Gucci Mane Net Worth
Radric Delantic Davis, well known as Gucci Mane. He is a famous American rapper and entrepreneur.
He is also a founder of 1017 records. Gucci Mane, alongside Young Jeezy and T.I helped to pioneer the subgenre of hip hop called trap music.
So, how rich is Gucci Mane? Well, as of Agust 2018, He is roughly estimated to have a $12 million net worth.
Gucci Mane was born in Bessemer, Alabama on 12th of February, 1980 (age 38 in 2018).
His father named Ralph Everett Dudley was a former U.S serviceman.
His mother named Jean Davis was a teacher and social worker.
Radric Delantic Davis was a great name for a strong military background family.
His grandparents served in the military for over twelve years which are the time during World War II included.
When Davis was born, his father was a fugitive of drug-related charges at that time, so he wasn’t there.
He was raised mostly by his grandmother while his mother was focusing on getting the college degree.
In 1989, Davis moved to Atlanta. From 1993 to 2001, it was his time of being a drug dealer from East Atlanta.
On October 17, 2017, Gucci Mane married his girlfriend, Keyshia Ka’oir. Her real name is Keyshia Watson.
Music Career, Before and After
After the Jail and Probation, Gucci Mane started pursuing music. It began from 2001 to 2005 to be exact.
Actually, he already enjoyed writing poetry and learning to rap since 14 years old.
He was getting serious in music after the arrest.
Then, he released on Str8 Drop Records which was pressed onto about a thousand CDs.
He distributed them throughout East Atlanta. After the release, Davis decided to start a music label.
The first rapper he managed was Lil Buddy.
A year after that, he linked up with some records and a producer to make his one label called LaFlare Entertainment.
He also pursued the music career to New York and head to the Big Cat Records.
After that, he released a song titled “Black Tee” and some collaborations afterward.
“Trap House” seems to be the highlight of his career.
With this album, he gained a big success as an independent artist.
The album got into the Billboard charts within Top 20. This “Trap House” album was released in 2005.
Then in 2006, the second album “Hard to kill” was a success too.
After a bunch of success in 2005 and 2006, he released his first commercial album titled “Back To The Trap House” in 2007.
Joining to major recordings in 2009 brought him to collaborate to many other best-selling musicians.
After so many years, Gucci Mane has worked with so many artists including Ludacris, Lil’ Kim, The Black Eyed Peas, Mariah Carey, and many more.
From 2005 to 2018 of his music career, he already released 16 albums including collaborative ones. That’s really incredible.
Awards And Nominations
You know, it’s not really a success without an award or even just being in the nomination of an award.
He was nominated in:
BET Awards (2017)
- Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award (Black Beatles feat Rae Sremmurd)
- Best Collaboration (Party feat. Chris Brown & Usher)
BET Hip Hop Awards (2017)
- Best Collabo, Duo or Group (Black Beatles feat Rae Sremmurd)
- Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse (Black Beatles feat Rae Sremmurd)
- Best Mixtape (Drop Top Wop)
MTV Video Music Awards
- Best Pop Video (Down feat Fifth Harmony) (WON)
- Best Choreography (Down feat Fifth Harmony)
- Song of the summer (Down feat Fifth Harmony)
The career of Gucci Mane as a professional artist is not just about the songs or music.
He also showed up in several films such as 2013’s Spring Breakers as Archie.
Well, he actually debuted in the film industry back in 2007.
Most of his films are documentary film and he played as himself from 2007 until now.
The most recent one was titled “The Spot” that was released in 2015.
The fans were waiting for the next movie to come out.
In 2016, Gucci Mane have launched ‘Atlantic Clothing’ which is his very own clothing range brand.
The clothing includes a variety of apparel, such as T-shirts, Hoodies, and Underwear.
Some of the line’s products were posted on his social media.
He also gain a weight loss in the same year, lost about 50 pounds and turned from a chubby to six pack man.
In 2017, Gucci Mane published the first book that he wrote with the collaboration with a former magazine editor named Neil Martinez Belkin.
It was “The Autobiography of Gucci Mane” which clearly explains what’s inside.
Surprisingly, this book is quickly successful.
Achieving the $12 millions Net Worth
As a rapper, of course, the main source of his net worth comes from his music.
But, other sidelines in his career would also contribute to his net worth of 12 million dollars.
We can just see it from his collection of cars and expensive mansion.
He lives with his current wife, Keyshia in a beautiful and expensive mansion in Marietta.
The mansion itself cost about 9 million dollars of money.
It’s got a huge compound, complete rooms, and swimming pool.
All over the house is geared with 32 cameras for security.
What about his car collection? Well, he’s very passionate about his collection of cars.
He has Lamborghini Aventador that worth $550,000, Ferrari 458 Italia that costs $240,000, and more.
He has at least 7 luxurious cars. That collection itself can prove the worth of his net.
As he continues to work in the industry of music, we believe that his net worth would still be increasing as he makes more sales from his recent and new works.
Gucci Mane In Recent News
Recently, Gucci Mane was dropping some hot takes about Eminem by questioning who is the true king of rap.
He calmly said that the king of rap is him, Gucci Mane.
He continued by disqualifying Jay-Z as his version of Rap king.
Another recent news of him is about he’s joining the party between Lil Pump and Smokepurpp.
They managed to get Gucci to join them as a mentor to their character.
The three of them will be performing in 2019 Coachella as a supergroup named “Gucci Gang”.
Gucci Mane began to pursue music career seriously after he quit the drug dealing business.
He helped to pioneer the trap music subgenre and bring it to a much wider audience.
As of last year, Gucci Mane’s net worth of 12 million dollars.