T.I. Net Worth
T.I. net worth: T.I. is an American rapper, actor, songwriter, producer, entrepreneur, record executive, and author who has a net worth of $50 million.
Early Life: T.I. was born Clifford Joseph Harris, Jr. on September 25, 1980 in Alabama, the son of Clifford "Buddy" Harris Sr. and Violeta Morgan. He was raised by his grandparents in Atlanta's Center Hill neighborhood. His father lived in New York City and as a boy T.I. visited him frequently. He first started rapping when he was just eight years old. T.I. briefly attended Douglass High School before dropping out to launch a music career. During the period directly after leaving high school, T.I. dealt drugs and was arrested several times. He soon earned the nickname "Rubber Band Man" thanks to his habit of wearing rubber bands around his wrist as a metaphor for how much money he was making. "Rubber Band Man" would eventually be the title of one of T.I's earliest singles.
His stage name originally came from his childhood nickname "Tip," after his paternal great-grandfather. He was once known as Rubber Band Man, a reference to the custom of wearing rubber bands around the wrist to denote wealth in terms of drugs or money.
Career: In 1999, Harris signed his first major-label record deal with LaFace, a subsidiary of Arista. In 2001, he formed the Southern hip hop group P$C with Big Kuntry King, Mac Boney, and C-Rod. Harris was released from Arista and signed with Atlantic, where he created his own label, Grand Hustle Records in 2003. Harris is also known as one of the artists who popularized the hip hop subgenre trap music, along with Jeezy, and Gucci Mane.
As of this writing, Harris has released ten studio albums, with seven of them reaching the top five of the Billboard 200 chart. Throughout his career, Harris has also released several highly successful singles, including Billboard Hot 100 number one hits "Whatever You Like" and "Live Your Life," the latter replaced the former at the top of the chart and helped Harris join a small group of artists to replace themselves at number one and simultaneously occupy the top two positions. Harris began to gain major recognition in 2003 following his first high-profile feature on Atlanta-based rapper Bone Crusher's single "Never Scared." Harris earned more prominence with the release of Trap Muzik (2003), which includes the Top 40 songs "Rubber Band Man" and "Let's Get Away". In 2004, Harris appeared alongside Lil Wayne on Destiny's Child's international hit "Soldier" and released his third album Urban Legend. His next albums, King and T.I. vs. T.I.P., generated high record sales and featured the hit singles"What You Know" and "Big Shit Poppin' (Do It)."
Harris' sixth album, Paper Trail, was released in 2008 and became his most successful project, and his third consecutive number one album. In 2013, Harris was featured alongside Pharrell Williams on Robin Thicke's single "Blurred Lines," which peaked at number one on several major music charts. In November 2013, Harris signed with Columbia Records after his 10-year contract with Atlantic came to an end. He released Paperwork in October 2014. In October 2018, Harris released Dime Trap.
Harris is also an actor. He starred in the films ATL, Takers, Get Hard, Identity Thief, and in the Marvel Universe films Ant-Man and its sequel. Harris has also starred in the reality television series T.I.'s Road to Redemption, T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle, and The Grand Hustle
He wrote two novels, Power & Beauty and Trouble & Triumph .
Legal Issues: T.I. is also no stranger to controversy. Harris has served two terms in county jail, twice for probation violations and a federal prison bid for a U.S. federal weapons charge. On September 1, 2010, T.I. and his wife Tiny were arrested for drug charges. The arrest for drug charges led to T.I. being sentenced on October 15, 2010, to 11 months in prison for violating the terms of his probation. He was found in possession of ecstasy, tested positive for opiates, and had been associating with a convicted felon, (his P$C cohort C-Rod. On October 25, the drug charges against T.I. were dropped. On November 1, T.I. reported back to the Forrest City Federal Facility to serve his 11-month sentence.
Personal Life: T.I. and Tameka "Tiny" Cottle started dating in 2001 and married on July 30, 2010, in Miami. Tiny and T.I. share two sons and one daughter together. T.I. also has two sons and a daughter with two different women and a stepdaughter through Tiny.
In August 2015, the IRS filed liens totaling more than $4.5 million on T.I.'s property for unpaid taxes from 2012 and 2013.
In October 2015, T.I. made a controversial statement about 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton: "Not to be sexist but, I can't vote for the leader of the free world to be a woman. Just because, every other position that exists, I think a woman could do well. But the president? It's kinda like, I just know that women make rash decisions emotionally – they make very permanent, cemented decisions – and then later, it's kind of like it didn't happen, or they didn't mean for it to happen. And I sure would hate to just set off a nuke. [Other leaders] will not be able to negotiate the right kinds of foreign policy; the world ain't ready yet. I think you might be able to [get] the Loch Ness Monster elected before you could [get a woman]." Following the reaction from social media, T.I. publicly apologized on Twitter.
In November 2019, T.I. faced huge backlash after telling the Ladies Like Us podcast that he accompanied his 18-year-old daughter annually to have her hymen checked to by a gynecologist to confirm her virginity.
Real Estate: T.I. and Tiny Harris own a 10,460 square foot, five-bedroom, seven-bathroom home in Jonesboro, Georgia.
|Net Worth:||$50 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Sep 25, 1980 (39 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Author, Rapper, Record producer, Entrepreneur, Television producer, Investor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|