Nardo Wick (real name Horace Bernard Walls, born December 30, 2001) is a 21-year-old American rapper, songwriter, and singer who became popular after he released his single Who Want Smoke?
Nardo has taken advantage of the fame that song brought him to collaborate with other famous artists to make hit songs that have endeared him to his fans. Discover all about the rapper here.
Nardo Wick’s Biography Summary
- Full Name: Horace Bernard Walls
- Nickname: Nardo Wick
- Gender: Male
- Date of birth: December 30, 2001
- Nardo Wick’s Age: 21 years old
- Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America
- Ethnicity: Mixed
- Nationality: American
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Religion: Christian
- Nardo Wick’s Marital Status: Single
- Nardo Wick’s Height in Inches: 5 feet 7 inches
- Nardo Wick’s Height in Centimeters: 170 cm
- Nardo Wick’s Height in Meters: 1.7 meters
- Nardo Wick’s Weight: 55 kg
- Occupation: Rapper, Singer, and Songwriter
- Nardo Wick’s Net Worth: $2 million
- Famous for: Being a rapper
- Nardo Wick’s Instagram: @nardowick
- Twitter: @NardoWick
- Facebook: @Nardo Wick
How Old is Nardo Wick Now?
Nardo Wick is 21 years old. He was born Horace Bernard Walls III on December 30, 2001, in Jacksonville, Florida, United States, where he also grew up alongside his cousins and siblings, all of whose names he has not disclosed.
The rapper has also not revealed the names of his parents, however, he once said that his father is a music engineer while his mother is a homemaker, who devoted her time to taking care of her family.
Details about Nardo’s family has mostly remained hidden as he prefers not to reveal any personal information about himself to the media. Nevertheless, it is known that they are Christians. His parents are also African-Americans, which makes the entertainer’s ethnicity black and his nationality, American.
His Friends Nicknamed Him
While growing up, Horace was nicknamed Nardo by his friends and over the years, the name stuck. When he began his professional music career, he added Wick to his nickname and although he has not disclosed what it means, we deduced that it was an abbreviation of the word wicked, as his Instagram bio describes him as a WICKED MILLIONAIRE.
The Young Star’s Love For Rap Was Kindled When He Was Very Young
With his father being a music engineer, Nardo got exposed to music at a very young age. He used to spend time with his father, listening to other rappers like Gucci Mane, Lil Wayne, and T.I. when he was about 9 years old. This early exposure fuelled his passion for music, but he did not immediately pursue it professionally.
Nardo attended a private high school and would spend his free time writing his songs and rapping for his friends. A few years later, he came across a rapper in Jacksonville who had lots of money and he started to consider taking up a career in music since it seemed to have lots of financial rewards.
He Released His First Song At The Age of 19
Nardo released his first song in May 2020, when he was only 19 years old. The song titled Face Shot, spoke about him hunting his enemies. Although the song has now been deleted, it helped Nardo test the waters and beef up his skill as a rapper and singer, giving him the experience he needed to come back better.
Wick’s professional music career gained momentum in 2021 when he released several singles that placed him on the list of rising talents in the entertainment industry. The singles he released in 2021 include Me or Sum, and Lovey Dovey amongst others.
Which Song Made Nardo Wick Popular?
He became popular after he released his 2021 single Who Want Smoke? While he had released other singles before then, he only got his breakthrough after the song made listeners search for him on social media. With the fame the song gained him, several record labels became interested in him and he eventually signed a contract with RCA Records and released a single, I Declare War, under them.
How Many Albums Has Nardo Wick Released?
He has released only one album. The album, Who is Nardo Wick?, was released on December 3, 2021. It was released by RCA Records and Flawless Entertainment in a digital format and ranked 17th on the US Billboard Hot 100, earning the RIAA Platinum Certification. On July 22, 2022, its deluxe version titled Who Is Nardo Wick? 2 was released and it featured additional guests from Lato and The Kid Laroi.
With his skills and the fame he enjoys at such a young age, he will likely release several other albums in the coming years. Below is a comprehensive list of some of the singles Nardo Wick has released.
Nardo Wick’s Discography
- Krazy Krazy, 2022
- Riot, 2022
- Who Want Smoke 2021
- Dah Dah DahDah, 2021
- Me or Sum, 2021
- Lovey Dovey, 2021
- Excuse My French, 2021
- Came Up, 2020
Considering his age and the number of years he has been in the music industry, Nardo is no doubt doing well and his current estimated net worth of $2 million is proof. Owing to the fact that he is just getting started in the industry, his net worth is projected to increase as time goes by.
Who is the Rapper’s Girlfriend?
His girlfriend is Soryiaa, a hairstylist in Jacksonville. Although the young rapper has not officially confirmed his relationship with the 5′ 5″ beauty, nor posted her picture on any of his social media accounts, they have been seen together in public sharing some intimate moments.
No thanks to the rapper’s preference for privacy, could not confirm how and when he and Soryiaa met, and how long their relationship has lasted. Meanwhile, Soryiaa is available on Instagram as @soryiaa_ where she has thousands of followers.
Nardo Wick’s Social Media Presence
Horace is active on social media with the following handles:
- Instagram: @nardowick
- Twitter: @NardoWick
- Facebook: @Nardo Wick
The fast-rising rapper has over a million followers on Instagram and has gathered thousands of followers on Twitter. He is passionate about cars and shows off his fleet of luxurious cars on his Instagram account.
Nardo also has an official YouTube channel @Nardo Wick where he frequently uploads music videos for his subscribers. These music videos primarily show him holding bundles of cash and weapons, giving credence to his title WICKED MILLIONAIRE.