Meek Mill Net Worth: Early Life, Career, Personal Life, Controversies

December 6, 2022
Updated 2022/12/07 at 10:19 AM
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Meek Mill Net Worth

What is Meek Mill net worth? Meek Mill is a $20 million net worth American rapper, songwriter, and activist. Meek Mill is one of the world’s most well-known rappers.

Popular Name:Meek Mill
Real Name:Robert Rihmeek Williams
Birth Date:June, 6th 1987
Birth Place:South Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
Age:35 years old 
Gender:Male
Nationality/Citizenship:American
Height:1.88 M/6 ft 2″
Weight:70 kg
Sexuality:Straight
Marital Status:Divorced
Spouse(s):
Children:3
Profession:Rapper, Actor, Artist, Single-song writer, Businessperson, Activist
Years active:2002–present
Net Worth:$20 Million
Last Updated:2022

Childhood and Early Life

Robert was born on June, 6th 1987, in Philadelphia to Kathy Williams and her husband. His sister is Nasheema Williams. He lost his father when he was 5 and this affected him emotionally, his family also became poor with no source of income.

When he lost his father, he moved to North Philadelphia together with his mother and sister, in search of a better life. They lived in a three-bedroom apartment in which they were barely able to afford the bills, so in other to meet their needs, his mother cut her hair and shoplifted often.

Mill was a very shy and quiet kind of kid during his childhood days, he saw the level of hardship his mother went through in other to provide for the family. However, he became close to one of his father’s friends who were one of the famed DJ in the Philadelphia underground music scene. Meek accompanied him most of the time and was constantly influenced by the force that music brought into his life, and he started thinking of making a career in music.

Meek became active in the underground rap battle scene and was motivated to work more on his lyrics at night. The Bloodhoundz was established when Meek Mill’s two best friends came together and began to produce CDs and kept their dreams alive throughout their teenage lives.

Meek Mill’s Net Worth

Robert Rihmeek Williams, known as Meek Mill is a well-known American hip-hop Artist. He embarked on his musical career through rap battles and he’s one of the richest and most popular musicians today. Meek Mill net worth is $20 million.

Career

His early experience with rap battles made him popular and attracted many prolific names in the music industry. One of them was T.I, who was drawn by Meek’s solo mixtapes “The Real Me”, “The Real Me 2”, and “Flames”. T.I., who was the founder of Grand Hustle Records, gave Meek Mill an offer to present his next mixtape titled”Flamers 2″ in the “Hottest in Tha City”.

Though the association didn’t quite become a success due to the fact that both rappers found themselves in legal trouble which put the deal on hold.

When these rumors and accusations went away, Meek Mill released “Flamers 2.5: The preview” and “Flamers 3: The Wait is Over” which made Meek hit widespread mainstream success. Particularly two tracks “Make em Say” and ” Rose Red” were massive hits for him, and this made a great number of fans followers of Mills.

In 2010, Mill released his seventh mixtape “Mr. California”, which he mentioned to be quite personal to him on many levels. He made several career switches in his life, from label to label in other to find the most suitable workplace and creative freedom.

The big shot of the American rap scene, Rick Ross, noticed his performance through the mixtape and signed him into his record label Mayback Music Group. Soon after, Meek released his second album “Young and Gettin It”, which ranked no.2 on the billboards and led Meek Mill to a whole new world of fame and fortune.

Meek Mill embarked on a music career through his own label “Dream Chasers Records” and now, he promotes young talent through it.

The association gave him a boost and a chance to release two singles “Ima Boss” and “Tupac Back” for the company’s album “Self Made Vol. 1”. Mill also got a chance to perform in the album a total of nine times and in the two more compilation albums ‘Self Made Vol. 2″ and “Self Made Vol. 3”, Mill got enough of the limelight to prove that he had some serious talent.

Meek’s three-volume mixtape series “Dreamchasers” was recognized and became the talk of the town and as well as the second series “Dreamchasers Vol.3” was the most downloaded mix tape of all time. All the success he got encouraged him to release his first studio album “Dreams and Nightmares” in 2012, which was overlooked in the beginning, but eventually won the Gold Certificate three years later.

Meek was highly hopeful for his second studio album, but things went bad when he was jailed owing to a parole violation, and his release was delayed. In 2015, Mill went on to release the album titled “Dreams Worth More than Money” and in the first week of the release, the album sold 246000 copies.

In 2016, Meek returned to the mixtape arena and released “Dreamchasers 4” with the announcement of “Dreamchasers 4.5”.

Personal Life

In 2015, Meek Mill began to date Nicki Minaj immediately when he got out of prison for a probation violation. He accompanied Nicki on her world tour that very year, and they were frequently seen together.

Nicki and Meek were reported to have separated on January 2017. Meek has been single since then.

Meek Mill was sentenced to 11 months in imprisonment and eight years probation for gun possession and drug dealing. In 2012, he violated his probation and a judge revoked his travel permit. Meek Mill once again violated his probation in the spring of 2013 by not informing the court of his travel plans and posting on social media which resulted in death threats to his probation officer. He was ordered by a judge to take etiquette classes.

December 2017, he violated his parole. The judge didn’t give him another chance, he was ordered to seize from working until his sentencing. In February 2016, Mill was sentenced to 90 days of house arrest.

On March 2017, Mill was arrested for the assault of two pedestrians in St. Louis. He was sentenced to two years in prison for violating his parole. He was also ordered to serve for five-month at the State Correctional Institution in Chester, Pennsylvania.

Meek Mill was an executive producer of a documentary series called “Free Meek” which was released in August 2019. The series covers many of Meek’s ruins with the criminal justice system.

At the age of 18, Mill was arrested for ab illegal possession of a firearm when some policemen stopped him from walking to a corner store. He was beaten beyond recognition, his eyes were swollen, one of his braids was ripped off, and his lips were swollen. The policemen made a claim that Mill was in possession of a gun and tried to kill them. After this, he was put on probation.

Controversies

Mill’s release of his single “Dreams and Nightmares” brought love and respect from his fans. A Pastor from Philadelphia rained accusations on Mill for showing religion in a bad light of lyrics of “Amen”, a song from the album “Dreams and Nightmares”. Mill later said it was just a rap song and that there is always a lot of bad stuff said in rap music as a whole, he also added that he had no intentions of hurting any religious sentiments and that he just wrote what was on his mind at that moment.

Most American rappers are well-known for the feuds they get into from time to time. At this point, he also had his fair share of it. During the course of his career, Mill argues with Cassidy, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, The Game, Beanie, and 50 Cent.

Trivia

Mill has been arrested for illegal possession of a firearm. Due to his bad temper, Mill has been severely arrested for different accusations.

Earnings

Meek Mill earned $15 million between September 2017 and September 2018. This made him one of the 20 highest-paid rappers on the planet. He has endorsement deals with Puma and Amazon. From September 2018 to September 2019, he earned $20 million.

Real Estate

Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj rented a mansion in Beverly Hills for $35,000 a month in 2016. The building was erected in 2008 on the site of Frank Sinatra’s former residence. The home is 10,340 square feet and has panoramic views of the city and mountains.

The house is a two-story foyer, a very large living room that includes a fireplace, and an arched French door from the entrance of the house.

The house also has an eat-in kitchen, a wood-lined library well arranged with built-ins, a formally set dining room, a family room, and eight bedrooms. The outdoor facilities include a swimming pool, spa, and a barbecue. In 2019, Mill famously gifted his parent a house.

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FAQs

Meek Mill‘s total net worth is around $20 Million.

Currently Meek Mill is 35 years old (6 June 1987).

Meek Mill earns an estimated salary of $2 Million per Year.

The Height of Meek Mill is 1.88 m. (6’ 2”).

Conclusion

It is possible to assume that Meek lives a comfortable and wealthy existence. Meek Mill’s primary source of income comes from his professional job and occupation. Meek Mill net worth is a result of hard work. Meek Mill earned $15 million in 2018. He is the highest-paid rapper, and he also founded the group and competed in a rap fight.

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