Saucy Santana Net Worth

Net Worth $ 400,000
Real name Rashad Spain
Source of Wealth Rapping
Profession Rapper
Date of Birth Oct 8, 1993
Zodiac Libra
Age 29
Gender Male
Pronoun He/Him
Height 172 cm / 5 ft 7 inch
Nationality American

Biography

Saucy Santana is an American rapper who launched his music career in 2019. His first and biggest hit was ‘Walk Em Like A Dog’, which helped him to make a name for himself in the music industry.

Besides being a rapper, Saucy Santana is also a makeup artist. His net worth as of 2022 is estimated at $400,000.

Early life

Saucy Santana, born Rashad Spain, was born and raised in Bridgeport, Connecticut, before moving to Florida when he turned 10 with his mom, Teresa Harris. His dad was a celebrity bodyguard, and growing up, Santana had the chance to meet many famous people, like Lil’ Kim and 50 Cent, at basketball games.

Not much is known about where he finished high school, or if he went to college.

In a Vogue interview, he stated that he had trouble with how people perceived him since he was openly queer from a young age. His behavior was feminine, which put a target on his back at all times.[1]

He stated that most rappers come from difficult backgrounds, living in the projects, and struggling to make ends meet; however, his life wasn’t filled with such struggles. His mother worked as a general manager, and his dad was a celebrity bodyguard. They lived on a five-acre property, in a three-story household.

When he was younger, he wanted to experience life on the streets and wanted to hang out in the projects and get into fights, so he would ultimately end up being street-smart.

When he was 17, he came out as gay. His pronouns are he/him, and he identifies as a male.

Career

Saucy Santana’s career in the music industry started off with him becoming the makeup artist for the Miami-based duo ‘City Girls’.

In February 2019, he recorded the theme song for the podcast his friends and he were making at the time.

His first single was released on SoundCloud later in 2019 - ‘Walk Em Like A Dog’. He then released his debut EP - ‘Dog Walkers’ a month later, and in January 2020, Santana released his mixtape - ‘Imma Celebrity’.

He then showed up as a recurring guest on the reality TV show - ‘Love & Hip-Hop: Miami’ from January to April 2020. Later that same year, he released his new mixtape - ‘Pretty Little Gangsta’, with features by LightSkinKeisha and Latto.

He featured on Sukihana’s single ‘Food Stamp Hoe’ in 2021, and at the same time, his single ‘Walk’, initially released in 2020, started blowing up and going viral on TikTok, due to the #WalkChallenge. As a result, he received a cosign from one of the most famous female rappers - Nicki Minaj.

Two other of his singles - ‘Here We Go’ and ‘Material Girl’ went viral on TikTok in the same year, which earned him a cosign from Madonna, resulting in them performing together the song they both have with the same name - ‘Material Girl’, at the NYC Pride in 2022.

They released the mix as a single, containing segments of both songs - ‘Material Gworlllllllll!

He released his debut studio album ‘Keep It Playa’ in December 2021, and a collaboration with the duo ‘City Girls’, the two girls he started his career with.

In 2022, Saucy Santana was a guest on ‘The Tonight Show’ for the first time, where he performed his new song ‘Booty’. He performed the same song at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards ‘Pre-Show’.

Controversies

In 2019, Saucy Santana, was a victim of a drive-by shooting. He got shot in his shoulder and had to be hospitalized as a result of his injuries. In a statement, Saucy Santana claimed the shooting was evidence of homophobia, and since he got shot in the shoulder, he firmly believed they were aiming for his head. He later released the song ‘You Can’t Kill Me’.

In 2022, some Tweets of his from 2014 went viral about Blue Ivy Carter, the daughter of Beyonce and Jay-Z. Reportedly, Santana compared Blue Ivy and North West, Kanye’s daughter, and labeled Blue’s hair as ‘nappy’.

Personal life

In an interview with ‘Pride’, Saucy Santana mentioned he initially came out as bisexual, because he wanted to ease people into the whole idea of him being gay.[3]Even after he came out as bi and was a bit too feminine for straight girls, many women still wanted to date him.

He also stated that he once tried being with a girl, and even though she was great, he decided to ‘switch sides’.

Later, in 2020, there was gossip about a man Saucy Santana might have been dating after he posted him on his Instagram stories, but the man remained anonymous.

Not much is known about Santana’s current love life, since he prefers to keep a lot of his life to himself - where he went to school, finishing college, and if he’s currently dating someone.

Conclusion

Saucy Santana is an American rapper, mostly famous for working closely with big names in the music industry, like Lil Nas, Nicki Minaj, and Madonna.

Even though he is constantly in the public eye, there is a big portion of his life that he prefers to keep to himself.

As of 2022, Saucy Santana’s net worth is estimated at $400,000.

References

  1. Mukhtar, A. (2022) Saucy Santana is the musician, the meme, the moment, Vogue. Vogue. Available at: https://www.vogue.com/article/saucy-santana-musician-meme-moment (Accessed: November 24, 2022).

  2. Saucy Santana (2022) Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation. Available at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saucy_Santana (Accessed: November 24, 2022).

  3. Kiley, R. (2022) Saucy Santana tells hilarious story of dating girls as a bisexual teen, Gay Pride - LGBT and Queer Voices. Gay Pride - LGBT and Queer Voices. Available at: https://www.pride.com/celebrities/2022/3/30/saucy-santana-tells-hilarious-story-dating-girls-bisexual-teen (Accessed: November 24, 2022).