Chase Benjamin, popularly known as Chase B, is a famous American music producer, disc jockey, and rapper. He was born on 11 May 1990 in Houston, Texas, United States. Some years ago, he was spotted sitting courtside with popular rapper Travis Scott at a Houston Rockets NBA game.
Shortly, he became a member of the rap group, JackBoys, made up of Travis Scott, Don Toliver, Luxury Tax, and Sheck Wes, who were all signed to Scott’s Cactus Jack Records.. His prominence grew after working as a touring DJ for rap star, Travis Scott. As a rapper, Chase B is well known for his song “Cafeteria” which featured Gunna and Don Toliver.
Chase B is estimated to have a net worth of $2 million. This article contains details about his biography, career, personal life, income, and net worth.
DJ Chase B Biography
|Real Name||Chase Benjamin|
|Stage Name||Chase B|
|Age||33 years old|
|Birthday||May 11, 1990|
|Place of Birth||Houston, Texas, United States|
|Education||Howard University, Washington, D.C|
|Occupation/Source of Income||Rapper, Disc Jockey, and Music Producer|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches (175 cm)|
|Weight||165 pounds (75 kg)|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Chase B was born on the 11th of May, 1990. He hails from the United States. He was born in Philadelphia, Houston, Texas, United States, and spent his childhood there. His birth flower is Lily Of The Valley & Hawthorn, while his sun sign is Taurus. Chase Benjamin has been fascinated with music since his childhood years.
Having seen his passion for music, his grandmother gifted him with a set of turntables and mixers. This set of equipment proved to be valuable tool for his career. He took the turntables home for Thanksgiving break, locked himself in his room, and practiced for long hours. Chase was passionate about music, practicing for over ten hours daily.
Chase B has recounted his hardship and financial struggles. He had a tough time feeding and fending for himself. He wasn’t hustling, but the money wasn’t much, so he would order a medium pizza from Domino’s, which he would only eat a slice and consume the entire pizza for a few days.
Chase B started his career MC-ing and DJ-ing in many in-house parties, shows, and gatherings at Howard University, Washington, D.C. After college, he moved to New York City, where he lived in New Jersey. At the time, he was starting his career and was relatively unknown in New York. His move to New York paid off as he started performing at high-profile events and occasions. With time, he was getting gigs as promoters would come to DJ at their events and parties.
He spent years developing his skills on the wheels of steel and soon, be became one of the in-demand DJs. He performed at premium venues like South Beach and Vegas. As a celebrity DJ, Chase B would appear in celebrity shows and parties. He curated music and DJed at numerous celebrity parties, including show parties hosted by Rihanna.
His successful career started when he met with the hip-hop star Travis Scott and went on a tour with him. Apart from being a DJ, Chase B has aspirations of being a rapper. In July 2019, he collaborated with Young Thug and Sheck Wes on a track titled “Mayday”. In 2020, he released songs like “Club” and “Cafeteria” featuring Don Toliver and Gunna guest appearances. Chase received positive remarks from the fans as the music video for Cafeteria got more than 5.8 million views on YouTube.
While working with Travis Scott’s record label, Chase B received some nominations at various music award ceremonies. In 2020, he was nominated in the “Best Group” category for his work in Travis Scott’s compilation album “JackBoys”. He also got the BET Hip Hop Award nomination for Best DJ of the Year.
Chase B is working on a radio show titled “WAV Radio” alongside Travis Scott. He started working on the show as far back as 2016. The show is on-air, exclusively on the Apple Music Beat 1 platform. Chase B is mostly seen promoting his songs on the show. In season 2’s first, Chase announced he’s working on a joint album with Don Toliver entitled “Escapism”.
The American disc jockey is renowned for his affiliation with Complex Media-owned ILLROOTs music group, which is known for launching the careers of uprising music artists. Chase B released a single, “For Me”, which features up-and-coming rappers from Houston, OMB Bloodbath, and KenTheMan.
Height, Weight & Measurements
Chase B is 175 cm tall, stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches, and weighs 165 pounds or 75 kg.
Chase B Girlfriend
Chase B is believed to be single. We have no records of who Chase B is dating as his personal and love life remains a private affair, which he has refused to divulge.
Chase B Net Worth
Chase B has a net worth of over $2 million. His income comes mostly from his earnings as a disc jockey and music producer. He gets paid to play at shows, concerts, tours, and parties. As a rapper, Chase B is expected to earn from live performances, song royalties, and album sales. The JackBoy compilation album was a commercial success, and he should be getting his share of the album sales from his record label.
Away from music, Chase B is known to have other business ventures. In March 2020, he started a boutique business with Travis Scott.
Key Facts About Chase B
- His birth sign is Taurus.
- He was born on May 11, 1990.
- His place of birth is Houston, Texas, United States.
- He attended Howard University in Washington, D.C.
- He is associated with names like Travis Scott, Gunna, Don Toliver, Young Thug, Sheck Wes, Luxury Tax, SoFaygo, Babyface Ray, Zona Man, GT, and WondaGurl.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Chase B’s real name?
His real name is Chase Benjamin.
Who is Travis Scott’s DJ?
Travis Scott’s DJ is Chase B. DJ Chase B has seen DJ-ing in Travis Scott’s shows, tours, and concerts.
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