Offset (Rapper) Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Feb, 2019
Facts of Offset (Rapper)
Date of Birth: 1991 , December-14
Age: 27 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Offset
Birth Name Kiari Kendrell Cephus
Nick Name Offset
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Lawrenceville, Georgia, U.S.A.
Ethnicity African-American
Profession Rapper
Net Worth $3 million
Music Group Migos
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Rappers rule the music industry and Offset is one of the most popular rappers across the world currently. Starting his career more than a decade ago, he worked tirelessly to be a famous music artist as he is today. He is also the founding member of Migos with Quavo and Takeoff. The band members are related and grew up together which is seen in their music.

Early Life And Education Of Offset

Offset was born Kiari Kendrell Cephus on December 14, 1991, in Lawrenceville, Georgia, U.S.A. The rapper was born with the Zodiac sign Sagittarius and his personality reflects the traits of the sign like being serene, optimistic, and adventurous.

CAPTION: A photo of Offset at an event. SOURCE: CBS News

He chooses not to reveal the names of his parents but all the members of his band Migos grew up in his mother’s small house. Moreover, he is the cousin of Quavo and Takeoff is the nephew of Quavo. Offset grew up in Gwinnett County near Atlanta with the members of his band.

Offset’s Career

Offset started his career with the band Migos, he started the band with his cousin Quavo and nephew Takeoff. They first released the single Versace in 2013 and they released their debut album, Yung Rich Nation in 2015. In 2017, they released another single Bad and Boujee which was one of the most famous songs of that year and quickly became an internet sensation. Bad and Boujee is considered one of the most successful songs of the band.

The lyrics to the song "raindrop, drop top” became especially famous and became a part of several internet memes too. The song reached the #1 spot on US Billboard Hot 100. Their second studio album, Culture also debuted at the top spot on the Billboard 200 Charts.

In addition to his involvement in the band, he is also a solo artist who frequently collaborates with artists like Macklemore. He also released a collaborative album with rapper 21 Savage. The album also did well on the charts and gave Offset his first solo platinum single called Ric Flair Drip.

Offset’s Net Worth

Offset is one of the most recognizable faces when it comes to the music industry and he earns an equally good amount of money from his career as he does earn fame from it. As of early 2019, rapper Offset's net worth is estimated to be around $16 million. He earns the major part of his net worth from his career as a rapper whereas the endorsements and the advertisement deals also help him increase his fortune. 

According to some sources, the band, Migos, is estimated to worth around $50 million. According to Forbes, they gross over $150,000 per tour stop. Similarly, they also earn from their album sales but the rappers have kept their exact earnings under the wrap.

The star owns a Mercedes Benz S-Class which worth around $164,000 along with a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat costing around $100,000. Similarly, he owns a custom made Pontiac GTO. The crowning jewel among his car collection is the two Bentley’s he owns each costing around $200,000.

Offset owns flashy bling, studded with diamonds and an official NASA logo which cost around $60,000. The rapper also owns a solar-system themed iced out chain that weighs around a kilo and is covered in 200 carats of diamond. The extravagant piece of jewelry costs around $500,000. Furthermore, he splashed a whopping $33,000 for a diamond ring that contains detachable spaceship.

Meanwhile, he received a $400,000 worth Rolls Royce as his 26th birthday gift from his girlfriend Cardi B.

Offset’s Personal Life

Offset is currently married to another superstar Cardi B. The couple started dating in early 2017 after collaborating for a song Lick in January 2017. They went on a date during the Super Bowl in February 2017 and later that month, they made their relationship official in an Instagram post on Valentine’s Day. Later, they released an adult video which they later called a joke.

The video below is an interview of the rapper where he talks about his engagement to Cardi B. 

The couple spent several quality times together and were deeply in love for months before they got engaged. On Cardi’s birthday (11 October), Offset posted an intimate picture of the couple on his Instagram where he can be seen planting kiss on his girlfriend's lips.

The same month, the couple was rocked by their split rumor after the singer deleted a series of photos from her Instagram. But later, Cardi B denied the rumor and confirmed that the couple was still together.

By the end of the month, the rapper proposed to his then-girlfriend to marry him live on stage at Power 99's Powerhouse concert in front of thousands of crowd. Cardi accepted his proposal and the pair was engaged. Offset popped the question to his girlfriend with a whopping $500,000 8-carat diamond ring.

Shortly after their engagement, Cardi B was shocked after she found her fiance cheated on her with a model named Celine Powell. The rumor sparked after the rapper reportedly had his iCloud hacked. Days later, the model claimed to be pregnant with the Migo's rapper's child. Both Cardi B and Offset strongly denied the accusation, however, the accusation brought a crack in their relationship indeed, as Cardi B was spotted without her engagement ring just days after during a public appearance on New Year's Eve.

In January 2018, Offset's alleged sex tape was leaked online which went viral on Twitter which blatantly shows the rapper cheating on his fiancee. Later, Offset addressed the rumors by posting a video on his Instagram showing him lying in a bed next to Cardi's arm, which was confirmed due to the presence of Cardi's engagement ring and the rumors perished within days.

In February 2018, Cardi B was repeatedly claimed to be pregnant with her first child with Offset. The speculation was triggered after fans noticed her growing baby bump during a concert. However, she later denied the rumor saying she was just getting fat. In March, TMZ confirmed her pregnancy reporting she would be welcoming her first in July that year. The reports also claimed that she was planning to go on a tour with singer Bruno Mars just 2 months after the baby's birth. On July 10, 2018, Cardi B gave birth to a son, Kulture Kiari Cephus with Offset.

CAPTION: Rapper Offset and his estranged wife Cardi B SOURCE: The Fader

Earlier in June, Cardi B revealed that she and Offset secretly got married in 2017. The singer also revealed that they got married in a bedroom with no ring or wedding dress. 

Coming to December 2018, Cardi B announced her split from her husband Offset through an Instagram post where she wrote she and her child's father were to get a divorce. She said "Things haven't been working out between us for a long time," in the shocking announcement. But just a couple of months later the announcement, the couple was again spotted spending their quality time together which once again sparked their rekindle rumor. However, the couple is yet to address the rumor regarding their reunion.

Coming to December 2018, Cardi B announced her split from her husband Offset through an Instagram post where she wrote she and her child's father were to get a divorce. She said "Things haven't been working out between us for a long time," in the shocking announcement. But just a couple of months later the announcement, the couple was again spotted spending their quality time together which sparked their rekindle rumor. However, the couple is yet to address the rumor regarding their reunion.

Meanwhile, in April 2018, the model, Celina Powell came forth claiming she delivered Offset's fourth child. The woman also demanded for $15,000 per month in child support. Later Offset also went through a DNA test to verify whether he actually fathered the child or not even though he repeatedly denied to be the father of the child. Later in May, Celina admitted to lying about being pregnant with offset's child. Later in December 2018, she was arrested by Bounty hunters.

Offset's Height, Weight, And Body Measurement

  • Height: Rapper Offset's height is reported to be around 5 ft. 9 inches.
  • Weight: Rapper Offset weighs approximately 78 kg/ 172 lbs.
  • Age: Offset is aged 26 years old as of early 2019.

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