Pras is a rapper and record producer from the United States. He is also an actor and is one of the founding members of Fugees. He has released many albums in his career and has been performing since 1989. He began his career as a teenager. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Pras in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Prakazrel Samuel Michel, better known as Pras was born in October 1972, in Brooklyn, New York. He grew up in Irvington. He was interested in music from a very young age, and he met Lauryn Hill when he was 15.
He went to Columbia High School located in New Jersey and was later introduced to Wyclef Jean. They used to rehearse together and later went on to form a group called ‘The Rap Translators’. He has also been to Yale University and Rutgers University and has received double majors.
Pras was previously in a relationship with Angela Sevriano. They have a son together, and he pays child support. No other relationship is known about the rapper. In 2014, he girlfriend approached the court for increasing the child support from $3000 to $7000 in a month.
Career, Award & Nominations
With the Fugees, Pras released ‘Blunted on Reality’ in 1994. In 1996, they came up with the album ‘The Score’. They have also released a compilation album called ‘Greatest Hits’ in 2003. The band was active from 1990 to 1997 and reunited from 2004 to 2006.
On the solo front, Pras released ‘Ghetto Superstar’ in 1998. In 2005, he came up with his second album called ‘Win Lose or Draw’. He has also released an EP ‘Wave Culture’ in 2018. In 1999, he was nominated for the Grammy Award. He has also received a nomination for the MTV Video Music Award.
He has released many singles including “Ghetto Superstar”, “Blue Angels”, “Avenues”, “What’cha Wanna Do”, and “Another One Bites the Dust”. As an actor, Pras was first seen in the movie ‘Mystery Men’ in 1999. He has also starred in the films ‘The Mutant Chronicles’, ‘Go for Broke’, ‘Turn It Up’, and ‘Higher Ed’. He is the creator of the documentary ‘Skid Row, Los Angeles’. He has also appeared in another documentary called ‘Sweet Micky For President’.
Net Worth & Earnings
An actor and singer who has done both dedicatedly must have made good money. He has been performing from a very young age and has gone on to make a net worth of over $24 million. He has received a Grammy nomination and continues to make music. As per reports, he makes more than $1.7 million in a year. He is also a producer and has performed for many other artists including Linda Kiraly, Jennifer Milan, and Dante Thomas.
Pras is a very popular rapper. He completed his college when he was already into his profession. He has got many fans across the planet and is very dedicated to whatever he does. He can be seen in both music and acting in the years to come.