Michael Dapaah Net Worth


Michael Dapaah, known better by one of his stage names “Big Shaq”, is an English entertainer, on-screen character, rapper and web based life VIP. He as of late rose to distinction with the single “Man’s Not Hot”, which has turned into a viral sensation around the world. 

You realize he is, you’ve heard the verses, you’ve seen fire in the corner. 

Big Shaq net worth

How much is Big Shaq worth?

Net Worth$1 Million
Date of Birth10 August 1991 (age 28 years)
ProfessionProfessional Comedian/Actor
Last Updated2019

Starting at 2019, Big Shaq’s net worth is $1 million. 

Early Life 

Michael Dapaah was born on the 10th August, 1991, in London, England. 

Before his standard accomplishment as a comic, Dapaah was working in Vodafone; he said that he’d had enough of that life, and needed to concentrate on something that enabled him to release greater imagination. 

This is the point at which he started making satire dramas, and making characters like Big Shaq, who’s currently turned into a colossal sensation on the web. 


Michael Dapaah started his profession by structure an internet based life following for his brief comedic online productions, which he at that point adjusted into his mockumentary arrangement on YouTube titled SWIL (Somewhere in London). 

SWIL began arriving at right around 500,000 perspectives on each scene, however the standard achievement didn’t come until Big Shaq showed up on BBC Radio 1 Xtra’s ‘Fire in the Booth’. 

In the wake of showing up on the show, Big Shaq exploded on the web, and discharged his tune ‘Man’s Not Hot’, which immediately became famous online. 

Albeit Big Shaq is just a character depicted by Michael Dapaah, he’s made an amazing showing of catching components with Shaq that supported his prosperity.


Here are some of the best highlights of Michael Dapaah’s career:

  • Start SWIL (Somewhere In London)
  • Big Shaq was born
  • “The Ting Goes” meme went viral on social media
  • Shaq appeared on ‘Fire in the Booth’
  • Released ‘Man’s Not Hot’ music video

Favorite Quotes from Michael Dapaah

“Throughout the journey there’s been so many different factors. I had to overcome barriers of fear, inconsistency, believing in myself as an individual, and believing in the gift and believing that this could actually happen, and this is actually what I’m supposed to do.” – Michael Dapaah (Big Shaq)

“At that point, I had probably worked at Vodafone for about two years, part-time. And it got to the stage that I didn’t like my job, I didn’t like what I was doing, I just always felt there was more in my heart for me to do creatively.” – Michael Dapaah (Big Shaq)

“So I just kinda just went away, came back, started creating, creating, creating. And you know, thank God we’re here today, and we’ve got more to come.” – Michael Dapaah (Big Shaq)


Michael Dapaah is 2017’s viral sensation, and has taken the internet by storm. Where will he go from here? We’re not sure!

As of 2019, Michael Dapaah’s net worth is $1 million.

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