How Rich is Homie Quan?
Rich Homie Quan Net Worth: $3.5 Million
Dequantes Devontay Lamar also famously known as Rich Homie Quan, the rap artist officially signed by the T.I.G Entertainment is currently the talk in the hip-hop industry. With his mixtapes released, he has already made stable fan followers.
He was brought to the limelight by the rap artist Lil Kim and since has released his solo tracks as well. Through his music career, he currently has managed to amount his net worth value to a whopping amount of $3.5 million.
The young rap artist was born Dequantes Devontay Lamar on October 4, 1989, in Atlanta, US. As a young kid, he used to enjoy writing poetry and had an immense interest in literature. He was a very shy and quiet kid.
Quan attended the Ronald McNair Sr. High School in Atlanta, Georgia. After finishing his initial education, he earned a scholarship offer in the Fort Valley State University.
He finished his education there, but he did not get into higher degree and started his job at the nearby airport.
Quan worked at the nearby airport. He had also played baseball for four years while in School. His initial aim was to pursue a career in baseball, but when it did not work out, he started rapping.
After quitting his job in the airport, he got into bad influences. He was even arrested for burglary and was sentenced to 15 months behind bars. After being released from prison in 2011, he decided to pursue a career in music.
Rich Homie Quan came to the limelight because of the rapper Lil Kim. A year after being released from the prison, he released his first single- Still Going On on 2012.
He also featured in the Gucci Mane’s album songs called- I Heard and Can’t Trust Her as well as Chasing Paper.
The New York Times when reviewing on his single wrote- “he is the part of Atlanta’s rising generation of rappers- think Future- who deliver lines with melody and heart, like singers on the verge of a breakdown. His song even came on no. 50 in the US Billboard Hot 100. His mixtape- Still Going In became the tenth best mixtape of 2013.
The year 2013 became his breakthrough year, and he even got to tour with Trinidad James and also featured in tracks by Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, and YG. He released his solo debut album- I Promise I’ll Never Stop Going In on November 26, 2013. His single Type Of Way was also adopted as an anthem by the 2013 Michigan State Spartans Football team at the 100th Rose Bowl. His song called Flex (ooh, ooh, ooh) released on Youtube on April 1, 2015. Quan also featured on Dae Dae’s music video of the song- Big Bankroll.
|Name||Dequantes Devontay Lamar a.k.a Rich Homie Quan|
|Birthdate||October 4, 1989|
|Birth Place||Atlanta, Georgia, United States|
|Profession||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter|
|Mother’s Name||Not Specified|
|Father’s Name||Not Specified|
|Body Measurement||Not Specified|
|Net Worth||$3.5 Million|
Marriage and Divorce
Rich Home Quan currently fathers three children from two different mothers. He first had his first child with his long time lover and then soon to be wife- Amber Rella. They had a lasting relationship until they later separated. It is a known fact that the reason behind their separation was because of his cheating. The couple had made headlines when they had publicly dissed each other on Instagram, each claiming to be single from then.
His third child, Khosen K. Lamar was born to his girlfriend with whom he cheated on his fiance with. When the topic first came to light, he had denied the rumors. But later it was confirmed that Jhonni Blaze and Rich Homie Quan had indeed been dating then.
Famous as a rap artist, he is socially very active and has huge fan followings. In Instagram, he has around 2.9k followers and has 964k followers on Twitter. Both the Twitter and Instagram is his officially registered accounts although he does not have any Facebook account.
Turned into a millionaire right after his first mixtape release, he became a millionaire overnight. In 2012, his net worth was estimated to be $1 million. By the next year, it increased by $67 k making it the total of $1.67 million.
In 2015, it was again estimated to be around $ 2 million. Along with his tours and performance and also through his second album, he earned, even more gaining more net worth value.
Currently, in 2017, his estimated net worth amounts up to- $3.5 Million.
Rumors and Controversy
Rapper slams the rumor stating he had seizures resulting in cracked head.
In the year 2014, Rich Homie Quan went back to his hometown to film the video for his single- Walk Thru. While at the shoot, he supposedly had seizures and hit his head in the concrete cement resulting in cracked head. There was the rumor that he fainted due to his of drug usage.The rapper later denied the whole rumor and its cause. He stated that he fainted and hit his head and also said that no drugs were involved.