Jacques Berman Webstar II, also known as, Travis Scott (formerly stylized as Travi$ Scott) is best known as the rapper and is also a songwriter, singer, and producer. He signed his first major-label deal with Epic Records in 2012, and the same year in Novembember, he signed a deal with Kanye West's Good Music as part of its production wing Very GOOD Beats. Travis Scott has relaeased several albums in his career, and most recently in 2019, he, alongside The Weeknd and SZA released a track for the popular HBO series Game of Thrones. Lately, he came into limelight for being in the relationship with entrepreneur and model, Kylie Jenner.
The American rapper was born on April 30, 1991, in Houston, Texas, United States. He was born to Jacques Webster and Wanda Webster.
During his childhood from age one to six, he stayed with his grandmother in Southpark, Houston. The place was notorious and created a negative impact during his childhood.
He is African belonging to America and American by nationality. Similarly, his birth sign is Taurus.
Recalling his early life, he states,
"Growing up, my grandmother stayed in the hood so I seen random crazy shit. [I saw] mad bums and crazy spazzed out motherfuckers, I saw people looking weird, hungry, and grimey. I was always like, ‘I gotta get the fuck out this shit.’ It gave me my edge who I am right now."
Following that, Travis migrated to Missouri City where he lived with his parents. His father is a soul musician and his grandfather was a jazz composer, so we can say music run through his blood. While his mother worked in the Apple company.
As for his education, the rapper completed his high school from Elkins High School and then he admitted to the University of Texas at San Antonio but dropped out in the middle to pursue his music career.
The American rapper is at the peak of his career as a singer and music producer. Being famous people also have new hobbies and favorites, likewise, our rapper also is fond of wearing jewelry made out of gold and diamonds.
Moving onto his relationship, the American rapper is not yet married, but has dated many popular celebrities in his life. Firstly, Travis was in a relationship with an American model Rubi Rose in 2014. The couple dated for eight months until they parted their ways.
Secondly, he dated an actress, Dascha Polanco from Netflix’s show Orange Is The New Black. Not long after Palanco in 2015, Travis was spotted with a popular singer Rihanna. According to multiple online sources, the couple dated for a month and the couple is really into Rihanna.
In September 2016, there was a rumor of Travis kissing Karreuche Tran, an American actress, and model, at Vera Wang event. Later, Tran cleared the rumor saying that they were not dating.
Lastly, at recent, the rapper is in a living relationship with model and entrepreneur Kylie Jenner. The two were dating since early 2014 and has baby Stormi Webster. The child was born on February 1, 2018. However, they are not married yet.
As of July 2019, Travis Scott has accumulated the net worth of $22 million (as per Celebritynetworth). He ranks at #39 on Forbes' Celebrity 100 2019. With the popularity and at the height of the career, the wealth of the rapper is growing at incredible speed.
The rapper's second album, Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight which was released in 2016, reached #1 on the Billboard charts as its single “Goosebumps,” earned much popularity. Similarly, after releasing his third album, Astroworld, in 2018, Scott scored his first Hot 100 No.1 single, “Sicko Mode.”
Apart from rapping, Scott also produces music and writes songs. Furthermore, he earns money from various product endorsement deals ampng which one high-profile deal is with Nike.
In 2017, he announced on Instagram he would be collaborating with Nike. Before that announcement, Scott appeared in a Nike campaign for its VaporMax sneaker. Another rapper who collaborated with the brand is Kendrick Lamar, who worked on a Cortez sneaker.
Apart from rapping, Scott additionally produces music and composes songs. Besides, he procures cash from various product endorsement deals among which one prominent deal is with Nike. In 2017, he declared on Instagram he would team up with Nike. Prior to that declaration, Scott showed up in a Nike campaign for its VaporMax sneaker. Another rapper who teamed up with the brand is Kendrick Lamar, who took a shot at a Cortez sneaker.
Talking about his house, he owns a house in Beverly Hills which costs about $13.45 million. Moreover, Travis owns four-sport cars such as Lamborghini Huracan which costs between $390,000 to $532,635. In addition, he has a Toyota MR-2 that costs approximately, $5000. He also owns a Lamborghini Aventador SV($500,000 approx.) and Ferrari 488(starting price at $301,000).
Scott made his debut in his career by making beats in 2008 and successfully released it in 2009 with his colleague Chris Holloway.
His turning point was when he signed a contract with Kanye West’s Good Music in 2012. Following that, he worked in T.I.’s Hustle Imprint in 2013 and released many songs.
The American rapper released his debut album in September 2015 under the name Rodeo. The album ranked at number 3 at Billboard Top 200. Next, his second album(Bird in the Trap Sing McKnight) was released in September 2016.
One of his most popular album to date “Astroworld”, released in August 2018. The album was produced by Epic, Cactus Jack and Grand Hustle Records.
In 2016, Travis received BET Hip Hop Award for his song “Antidote” in the category People’s Champ Award. Likewise, he was awarded the other two awards such as Teen Choice Award and Billboard Music Award.
Travis Scott alongside The Weeknd and SZA released a track for the well known HBO series Game of Thrones on April 18, 2019. The track additionally contains commitments from the National, A$AP Rocky, Lil Peep, Maren Morris, Joey Bada$$, Matthew Bellamy, Ty Dolla $ign and more. The track is titled "Power is Power," and is a reference to a scene that occurred in the main scene of the show's subsequent season. The track is the second melody on the Game of Thrones up and coming collection entitled For the Throne.
Travis Scott is best known as the rapper who is an American songwriter, singer, and music producer.
He stands at the tall height of 5 feet 10 inches.
As of 2019, he has an estimated amount of $22 million.
He became famous when he signed a contract with Epic Records and dealing with Kanye West’s GOOD Musics.