|Real Name/Full Name:
|31 years old
|September 27, 1992
|Surrey, British Columbia
|5 feet 8 inches
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|Is Merkules Gay?
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Stephen Thomas, known by his stage name as Merkules, is a Canadian rapper who sings hip hop songs. He became famous when he began singing cover songs of renowned artists such as Eminem and Big Pun. Apart from singing cover songs, Merkules has produced his albums like Trust Your Guts and Cole, which elevated him to fame.
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Early Life & Biography
Stephen Thomas was born on September 27, 1992, in Surrey, British Columbia. As a child, Merkules loved music, although he did not start writing music until he was 16 years of age. His father contributed at large to his passion for music when he took Merkules to a local Mall to watch rappers perform, some of them being Saukrates, Swollen Members, and Sweat Shop Union. Their performance changed his mind and wanted to pursue a singing career.
According to online sources, Merkules is not dating anyone.
However, Merkules was previously in a relationship, but there is no mention of the person he dated. He is not even engaged. Merkules is 27 years old, and any as of any man of his, he cannot lack a sweetheart. Maybe he tried to keep his life secret.
Merkules’ most songs talk about how the mental status of the majority of people is affected by having fake friends in your circle. He was a victim of mental health problems; however, through singing, he was able to come out of the hole of depression. He uses his songs to deliver educating content about mental health awareness and ways one can cope with depression.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 27 September 1992, Merkules is 31 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. His height is 5 feet, 8 inches tall, and his weight is 85 kg.
Merkules began playing local music, some of them which include the tournament King of the Dot using his stage name as Merk Mikz.
In 2012 when he was 20 years, Merkules released Canadian Bacon Album, followed by Bacon Bits. In the following years, Merkules released Hunger Pains and LP Scars in 2015. LP Scars talked about the depraved, life-threatening attack he encountered at the age of 16. During the incident, Merkules was heading home from New Year’s Eve celebrations.
The song, among others, clearly depicted the dark side of Merkules when he was helpless, surrounded by emotions, and ready to examine his emotional journey. He was able to get out of the depression when he released encouraging songs such as Way Down, On My Own, Work, and Moment. His mental health revived, and he came back to his senses.
After two years (2017), Merkules released Trust Your Guts and later Cole in 2018.
In 2019, Merkules released the Special Occasion album. Famous artists such as DMX, Paul Wall, and Uncle Murda contributed to the success of the Special Occasion album, which remained on the charts. It became number 20 on the Billboard’s Rap Heatseekers chart.
Most of his songs appear to be like he is bored with life, just hanging over. He likes to focus on the most real part of life since people fear to talk about it, and that is why many of his fans and non-fans love his songs.
All Night Long, a video from Special Occasion, received over 1.5M views in just two weeks. In the song, Merkules explains his anticipations on dealing with the shit happening in his life.
In his song Bass, he featured other Titan raps such as Hopsin and Tech N9ne. He unveils a worthy verbal gymnastics video making him a revered battle rapper.
In his title track, Merkules filled the song with emotional lines stating how he was able to succeed through a life that was full of fake friends. His family contributed to his success at large since it stood with him all the time.
Awards & Achievements
Merkules’ songs have received much success in a way that they get over 316M views on YouTube and over 50 online streams.
Net Worth & Salary of Merkules in 2024
As of February 2024, Merkules has an estimated net worth of more than $1 million. His rapping career can earn him such a reasonable amount of income. He receives most of his income from his music sales and also endorsements as well as monetizing himself on social network platforms such as running a YouTube channel.
We do not have information about his assets such as houses and cars; however, it is clear that he lives a good life judging from his vast net worth.
Merkules has become one of the most renowned rap artists in the music industry. His songs are more of educating content, and it helps educate those who have or are undergoing mental health problems.