|Real Name/Full Name||Gary Earl Grice|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||GZA|
|Birth Place:||New York, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||22 August 1966|
|Age/How Old:||56 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 182 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father –N/A
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
GZA is a popular rapper and a hip-hop musician in America. Through dedication and hard work, GZA has managed to be among the top 100 best rappers on the planet. His love for music began at an early age.
Despite dropping out of school to enhance his musical career, GZA can term his decision as worth it since he has been an outstanding musician that has earned him millions of dollars as his net worth. GZA has released several albums. His personal life is much secretive and he is still single.
Well, how well do you know about GZA? If not much, here is what we know about GZA to date.
Biography and Early Life
GZA was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1966 on the 22nd of August. At an early age, GZA enjoyed listening, singing, and dancing to diverse music such as R&B, Rock, and Hip-Hop music. However, he was a fan of hip-hop music. He could find himself engaging in Djing or breakdance when he was young. On a few occasions, he could do some graffiti.
GZA was close to his cousin Ol’Dirty Bastard whom they shared common interests. The two friends and cousins could engage in rapping together for fun but later turned out that their actions would become a source of income for them years later.
Some of the hip hop bands that were a great inspiration to GZA were; O’Jays, The Isley Brothers, the Furious Five, the Commodores, and the Grandmaster Flash.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is GZA in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, GZA’s age is 56 years old as of today’s date 23rd March 2023 having been born on 22 August 1966. Though, he is 6′ 00″ in feet and inches and 182 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165 lbs in Pound and 75 kg in Kilograms.
GZA’s passion for music overcame his interest in academics. As a result, GZA dropped out of school when he had reached the 10th grade.
Despite not engaging in formal education, GZA mastered his musical career skills through informal education. He collaborated with other local musicians and joined several bands where he enhanced his music expertise.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
GZA developed a passion for music at an early age. Other than rapping with his cousin, GZA used to attend parties where he entertained people. Besides, as part of musical career mentorship, GZA maintained a healthy circle of friends and was often involved with popular local musical celebrities.
Besides, he joined already established bands where his performance later emerged to be outstanding and increased his popularity. In addition, GZA also developed his albums which were a hit and made a significant impact on his overall net worth.
GZA’s love relationship has been private. However, he has neither a girlfriend, a wife, nor a child. He is still progressing his musical career and currently working on his new album ready to be released. However, GZA has a strong social life evident from his strong following in the social media networks where he entertains his fans.
Is GZA Gay?
GZA is neither gay nor bisexual. GZA is straight. GZA is male and despite not showing interest in forming love relationships, he is straight. There are no rumors concerning his sexual orientation in public as his personal life is well managed and is private. Thus, GZA is straight despite not having a girlfriend, wife, or child. GZA is not gay.
GZA’s musical career came to light when he joined the Cold Chillin Records where he first performed solo music as a character named ‘The Genius’. GZA
Released his first album in 1991. In 1992, GZA joined the Wu-Tang Clan band and released their first album in which GZA did most of the solo. The songs were a hit and GZA further gained public recognition as the album ranked 2nd in the Hip-Hop/R&B Albums Chart. In fact, their album was the top-selling album at that time that earned them a Platinum certification.
The next album was released in 1999. The new release made GZA’s optimal popularity skyrocketed. The album was titled ‘Beneath the Surface’ was ranked first in the Album Chart of Hip-Hop/R&B. Millions of the album copies were later sold.
In addition, GZA partnered with another famous musician such as DJ Mugs to release the Grandmaster’s album that was also a hit.
GZA is also a mentor to the upcoming musicians. Also, he has had several invitations to colleges and universities to speak and mentor students. In addition, he often entertains them during major school events. Some of the popular universities he has been invited to include Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Oxford University, and New York University among others.
Some of his latest singles songs released include ‘The Mexican’, and the ‘Destination Juno’. Other than engaging in music production, GZA has also performed in television shows such as ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ that also enhanced his popularity as a musician.
- GZA has won the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) Awards twice
- In 2018, GZA was nominated in the Grammy Awards
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of GZA in 2023
As of 2023, GZA’s net worth is $25 million. His earnings were mainly obtained from selling his albums, and also getting paid from his collaboration with other bands to release several albums. Other earnings come from entertaining people in events, winning awards, and participating in TV shows.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- GZA is ranked 58thin the World’s richest rappers records.
GZA is a well-renowned rapper and a hip-hop singer. His skills have earned a significant source of income. The ability to work as a team has been the major contributor to GZA’s success. GZA is still single, not dating, and has no children.