Foxy Brown is a rapper, model, and actress from America who is popularly known for her solo work along with various collaboration with other artists and hip-hop group “The Firm”. She is also known as the “Hip-Hop Princess” by the media. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career, and earnings of Foxy Brown in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Inga DeCarlo Fung Marchand or Foxy Brown was born on September 6, 1978, in New York, the United States to a Trinidadian American family. She spent most of her childhood and teenage years in Brooklyn, New York. When she was still a kid, her father left her family to focus on his career at ERAC records.
As a teenager, she won a talent contest which was held in Brooklyn, New York. At the contest the production team of the popular hip-hop duo “The Trackmaster” was present. They invited Brown to rap for their single “I Shot Ya”.
In 2001, Brown married Spragga Benz. Together they are the parents of a baby girl who was born in 2017.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Foxy Brown started her career in the year 1996 when she released her debut album “Ill Na Na” which got good sales and average reviews. The album went up to the number seven in the Billboard 200 album charts.
In the same year, she along with a few hip-hop artists including Nas, nature, and AZ formed a group known as “The Firm”.
In 1997, she was invited to perform at the spring break festival which was hosted by MTV in Florida. Many other notable performers were also invited to perform including Snoop Dog, rock band Stone Temple Pilots and pop group The Spice Girls. Brown’s next album “Chyna Doll” was released in the year 1999 which made its debut at the number one spot on the Billboard 200 Album charts.
Brown’s third album “Broken Silence ” was released in the year 2001 which sold more than 130,000 copies within its first week. The album reached to the number five on the Billboard’s chart.
In 2007, she signed to Koch Records, and along with them, she released a street album “Brooklyn’s Don Diva” on May 2008.
Foxy Brown was nominated for the Grammy Award in the category “Best Female Rap Solo” in the year 2003. She has also been nominated for the Billboard Music Award in the category “Top Rap Singles” in 1997.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Foxy Brown’s estimated net worth is more than $2.5 million. This huge net worth is the result of her illustrious career as a rapper, model, and actress.
Most of her albums and songs have been commercially very successful including her debut album “Ill Na Na” which sold more than 109,000 copies within its first week of release.
Her second album “Chyna Doll” also sold more than 173,000 copies in its first week.
She has also acted in many movies including “Woo (1998)”, “Fade to Black (2004)” and many more.
Foxy Brown is considered one of the most talented and influential rappers in the world. Although she started her career as a teenager, she gradually improved her rapping skills which helped her to be successful.