Victoria Waldrip is an American social media star who has gained a massive following on Instagram. Having started out very little, she has gone on to attract millions of followers to her page on the photo-sharing app which has been turned into some kind of temporary abode because fans are always there to make comments and interact with her.
Waldrip is a beautiful woman and takes noticeable care to display her beauty for all her followers to see with every post she makes on her page. She is also known for posting photos of her in luxury cars and high-end fashion brands to the amazement of her admirers. A lover of adventure, she also loves to keep her fans updated with her escapades when she visits different places to seek fun.
Apart from Instagram, Waldrip is also active on YouTube where she regularly posts videos of herself and friends having awesome moments together. She also posts videos of herself addressing issues she feels like talking about as well as showing off her workout routine. Her YouTube page has garnered hundreds of thousands of subscribers.
Victoria Waldrip Before the Glamorous Lifestyle
Victoria Waldrip was born on the 7th of March, 2000 in Atlanta, a city in the US state of Georgia. According to reports, the Instagram star was raised in another Georgian city named Hiram.
Growing up, Victoria attended Marietta High School, a public school which is located in Marietta, Georgia. Despite initially having great academic prospects, the young girl ended up not doing great academically. In fact, she struggled so much with her schooling and got too many bad grades that she had to drop out at some point. After dropping out of school, Victoria’s father took it upon himself to home-school her.
A while later, Victoria Waldrip secured a job at a food joint where she worked as a waitress. She, however, didn’t work there for too long as just a few days later she quit and went in search of other things to do. According to her, waitressing wasn’t for her because she didn’t want to be ordered around by anyone.
Her Journey To Instagram Fame
Social media remains one ultimate audience magnet that has helped to catapult quite a number of ordinary personalities into stardom. With platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube providing the unknown with the perfect chance to enter the limelight, the likes of Dahwiki, aka Victoria Waldrip, have become very popular overnight just by posting content and being consistent. The end result? They make thousands of dollars.
Victoria Waldrip began using Instagram from the early days of the photo-sharing app. At first, she operated the handle @woahhvicky. When she started, no one gave her much attention because there were hundreds or thousands of other young girls posting their photos online. Later, she started posting sultry images on her page that started to catch some attention.
As a result, she changed her handle to @imwoahvicky and consolidated on building her page. Over the years, she has been able to amass a huge following of more than 2 million people on the platform.
What Exactly Brought Victoria Waldrip to The Limelight
Victoria Waldrip may have done a great job in terms of building the numbers of followers she has on various social media platforms but like many other internet stars, she needed some controversy to really get famous.
For the young Atlanta star, all she needed was a few controversial posts that involved her race. Victoria claimed to be from the black community even though she looks very much white. Her claim to be black got many people infuriated, however, she stood her ground and even started doing things that only African-Americans usually do, like making hip-hop music, twerking, and even talking in a stereotypical black American way. She even used the ‘N’ word several times in her posts.
A 56-second-long video posted to her YouTube channel which had her specifically stating that her Ancestry.com test showed that she is 25 percent black, received 2,000 thumbs up and over 14,000 thumbs down. Comments on the post accused her of mocking numerous elements of black culture while others called her a racist and attacked her on her page. Waldrip went on with her business and paid them no mind as she even started calling herself the Melanin Queen.
In addition to her claim of being black, the internet star has also courted controversy through the criticism she has made against notable personalities like Cash Me Ousside queen, Danielle Bregoli. All these controversies have helped her become even more popular as more and more people developed an interest in knowing who she is and what she has been up to.
How Much is Her Net Worth?
Having been active on Instagram for quite some time and having amassed millions of followers, Victoria Waldrip is expected to have made some money from endorsements and the adverts she makes on her page. She also has a YouTube page with lots of subscribers, meaning that she also makes some money from the video-sharing website as well.
However, her exact net worth has not been made known to the public. Some websites have, however, pegged her net worth at $1 million, with about $126,000 coming as income from her YouTube channel.
What We Know About Victoria Waldrip’s Family
Victoria Waldrip’s father has been identified as Steve Waldrip and her mother’s name has been given as Carla Johnson. According to reports, Steve is an estate agent who also restores and renovates homes. He was the one who home-schooled Victoria when she dropped out of school. Not much is on the other hand known about what Victoria’s mother does. This is mainly because her daughter does not talk too much about her.
The Instagram star further has an older sister whom she grew up with in Georgia. The sister has been identified as Stephanie Waldrip and she is ten years older than her. Stephanie is said to have maintained a good place in the fashion industry, having created custom designs for the likes of and . She was previously signed with Shopbop and is now famed for launching her fashion apparel brand called Waldrip NYC. The two girls are fond of each other. According to reports, Stephanie now lives in New York.
Is She Dating Anyone?
Victoria Waldrip may be very popular on various social media platforms but not much is known about her private life other than what she wants to show you. However, she was known to be dating another Instagram star named Jon Jenkins, popularly known by his alias Papi JJ.
In June 2017, she claimed that she was pregnant with his child. JJ, however, denied being the father of her child. A few months later, she came up with yet another claim that the person she’s dating cheated on her with a 14-year-old celebrity. Currently, it is not clear if she is in a relationship with anyone.