Celebrated Name: Watsky
Real Name/Full Name: George Virden Watsky
Gender: Male
Age: 37 years old
Birth Date: 15 September 1986
Birth Place: San Francisco, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.68 m
Weight: 66 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children: N/A
Profession: American musician, songwriter, record producer, poet, and author
Net Worth in 2024: $1 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Watsky is a hip-hop artist, an author, and a poet who holds an American nationality. He hails from San Francisco in California. He has been able to perform slam poetry and was able to have featured on season 6 of the Russell Simmons. This show was aired on HBO. His popularity rose in 2006 after he won the Youth Speaks Grand Slam Poetry. He launched his career as a rapper in 2006.

Maybe you know about Watsky very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Watsky’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Watsky was conceived in 1986 on September 15th. His birth names were George Virden. His birthplace was in San Francisco, California. His parents were Clare E and Paul Norman Watsky. He has one sibling by the name Simon Jay Watsky who is a professional pilot. He studied at San Francisco University High School. After completing his high school studies, he proceeded to join Emmerson College in Boston.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 15 September 1986, Watsky is 37 years old as of today’s date 21st April 2024. His height is 1.68 m tall, and his weight is 66 kg.


He began his career at a tender age. He was then fifteen years old. He has nurtured his talent so well that has made him very popular in the eyes of many people. He has been able to get a description of Bay Area’s ruling champion. He has been able to win multiple slams. He was ranked position four in the national contest.

This was in the year 2005. His poetry comprises of themes such as politics and the social evils and welfare. Watsky, as part of Emmerson College and was part of the winning group at the National Youth Poetry Slam held in 2006, he positioned his microphone to various positions. His career in poetry has achieved a lot of success.

Watsky began his career in music in 2009. It is in this year that he was able to produce an album that was dubbed ‘Watsky.’ This album composed of 15 tracks. In the year 2010, he was able to release another album titled ‘Guilty Pleasures.’ It was made available to members of the public for them to be able to download. This second album comprised of the mashups of the famous songs and also those that were from the first album. He has been able to perform on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

In 2012, he was able to release a mixtape. This mixtape was dubbed ‘Nothing Lime The First Time.’ After the release of the mixtape, it was the time he started his debut tour. He was able to perform in Chicago, Atlanta, and London. He has been able to host a live concert at LA Show. Over a long period, he has been able to release various albums that have done well.

Awards and Achievements

Watsky has been able to win various awards and nominations. Among the awards that he has been able to win as a poet include Youth Speaks Grand Slam Poetry Champion and Brave New Voices International Poetry Slam Champion. He has demonstrated unique skills as a writer as he has been able to author a top 10 list of the bestseller list, according to the New York Times.

Net Worth & Salary of Watsky in 2024

Watsky Net Worth
Watsky Net Worth

As of April 2024, Watsky has a net worth of over $1 million. This wealth has been created from his various careers. The careers are being an author, a producer, a poet, and a musician. He has been able to author a book that has received huge sales. His various performances in shows and concerts have seen his net worth grow. His albums have had fair sales, and that has led to the increase of his net worth.

Watsky has risen from just being a poet, to become a very great author and musician. He has criticized and satirized the modern evils in society through his various pieces of poems. It is very good to see how he has combined being an author, poet, and musician well, and this has paid well as demonstrated by his current net worth.


    • I got to meet Watsky at one of his concerts and I’m 5’7 and he was a little taller than me so you’re correct in doubting the 168cm height that they’ve said in this article.

  1. George Watsky also broke the Guinness World Record by free-styling for 33 hours straight while raising around $145,000 in relief money for coronavirus on May 7, 2020.

  2. George Watsky also raised $145,000 in relief charity for COVID-19 on May 7th, 2020 by breaking the Guinness World Record by free-styling for 33 hours 33 minutes straight.

  3. In that original viral youtube video from circa 2010, I think, called “pale kid raps fast” he mentions that he’s 5 foot 11 inches tall or 180 cm


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