Rich Brian

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Full Name Rich Brian
Age 21 Years Old
Nick Name Rich Brian
Gender Male
Famous As Singer, Rapper and Songwriter
Birth Date September 3rd, 1999
Birth Place Jakarta

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Brian Imanuel Soewarno famed as Rich Brian is a rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer from Indonesia. He is well-known for his viral debut single "Dat $tick", which was first released in March 2016 on SoundCloud and the single was later certified gold by RIAA. Moreover, his debut studio album, Amen, was released in February 2018, and peaked at number 18 on the US Billboard 200, and his second studio album, The Sailor, was released on 26 July 2019. He wrote his first rap song in 2014 and recorded it onto an iPhone microphone over an MF Doom produced instrumental. He began his career under the name Rich Chigga and released his debut track, titled "Living the Dream" on 17 July 2015. Read on to know more information regarding his full biography, birthday, wiki, hometown, real name, girlfriend, net worth, and many more.

Famous For

  • Being a famous Indonesian rapper, singer, songwriter as well as a record producer.
  • For his viral debut single 'Dat $tick', which was first released in March 2016 on SoundCloud. 

Rich Brian a famous rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer

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Early Life of Rich Brian 

With the real name of Brian Imanuel Soewarno, Rich Brian was born on 3rd September 1999. His birthplace/hometown is in Jakarta, Indonesia. As of 2019, he celebrated his 30th birthday. He is of Chinese descent and his ethnicity is Asian. He is Indonesian by nationality. He is the youngest of four siblings. He was raised in West Jakarta in a middle-to-low class neighborhood. His father was a lawyer whereas his parent's name is unknown. He never had a formal education and spent most of his time helping at his parent's cafe while being homeschooled. His horoscope sign is Virgo and his religion is unknown. 

Career of Rich Brian

  • He began his career with social media when he was 11 years old in 2010. 
  • He then discovered YouTube and found and joined Twitter as well in August 2010 when he was only 11. 
  • This made him to making video content, including dark-comedy sketches on Twitter.
  • He moved to the platform Vine when he was 15 and began to post daily videos and he began learning English by watching YouTube videos and by listening to rappers like Childish Gambino, 2 Chainz, Macklemore and Tyler, the Creator.
  • In 2012, he began listening to hip hop music. 
  • After that, he was introduced to Macklemore & Ryan Lewis "Thrift Shop" and he began to explore deeper into the genre, discovering Drake, 2 Chainz, Kanye West, and Logic at first. 
  • He wrote his first rap song in 2014 and recorded it onto an iPhone microphone over an MF Doom produced instrumental.
  • He began his career under the name Rich Chigga and released his debut track, titled "Living the Dream" on 17 July 2015.
  • He then went on to release his debut single "Dat $tick" on 11 March 2016. The track caught international success after a reaction video was released by 88rising, featuring American rappers Ghostface Killah, 21 Savage, Tory Lanez, MadeinTYO, Desiigner, and many more.
  • He went on to release his second single titled "Who That Be" on iTunes on 9 August 2016.
  • He later released his third single "Seventeen" which quickly surpassed the one million hits mark on both YouTube and SoundCloud.
  • He released his fourth single "Back At It" on 19 April 2017 and later started his first US tour in April 2017, which concluded in May.
  • In May 2017, Brian released the single "Gospel" with XXXTentacion and Keith Ape.
  • He released "Glow Like Dat" on 15 August 2017, through 88rising's YouTube channel.
  • He announced a nationwide tour starting on 9 September and concluding on 21 November titled "Come to My Party Tour".
  • He later released the singles "Chaos" and "Crisis" featuring 21 Savage in October and November 2017 respectively.
  • He on the social media platform, Twitter, that he was releasing his debut studio album titled, Amen in December 2017. 
  • He changed his stage name from Rich Chigga to Brian with the release of "See Me" on 1st January 2018. 
  • Again, he changed his stage name again to Rich Brian after 6 days. 
  • After that, he went on and appeared on a single and music video with Kris Wu, Joji, Trippie Redd, and Baauer titled, "18" on 16 January.
  • On 2 February, Amen was released and made him the first Asian musician to reach number one on iTunes Hip Hop charts and went on to peak at number 18 on the US Billboard 200.
  • Brian released "Watch Out!" on 4 April 2018.
  • He then appeared on 88rising's compilation album, Head in the Clouds, and released two singles to promote the album with "Midsummer Madness" featuring Joji, Higher Brothers, Kyle Chan, and 8 August, and "History" being released on 7 June and 18 July respectively.
  • On 26th June 2019, he released a new single, titled "Yellow", featuring the artist and producer Bekon and later announced his second studio album titled The Sailor and also released the second single from the album "Kids" on 17 July 2019.
  • The Sailor was released on 26 July 2019 with guest appearances from RZA and Joji.

Rich Brian Singing

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Awards and Achievements of Rich Brian

Rich Brian is a very famous rapper and with his career, he has won an award at the 4th Indonesian Choice Awards as Breakthrough Artist of the Year in May 2017. 

Personal Life of Rich Brian

Rich Brian is not married yet and he is still to get married but he was rumored to be in a relationship in mid-2015. It was a long-distance relationship with a girl from Maryland, US. There is no further information regarding their dating life as of now. He is focusing on his career at present as well. He is straight by sexual orientation. 

Net Worth of Rich Brian

Rich Brian is a very famous rapper, singer, songwriter, as well as a record producer. As of 2020, Rich Brian's net worth is roughly $1 Million dollars. His major source of earning is from his singing career including record sales, concerts, and more. His present salary is unknown yet but there is no doubt in the mind of his followers that he is earning a cool amount of money from his work. He is satisfied with his earnings at present. There is no information regarding his house and cars. 

Body Measurements of Rich Brian

Rich Brian is a very handsome person with a white skin tone. His eye color is black and his hair color is dark brown. His body build is slim. He has got a tall height of 5 ft 8 in or 173 cm and his balanced weight consists of 58 Kg. His body measurements are 38-28-34 in whereas his biceps size is 13.5 in. His shoe size is 8 US. Overall, he has got a healthy body.