Charles Phillip Ivory Penniman better identified by his stage name Glasses Malone, is an American rapper belonging from Los Angeles, California. Below you will get information about this rapper in more depth:
Biography and Family
Glasses Malone born on December 10, 1979 and was brought up in the Watts and Compton neighborhood, located in Los Angeles County. Malone’s mother served a 25-year sentence in custodial for retailing narcotics and Malone stayed as a Crip gang member in his teenage.
Usually related with The Black Wall Street Records notwithstanding the fact that majority of their artists were united with the Bloods, Malone contracted with the record label, later on contracted an agreement with Cash Money Records in year 2011 While agreeing to this contract, he turned down offers from several labels like Interscope Records, J Records, Def Jam Records, and Atlantic Records. Apart from his signing, Malone was also offered his personal imprint named Blu Division. Malone even made debut with mixtapes namely The Crack Mixtape and White Lightnin… Sticks. Of this, White Lightnin… Sticks traded 50,000 prints and encompassed the popular street single entitled “Two Hunned”.
Malone also performed in the music video for Tha Dogg Pound’s single entitled “Cali Iz Active” and even did a cameo appearance in the popular Tech N9ne video for “Like Yeah”. He even performed on the soundtrack to Madden 2007 through a song entitled “Right Now” under production of Scott Storch. In year 2006, Glasses Malone made appearance on MTV’s You Hear It First.
Malone’s first album entitled Beach Cruiser, was formerly planned to release in year 2007. Though, Malone transformed record labels, accepting a new deal in collaboration with Cash Money Records as well as Hoo-Bangin’ Records.
In year 2009, Glasses Malone attended Tech N9ne and hip-hop super group named Slaughterhouse while attending the K.O.D. Tour. Malone was also presented on 7th studio album Kind of Blue by former Cash Money R&B singer TQ in year 2010. Glasses Malone is too observed on a particular version of Twiztid’s year 2012 album entitled Abominationz.
In year 2014 Glasses Malone released his own label named Division Media Corporation. This was the part and evidence of Malone’s experience with the field of music.
Glasses Malone Net Worth
The estimated total net worth of Glasses Malone is around $1 million in year 2017. The overall net worth and earnings of Glasses Malone have been made from his hip hop recording business, his recording business, singing, some of his film work, his brand endorsements, business deals, etc. Malone’s fans and followers suggest that the figure of net-worth will still rise owing to his excellent dedication towards singing.
Education: Glasses Malone has not completed graduate high school and yet he’s upholding a level of intellect. On account of his passion towards being a rapper and singer, Malone abandoned his early education.
Glasses Malone as Business Model
Glasses Malone contracted with the record label initially, however later he signed with Cash Money Records in year 2011, after rejecting down proposals from various labels.
Apart from his rapper business, Glasses Malone was busy in producing and featuring in a film entitled The Division. This film featuring Malone was written by Malcolm Mays and it was directed by Max Albert in year 2011.
In year 2007, Malone grabbed a joint deal with Cash Money and Westside Connection MC Mack 10’s Hoo Bangin’ inscription, making him a business model. Malone then presented up his first proper single entitled “Certified,” together with hook crooner Akon, which gradually found its way into national radio rotation. Malone has even contracted on with DJ Skee and Dash Radio to generate radio content for his personal station.
Similar to any other ambitious male, in his spare time, Glasses Malone prefers to drag race. Malone owns car collection which would make any individual just a little jealous. Malone resides in a lavish mansion in Los Angeles since last many years.
Recently in January 2017, Glasses Malone was requested to contribute in the Juggalo March On Washington and the rapper accepted the invitation after a day. Glasses Malone has worked on releasing his mixtape entitled Apalachin in year 2016.
Name of Glasses Malone is referred as consistent and best rapper among many other American rappers. In his career, Malone collaborated with many deals and agreement on account of his talents.