Soulija Boy turns 21, presents himself a $55 million jet
How would be that at 21 year-old to have your Private Jet? A member of Soulja’s management team told TMZ that the “Crank That” singer (real name: DeAndre Cortez Way) bought himself the G5 jet for $35 million.Soulja Boy was number 18 on the Forbes list of top hip-hop’s earners in 2010, with a reported $6 million earned from touring and ringtone downloads.The rapper, who turns 21 this Thursday has not only bought a little nice birthday present– a tricked-out jet, a Gulfstream G5 with a $55-million price tag.
Also said he is going to completely redo the interior by spending another $20 million to give the jet all new custom leather Italian seats, tile flooring, multiple liquor bars and flat screen T.V.’s through out. And this is just the beginning. Soulja’s celebrations won’t end with the purchase of a private jet. He’s throwing a lavish party Friday night at a Miami nightclub.
Fans are invited to watch online by paying $2.99 on Web pay-per-view. Singer Sean Kingston, who recently recovered from a horrible jet-ski accident, is on the star-studded guestlist tonight, as well as American rapper and actor, Bow Wow, and Orlando Magic basketballer, Dwight Howard.