Christopher Brent Wood, born September 19, 1995, professionally known as Brent Faiyaz, is a prominent American R&B singer and songwriter. He came into the spotlight in 2016 following his performance on the GoldLink single “Crew” alongside Shy Glizzy. Brent Faiyaz earned a Grammy nomination for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration.
|Full Name:||Christopher Brent Wood|
|Date of Birth:||September 19, 1995|
|Place of Birth:||Columbia, Maryland, U.S|
|State of Origin:||Maryland|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
Early Life and Education
Brent Faiyaz began writing songs when he was 12 years old. Faiyaz claimed that it was understandable that his parents did not always support his musical aspirations because he was “always preoccupied” by his passion for music.
In order to advance his musical career, Faiyaz left his hometown of Columbia, Maryland and relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina before starting to upload his experimental music to SoundCloud in 2014.
He later settled in Los Angeles, California. He released his debut single, “Allure,” on January 19, 2015. Faiyaz’s debut EP’s lead track, “Invite Me,” was made available on June 1st.
On September 19, 2016, the day before his 21st birthday, the A.M. Paradox EP was released to favorable reviews from music reviewers.
In collaboration with music producers Dpat and Atu, Faiyaz founded the Sonder band in October 2016.
On October 25, the group released their first single, “Too Fast.”
Rapper GoldLink included Faiyaz and rapper Shy Glizzy on the song “Crew” on December 16, 2016.
He is currently in the early stages of creating a new album called Make It Out Alive. Drake and Faiyaz’s new track, “Wasting Time,” were both released on July 1, 2021.
After that, he made appearances on songs from Tems’ If Orange Was a Place and Baby Keem’s The Melodic Blue (“Lost Souls”) (“Found”).
After teasing a project called Wasteland on Instagram, Faiyaz dropped the tune “Mercedes” on December 3.
Brent Faiyaz Net Worth
Brent Faiyaz is a popular American singer and songwriter who an amassed a net worth of $1 million.
Brent Faiyaz was rumored to be in a relationship dating both Zahara Davis and singer Amber Olivier, although it is not clear if the singer is dating anyone.
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