Petey Pablo is a rapper from the United States. He started his career from a very young age and has been active for almost three decades. He has spent five years in prison in 1993. Pablo is also an actor and has appeared in movies and television. He has released two studio albums and one mixtape. Here is a quick summary of net worth of Petey Pablo in 2018, career and earnings.
Early Life & Biography
Moses Barrett III, better known as “Petey Pablo” was born on 22 July 1973, in Snow Hill, North Carolina.
In 1993, he was arrested in the arms robbery case and spent five years in prison. After getting released, he moved to New York City. He was also arrested in 2010 and was sentenced in prison for 35 months.
From 1998 to 2000, Petey Pablo was married to Monica Arnold Barrett. In 2001, he got married to Amy Caro. They are the parents of two children.
Career, Awards & Nominations
After getting released from prison, Petey Pablo was signed to Jive Records. In 2001, he released his debut album called ‘Diary of a Sinner: 1st Entry’. In 2004, he came up with his second album called ‘Still Writing in My Diary: 2nd Entry’.
His albums that couldn’t be released are ‘Same Eyez on Me’, ‘Life on Death Row’, and ‘Proper Procedures (Escape from tha Row)’. In 2012, he released the mixtape ‘Carolina #1’. His second mixtape entitled ‘Carolina Bound’ was released in 2014.
Some of his singles include “Raise Up”, “I Told Y’all”, Freek-a-Leek”, “Show Me the Money”, “Get Low”, “Vibrate”, and “Club banger”. Pablo has performed as a featured artist for E-40, Ciara, Sikk the Shocker, J-Kwon, and Bubba Sparxxx.
Pablo has also done guest appearances for Timbaland & Magoo, Fat Joe, Birdman, DJ Envy, Chris Brown, Terrence Howard, and Uncle Luke.
Apart from singing, Pablo has also made appearances in movies. In 2002, he was seen in the movie ‘Drumline’. He has performed four songs in the film. In 2009, he appeared in the movie ‘Just Another Day’.
Awards & Achievements
Petey Pablo was nominated for the Grammy Awards in 2003 in the category of Best Rap Album. In 2005, he was nominated for the Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards. He was also nominated for the International Dance Music Awards in 2005. That same year, he won the Soul Train Music Awards for ‘Best R&B/Soul or Rap New Artist’.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Petey Pablo is more than $200 thousand. Both his studio albums were certified Gold. He has accumulated this net worth by releasing singles as well as by performing for other artists. Pablo has also appeared in movies. In 2015, he guest appeared in the television series ‘Empire’. Despite his arrest, he made a strong comeback and released music.
Petey Pablo has been a popular name in the American music industry. The rapper is very active on various social media platforms and has got many fans. He is an award winning rapper who has also acted in movies. Pablo is still young and could further boost his career with his hard work and dedication.