Candy Ken, a well-known Austrian rapper, model and TikTok celebrity, is Candy. Ken is most well-known for his ability to mix masculine and feminine pop culture. His TikTok videos are also very popular. At the start of 2022, Candy Ken’s estimated net worth amount is reported around $2 million.
|Full Name||Jacob Kasimir Hellrigl|
|Birth Date/Age||July 27, 1992/30 years old|
|Profession||Rapper, model, TikTok artist|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Candy Ken, now 30 years old was born Jakob Kasimir Heckrigl 27 July 1992 in Austria. His childhood was spent in Bregenz, Austria. In 2012, he moved from Austria to Berlin to study film design as well as photography at Lette-Verein College. But he couldn’t finish his studies. He dropped out of college in 2014. Later, he attended Wenatchee High School located in Washington. The school was his home for one year.
Two female friends met him while he was studying at Wenatchee. These two ladies became his best friends. Ken said that the two women were the ones who inspired him to start his music career. Ken was inspired by Japanese Kawaii culture, and Barbie dolls to create a gender-bending persona. As his first choice of dress, he began wearing pink clothes.
Candy Ken Net Worth & Career
On YouTube, he created a video series called Welcome to Candy Land. It was his self-directorial work, produced by Let’s Go Radio. After some time, the short film Welcome To Candy Land was created. He was awarded the Austrian Short Film Festival Award in 2015. The same year, he released his second EP titled Candy Ken Paradise and third EP “Daddy 69”.
After taking few steps toward his music career, Ken released his solo career album titled “Real Talk” in June 2016. Riff Raff inspired him to create that album.
Ken has worked behind the camera as well as being a model. In 2015, Nicola Formichetti was a creative designer and saw Ken’s photo on Instagram. He was very impressive to her. Formichetti, later introduced him to Terry Richardson who agreed to take him as a model for the magazine “Man about Town”. For the photoshoot, he even donned a full frontal nude. He continued modeling for VMAN and Paper magazines, Vogue, Vogue, Dazed, and Paper.
TikTok also made Candy famous. On TikTok, Candy is actually followed by 10.5,000,000 people. His videos have been viewed more than 350 million time.
Candy Ken Girlfriend – Baby J
Many people doubt Ken’s sexuality. Ken is not gay. He is just as straight as the rest of us. A few reports claim that Ken is currently dating a girl called “Ken”. Baby J. According to rumors, his girlfriend is also TikTok Star. Candy is often seen posting pictures of her with Candy on social media. Both seem to be having a lot of fun together.
Candy Ken Net Worth
Candy Ken, a TikTok celebrity and rapper, is worth approximately $2 million in 2022. TikTok sponsorship and advertisements are also a major source of income for Candy Ken. He is estimated to be earning $1,309 to $2.182 per post with just sponsorship.