Born in 1990 and orphaned at a young age, Kelvin Kusikwenyu better known by his stage name, Killer T had to fend for himself from when he was very young.
His early challenges however didn’t stop Killer T from being the successful star he is today and his journey to fame and success is one of the real-life examples of grass-to-grace stories.
Take a look at Killer T’s net worth, his career, endorsement deals, mansion, and cars.
What is Killer T’s net worth?
According to several online sources, Killer T’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $4 million.
He has accumulated this impressive fortune from his industrious music career as well as his endorsement deals with reputable brands.
Killer T’s career
A great share of Killer T’s net worth can be attributed to his career as a Zimdancehall artist.
His experiences growing up in Mbare have heavily influenced Killer T’s music who says he is inspired by the youth living in ghettos.
The dancehall musician launched his professional music career in 2013 and rose to fame with his hit song Makarova Ganaz. Since coming to the limelight, Killer T has not shown any signs of slowing down any time soon.
He has released several high-charting albums including Ngoma Ndaimba (2015), Bvunzai Tinzwe (2016), Mashoko Anopfuura (2018), and Inzwai Kuchemawo Mambo (2021). He has also released a good number of singles.
Killer T’s work has helped him gain recognition throughout the country and besides growing his fanbase, he has also received prestigious awards for his work. He was honoured at the Zimdancehall Awards in 2014, 2015, and 2016.
Proving his status as a national treasure, Killer T has also made international performances. He made his debut international performance at the Zimbabwe Cup Clash dancehall fete held annually at the Dunstable Leisure Centre in the United Kingdom in 2014.
Killer T’s endorsement deals
Besides his music, Killer T’s net worth has also been built from his endorsement deals with big brands.
In 2014, he landed a one-year endorsement deal with Innscor Africa's quick-service restaurant brand, Chicken Inn.
Killer T’s house and cars
Killer T’s net worth affords him the soft life that he deserves. The multi-award-winning musician owns a beautiful mansion in the upscale Aspindale Park.
In a past interview, he revealed that it took him about six years to raise S$80 000 and US$100 000 for the construction of his mansion.
In addition to his expensive mansion, Killer T also drives around in some sleek cars, among them a Mercedes Benz E350.
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Killer T philanthropy
Even though his current reality is far from his humble upbringing, Killer T has certainly not forgotten about his past and he has established a charitable foundation to help those in need.
His philanthropic work was most visible in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic when through his foundation, he mobilized funds to donate to the elderly in Mbare.