Saweetie is an American rapper known for her single “Icy Grl” which was released in 2018. She developed much interest in music and at the age of 14, she started writing music. Saweetie started her career after university and one of her videos (My Neck, My Back) went viral after fetching over 10 million views on YouTube. Keep reading as I reveal more details about Saweetie.
She was born as Diamonté Quiava Valentin Harper on 2 July 1993 in Santa Clara, California. Her parents are Trinidad Valentin and Johnny Harper. Saweetie completed Merrill F. West High School and graduated from Monterey Trail High School. She also attended San Diego State University where she studied communications and business. Saweetie also graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in communications from the University of Southern California. It was after her university education that, she decided to concentrate on her rap career.
Saweetie started posting short raps on her Instagram account in 2012 and one particular one titled “My Neck, My Back (Lick It)” which later became “Icy Grl” went viral. The video on YouTube has accumulated over 100 million views. It also caught the attention of Max Gousse (a well-known producer and A&R) who later became her manager.
In February 2018, she was signed by Warner Bros records. She also released her debut EP “High Maintenance” in March 2018 which is made up of about 9 tracks. The project was produced by Zaytoven, Hassan, and Cash Money AP.
The following are some of the songs released by the rapper.
- Best Friend
- My Type
- ICY GRL
- Money Mouf
- Tap in
- Sway With Me
- Back to the streets
Is Saweetie Dating?
Saweetie is currently in a relationship with a professional basketball player by the name of James Harden. They started dating in June 2021. Saweetie has also been in a relationship with actor Keith Powers, Justin Combs, and Quavo. She has no child and has never been married.
What Is Saweetie’s Net Worth?
Saweetie reportedly has a net worth of about $4 million. The sales of her songs and social media accounts generate a huge amount of money.