Rapper Rick Ross has a net worth of $35 million. He founded the record label Maybach Music Group and was the first artist that P. Diddy signed to his record management company. Rick Ross was named as the Hottest MC in the Game by MTV in 2012.
Born William Leonard Roberts II on January 28, 1976, the rapper created his stage name as he rose to fame. Rick Ross has released seven studio albums with an eight one on the way in December 2015.
In total he has sold around 4 million copies of his records in the United States. His most successful song was “I’m the One,” which featured Lil Wayne and Drake. It peaked at number 10 on the Hot 100 List.
In addition to his solo work, Rick Ross also formed the band Triple C’s or Carol City Cartel. They have released one studio album, Custom Cars and Cycles (2009) which sold about 15,000 copies in the United States.
Since 2009, his annual income has been around $5 million from his record sales and producing profits.
Assets (House and Cars Collection)
While Rick Ross is more financially solid now, in the past it was not the case. In 2009, it was revealed that Rick Ross was in possession of three cars: a 2004 Mayback that was worth $55,000, a 2006 Infinity Q56 that was worth $30,000 and a leased 2007 Cadillac Escalade that was worth $30,000. It was also revealed that Rick Ross owned around $45,000 worth of jewelry and that his monthly mortgage payments were $9700.
Rick Ross spent $5.8 million on a mansion outside Atlanta, Georgia that was once owned by boxer Evander Holyfield. The estate has 108 rooms that includes 12 bedroom and 21 bathrooms. There is both an outdoor and an indoor pool.
Rick Ross is not currently married. He has had a checkered past and multiple feuds with other rappers. He started a feud with rapper 50 Cent in 2009 and over the years the two have traded barbs and allegations against each other.
Rick Ross was the target of a drive by shooting when he was celebrating his 37th birthday with his girlfriend. While neither was hurt, their car crashed into a building as they escaped from the shooting.