Styles P also known as one of the most renowned American rappers is also an entrepreneur and an author in real life. A prominent member of the favourite hip-hop band, Styles P has been associated with The Lox along with his friend Sheek Louch. He and other members of his group, The Lox are intimately united, and this led to the formation of “D-Block.” Let’s find more about the net worth of Styles P in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Born in the year 1974, Styles grew up in the Queens area, New York. He is a son of an African mother and an American father. His parents had a divorce, and then he and his younger brother moved to Yonkers along with their mother. It was at this place that Styles got to meet his life-long friends, Jadakiss and Louch. Three of them soon bonded over for their love for music and Hip Hop. Soon they formed the band called “The Lox.”
Many don’t know, but Styles P is a vegan in real life and is married to Adjua since the year 1995. Both of them have two children called, Noah and Tai. In the year 2001, Style’s brother died a tragic death in a car accident.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Style’s actual musical career started with the band, The Lox. Along with childhood friends, Styles made a robust underground network where they used to perform. It was in their early twenties that they met Mary J. Blige. Mary was impressed with them and soon introduced them to the musical hip-hop world which led to one musical collaboration to another.
Soon, the band became a famous name in the music hip-hop industry, and they worked with Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige, and Diddy. The group gained international fame after their tribute to Biggi Smalls, a song called “We’ll Always Love Big Poppa” became a hit. In the year 1997, this song became the most played song of the year.
It was after this single that the band thought carefully and made their first album a reality in the year 1998. The album became an instant hit and a certified platinum album. The group then signed with Ruff Ryder Records.
After the year 2000, the band released another album. It was then that Styles released his first solo album in 2002. The record did well as it got picked by US Billboard at 22 ranks. It was also played widely on radio stations in America. In the year 2004, Styles was also featured in Locked Up album. He also got to star in Ruff Ryders and Super Gangster.
In 2010, Styles released a few albums and then again in 2013 and 2014. At present Styles has reunited with his band, “the Lox” to release the album, “Filthy America” in the year 2016.
Net Worth and Earnings
Thanks to years of rapping and making music for various artists, Styles P has earned a total net worth of $5 million. His solo albums and multiple collaborations with the band, “The Lox” have helped him to make this much till now.
A music lover and a vegan, Styles P is living a happy married life. He has a daughter and a step-daughter and is still making music for his solo and band albums.