YBN Nahmir Net Worth, Biography, News, FAQ
|Popular Name:||YBN Nahmir|
|Real Name:||Nicholas Alexander Simmons|
|Birth Date:||December 18, 1999|
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
|Profession:||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter|
|Net Worth:||$1 Million|
Popular American rapper Nicholas Simmons, more famous as YBN Nahmir, is perhaps, best known for his hit single, ‘Rubbin’ Off the Paint.’ He started his journey to fame by uploading a track on YouTube when he was 15. The song titled ‘Hood Mentality’, however, did not receive many views. After continuously uploading his songs on YouTube and SoundCloud, he received more than 50 thousand plays of his single, ‘Why’, on the latter. In 2017, he came up with ‘Rubbin’ Of the Paint’ and this became a breakthrough for him in the music industry. He followed that up quickly by releasing his next popular song, ‘Bounce Out With That,’ the following year, and the single received over 100 million views on YouTube. From that point, he started receiving attention from big names and brands in the industry, and when Atlantic Records came calling, he signed a multi-million-dollar recording contract with the popular record label. Mr. Simmons is also the founder of ‘YBN Collective’, whose former members include rappers YBN Almighty Jay and YBN Cordae. Further details below.
Early Life: Childhood, Education
The young rapper YBN Nahmir was born Nicholas Alexander Simmons on the 18th of December 1999 in Birmingham, Alabama, in the United States. As a man who rarely talks about his family and private activities, he hasn’t said much about his parents and their identities. A number of online sources claim that the artist was estranged from his father at a tender age. The Fader also claims that he was raised in a home with his mom, aunt, and cousins. He experienced his childhood in Birmingham, Alabama, where he was raised in poverty. Notably, Birmingham is the second-most populous city in the state.
For his education, Simmons attended Clay-Chalkville High School in Clay, Alabama, for a while before deciding to drop out after his track “Rubbin Off the Paint” achieved success. Yet, he return to complete his education in 2018.
Before deciding to do music, Simmons started off as a gamer, streaming popular games like Rock Band and Grand Theft Auto V on YouTube.
He has given his musical influences as California artists such as Tupac, E-40, and Eazy-E.
Professional Life: Music Career
In 2014, Nicholas Simmons started a hip-hop group known as YBN (Young Boss Niggas) comprising of himself, his cousin YBN Manny, and artists like YBN Cordae, YBN Almighty Jay, YBN Glizzy, and a few others. He started using the name YBN Nahmir for the tracks he uploaded on YouTube.
In 2017, he uploaded two mixtapes on SoundCloud, including his “Believe In The Glo”. He managed to achieve a breakthrough with his singles “Rubbin Off the Paint” (2017) and “Bounce Out with That” (2018), with the latter having racked up more than 162 million views on YouTube to date.
Following his rise to fame led, YBN Nahmir put pen to paper and signed a massive recording deal with Atlantic Records in 2018. Also that year, he cyphered with Stefflon Don and Wifisfuneral on XXL‘s “Freshman Class”.
The YBN group dropped their project “YBN: The Mixtape” in 2018, featuring big-hitters like Gucci Mane, Machine Gun Kelly, and Lil Skies, amongst others, before disbanding.
In March 2021, YBN Nahmir released his debut solo album which he called “Visionland” which didn’t see much commercial success, selling only about 4,000 copies in its opening week.
He has been going on tours consistently dating back to 2018. Since his first tour with the YBN group, he has accompanied acts like Young Thug, Lil Uzi Vert, Ty Dolla $ign, G-Eazy, and others on the road. He has also performed at several music festivals over the years.
Social Media: YouTube, Instagram and Twitter
The artist has millions of fans subscribed to his YouTube channel where his journey into the music business started.
He also runs profiles on social networking sites like Instagram and Twitter where he has 3.6 million and 151,000 followers respectively.
Personal Life: Relationships, Private Interests, Height, Weight
Presently, the sensational rapper resides in Los Angeles, California, where he owns a luxurious property.
After making headlines from 2017 to 2018, he started a relationship with Instagram model Alycia Tyre, which lasted three years before they split up. Interestingly, they patched things up in 2021, announced their reconciliation to their fans on their Instagram profiles, and eventually ended their relationship in a matter of months. Unfortunately, the reason for their splitting has not been detailed just yet.
Nahmir hasn’t been seen with any other girlfriend since then. He has no children as far as we can tell.
He is 170 centimeters tall and weighs about 60 kilograms.
YBN Nahmir Net Worth: Salary, Income Sources, Brands
The YBN Nahmir net worth figure of $1 million has been accumulated over the past five years. Starting from 2017, he has been dropping hot hits and mixtapes as well as an album that has contributed to giving him his wealth and fame. He has also made some coin by collaborating with other notable acts in the industry while also going on tours and concerts in different parts of the United States.
As of this moment, we cannot confirm if the young artist works with any popular brands or has any endorsement deals going. There isn’t much in this regard available on his social media pages. He makes an extra income however from his YouTube channel where he earns a commission from ads revenue.