If you stay in the United States or are a big fan of raps, then you might definitely know Juvenile. Juvenile is a famous and passionate rapper who was once a member of “The Hot Boys” group when no one knew his identity. Slowly and gradually, this group brought a change in his life. His dreams of having goodwill, fame as well as success started becoming true. His career changed, and he became a famous rapper. Everyone knows him for his energy, determination, and enthusiasm towards his prodigious rapping styles. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Juvenile in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Born on 25th March 1977, Juvenile’s original name is Terius Gray, and after gaining fame and success, he came out to be known as Juvenile. He was brought up in New Orleans in the USA. His career started when he was just 18 years old (1995). Past in the year 2002, he got arrested when he smacked his barber.
In the next year, i.e., 2003, he was again arrested for smuggling drugs and was sent to jail. During his music recording in 2011, he was smelling marijuana, someone got to know about it and registered a complaint against him. He was again arrested and was sentenced three months jail with a fine of $250 along with probation of six months.
Juvenile had a very devastating personal life. He had a daughter named ‘Jelani’ who was only four years old when she was shot dead with her mother in the year 2008 by Juvenile’s own son, Anthony who was later arrested for the crime. Juvenile got very disturbed by this incident. Currently, he is married to Shedonna Jones.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Juvenile’s career started right back when he joined the group ‘The Hot Boys’. His rapping style was so awesome just like ‘Dirty South Southern Rap’ and this gave a wonderful inception to his successful career. He has also been a member of ‘Bounce Group’.
His first album ‘Being Myself’ was released in 1994. Later, most of his albums gained huge success such as ‘Rejuvenation’, ‘Tha G-Code’, ‘Project English’, and many more. For two consecutive years, he received awards- “Billboard Music Award” for ‘Top R&B Album’ in 1999 and “Soul Train Music Award” for ‘Best New Artist’ in the year 2000.
Net Worth & Earnings
Juvenile is a bohemian as he is so unique at raps and is quite famous among the world’s youth. His net worth is estimated to be $3.5 million. Since his prodigious talent is respected worldwide, it helped him in earning money in the music sector. His talent came to be known to everyone, and he worked with many famous bands in the USA which facilitated him to accumulate ample of wealth. He has released the best rapping songs of this century and hence for people in the rapping industry, he is a rock star.
Juvenile is a very hardworking person. He has faced many hardships in his life but still recovered from them. Losing a complete family is not an easy thing for a man. He got depressed and was criticised by people but still, he stood and worked hard in his career. However, he got a drug addict after this tragic incident and got arrested too. But, we should take his positive sides into consideration and see how capable he is now. We wish good luck to Juvenile for his career ahead.