• Daniel Nwosu Jr., born in Ottawa, Canada in 1994, is a rapper and YouTuber known as DAX.
• He studied at Sunrise Christian Academy and Newman University, and worked as a janitor while studying.
• His career took off with the song “Cash Me Outside” with Danielle Bregoli (rapper Bhad Bhabie).
• He has 1.5 million YouTube subscribers and nearly 750,000 Instagram followers.
• His estimated net worth is over $400,000.

Who is rapper DAX? Wiki Bio

Daniel Nwosu Jr. was born in St John’s, Newfoundland, Canada, Ottawa, on 22 March 1994, so under the zodiac sign of Aries and holding Canadian nationality – as DAX, his career of a rapper and a YouTuber is what has made him popular.

Education and early life

DAX grew uo in Ottawa,  Ontario, Canada’ he hasn’t talked much about his family, as he prefers to keep them away from the media’s attention , except that they were immigrants from Nigeria – he hasn’t mentioned having any siblings, which is why most people believe him to be an only child.


DAX spent his entire childhood in Ottawa, and wasn’t interested in rap as he was growing-up, but was rather sporting and was an aspiring basketball player. He was somewhat popular during his high school years thanks to his attractive looks and his involvement in sports, which eventually won him a partial scholarship. After matriculating, he first went to Sunrise Christian Academy, and was named the most valuable player (MVP) in basketball – he then moved to play for Casper College, before switching to the University of Montana, and finally graduating from Newman University, Kansas USA.

While he was studying at Newman, DAX worked as a janitor, to financially support himself.

DAX’s rap career and other works

DAX was very interested in spoken-word poetry during the years he spent at college, and was also a motivational speaker – he eventually decided to combine these elements into his career of a rapper.

Some of the first songs DAX recorded and uploaded onto the internet were “Black in America”, “Hilly Hilly Hilly Clinton”,  “The Basketball Song”, and “My President Bad and Boujee”. He didn’t become popular until the release of his song “Cash Me Outside” in 2017 , which he performed with Danielle Bregoli – better known online as Bhad Bhabie and also a rapper – the song was directed by Thad Swift and has been viewed more than 20 million times.


DAX released his first extended play (EP) in August 2018 entitled “It’s Different Now” – it features a couple of other rappers including OT Genasis who can be heard on the “Gotta Get It” track. His later releases included “She Cheated Again”, “Rap God Freestyle”, and “Killshot Freestyle” songs.

The following year, he was featured on Hopsin‘s song “You Should’ve Known”, then In June 2019, he toured with Tech N9ne, then headlining “It’s Different Now Tour”in October across the US America and Canada.[10]

In 2020, he released the single “Dear God”, followed by the EP “I’ll Say It for You” to positive reviews, and the same year  two more singles, “Faster” featuring Tech N9ne and “I don’t want another sorry” with Trippie Redd.

In July 2021, Dax released a sequel to “Dear God” called “Child of God”, then his debut studio album, and the album’s lead song “Propaganda” featuring Tom Macdonald , which reached number 15 on the BillboardR&B/Hip-Hop Digital Song Sales chart and number 9 on the Rap Digital Song Sales chart. In October the album’s third single “40 Days, 40 Nights” featuring Nasty C was released, closely followed by his debut studio album “Pain Paints Paintings” digitally through Living Legends Entertainment.

In March 2022, Dax’s single “Dear Alcohol“, written about alcoholism. It debuted at number 9 on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 and at 28 on the U.S. Hot Country Songs chart, later certified Platinum by both the RIAA and Music Canada.  He received a nomination for Breakthrough Artist of the Year at the 2023 Canadian Country Music Awards, and in October 2023, a country music crossover remix of his song “To Be a Man” featuring Darius Rucker, , was released, topping the Billboard Country Digital Song Sales chart in the US.

Dax’s most recent release is the single “Narsiccist” featuring Phix, in February 2024,


DAX has risen to prominence mostly thanks to his YouTube channel – he launched it on 27 February 2012, and there are currently more than 1.5 million people subscribed to it, while it also counts nearly 150 million views of all his videos combined. DAX is using this channel only for uploading his music videos, while he has a special kind of passion for diss songs aimed at YouTubers such as RiceGum and PewDiePie.


Relationships and love life

DAX is very secretive when it comes to his love life, and hasn’t shared any details regarding the girls, or boys he might have dated. However, while he hasn’t talked about it himself, he’s rumored to be dating a girl he met years back while he was attending senior year at high school. The two met during one of their classes and started spending time together, while not being anything more than friends – it took them more than two months to start dating. They’ve allegedly been together ever since, and have split only once for unknown reasons, however, nothing about this relationship has been confirmed by DAX.

During the five months he spent apart from his girlfriend, he is said to have been dating a popular female rap star, which supposedly caused the split with his current girlfriend. The two were dating for four months before they split, leading DAX to go and win back the heart of his former, and current, girlfriend.

As he hasn’t talked about his relationship status and hasn’t uploaded any pictures with his girlfriend, he currently appears to be single, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have any kids.

Hobbies and other interests

DAX is mostly focused on his career of a rapper, and on uploading his music videos onto his YouTube channel, but he has numerous other interests.

DAX is still very passionate about basketball, and frequently plays it with his friends – he’s still the best basketball player among them. They’ve formed a team and sometimes compete with other teams in their city.

He’s very fond of tattoos, and has had numerous inked onto his body over the years.

DAX enjoys watching films, and is a huge fan of Marvel movies and comic books – he’s seen all of them, while his favorite is “The End Game” which he saw in the cinema during its first showing. He’s not a big fan of TV series, but if he had to choose which to watch, he would go for “Prison Break”.

He is a big lover of animals, but doesn’t have any pets as he doesn’t have time for them.

Appearance and net worth

DAX is currently 25 years old. He has long black hair and brown eyes, and is 6ft 2ins (1.88m) tall, while his weight is unknown.

According to authoritative sources, his current net worth is estimated to be more than $400,000, and is steadily rising thanks to his career of a rapper and a YouTuber.

Social media presence

DAX is very active on the internet, as he has accounts on multiple social media networks, as this is quite important for his career of a rapper.

He launched his Twitter account in August 2009, but is a lot more popular on Instagram – DAX is active on Facebook as well, and his page currently counts nearly 40,000 fans.

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