Clifford Smith is the real name of this American producer, rap artist, and actor. He is best known to belong to the East Coast hip-hop group commonly known as Wu-Tang Clan. Method Man has played different roles on significant films such as ‘How High,’ ‘Red Tails,’ ‘The Cobbler,’ and many others. Now let us have a close look at the net worth of Method Man in 2020
Early Life & Biography:
Method man was born in 1971, 2 March in the town of Hempstead, United States of America. His parents got separated while he was still young and also lived in the different cities. Clifford has two sisters namely Terri and Missy. He came from a humble background, since his childhood, he had to do odd jobs to support himself.
He was also involved in drug dealings at one time or another only to make ends meet.
Method man got married to Tamika Smith in 2001, and they have four children together. He has also been caught on the wrong side of the law on various occasions. In 2007, He was arrested in New York city of the allegation that he was dealing marijuana. The police found the evidence under the driver’s seat, and he was charged will illegal possession of marijuana.
Clifford started performing community and educating other kids by rapping about the dangers of drugs.
Method Man had a personal vendetta with the Tv talk show host Wendy Williams, and this made her reveal to the public that Method Man’s wife had cancer. It was a shock even to family members, as they were not informed of the situation, it brought misunderstanding between the couple.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Method Man started his music career as one of the critical members of the Wu-Tang Clan. He released his first solo song in the group’s debut album: ‘Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers’ in 1993. Since the group allowed its members to make songs with other record labels, Clifford did another solo album entitled ‘Tica’ that became a hit in the industry. The two have done several albums like ‘Blackout.’
In 1995, he became successful after doing a collaborating with American rap artist Redman releasing ‘How High.’ The song built their name in the business. He later performed with other prominent artists like Busta Rhymes, LL Cool, among others.
In his film career, he has played various roles on different movies like ‘Cop Land,’ ‘ One Eight Seven,’ ‘ Brown Sugar,’ ‘My Babies Daddy,’ and many others. He has also starred on acclaimed Tv series like the ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.’
He won the Grammy Awards in 1996 for Best Rap Performance for his song ‘I Will Be there for you’ which he features Mary J. Blige. He was listed among the top 50 Lyricists in 2012. His most significant achievement is excelling in rap, music, and acting as well and at the same time having an opportunity to showcase his passion to the public.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American rap artist, Method Man, has an estimated net worth of $16 million. The source of his wealth comes from his music career and part of it from his acting career and other businesses. Considering the amount paid for the purchase of his Mercedes car, Method Man is thoroughly enjoying his fortune and living a comfortable life as well.
He has always portrayed victory in every field that he enters. He is known as one of the best growing actor and rapper in the entertainment sector. Through his unique skills, he has become an inspiration to many upcoming artists who wants to venture in the same field.