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There’s a new dance move called ‘Shoot’ that’s taking over the world right now. People are really loving and rocking with this dance move. But who exactly created it? Do you have any idea? If you don’t then here’s the answer; it’s rapper BlocBoy JB.
BlocBoy JB is an American rapper and songwriter who is famous for his unique rapping skills. He first came to fame in 2018 when he released a song titled ‘Look Alive’ which also featured another huge rapper, Drake. The song even went on to reach number five on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.
Besides JB’s rapping career, what else do you know about him? Do you have any idea about his personal life? If not then stick with us. We will explore BlocBoy JB dating affairs, marital status, career, net worth and wiki-bio right here!
Who is BlocBoy JB Dating?
The 21-years old-rapper BlocBoy JB gained fame not too long ago, so it’s tough to retrieve information about his love life. But people are surfing around crazily to know about BlocBoy JB dating life. There’s also not many details about his past relationships.
According to sources, it is reported that JB is currently single and isn’t dating anyone. It seems the young rapper is more concentrated in building his career rather than being in a relationship.
How much is BlocBoy JB’s Net Worth?
So far, the single ‘Look Alive’ has been the biggest success of BlocBoy JB’s career. The song managed to reach number five on the Billboard charts. Judging by the song’s success, it’s safe to say that he earned a lot of money from it.
Rapping and music videos are the primary source of earning for JB. Besides that, he also makes some extra cash by touring. Unfortunately, BlocBoy JB’s net worth has still not been known.
Though BlocBoy JB’s net worth is not disclosed, people claim that his net worth might be in hundred thousand or in millions.
Caption: BlocBoy JB and rapper 21 Savage
BlocBoy JB’s net worth as of 2020 is estimated at around $500 thousand thanks to his career as a rapper. The major source of his income is thanks to his song, Look Alive featuring Drake in 2018.
Origin of the ‘Shoot’ Dance
In 2018, JB created not only his hit song but also the viral dance move ‘Shoot.’ His signature move went so viral that many celebrities such as Drake, Lil Uzi Vert, Odell Beckham Jr, and James Harden started doing it.
You can also find a lot of compilation videos of the dance on the internet. During an interview, he revealed that the dance move was originated while in front of the mirror one day.
BlocBoy JB Career
In 2012, JB started putting out music on the musical platform SoundCloud. In 2016, he released his first mixtape, Who Am I. The mixtape included a track called “No Chorus Pt. 6,” which gained over two million views on YouTube. In October 2017, he was involved in a controversy after posting a video of himself shooting dice at Hamilton High School.
In early 2018, he released the song “Shoot,” which created a dance craze called the “shoot dance.” Following that, he also released another single, “Rover.” The song went viral and caught the attention of Canadian rapper Drake.
It was said that he was going to remix “Rover,” but the pair later ended up collaborating on a song titled, “Look Alive,” which was released in February 2018. The song managed to debut at number six on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Caption: BlocBoy JB promoting his single ‘Look Alive.’
JB said that he would soon sign to Drake’s label OVO Sound, saying “Somewhat. I’m trying to see what’s my move.” He also featured on Moneybagg Yo’s 2 Heartless projects.
BlocBoy JB’s Wiki-Bio; Age, Ethnicity, Nationality and more!
On May 19, 1996, James Baker was born in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. He is professionally known as BlocBoy JB. JB never got the opportunity to meet his father due to his father serving a 25-year sentence when he was born. He is American and belongs to the black ethnicity.
As of 2018, JB is 21 years old. His zodiac sign is Taurus. JB has an average body with a height of 6 feet. He has dark brown eyes and black hair. TO update fans on his music, JB uses social media like Instagram and Twitter.
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