Raymond Scott also known by his popular stage name Benzino is an American based Hip hop record producer and media executive. He got his recognition after appearing on the VH1 real life Television series “Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta” and also on the TV One Original Series “The Next: 15”. He has a significant fan following because of the style of his musical creations. Now let’s have a close look at the net worth of Benzino in the year 2019.
Early Life and Biography
Scott was born on July 18, 1965, in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Scott belongs to an African and German background. Scott has spent most of his childhood time with his best friend, David Mays. He has attended Harvard University.
His interest in the Hip-hop rap music started after seeing the film Wild Style. He was only interested in academic subjects during his school time and sucked at practical subjects like mathematics. Some of the time, he got a warning from his teacher to spend some time on other issues as well. Scott used to spend more time with his mother and not with his father.
Being a favorite Musician in America, Scott has dated so many known personalities and models in the U.S. He has dated Karlie Redd and Althea Heart. Scott loves to post his party photos on Instagram with some hot models around him. In the year 2014, Scott got shot on the shoulder and back none other than by his nephew, Gai Scott. Gai shot Scott in Duxbury, Massachusetts, when Scott was in the sorrow of his mother funeral. The wounds of Scott were not fatal.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
He was a founding member of some rap groups called Made men and Almighty RSO before becoming a famous solo artist in the music industry. He has appeared in a television reality show Love and Hip Hop Atlanta in the year 2012. He has released some hit studio albums which includes “Redemption, The Antidote” and collaboration albums “Classic Limited edition, No Skits Vol. 1”. He has played many roles in television shows including Soul Train and The Next: 15. His music has given him so much popularity and a huge fan base in this world. Other than music, he has appeared in some Hollywood movies.
Net Worth and Earnings
Being a successful record producer and rapper, Scott has earned so much by releasing his hit albums. His total estimated net worth in the year is $13 million. Most of this money is received by his album’s release and other by the appearances he made in American Television shows. He has a great house with luxury facilities in it.
Raymond Scott is a favorite and successful musician/ rapper and record producer who has won many hearts by his work in the music industry. He has a fantastic fan following because of his hit music. Scott is known for his extraordinary raps which his fans always want from him.