Travis Scott Biography
Travis Scott is an American by nationality and famous for being a multi-talented individual. He is a rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, fashion designer, and a well-established businessman. The name Travis Scott is a combination of his favorite uncle’s first name combined with his inspiration’s name Kid Cudi, whose original name was Scott Mescudi.
How old is Travis Scott? – Age
The American rapper is 31 years old as of April 30, 2022. He was born in 1991, in Houston, Texas, United states of America.
Travis Scott’s Parents – Family
The highest in the room singer comes from a family of five. His parents are Wanda Webster and Jacques Webster. He has two siblings. His sister, Jordan, and his brother, Joshua, who are twins. Webster lived with his grandmother in South Park, Houston from ages one through six. At that time his mother worked for the company Apple and his father ran his own business. Located in south-central Houston, the neighborhood was notorious for crime and had an impact on young Travis.
He moved to Missouri City, a middle-class suburban area bordering southwest Houston, to live with his parents. The rapper credited his father as the reason for his success in music. He revealed that both his father and his grandfather were musicians, father is a soul musician while grandfather was a jazz composer.
Does Travis Scott’s have a girlfriend – Relationship
The rapper has mostly kept details about their rekindled romance with his girlfriend Kylie Jenner private. They started dating in 2017 after hitting it off Coachella. In February 2018, Jenner gave birth to their first child together: Stormi Webster. The couple split briefly in 2020 but got back together some months later after staying close for the sake of their little girl. In fact, currently the wonderful couple are stronger than ever after welcoming their baby son, Wolf.
Travis Scott’s Music Career
As a three year old, Travis began experimenting with music thanks to a drum set gifted to him by his father. Although he enrolled in the University of Texas at San Antonio, he dropped out during his sophomore year to focus on making music. Scott began making beats when he was just 17. Along with his longtime friend Chris Holloway, he released an EP on MySpace in 2009. In the following year, he formed a duo called The Classmates with OG Chess and dropped two full-lengths in 2011.
All songs from both projects were produced by Scott himself. The duo broke up later in 2011 due to personal differences and financial disputes. Following the split, Scott moved to Los Angeles from Taxes where he started to record and release music. T.I. also a rapper, listened to one of Scott’s songs titled “Light (love sick)”, which he released while staying in Los Angeles. Then later contacted Scott, asking him to come down to a studio.
The young Rapper also drew Kanye West’s interest. In between working with the two rap superstars, he readied his “Owl Pharaoh” EP in 2012. Due to some issues, the mixtape was delayed until 2013. Even with the delayment Travis spent the rest of the year and until early 2015 playing live shows, dropping new songs and being featured on other artists’ works. His debut album Rodeo was finally out in September 2015 and reached No. 1 on billboard’s rap albums chart.
Later in 2016 his second album, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight became his first number one album on the Billboard 200. The following year the rapper released a collaborative album with Quavo titled Huncho Jack, Jack huncho under the group name Huncho Jack. Then in 2018, his third studio album, was released and produced his first Billboard Hot 100 number on single, ‘Sicko Mode’. Moving on to 2020, Scott became the first artist on the Hot 100 to have three songs debut at number one in less than a year.
He has also gained notoriety for controversies and legal issues regarding safety at his concerts. In November 2021, a mass-casualty crowd crush occurred during Scott’s performance at the Astroworld Festival in his hometown of Houston, Texas, killing ten people and injuring hundred of others.
Travis Scott’s net worth
As of 2022, Travis Scott net is $60 million.