Island Boys net worth explored as internet celebrities go viral with new hairstyle
The Island Boys cut off their signature hairstyle, leaving fans shocked. The duo are famous for their eccentric looks and the viral song The Island Boys.
The duo released the song last year, garnering huge attention from the internet and TikTok users. Artists are also known for their many face tattoos, interesting fashion choices, and quirky hairstyles.
This is why their recent haircut shocked their followers as well as other social media users.
Island Boys has achieved notable net worth over the past two years
According to leedaily.com, the Florida-based rap duo have a net worth of $500,000, earning close to $50,000 a month.
They started their music career in 2020 when they were just 19 years old. Franky was the first to immerse himself in music. He released a few songs titled True straight, 9ineand Smokeunder the artist name redd_4x.
Later his brother joined him, and the two created the song I am Island Boy. The song was released in October 2021. It became an instant hit on TikTok and gained them many followers. The official video for the song was later released on their YouTube channel, Big Bag Ent. The channel has 142,000 subscribers. The channel’s music video has been viewed over 14 million times.
Flyysoujla has over 5.9 million fans on his TikTok account while Kodiyakredd has 3.2 million followers. They also have 1 million followers on each of their Instagram accounts.
They Island Boys are showing off a trendy haircut
The rapping duo previously had a hairstyle called “wicks.” The hairstyle originated in South Florida. Highlights are usually seen in black hair, but boys flaunted them in blondes, sometimes with colored tips.
They showed off their new buzz cut on TikTok a few days ago and explained that their goal was to grow their hair into its natural curly shape.
Fans gave mixed reactions to the change, with some appreciating the new style, while others thought the rappers seemed “irrelevant” with the new cut.
Learn more about the Island Boys
The twins have Cuban roots and were born on July 16, 2001. They were raised by their mother after their father died from a sudden coronary heart attack.
They grew up in West Palm Beach, where they apparently had a comfortable life. They were said to be troublemakers from an early age and were arrested when they were thirteen. They learned the art of rapping while at Juvie.
The boys are known individually as Kodiyakredd and Flyysoujla, but their real names are Franky and Alex Venegas.
Not much is known about their love life except for the one time, October 14 last year, when Flyysoujla uploaded a photo with @toxiicfaiiry claiming she was his soulmate. Kodiyakredd also posted a video with a girl, with the caption “Get to know me”. Both were dancing in the video. None of them have posted a follow-up to their relationship with the women.
The island boys have found themselves in quite a bit of controversy over the past couple of years. One of the boys has been accused of domestic abuse by an ex-girlfriend, Montisha, and a close friend was recently arrested for murder.