Nef the Pharaoh Net Worth: How Rich Is Rapper Nef the Pharaoh in 2020

Learn Nef the Pharaoh’s Net Worth, the rapper who is known for the hit song “Big Tymin”. The young rapper is one of the most well-known upcoming talents in rap music. 

He has already worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry like Snoop DoggJ. Stalin, among others. He has been active in the music industry for over 8 years as of 2020 and has since established himself as a promising talent. 

What Is Nef the Pharaoh’s Net Worth In 2020?

Nef the Pharaoh aka Tonee Hayes has an estimated net worth ranging in between $1 million to $5 Million

He amassed this fortune primarily from a career in rap, He started his career in music in 2014.

Career Beginnings

During the early years of his career, Nef used the internet to get his music to his fans. He released songs relating to his hometown of Vallejo, California.

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In fact, his first hit was a song called “Bitch I’m From Vallejo.” The song was a regional hit and gave him his first footing in the music business. in 2014. 

Due to the success of his song, E-40 asked around and got nef to collaborate with him on his album Sharp On All 4 Corners. The same year he was also selected by as the “Bay Area Freshman of the Year”.

He really became successful the following year when he released “Big Tymin”. The single received a lot of excellent reviews from critics and also got decent commercial success. 

The song was a direct homage to the group Big Tymers. After this, he became a well-known musician in the California rap scene. 

Debut Album And Further Successes

Nef’s first album was released on April  28, 2017, titled The Chang Project. Due to his early successes and reputation, the album was a success. The reviews were also good, and the 15 track-album featured a lot of big names like Daboii, Lul G, Mozzy, Neech, etc.

The first track ‘Chang You Are My Life‘ on the record also featured Khyenci. The artist Remedy was also featured on the track, Remedy’s Interlude and Klondike, both of which were hit. 

He released another studio album in 2018, titled The Big Chang Theory. In similar fashion to his former releases, the album also was a success. The website, Pitchfork who had given good reviews about the rap artist’s former releases. 

The site praised him saying that he was one of the rare rappers whose music did not adhere to the traditional norms and his music was free. 

His latest album was ‘Mushrooms & Coloring Books‘. This album couldn’t match his early success but was a decent hit. Pitchfork rated the album was rated 6.8/10. 

His albums featured collaborations with some of the biggest names in the West Coast rap industry like Ty Dolla $ign, YG, G-Eazy, etc. 

As a matter of fact, he has also worked on albums and singles of other rappers. 

Nef the Pharaoh Age: How Old Is Nef the Pharaoh As Of 2020?

Nef the Pharaoh was born Tonee Hayes on January 11, 1995, in Vallejo, California, United States. After studying at his lo9cal schools, he went to Inderkum High School and Discovery High School.

According to a KQED article, he has a baby with an ex. His son was born around the time “Big Tymin’” became a hit on YouTube. He is around 6 years old as of July 2020. 

Tonee gets his stage name from his uncle who used to call him nephew and used to call him by the nickname “Nef”. He used this nickname which was a short version of the word nephew into his stage name. He also calls himself Sir Chang Chang.


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