By the age of 31, Machine Gun Kelly (real name: Colson Baker) has already earned a substantial amount of money. The Cleveland, Ohio native pursued his passion for music and adopted his stage name due to his speedy lyrical delivery, having taken his career to new heights in recent years. MGK released four studio albums and on May 20, he dropped a fiery new music video for his song “Bloody Valentine” featuring his girlfriend, Megan Fox. In addition to making music, the performer has also dabbled in the world of acting. Scroll down to find out the star’s net worth and get more details.
What Is MGK’s Net Worth?
As of 2020, the “Glass House” rapper’s net worth sits around $10 million, according to CelebrityNetWorth.com. After the initial success of his four mixtapes, Stamp of Approval, Homecoming, 100 Words and Running and Lace Up, he’s gone on to create more chart-topping singles.
How Does He Make Money?
MGK has continued to make a name for himself, releasing his fourth studio album, Hotel Diablo, which debuted No. 5 on the charts in 2019. That year, he dished about his upcoming fifth studio album, Tickets to my Downfall, sharing how excited he was to collaborate with Travis Barker. The rapper also landed several movie gigs, appearing in films like Beyond the Lights, The Land, Bird Box and Big Time Adolescence. He even showed off his comedic chops during an episode of Wild ‘N Out.
What Keeps Him Motivated?
Machine Gun Kelly is the proud father of a daughter, Casie Colson Baker, shared with his ex Emma Cannon. “I’m fortunate to have a baby girl who’s super into everything that I say and do,” he told Rolling Stone about his little one, revealing she’s “just fun to be around” and keeps him on his grind.
Who Does He Hang Out With?
The musician is close pals with Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson. He’s also been getting close with Transformers star Megan lately, shortly after they fueled romance rumors with their L.A. outing together on May 15. The duo has been filming the thriller Midnight in the Switchgrass and they also packed on some serious PDA while collaborating on his new music video.
“She grew close to [Machine Gun Kelly] on [the] set of their new movie, but their friendship turned into something more,” a source told In Touch about their relationship. “After 10 years of marriage [to Brian Austin Green], Megan’s enjoying the excitement of hooking up with a cool rapper with an edge!”
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