General Facts and Figures
- Name: Jakob Kasimir Hellrigl
- Net Worth: $3 Million
- Occupation: Rapper, Model
- Date of Birth: July 27, 1992
- Place of Birth: Bregenz, Austria
- Zodiac: Leo
- Spouse: Baby J
- Social: TikTok
Jakob Kasimir Hellrigl is a rapper taking on the stage name Candy Ken. He is an Austrian native, having been born and raised in Bregenz, Austria. Jakob studied in Washington at Wenatchee High School for a year. In high school, Candy Ken played football.
He attended Berlin’s Lette-Verein college to study film and photography. There is no info available in the public domain about his family.
His Professional Life
Candy Ken’s aspirations for music started when he was in high school. He claims his two best friends at the time inspired him to go for music.
In college, he came up with the idea of the Candy Ken gimmick, which would be gender fluid.
The Candy Ken gimmick had touches of Barbie doll, Hello Kitty, and Japanese Kawaii culture. His discography includes six extended plays and two studio albums.
The EPs include ‘Welcome to Candy Land’ and ‘Candy Trap,’ released in 2015 and 2017. Candy Ken’s studio albums are ‘Real Talk’ and ‘Flamingo.’
His modeling career also flourished as his music career picked. He made runway appearances for designers like Roberto Piqueras and Michiko Koshino.
In 2020, Candy Ken married his girlfriend, Baby J, a social media star. In September 2020, Candy Ken and Baby J announced that they would be welcoming their first child.
In June 2021, the well-known social media couple welcomed their kid, Rodeo.
Candy Ken’s infant has amassed more than 50,000 followers on Instagram under the handle @lilblingbling1.
Candy Ken’s projected net worth as of July 2022 is $3 million. Ken’s income comes from his work as a model, rapper, musician, and TikTok.
Additionally, he earns money through endorsing, sponsoring, and promoting brands.