Rich Homie Quan is a rap artist from America. He started as a basketball player but later lost interest and switched to rapping. He was once charged and sentenced for burglary and spent time in prison. Now let’s have a quick summary of the net worth, career, and earnings of Rich Homie Quan in 2018.
Early life and Biography
He was born as Dequantes Devontary Lamar on 4th October 1989. He was born and raised in Atlanta City, Georgia, USA. He is the son of Corey Lamar who is the CEO of Linwood Agency. His father is also his manager.
He attended Ronald McNair High School where he was a member of the baseball team for four years. He showed interest in creative writing and literature at an early stage. He continued playing baseball in college and even landed a scholarship to Fort Valley University but he declined. He later lost his interest in baseball and became a rapper.
Rich Homie Quan leads a very private life and his personal affairs are not mostly known. He has three children, but the mother is not known to the public. He said he is in a relationship for a year now but never revealed the mysterious lady. He lives with his mother and his children in Atlanta.
He has found himself on the wrong side of the law a couple of times and was once arrested for burglary and was imprisoned for a year. He was also arrested in May 2017 together with his friends for being in possession of drugs and a gun. A charge that if convicted he could face a 30 years imprisonment.
Career, awards, and nominations
After Rich Homie Quan got out of prison, he wanted to make something out of his life and he seriously focused on music as his career. He started by releasing two mixtapes in 2012. The first one was ‘I Go In On Every Song’ and the other one was ‘Still Goin In’. After that, he got a chance to go on a tour with Trinidad James and that year he had a breakthrough in his musical career.
Famous artists like 2 Chainz, YG and Gucci Mane featured him in some of their songs. His star was shining, and he released a single ‘Type of Way’ in the mixtape ‘Still Goin in’ and it was titled as the ’10th Best Mixtape of 2013′. Over the years he has released several tapes with many hit songs and he has also worked with the various artist through his career.
Although he has not yet won an award, he has received numerous nominations so far. They include iHeart Radio Music Award for Hip-Hop Song of the Year, BET Award for Best New Artist and BET Hip Hop Award for Rookie of the year. His mixtape ‘I Promise I Will Never Stop Goin In’ was nominated for the Best Mixtape.
His success has led him to various endorsement deals and advertisements. He has been involved in promoting several NBA games and advertising jewelry.
Net worth and earnings
After switching from sports to a music career, the rapper Rich Homie Quan has developed a net worth of $5 Million. His musical tours and other various endorsements have all contributed to his wealth. The net worth that he currently has is expected to rise as he is still young and very active in his career.
Rich Homie Quan made a successful career after coming out of prison. His dedication has seen him transform his life from a burglar to a well-known rapper. He is enough proof that the past does not define the future as he has achieved greatness and prosperity in his life.