Last Updated: November 17, 2023
Info
Category:
Richest CelebritiesSingers
Net Worth:
$4 Million
Date of Birth:
Aug 26, 1986 (37 years old)
Place of Birth:
New London
Gender:
Female
Height:
5 ft 6 in (1.689 m)
Profession:
Singer, Model, Actor, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Dancer
Nationality:
United States of America
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What is Cassie's Net Worth?

Cassie is an American musician, actress, and model who has a net worth of $4 million. Cassie Ventura, known mononymously as Cassie, first rose to prominence in the mid-2000s with her hit single "Me & U" in 2006. Produced by Ryan Leslie, the song was a major success, reaching the top of the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and propelling her into the spotlight. Her self-titled debut album, released the same year, showcased her distinct style, blending R&B, pop, and hip-hop, and solidified her place in the music industry.

Following her initial success, Cassie continued to release music, though she faced challenges in matching the impact of her debut. She experimented with various musical styles and collaborated with artists such as Diddy, Nicki Minaj, and G-Eazy. Her modeling career also flourished, with Cassie becoming a muse for various fashion designers and brands, known for her edgy, fashion-forward style.

In her personal life, Cassie has been known for her long-term relationship with music mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs, which began around 2007. The couple's relationship was a frequent subject of media attention until their split in 2018. In 2019, Cassie married her personal trainer, Alex Fine, and the couple welcomed their first child, a daughter, later that year.

Early Life

Cassie was born on August 26, 1986 in New London, Connecticut and was given the name Casandra Elizabeth Ventura. Her mother was of West Indian, Mexican, and African-American descent while her father was Filipino. She attended the Williams School, a preparatory school, and graduated in 2004.

When she was 14, Cassie began modeling for local stores and eventually began booking shoots for national brands like Delia's and in magazines like "Seventeen." She also took voice lessons and started dancing within her high school's performing arts program. After graduating from high school, Cassie moved to New York City and continued taking dance classes at the Broadway Dance Center in addition to modeling.

Career

Artist and producer Ryan Leslie began collaborating with Cassie when she first moved to New York City after frequently seeing her at clubs and parties. They decided to record a duet, "Kiss Me," and then played it for a music executive named Tommy Mottola. Mottola offered Cassie a management deal and Leslie signed her to his music-media company. Leslie then wrote and produced "Me & U," Cassie's first single, which went on to become a huge hit both in the United States and Germany. The single also won in the "Most Performed Songs" category at the ASCAP Pop Music Awards in 2007 and Cassie herself was nominated in the "International Revelation of the Year" at the 2007 NRJ Music Awards.

After hearing "Me & U" in a club, artist Diddy decided to collaborate with Cassie and Leslie by releasing her upcoming debut album on his label, Bad Boy Records. The album, "Cassie," was released in August of 2006. Though the album was generally well-received, thanks in large part to the success of "Me & U," its first single, Cassie underperformed during a couple of promotional events surrounding the release of the album, leading some to question her ability.

Diddy however remained firmly committed to her success and Cassie began working on her second album, this time with a number of other producers in addition to Leslie, like Kanye West and Pharrell Williams. The album however was delayed in release, as Cassie announced that she really wanted to release something that would be respected. She did release three singles from the album, "Official Girl," "Must Be Love," and "Let's Get Crazy" in 2008 and 2009 but none of them made the United States music charts.

Cassie Net Worth

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While continuing to record for her album, she was involved in a number of other projects. She made her acting debut in "Step Up 2: The Streets" as the character of Sophie Donovan. She also sang the lead single, "Is It You," for the film, which charted in both the United States and Canada. She also appeared in a number of music videos and collaborated on songs with other artists. In Wiz Khalifa's "Roll Up" music video, Cassie played the love interest. She also sang on Nicki Minaj's 2012 track, "The Boys."

In 2012, Cassie released two more singles – "King of Hearts" and "Balcony." "The music video for "King of Hearts" won the "Best R&B Video" at the 2012 MVPA Awards. She also announced that while working on her album, she had been recording a mixtape entitled "RockaByeBaby" which she released in April of 2013. The mixtape received favorable reviews and was dubbed the best mixtape of the year by "Dazed," a British magazine. It featured collaborations with Rick Ross and Wiz Khalifa. In 2013, Cassie also signed a contract to be the face of Forever 21's summer 2013 collection.

Cassie returned to the big screen in 2016 in the film "The Perfect Match, " playing love interest Eva. She also had a role in the film "Honey 3: Dare to Dance" in 2016. She released two more singles  in 2017, "Love a Loser" featuring rapper G-Eazy and "Don't Play It Safe." She also won "Beauty Bombshell of the Year" at the 2017 Toyota Bold Awards.

After departing from Bad Boy Records following her break-up with Diddy, Cassie continued working on her long-awaited second album with a number of new producers. She released several new singles during the summer of 2019. In 2020, she was cast as the role of Elise in the film "Spenser Confidential."

In addition to being known for her voice, Cassie has also been recognized for her style, citing Kate Moss as a major influence. She often opts for edgier looks that are simultaneously feminine and sophisticated while also being punk.

Personal Life

Cassie first met Diddy in 2005 when she was 19 and he was 37. She subsequently record label and the two began dating on-and-off over several years. They broke up in 2018.

Cassie then started dating Alex Fine, a bull-rider and fitness trainer, in 2018. They announced in June of 2019 that they were expecting their first child together. A couple of months later in August, they announced that they were engaged. In September, sources reported that the couple had wed privately which was later confirmed with Fine posted the wedding video to his Instagram account. In October of 2019, "Vogue" magazine posted the couple's official wedding photos to their website. The couple's first daughter, Frankie Stone, was born on December 6, 2019. They announced in December of 2020 that they were expecting second child, another daughter, who was born in March of 2021 and named Sunny Cinco.

Diddy Lawsuit

In November 2023 Cassie filed a bombshell lawsuit against her former boyfriend Diddy. In the lawsuit Cassie alleged that she was raped and subjected to years of other physical and emotional abuses by Diddy. The lawsuit contains a number of shocking claims. For instance:

  • Cassie claims that Diddy was physically violent towards her and "introduced" her to a lifestyle that included "excessive alcohol and substance abuse."
  • Cassie claims Diddy forced her to engage in various sex acts with a succession of male prostitutes while he filmed the encounters.
  • Cassie claims that after she tried to break up with Diddy in 2018, he forced his way into her house and raped her.
  • The lawsuit accuses Combs of sex trafficking, human trafficking, sexual assault, gender-motivated violence and sexual harassment.

Cassie's suit also claims that in 2012 Diddy became so enraged at a rumor that she was dating rapper Kid Cudi, he threatened to blow up the rival's car. Not long after that threat was made, Cudi's car reportedly did indeed explode in his driveway. Kid Cudi has since confirmed his car exploded in his driveway in 2012.

An attorney representing Diddy vehemently denied the allegations on behalf of his client and stated further that: "For the past 6 months, Mr. Combs, has been subjected to Ms. Ventura's persistent demand of $30 million, under the threat of writing a damaging book about their relationship, which was unequivocally rejected as blatant blackmail. Despite withdrawing her initial threat, Ms. Ventura has now resorted to filing a lawsuit riddled with baseless and outrageous lies, aiming to tarnish Mr. Combs' reputation and seeking a pay day."

In response to that response, Cassie's lawyers claimed that "Mr. Combs offered Ms. Ventura eight figures to silence her and prevent the filing of this lawsuit. She rejected his efforts."

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