Does rap music fascinate you more than the other genres? Then it is obvious to get accustomed to the music of the famous chopper-style rapper Carl Terrell Mitchell also known as Twista across the globe. Twista’s rap is hugely popular in America, and his chopper-style is indeed a unique presentation. He is also accredited as the fastest rapper in the world according to the Guinness World Records in the year 1992 where he pronounced 598 syllables in just 55 seconds. Although there are many contemporary hip-hop artists, yet Twista’s fame is irreplaceable. Here are the complete details about career, biography and net worth of Twista in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
Twista was born on November 27th, 1973 in Chicago, Illinois and was raised in the K- Town area of North Lawndale. His primary education was from Collins High school in Chicago. Twista’s childhood wasn’t really a prosperous one as his mother Gloria Mitchell had to struggle a lot to give him a better life. As per sources, the lady uses to run a daycare centre in Maywood. Rap music came in Twista’s life at a very early age like when he was just 12 years. Since then he started practising it until the first album Runnin ‘Off at da Mouth released in the year 1992. Soon he got popular with the name Tung Twister.
Twista was married to Rashida Mitchell in 1991. Three years later, Rashida gave birth to a beautiful daughter, Aaliyah Mitchell. Later the couple got separated and filed a divorce.
Career Awards and Nominations
Twista’s rap career began long back from talent shows. He was gaining popularity among the listeners until Loud Records signed him in a contract. The first debut album Runnin’ Off at the Mouth released in 1992, and the next one Resurrection happened two years later. In the year 1996, Twista met with Traxster and recorded another hit ‘Po Pimp in Cwal’s Do or Die. The adrenaline rush got released in the year 1997 and became the first charting album of the artist. The year was 1998, and Twista teamed up with rappers of Chicago and formed a band Speedknot Mobstaz and their first album Mobstability also released in the same year. Some other worth mentioning albums of Twista which made his career grow is The Day After, Dark Horse, and The Perfect Strom.
Twista’s name was entered in the Guinness Book of World Record as the fastest rapper of the world in the year 1992. He could pronounce 598 syllables in 55 seconds.
Net Worth and Earnings
Twista by now has achieved immense popularity and money by giving hits over the years. The estimated net worth of Twista is $10 million. All of his albums and stage shows are successful over the years and along with listeners he also gave music companies a good return.
A music enthusiast who loves rap music is forever a fan of Twista. The chopper-style rap is an invention which is so unique that nothing can replace it as of now. Twista’s growing up to be a successful rapper wasn’t an easy task yet his willpower made him a successful musician. Twista still has that craze among the listeners.