Maria-Cecilia Simone Kelly, also known as Rico Nasty, is a famous rapper, record producer, songwriter, singer, and entrepreneur with a net worth of roughly $1.5 million.
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|Real Name:||Maria-Cecilia Simone Kelly|
|Birthday:||May 7, 1997|
|Height:||5 feet 6 inches or 167 cm or 1.67 m|
|Weight:||55 kgs or 121 lbs|
|Professions:||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Entrepreneur|
|Hair Color:||Black (Curly)|
|Net Worth:||$1.5 Million|
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What Is Rico Nasty Net Worth?
Rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur Rico Nasty is a very busy woman.
Aside from her music and entertainment career, she’s also a businesswoman at her online shop Rico Nasty Store. The store sells apparel like hoodies, t-shirts, crop top tees and merchandise like blankets, tumblers, candles and accessories like earrings.
Currently, her net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million.
Maria-Cecilia Simone Kelly, professionally known as Rico Nasty was born in Brooklyn, New York, the USA on May 7, 1997.
She’s the only child of her African-American rapper father and Puerto Rican mother.
She grew up listening to artists like Bob Marley, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Nas, and Jill Scott. Even as a child, she was already interested in performing hip hop and trap music with the influence of punk rap.
She was enrolled in Baltimore Boarding School in her 6th grade where she was expelled for smoking marijuana.
Her parents eventually divorced, and her father was sent to prison. She was 11 years old when she and her mother moved to Palmer Park so basically, she was raised in various locations, like New York, Washington DC, Virginia, and Prince George’s County, Maryland.
In her high school years, she became fond of playing lacrosse and soccer and even became team captain.
Although she was apparently bullied in school, she managed to overcome it. In fact, her professional name, Rico Nasty, came from a bully. Upon wearing a lanyard with a Puerto Rican word, a bully classmate of hers started calling her “Rico Nasty.”
Instead of letting it affect her negatively, she started using it on her social media accounts. That’s how she became known as Rico Nasty.
Rico Nasty Personal Life
Rico Nasty gave birth to her son Cameron on November 25, 2015, when she was only 18. The father of her son was her childhood best friend turned boyfriend Brandon. Unfortunately, he never found out about Rico Nasty’s pregnancy because he died after an asthma attack.
Life became tough for Rico Nasty after that, but she managed to fight back. She fell in love with her manager, Malik Foxx, whom she met when she was several months pregnant. Malik decided to embrace Rico despite her pregnancy.
Currently, the two are taking things slowly and focusing on co-parenting with Cameron.
Rico Nasty is a huge fan of anime, an avid pet lover, and a fitness freak which can be attributed to her healthy and sexy bodybuilding.
Pizza and tacos are amongst her comfort foods. She even got her nickname Tacobella from Taco Bell, a restaurant that sells tacos, nachos, and quesadillas as she craved for these a lot during her pregnancy.
Career: How Much Does Rico Nasty Earn?
Rico Nasty began her musical career on May 1, 2014, by releasing her first mixtape entitled, “Summer’s Eve.” At the time, she was only in her eleventh grade in Charles Herbert Flowers High School.
Her music style is apparently inspired by Joan Jett, Avril Lavigne, and Rihanna.
After she graduated, she focused solely on her music career where she launched her first single ïCarly which garnered 920,000 views on Youtube in just 7 months. Now, it has millions of views.
On June 2, 2016, she presented two mixtapes namely: The Rico Story and Sugar Trap on August 19, 2016. Her popularity increased when she made public her album “Tales of Tacobella” in 2017.
She also worked with Kenny Beats, another rapper, on their joint mixtape called Anger Management.
With her exceptional musical talent, Rico Nasty received worldwide recognition and awards.
She has a large fan base as she is active on social media platforms. She has 1.8 million followers on Instagram, 1.8 million followers on Tiktok, 892,000 followers on Twitter, 106,000 followers on Facebook, and 588,000 subscribers on YouTube
Rico Nasty has an estimated earnings in her Youtube channel of $100.4K to $166.2K yearly.
What Are Rico Nasty Famous Songs?
Rico Nasty is an American Rapper who is best known for her singles:
- Smack A B (46M views)
- Poppin (9.2M views)
- Key Lime OG (5.3M views)
- Beat My Face (4.7M views)
- OHFR (with 4.6M views)
- Trust Issues (4.4M views)
- iCarly (3.6 million views)
- Hey Arnold (2.6M views)
- Countin’ Up (1.8M views)
She was also featured in Doja Cat’s Tia Tamera (90M views).
Final Word: Is Rico Nasty A Millionaire?
Rico Nasty is an entrepreneur, rapper, performer, songwriter, and entertainer who made her first million in the industry.
This is not a surprise, since she has a lot of collaborations with her fellow artists and concert tours in countries like Spain, Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Netherlands, and France under the recording label Atlantic.
She also has a growing number of fans on different social media platforms as well as shares in online streaming of her hit after hit songs.
Lastly, her online shop also contributes to her estimated net worth of $1.5 million.