Lil Kim Net Worth: $8 Million
Kimberly Denise Jones who is widely known by her stage name Lil Kim? She was born on July 11, 1974, in the remarkable city of Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York, U.S. she is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, model, and actress. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, living much of his life on a street after being expelled from home. In her teens, Jones would freestyle rap, heavily influenced by actress/singer Diana Ross, and fellow female hip-hop artists like MC Lyte and The Lady of Rage. She also performed a freestyle rap for The Notorious B.I.G., which got her music career start in 1995. She made her debut album in 1996 named as ‘Hard Core’, which proved to be double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and spawned three consecutive No. 1 rap hits: “No Time”, “Not Tonight (Ladies Night remix)”, and “Crush on You”, a record for a female rapper. Her following albums The Notorious K.I.M. (2000) and La Bella Mafia (2003), were certified to be platinum making her the only female rapper to have at least three platinum albums after Missy Elliott. Lil Kim enjoys the net worth of $18 Million. She also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Lil’ Kim Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “New York Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderlic’ Kim – US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Kim) and a fashion line called “Lil’ Kim Seduction. The yearly income of Kim is around $1,231,512. Her endorsement amount is around $332,117.
Initial Information of Kimberly Denise Jones:
|Full Name||Kimberly Denise Jones|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York, U.S.|
|Popular as||Queen Bee|
|Stage Name||Lil Kim|
|Birth Date||11 June, 1974|
|Lil Kim’s Net Worth||$ 18,000,000|
|Per Year Income||$1,231,512|
Lil Kim Net Worth According to Years:
Some Interesting Facts:
Early Life: Jones was born in the Bedford–Stuyvesant neighborhood of the New York City borough of Brooklyn, the second child of Linwood Jones, a former U.S. Marine, and Ruby Jones. She has one elder brother named Christopher. As a child, Jones attended Queen of All Saints Elementary School in Brooklyn. At the age of nine, her parents separated, and her father, with whom her relationship was tremendous, raised Jones. After being kicked out by her dad, she was forced to live on the streets. As a teenager, she met Notorious B.I.G. Jones attended Sarah J. Hale Vocational High School for two and a half years. Many of her friends also attended the same school; she often used to hang out of the school just to enjoy and spent time with her fellow rappers. Fellow rappers Nas and Foxy Brown attended the same school. In 1994, B.I.G. was introducing and working on the first and only album of the group Junior Mafia, ‘conspiracy’, which was released on August 29, 1995. Selling 69,000 copies in the first week of its release and it was at number eight on the billboard 200 chart. B.I.G. wrote most of the material in the album conspiracy; Kim was also the part of the group at the time of their first album.
Personal Life: In Kim’s teens, she started dating Shawn Powell. They were happy and were in a healthy relationship, after months of seeing each other. Police for a robbery arrested Powell and he was sentenced to imprisonment for eight and half years. Jones often visited her and used to meet Powell when he was in prison. The couple also engaged, but after some time the engagement was called off. Kim knew that nothing is more important to her than her career; the thing, which is important for her, was her career than a relationship. After some time Jones met Wallace Christopher and they were in an on and off relationship until the death of Christopher in 1997. On July 23, 1996, Jones was arrested for possession of marijuana after police raided the Teaneck, New Jersey home of Wallace. The arrest came after police smelt marijuana inside the home when they went to ask someone to move an illegally parked car. Jones denied she was smoking, claiming she was “upstairs all day sleeping”. The same year while Jones was recording her album ‘’Hard Core’’, Jones fell pregnant with Wallace’s child. Jones never made it public until she confessed in an interview. She said she never wanted to have the baby. Wallace called Jones three days before he died and told her that he loved her. In 2002, Jones started dating Damion “World” Hardy, the couple split in 2003.
Richest Rappers of the World 2016-17:
Following rappers have earned a lot of fame from rapping world…
1) Sean Diddy Combs $ 735 Million
2) Andre Dr. Dre Young $ 700 Million
3) Sean J-Z Carter $ 600 Million
4) Curtis 50 Cent Jackson $ 255 Million
5) Bryan Birdman Williams $ 150 Million
Income from Mix-Tapes/Albums:
|La Bella Mafia||$3,500,000|
|The Naked Truth||$1,120,000|
Net worth of Kim Lil is $18 Million. She recently bought a new home in Greenwich, which consists of seven bedrooms, and a beautiful view, the value of the property is $10 million. Yearly income of Kim is around $1,231,512. Her endorsement amount is around $332,117.
Today, Lil’ Kim is considered to be one of the greatest female rapper. As of 2020, Lil’ Kim’s net worth is $18 Million dollars.