Memphis Bleek is recognized as an American based rapper, who has a net worth of million dollars in 2017-2018. He is best recognized for his contract with record named Roc-A-Fella Records as well as worked as CEO of his personal label named Roc Solid Records.
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Biography & Wiki:
Memphis Bleek was born in year 1978 and he was brought up in Marcy Projects. He was one of the initial artists contracted to Roc-A-Fella Records, being an apprentice to Jay-Z.
In year 2014 Memphis Bleek got married to a long-time girlfriend named Ashley Coombs, in one evening ceremony held at The Merion in Cinnaminson, located in New Jersey. His counsellor and hip hop magnate named Jay Z, was in attendance. Moreover, he is too a cousin of fellow Brooklyn based rapper named Sean Price.
Memphis Bleek started off his career by his initial official appearance made on “Coming of Age” from Reasonable Doubt. The rapper features on the Jay-Z albums, namely: Vol. 2… Hard Knock Life, Vol. 3… Life and Times of S. Carter, Reasonable Doubt, The Dynasty: Roc La Familia, as well as The Blueprint 2: The Gift & The Curse.
After getting large achievement of Hard Knock Life as well as the experience of the Roc-A-Fella camp, the label has launched his debut album entitled Coming of Age. This album was noted as Hot Shot Debut of week right on the Billboard 200, ranking at #7 through 118,000 issues sold during initial week.
The name i.e. “Memphis”, which this rapper clarified to give respect to pimps, was known as an abbreviation for “Making Easy Money, Pimping Hoes In Style”. This rapper has launched three additional albums right from his debut entitled M.A.D.E., The Understanding, as well as 534.
In amid the launch of The Understanding as well as M.A.D.E., the rapper has accepted a break of three years, in which time actually he looked after his elder brother, the one who was hurt in a motorbike mishap.
The rapper’s maximum charting single i.e. “Is That Yo Chick”, presenting Jay-Z and Missy Elliott, which ranked at #7 on Hot Rap Singles Billboard Chart.
Also, it was only one out of two songs from the recording artist to hit the Billboard Hot 100, ranking at #68, and also the only track to feature on one among his solo albums.
Bleek also owned many collaborations along with fellow hip-hop artists like Ja Rule, DMX, Trick Daddy and T.I., with several of the features originating with many Roc-A-Fella based artists, like Freeway, Beanie Sigel, Amil, Cam’ron, Young Gunz, as well as Jay-Z.
Awards & Achievements:
Memphis Bleek’s achievement is being a CEO of his personal label named Roc Solid Records. Moreover, he is too a CEO of his own label named Get Low Records.
Net Worth of Memphis Bleek:
Memphis Bleek has an estimated net worth of $2.5 Million. He has made most of his fortune with his career as a rapper. He earned notably by being rapper as well as a CEO of his personal label named Get Low Records.
The rapper is basically acknowledged for his contract at Roc-a-Fella Records as well as his contribution made as a CEO in his personal label named Get Low Records. He earned well by establishing his personal label named Get Low Records in year 1998, whose initial release was his debut album.
After release of his debut, it followed releases of three additional albums namely: The Understanding, M.A.D.E. and 534, all of them went Gold.
Memphis Bleek is one of those rappers who got fame by being CEO and founding member of many records and labels on his own. This not only facilitated him to earn higher but also allowed him to reach to fame.
His fans are keenly forestalling the launch of his fifth album entitled The Process, which was prepared to be issued in year 2011; however it never hit the stores.