You must be familiar with the famous rapper Rick Ross. Born on January 28, 1976, William Leonard Roberts II has a stage name Rick Ross; this Rapper initially made his debut under the pseudonym Teflon Da Don at Suave House Records.
His group, Triple C’s, also known as Carol City Cartel, is an American hip-hop group that includes members named Rick Ross himself, Torch, Gunplay, and Young Breed.
His debut album was Port of Miami, and that album debuted at the top spot on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart; he rose to fame with this. Rick Ross’s net worth subsequently increased the following year.
Later his second album also debuted at the top of the Billboard 100.
At Marquee New York (Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images for Beats by Dr. Dre)
Rick Ross: The Renowned Rapper
In 2013, Ross premiered the first official single from Mastermind, named “No Games,” featuring Future, produced by J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League, which received a lot of critical acclaim for its success.
Later on, the Snapchat platform began referring to himself as “Renzel”.
The Controversy With The Popularity
Apparently, with the popularity he received, he somehow was the center of many controversies. Some of them led him to seek an apology from his fans later on. One of them was when he released his album, Black Market.
When Black Market was released, it served as Ross’s final album for his original contract with Def Jam. This album created a lot of controversy in the entertainment industry. Some netizens also claim the lyrics of the song Free Enterprise; he was targeting Donald Trump.
A Dive Into His Personal Life
Ross has four children named Tole Roberts, William Roberts III, Billion Leonard Roberts, and Berkeley Hermes Roberts.
Lately, he declared via Instagram that he plans to run for mayor of Fayetteville, Georgia.
You must’ve been conscious so far that Ross was also arrested on marijuana charges. Latterly,” Freeway” Ricky Ross sued Ross for using his name and filed a brand violation action in a federal court.
Ross’s musicale was organized by the pupil association of Carleton University but was canceled after protests that his lyrics promoted rape culture.
Net Worth Of The Rapper
Richer Than I Ever Been artist, currently is said to have a net worth of $45 million.
He had several business ventures and owned several different Wingstop restaurant locations. His albums gained him a lot of love from his fans. Here’s the list of his studio albums till now
His Studio albums
- Port of Miami
- Deeper Than Rap
- Teflon Don
- God Forgives; I Don’t
- Hood Billionaire
- Black Market
- Rather You Than Me
- Port of Miami 2
- Richer Than I Ever Been
Four Grammy Awards nominated artist Rick Ross developed a legendary imprint for himself in this music industry and is currently aspiring to do more. His fans are always looking forward to his work.