How much is the Rapper Gucci Mane Worth?
The American Hip-Hop artist Radric Delantic Davis is famously known by his stage name- Gucci Mane. HHe is also the founder of the 1017 Records and is famous mostly for his works in trap music, a sub-genre of hip-hop.
From all of his recordings and music career, the artist currently has an estimated net worth of around $15 Million.
Gucci Mane was born Radric Delantic Davis on February 12, 1980, in Birmingham Alabama. After his parents divorced when he was just a child, he then lived with his mother in Atlanta, from 1989. As a small child, he used to enjoy writing poetry. It was his escape and passion. When he was aged just 14, he started rapping as well.
There are no specific details about when and from where he graduated.
In 2001, he released his first mixtape called La Flare through the Str8 Drop Records. The CD was made into 1000 copies and was distributed in the streets. This was his official debut into the Hip-Hop scene.
The next year, he linked up with the SYS records as well as with the producer. Along with him, he then started his label called- LaFlare Entertainment.
As a Rap Artist
From his record label, he began searching for a record distribution deals. Eventually, he got to know artists like- Big Cat, the head of Big Cat Records. Along with him, he released a song called- Back Tee, and a collab with the rising artist- Jeezy called- So Icy. Most of his starting career, he worked underground.
He debuted with his first album called- Trap House which he released on 2005. Although not much fanfare of other LP’s of that time was received, it still was considered a successful independent album. It was even enlisted in the Top 20 of the Billboard R&B/Hip-hop as well as in the Billboard Heatseekers Album Chart.
Following the success, he again released another album called- Hard To Kill in 2006. His second album was also a successful album which included the famous hit song- Freaky Gurl. The song was on the number 12 on the Hot Rap Tracks and the 19 on the Hot R&B/ Hip-Hop Songs.
After his success with his second album, he then released several more albums- Trap-A-Thon, Back to the Trap House, Murder Was The Case, The State v. Radric Davis, The Appeal: Georgia’s Most Wanted, The Return of Mr. Zone 6. With each release, his popularity grew even more. He even got the chance to work with several famous artists.
Finally, his recent albums include- Everybody Looking and The Return of East Atlanta Santa. Both of these albums were released on 2016.
As an Actor
Gucci Mane made his official cinematic debut in the film- Birds of a feather in the year 2012. The following year he was also featured in another film called- Spring Breakers. Apart from this, he has appeared in No Pad No Pencil, Hood Affairs, My Come Up, The Spot, etc.
Gucci Mane had published pictures of his upcoming clothing apparel called Delantic on social medias. Although no confirmations have been made, the line is yet to be established.
|Name||Radric Delantic Davis|
|Date of Birth||February 12, 1980|
|Height||6ft 2 inch (188 cm)|
|Father’s Name||Not Disclosed|
|Mother’s Name||Not Disclosed|
|Net worth||$ 15 Million|
Marriage and Divorce
The rapper dated the recording artist Mya Marie Harrison in the past although not much was confirmed. He also dated Kat Stacks as well. As of 2010, he finally established his relationship with the glamor model Keyshia Dior. The couple had an on and off relationship until 2016. The pair eventually announced their engagement in 2016.
With his musical background as well as his acting, he has garnered a lot of fan base. He currently has 3.18 M followers on Twitter and 4 m followers on Instagram. Active on most social media, he is a popular celebrity on the internet.
The Rapper has earned most of his assets through his music career. His acting and brand endorsement has contributed to it as well. Currently having a net worth value of $15 Million, he is earning more from his other ventures like his upcoming clothing line.
Rumors and Controversy
Like most of the other hip-hop related artists, rumors and controversy surround him a lot. Legal issues with drugs as well as murder charges have been around him since his early years. In 2001, he was arrested on cocaine charges and spent 90 days in the jail. He was again arrested in 2005 after he and his friends were involved in a group attacking and killing one. However, the murder charges were later dropped because of insufficient evidence.
In 2008, Gucci got arrested yet again for probation charges and was sentenced to a year in jail. But he was soon released in six months. Again in 2011, A judge in the Superior Court ordered him to a psychiatric hospital. The same year he got arrested on the charge of Battery and two charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
After he had attacked a fan member with a beer bottle who tried to take a picture with him, he was issued a warrant to arrest him. In 2013, he was charged with several acts of felony including the possession of firearms as well as marijuana. He has served several years in prison because of his illegal acts.