T.I. is a rapper and an actor based in the United States of America. He is the founder of Southern Hip Hop Group P& C and one of the artists who is credited for popularizing the hip hop subgenre trap music. T.I. is a household name in the entertainment industry as he has released 9 studio albums to date and among the nine, seven of them have reached the top 5 positions in the US Billboard 200 chart.
Some of his hit singles are “Rubber Band Man”, “Live Your Life”, “Big Shit Popping”, “Whatever You Like”, “No Mediocre”, “live Your Life” among others. Apart from music T.I has heard a very successful career as an actor and he has starred on films such as Ant-Man, Takers, Get Hard among many others. With all the success lets now look at T.I net worth in 2018 in a more detailed way and also look at a few things you probably don’t know about T.I.
Born 1980, Clifford Joseph Harris Jr. who goes by his professional name as T.I hails from Atlanta, Georgia. He is the son of Violeta Morgan and Clifford Harris Sr. He pursued his education at Douglas High School and later discontinued due to his addiction to drugs as a teenager.
T.I is a father to six children where 2 he got with his ex-wife, Tameka Cottles whom they wedded in 2010 and divorced in 2016. The other women whom he had kids with are Lashon Dixon and Ms. Nikko.
T.I started his career while still a kid but we can say that his professional career began in 2001 when he launched his first mix tape ‘I’m Serious’ which he collaborated with the Jamaican big wig, Beanie Man. His second mix tape, ‘Trap Music’ debuted in 2003 and received an air play where it topped the charts and auctioned over 109,000 pieces. He rose to prominence with his third album, ‘Urban Legend’ which included hit singles like Bring Em Out, U Don’t Know Me, ASAP, Motivation and Soldier. The songs topped the US records making him to be more famous in the industry.
After his success, he released more albums which included; King 2006, Paper Trail 2008, No Mercy 2010 and his recent was The Dime Trap 2017.As an executive producer, he has worked with several artists to produce their mix tapes such as Too Hood 2 Be Hollywood 2009, The Adventures Of Bobby Ray 2010, and Glory 2012. In his entire career, T.I has worked and collaborated with notable names such as Justin Timberlake, Iggy Azalea, Nelly, Young Thud, Lil Wayne, among others.
As an actor, T.I has debuted in several films which he has been featured in. His first role was in 2006 where he starred in ‘ATL’ alongside Evan Ross, Lauren London, Jason Weaver, Antwan Patton, among others. After his breakthrough in movies he also starred in Identify Thief 2013, Get Hard 2015, Roots 2016, Sleepless 2017 and many more.
On Awards and Achievements: T.I has received many awards in total 64 won and 170 nominations. Some of the awards include 3 Grammy Awards, 2 Ozone Awards, 2 Vibe Awards, 3 BET Awards and 11 Billboard Music Awards.
How much is net worth of T.I.
T.I. net worth is valued at $65 million. The source of T.I net worth fortune is his music career and acting career which have contributed a big chunk of his wealth. Some of the music albums that performed well commercially are Trap Muzik which sold 1 million copies, Urban Legend sold over 1 million copies, T.I vs. T.I.P sold over 1.5 million copies, Paper Trail sold 2 million copies, among others. Seven of his nine albums have already been certified Platinum. Other sources of T.I net worth figures are music tours, filmography career and endorsement deals with companies such as Chevrolet and Axe Body Spray among others.
5 Facts You Need To Know About T.I
T.I is one of the greatest hip hop musicians in the world today. Apart from music he has had a successful acting career and even authors two novels namely Power & Beauty 2011 and Trouble & Triumph 2012. With such success let’s look at some few facts that you probably don’t know about T.I.
1. His seventh album titled No Mercy was released in 2010 while he was serving 11 months in prison.
2. T.I. has served two terms in county jail where one account he was charged with weapons offence.
3. His most successful album to date is his sixth album Paper Trail 2008.
4. Out of the nine studio albums released by T.I seven of them have made it to the top 5 list on the US Billboard 200.
5. T.I is a businessman as well as he has a restaurant known Scales 925 , V-Live strip club, he has his own clothing line Akoo, he has also invested in Jay Z’s TIDAL .
T.I net worth figures portrays a man who has had a very successful career. In 2018 we are looking forward to his new music album The Dime Trap (TBA 2018) and his new film Ant Man and the Wasp 2018.