What is Q-Tip's net worth? Q-Tip's net worth is $8 million dollars. Born in Jamaica, Queens, New York, Q-Tip, also known as Jonathan Davis and Kamaal Ibn John Fareed, is a member of the wildly successful music group, A Tribe Called Quest. The primary producer and writer for much of A Tribe Called Quest's material, he has also produced tracks for such artists as Mobb Deep, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Janet Jackson, Jay-Z, Beyonce, Questlove, and Kanye West, among many others. After A Tribe Called Quest went their separate ways in 1998, he launched a solo career that was stymied by his label, which did not feel that his records were commercially viable, and consequently did not release them. A Tribe Called Quest reunited in 2006 and began touring again. He has also begun releasing solo albums under Universal Motown Records, and his 2008 release, "The Renaissance", was nominated for a Grammy. He has been nominated for four Grammy Awards, and has received one. He has appeared on multiple Top Producer and Top MC lists in multiple publications.