DaBaby reportedly charged $300,000 for a guest verse


DaBaby has been one of the biggest rappers in the game since 2019 when he first rose to prominence. DaBaby is well known for his hit songs like “Suge” and has also made headlines for his popular collaborations.

Although he’s been embroiled in a few controversies over the past few years, DaBaby has managed to focus on his music and artistry, and he doesn’t underestimate himself or his songs. While many rappers charge an extravagant amount for guest verse features, DaBaby’s fees are said to be a bit higher than several others in the industry.

How much does DaBaby charge for a guest verse on one of his songs?

DaBaby was born in 1991 in Cleveland, Ohio. He started pursuing music in 2014, after developing an interest in the rhymes of popular artists like Eminem, 50 Cent and Lil Wayne. In 2019, DaBaby got his big break, and since then he’s been in the spotlight, constantly writing and releasing songs. One of DaBaby’s most lucrative ventures offering his services to other artists through guest verses.

According to a May 2021 report from Complex, a rapper’s guest verse is often seen as a sign of relevance, and as a rapper gains popularity, their rates for guest verse also increase. The report notes that DaBaby’s own fee for these verses rose from $5,000 to $300,000 in just three years as his fame grew.

In 2019 alone, DaBaby appeared on more than 50 songs, according to XXL Mag, which means the artist earned a pretty penny for those guest verses. Some of these songs include “1+1”, “Act Out”, “Baby Shower”, and “Bag Mode”. DaBaby is far from the only rapper to charge an extreme amount for guest verses, however. Complex notes that Nicki Minaj would charge between $250,000 and $500,000 for a guest verse, Lil Baby charges around $100,000, Kendrick Lamar charges between $250,000 and $400,000, and Polo G almost $150,000.

Why is DaBaby best known?

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DaBaby’s first big hit was his debut studio album, baby on babyreleased in 2019. According to Billboard, the album reached number seven on the Billboard 200. His second studio album, Church, debuted at number one. DaBaby’s biggest song to date is “Rockstar”, featuring Roddy Rich. The hit song, which was released in early 2020, spent seven weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.

In addition to his musical adventures, DaBaby has become known for his romantic relationships. Over the past few years, DaBaby has been in contact with several high-profile women, including B. Simone. One of his most public relationships was with DaniLeigh, a fellow artist who may have actually quarantined with the rapper during the early days of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. He has also been connected to Megan Thee Stallion, although neither has confirmed that a romance has taken place. For his part, DaBaby rarely addresses relationship rumors, preferring to focus on music.

DaBaby has a very impressive net worth

DaBaby has received critical acclaim for his music, earning multiple Grammy nominations, including a nomination for Best Rap Song of 2021 for his hit song “Rockstar.” Through hard work and dedication, DaBaby has amassed a very impressive net worth. Celebrity Net Worth reports that DaBaby’s net worth is around $5 million. It seems likely that it will only grow as the rapper continues to collaborate with other artists and release new material.

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