Can you guess who Wesley Eric Weston Jr. is? Well, he is none other than the famous American rapper, Lil’ Flip. Was it a hard guess? The ones who are crazy fans of rap music will be more aware of him. For others, if you have heard “Game Over” and “Sunshine”, you know whom we are talking about then. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career, and earnings of Lil’ Flip in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Lil’ Flip was born in 1981 on the 3rd of March. He is around 37 years old now and achieved a glamorous and successful career. This did not happen in a day and started at a very young age. Being born in Houston, Texas and is an American by nationality. He has been interested in music from his childhood which made him release his first ever independent album named “The Leprechaun”. It became a big hit, and he came into the limelight. He caught the sight of DJ Screw for his hit album and eventually he was invited to his rap group known as “Screwed up Click”. He did not get a proper education or go to college, and we do not have any information about his schooling.
Coming to the sphere of his personal life, it is very transparent. He is unmarried though involved in many flings with women of all kinds. Surprising to many, he is anyway a father to his son from one of his previous relationships. He has never been a responsible father though and even denied being the father of his child. There are rumours of him being in an affair with a woman who even has a daughter from her previous relationship.
Career, Awards & Nominations
His career has been seeing a staggering growth from the very beginning. He started to be known as “The Freestyle King” all over. The next stop for success was with the launch of his second album “Underground Legend”. The whole of US was mesmerized by it. With the singles “The way we Ball” of this album, he started to make more singles like “Like a Pimp”, “Ridin’ Spinners”, “Tear it up”, etc.
His second hit single was “Sunshine”, the biggest success for him as it won the title of double platinum. His third album was “U Gotta Feel Me”. After all this, he also brought out his own record label at Houston in 2004 and named it “Clover G records” or “Clover G La Familia”. He also tried his luck at designing and introduced a clothing fashion and a shoe line in the same year.
Net Worth & Earnings
Calculating all his assets and earning his worth is around $5.5 million. Most of it came from his massive hit singles and albums along with some appearances in films like Def Jam, Hustletown Mobbin’, etc. And definitely, it continued to grow with his records label and fashion lines.
He is an example of a passionate talent who fought against all the controversies against his name and remained in the limelight.