were also involved in a gunfire exchange outside Miami. Moreover, Takeoff was also arrested in possession of marijuana and pleaded guilty later. 

by Bchrome, 20 Aug, 2017

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