- Name: Michael Dapaah
- Age: 26 years old
- Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)<
- Occupation: Comedian
- Net Worth: US $500 Thousand
- Status: Alive
Michael Dapaah is a British comedian, actor, rapper and YouTube Personality. He’s also known by the stage names ‘Big Shaq’ and ‘Roadman Shaq’. His acting credits include the mockumentary series ‘Somewhere in London’ and the TV movie Enterprice (2017). He’s also known for the rap song “Man’s Not Hot”. Dapaah was born on August 10, 1991 in London, England. His father, Joseph Dapaah, is a doctor. He has two siblings, Edward and Heather. Dapaah was raised in the town of Croydon in South London. He earned his BA degree in theater arts and acting from Brunel University (2014).
Dapaah began his rise to stardom posting short comedy skits on Instagram. He launched his self-titled YouTube channel in April 2017. It has since grown to 700K+ subscribers and more than 165 million views. The channel features his popular mockumentary series Somewhere in London (#SWIL). The official trailer was released on April 17, 2017. Dapaah plays several characters including a community support officer “Patrick”, counselor and Uber driver “Dr. Ofori”, and rapper/poet “MC Quakez”. Episode 1 of #SWIL “The Introduction” premiered on May 1st 2017. A typical episode runs for 30-50 minutes. Dapaah reprised his role as “Dr. Ofori” in the TV movie Enterprice (2017). He appeared on the show “Fire In The Booth” on Charlie Sloth’s BBC Radio 1Xtra (2017). He was also featured in the video short, YouTube Rewind: The Shape of 2017. Dapaah was named ‘Comedian of the Year’ at the 2017 African Pride Awards.
Dapaah released his debut single “Balance” under the moniker MC Quakez featuring Shakes. It was accompanied by an official video directed by Marv Brown Films. His hit song “Man’s Not Hot” was released in September 2017 under the name Big Shaq. It achieved Silver certification in the U.K. and Gold in Norway. The official video for ‘Man’s Not Hot’ has been viewed more than 150 million times on YouTube. It features cameo appearances from Lil Yachty, Waka Flocka and DJ Khaled. Dapaah collaborated with DJ Flex on the song “The Ting Go Challenge”. He was featured on the single “She Wants” alongside Sheeko and Jonny Rozay.
Michael Dapaah is about 5ft 9in tall and he’s of Ghanaian descent. His net worth is estimated at $500 Thousand. He earns from YouTube (165+ million views) and from sponsored social media posts. He also sells merchandise such as his ‘Big Shaq Jacket’ which goes for $121. Dapaah is good friends with “Big For Your Boots” rapper Stormzy.
Michael Dapaah Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Michael Dapaah
- Birthday: August 10, 1991
- How Old : Age: 26 years old
- Place of Birth: London, England, United Kingdom
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper, Comedian, YouTuber
- Years Active: 2014-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $500 Thousand
- Death-O-Meter: Alive