Robert Chunga also known as Bobby East is an award-winning rapper from Zambia who has been in the industry for a little over a decade now and he is making a killing from his music career.
Here is a look at Bobby East’s net worth, his music career, his hand in business, as well as his house and cars.
Bobby East Zambia’s net worth
According to several online sources, Bobby East’s net worth is estimated at around $27,000. This is roughly equivalent to 470,500 Zambian Kwacha and he is among the richest rappers in Zambia.
He has accumulated this incredible wealth from his career as a musician, his position as XYZ Entertainment CEO and brand endorsements.
Bobby East music career
Bobby East realized his passion for rap at a very young age and by the time he was 15 years old, he was already rapping the verses of American hip-hop giants like Tupac, Eminem and JayZ.
In 2010, Bobby East officially launched his music career after releasing his debut single- Mafyompables which was well received and ushered him into the music industry and there has been no stopping for him since then.
Bobby East released his debut album B.E.A.S.T in 2015. The album which had 17 songs further helped Bobby East to cement his position as a serious rapper and it won the Best Hip Hop Album at the 2015 Zambian Music Awards.
In 2018, Bobby East won four Kwacha Awards and in the same year won nine awards at the Zambia Music Awards in a single night.
Since launching his music career, Bobby East has worked with some of the biggest names in Zambia’s music industry including Slap Dee and Cleo Ice Queen, acquired a mass following of fans, performed on some of the biggest platforms and won some of the most prestigious awards.
In addition to fame and awards, Bobby East’s net worth has also grown from his success in the music industry.
Bobby East business
Aside from his music, Bobby East also makes money from being a businessman. The talented rapper dabbles as the CEO of XYZ Entertainment, a role he assumed in 2016.
XYZ Entertainment, shortened from Xample Yapa Zambia XYZ Entertainments, is a music production label owned by Slap Dee and one of the biggest labels in the country.
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Bobby East house and cars
Bobby East’s net worth easily affords him a luxurious lifestyle that many average citizens can only dream of but cannot afford.
He reportedly lives in a beautiful house in Ibex Hills which is one of the wealthiest neighbourhoods in Lusaka and home to some of the biggest names in the country including former president Edgar Lunga.
The rapper also drives some of the sleekest cars around. Some of Bobby East’s cars include an Audi and a Mercedes Benz.
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