How much did Silentó make from Watch Me?

TMZ is reporting that “Watch Me” rapper Silentó has made $100,000 for his hit single through a deal with Capitol Records that he signed, which also includes provisions for four subsequent albums.

Who Sing Watch Me whip & Nae Nae?

SilentóWatch Me (Whip / Nae Nae) / ArtistRichard Lamar “Ricky” Hawk, better known as Silentó or Prince Silentó, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and murderer. He is best known for his debut single “Watch Me”, which charted at number three on the US Billboard Hot 100. Wikipedia

Where did whip and Nae Nae come from?

The Nae Nae (/ˈneɪ neɪ/) is a hip-hop dance that involves placing one arm in the air and swaying from side to side. The Atlanta hip hop group We Are Toonz is credited for inventing the phrase with their hit song “Drop That NaeNae” in 2013. The dance was based on a character from the 1990s sitcom Martin.

Who wrote Whip and Nae Nae?

SilentóWatch Me (Whip / Nae Nae) / Composer

How much money did Watch Me make?

Silento reportedly earned $100,000 for his “Watch Me” single, which features the whip and nae nae dance, TMZ reports. The video for the song went live in June and has more than 500 million views on YouTube at the time of publication.

What is a whip in rap?

A “Whippin’”(also spelled Whipping) means driving fast. The term “Whip” has been used by Kendrick Lamar, Post Malone, Playboi Carti, Lil Nas X, Nicki Minaj, 6ix9ine, Cardi B, and many more rappers.

Why do rappers call their cars whips?

Whip When the steering wheel was first put into use in automobiles, it was called the “whip”. The whip is what you used to control the horses on a stagecoach, hence the analogy. Many years later, various hip hop artists noticed that the Mercedes-Benz logo resembled a steering wheel.

Who is rapper Silentó and why was he arrested?

Silentó attends a party in Los Angeles on March 14, 2019. (CNN) Silentó, the Atlanta rapper known for the hit single and viral dance “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae),” was arrested and charged with murder in the shooting death of his cousin, authorities said.

Who is Silento and what is his real name?

Real name Ricky Hawk, rapper Silento is best known for the viral song Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae), released in 2015. Rapper Silento, pictured in 2016, has been charged with murder. Pic: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Rapper Silento has been charged with murder over the shooting of his cousin, authorities have said.

How to listen to “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)”?

Listen to Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)” on Spotify: Official video for “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)” directed by Marc Klasfeld and produced by Cisco Newman and Danny Lockwood.

What happened to Silento?

At the time, Silento was being held at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility on a $105,000 bond, but the status of the case is unknown.