Juelz Santana Net Worth
Juelz Santana net worth: Juelz Santana is an American rapper and actor who has a net worth of $3 million dollars. A rap artist, actor, and producer, Juelz Santana gained widespread recognition for his hit single, "There It Go (The Whistle Song)" from his second album. "There It Go" reached #6 on the Billboard Hot 100. Santana was born LaRon Louis James in Harlem, New York in February 1982. He started rapping at five years old and started the duo Draft Pick at 12. Draft Pick was signed to Priority Records and when he was 18 Juelz made an appearance on Cam'ron's album S.D.E. He joined Cam'ron in The Diplomats and they signed with Roc-a-Fella in 2002. Santana's 2002 mixtape Final Destination got him mainstream recognition. His debut album From Me to U was released in 2003 and hit #8 on the Billboard 200 chart. In 2005 his second album What the Game's Been Missing! was released. The album's biggest single "There It Go" made it to #3 on the Hot Rap Tracks and #6 on the Billboard Hot 100. The album and single were both certified Gold. With The Diplomats he released Diplomatic Immunity in 2003 and Diplomatic Immunity 2 in 2004. He has been working on his album Born to Lose, Built to Win since 2007. His recording studio was raided in 2011 and he was arrested for multiple charges including possession of firearms and controlled substances. He was sentenced to two years probation in 2013 for threatening to kill his neighbor. Juelz Santana has appeared on the reality TV series Love & Hip Hop: New York from 2011 to 2012 and again starting in 2016. As an actor he has appeared in the films State Property: Blood on the Streets, Killa Season, The Project, Red Apples Falling, and Video Girl. In 2004 Santana was nominated for a Grammy Award with Cam'ron for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for "Dipset (Santana's Town)".
Legal troubles: In March 2018, Juelz was arrested for trying to take a loaded gun onto a plane at Newark International Airport. Security also found eight oxycodone pills in his bag. In December 2018 Juelz was sentenced to serve 27 months in jail related to the charges.