SoftMadeIt, whose real name is Jerry Chuks, is a 27 year-old Nigerian social media influencer, TikToker, and skit maker. His net worth is estimated to be around $100,000.
SoftMadeIt is also a fashion model and dancer who has worked with notable artists like Teni, Phyno, and many others. The internet sensation is no newbie on social media, and thanks to his versatile craft, he has garnered thousands of followers on different platforms. Let’s take a deep dive into his life and career.
Softmadeit’s Real Name Is Jerry Chuks
SoftMadeIt’s real name is Jerry Chuks, and he also refers to himself as God’s Golden Boy, as can be seen on his Instagram handle. He also goes by the name Jay Chucks. The popular dancer and skit maker hails from Imo State but was born on August 2nd, 1996, in Lagos. There is little information about his parents or their occupations.
However, Softmadeit is an alumnus of Kings College. After secondary school, he had his tertiary education at Babcock University. According to some sources, the internet sensation is also said to have a sister whose name is Chito. Jerry Chucks started to exhibit his dancing prowess from a very young age.
He Was A Talented Dancer As A Child
He was reportedly four years when he started dancing; he would show off his moves at events, including weddings. He was loved by many for this and was always the star at any event he attended with his parents.
Jerry Chuks played musical instruments from a young age. As he grew older, he started to get paid for dancing and entertaining guests during events. From learning how to play musical instruments, he gradually became a versatile entertainer. Softmadeit took his skills to another level when he started making dance videos and posting them online.
His Dance Skills Made Him Popular On Social Media
Dancing was a hobby to Softmadeit, but he started making a lot of money from just doing what he loves when videos of him dancing started trending online. Jerry started trending on TikTok for his unique dance moves, and he appropriately utilized the opportunity.
His cute smile also gave him away and made him quite endearing to his viewers. The ace dancer gradually started gaining attention from different stakeholders and bigwigs in the entertainment industry.
Softmadeit Has Become A Household Name For Internet Users
The talented dancer has become an internet sensation and a force to reckon with as far as entertainment is concerned. Softmadeit witnessed a huge boost in his social media following as he grew more popular on different platforms. The ace dancer has over four million followers on TikTok, which is where he is most popular. He has over one million followers on Instagram.
Many of his videos are with The Geng or some of its members, and they amass millions of views and likes once they’re posted. These figures keep increasing by the day as the dance star continues to get millions of likes and views on his videos.
Having carved a niche for himself through dance, he has worked with several notable artists in the industry, including Davido, PeterPsquare, Burna Boy, Teni, Poco Lee, Zlatan Ibile, and many others.
He Is A Member Of The Geng Tik Tok Group
Softmadeit is a member of a TikTok group called The Geng. It is made up of a group of friends who are also Tiktokers; they came together to collectively create entertaining content.
The aim of the group, founded in March 2022, is to facilitate the growth and presence of its members in the now-competitive industry of content creation. Other members of the group include Priscilla Ojo, Enioluwa Adeoluwa, Ammie, Maliya Michael, Eronini, Tobe, Chisom, Frances Theodore, Beauty, and Susan Pwajok.
From being a group of friends, The Geng has become very popular for their entertaining, collaborative videos on which they have featured a couple of popular artists like Rema and Zlatan, to mention a few. Social media has turned out to be very instrumental to the growth of the group, whose skits and other video content often go viral upon their release.
How Much is SoftMadeIt Worth?
SoftMadeIt’s net worth is estimated at about $100,000. The famous TikToker accrued this financial status from his massive social media presence, which has attracted a lot of businesses to his brand, both online and offline.
The talented dancer, who has been described as one of the highest-earning TikTokers, has amassed a lot of wealth from working with different brands like Tecno, for instance. Asides from his Instagram and TikTok accounts, he also owns a self-titled Youtube channel where he also posts videos of his many creative sides.
SoftMadeIt also has a couple of endorsement deals that have greatly contributed to his financial pedestal. Regarding the properties he owns, there is no verified information as to what kind of car he drives or houses he owns. But the dancer has been seen a lot of times posing for photos with different luxurious cars like Lexus SUV, Mercedes Benz, etc., that have been reported to be owned by him.
Does SoftMadeIt Have A Girlfriend?
Many sources have reported that SoftMadeIt has a girlfriend whose name is John Merry but known on social media as ‘beautygoddess’. These reports are a result of rumors about a relationship between the two by the public. The two are often seen together and are both members of The Geng. Moreso, the videos SoftMadeIt makes with beautygoddess on TikTok often go more viral than the others.
It is on record that his TikTok video ‘She won form hard to get’ with the lady in question garnered over three million views within a short time. His viewers are always in anticipation of their videos and often leave endearing comments regarding their relationship status. However, SoftMadeIt has once debunked these rumors and maintained that they are only friends and not an item.