Alkaline musician, born Earlan Bartley is a Jamaican Reggae musician and Dancehall. He is a highly influential musician especially for the youth as part of the Dancehall realm. Alkaline captures the attention by his aggressive hip-hop style in music and his elusive character.
As of 2024, Alkaline's net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|December 19, 1993
|Place of Birth
Alkaline musician Earlan Bartley was born on December 19, 1993, in Victoria Jubilee Hospital in Kingston. He got his school education from Ardenne High School. Then went to the University of the West Indies to study Media and Communication.
His interest in music started when he was in high school. It is said that Alkaline musician would visit local recording studios with the support of his close friends whenever they got the chance.
Bartley adopted the stage name Alkaline at the age of 16 when he started recording music. His series of singles such as “High Suh”, “123”, “Things Mi Love”, “Bruk Out”, and “Live Life” made him famous in Jamaica in 2013.
Alkaline has been part of many controversies and in February 2016, while on a live show, an object was thrown at Alkaline with a bottle on stage in St. Lucia.
Alkaline released his debut album on March 25, 2016, titled “New Level Unlocked” he released hit singles the same year including “After All”, “Champion Boy”, “12 PM (Living Good)”, “Block and Delete”, “Formula”, “After All”, and “City”.
Alkaline was featured on a remix of Shaggy’s “That Love” in November 2016. For his extreme talent and controversies surrounding him, Alkaline was considered among the young stars in the Dancehall space in 2014. Then Alkaline separated himself from the controversies and started to focus on his work.
Alkaline created his show titled “New Rules Festival” and took it to Jamaica to prove the critics wrong in March 2017. This show became one of the biggest turnouts on the Jamaican stage and was considered one of the greatest Dancehall shows in history by many people.
Alkaline made a huge comeback to the Reggae Sumfest stage show in 2014 and became one of the main performers.
Alkaline announced his second studio album on February 12, 2021, titled “Top Prize”. He published this album on May 14, 2021. This album gained huge popularity and won him many awards.
Alkaline is assumed to be single by this time. He has a deep love for music and focuses on his career rather than getting involved with someone. He also likes to go fishing and play video games. Another aspect of his personality is his liking for fashion and he may come up with his fashion line in the future.
The alkaline musician has a huge fan following, especially the youth. His official YouTube channel has 1.84 subscribers. In addition, his Instagram account has 823K followers and he has 1.1M followers on his Facebook account. Another 45.1K people follow him on Twitter.
The alkaline musician is considered one of the most popular and renowned singers from Jamaica. With his hit singles and albums, he is at the peak of fame and popularity. The current net worth of Alkaline is estimated to be $2 million.