Meek Mill is an American rapper and a songwriter. He has been in the music industry for a long time, contributing to his net worth. As of 2020, his net worth is estimated to be $20 million.
His establishment in the rapping industry has made his career very successful. Meek Mill has a considerable contribution to the music industry and has created a new dimension in rapping. It has also been the most significant contributing factor to his fame.
- Celebrity Name: Meek Mill
- Full Name: Robert Rihmeek Williams
- Gender: Male
- Birth Date: May 6th, 1987
- Birth Place: South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
- Age: 33 years
- Height: 1.88m
- Weight: 70 kg
- Nationality: American
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Status: Single
- Girlfriend: N/A
- Children: N/A
- Profession: Rapper, songwriter, and activist
- Net Worth: $20 million
Meek Mill was born in 1987, on 6th May. He is an American by birth with his origin from Philadelphia. His original name was Robert Rihmeek Williams, and his mother was Kathy Williams. As he grew, he stayed close to her sister as his father died five years.
The upbringing of Meek Mill was full of poverty. His father’s death was a result of brutality in a robbery incident. A severe incident forced Meek Mills’s mother to serve as a hairdresser to support the family. Some of the measures she took to limit costs were to starve the children.
However, Meek Mill has an uncle who was a disk jockey. He played a massive role in making him a great musician. The source of inspiration to Meek Mill was this uncle.
He began rapping when with his uncle and would begin writing a few lines on a notebook, then rap. At the age of 18, Meek Mill got arrested. The reason behind his arrest was illegal possession of a firearm. He got beaten by police and later charged with assaulting officers.
Meek Mill’s Career
Between 2000 and 2003 was when Meek Mill started his career. Bloodhounds are a rap group that he formed in 2003 that marked the beginning of his rapping journey. They did the project while only three, and that is when he got interested in other rappers and record companies.
Grand Hustle Records is the first place he got signed in to by T.I., where he began touring. He ended up getting arrested because of having an illegal firearm and drugs and served for seven months.
In 2011 he got signed again by Mayback music. After working with Lil Wayne, Birdman, and DJ Khaled, his success record began. Again he served a sentence of between 2 and 4 years after the violation of his parole.
However, he got released after complaining that an ex-officer has framed him back to crime. He, therefore, ended up getting released. After his release, he has launched several videos and rap mixes, which have had a good performance.
Awards, achievements, and nominations of Meek Mill
The first mixtape Meek Mill launched was ‘The Real Me.’ It then followed a series of the same, which was named ‘The Real Me 2.’
After that, he again launched another mixtape named ‘Flamers 2: Hottest in the City’. It never ended here as he launched a series that went as far as ‘Flamers.’ Their performance in the market was still outstanding.
In 2010, Meek Mill gave another release of a mixtape named ‘Mr. California’. It then followed back to back releases of ‘Self Made Vol. 1, 2, and 3. Their performance was awesome and got further amplified by ‘Dreamchasers,’ which managed to the second volume.
A landslide achievement was back in 2015, which sold over 26000 copies. Its name was ‘Dreams worth More Than Money. Another huge achievement followed it after releasing a song album called ‘Dreams and Nightmares.’ This gave another huge win after making it to the second position in ‘U.S. Billboard 200‘.
In 2016 the 4/4 wrapped it up, and it gave a continuation of his back-to-back success. He has since lots of money that have kept growing every year. He released ‘weekend music in 2017 and ‘Wins and losses’ in 2017
Meek Mill has invested in lots of property. They include co-owning Lids, a sports retailer located in North America. He has a $3.2 million house in Atlanta. In 2019 he also invested in the largest clothing retailer—his investing attitude which has its origin from Jay-Z and Michael Rubin.
His investment journey has had several controversies, including false allegations and getting imprisoned. Spending money on luxurious cars, jewelry, and watches is what lowers Meek Mills’s net worth.
Meek Mill Total Net Worth
Meek Mill has been improving drastically in terms of his net worth. In 2016 he was at $12.8 million, and in 2018 at $14 million. Since then, an improvement to $15 million in 2019 and $20 million in 2020. He has a wife and three children.
What makes his net worth keep growing is because he has property. Apart from rapping, he has invested in producing and mixing songs. Since 21 years of age, he has continuously improved. His YouTube channel, which he started in 2011, is earning him lots of money.