Who is Joe Budden and what is his net worth 2018? The man whose solo single by the title Pump It Up was nominated for the Grammy Awards, Joe Budden finds a place in the famous American hip hop group Slaughterhouse which has released some successful albums during its tenure. The current net worth of Joe Budden makes him one of the most popular and highest paid rappers in the industry.
Joe Budden Early Life And Career
As a child, Joe was a victim of drug abuse which he subsequently gave up due to an emotional encounter with his mother. Joe got into free-styling right at the high school age and went on to appear alongside DJ Clue, DJ Kayslay on several New York mixtapes.
Joe Budden was the name of the first album that he released in 2003 one of whose tracks was the Pump it Up and fetched Joe a Grammy Nomination. The nomination has been one of the greatest inspirations in the life of Joe. The same track was a super hit and also found a place in the 2nd part of the Fast and Furious movie franchise along with a number of video games.
His second single track was titled Fire and features Busta Rhymes. Most of the songs fund a place in some movie or video game and were superb numbers. Through his song lyrics one could easily get a signal of his drug abuse recovery, which he intentionally put into them. Budden faced rejection for his subsequent release title The Growth. The album could not be released due to a contradiction with the officials of Def Jam but in the mean time Joe went on to release two editions of the Mood Muzik mixtape series. This release had fetched Joe critical acclaim as well. Following the controversies, Joe signed a contract with Amalgam Digital and went on to release his independent debut by the title Padded Room. His subsequent releases in the year 2007 include Mood Muzik 3: The Album, Halfway House and Escape Route.
It was in 2008 when Joe Budden approached Crooked I, Royce da 5’9”, Joel Ortiz for a track which ultimately led to a group being formed by them with the same title as the song, Slaughterhouse. In 2009 Joe could hit a spot in the Billboard 200 with his album Padded Room. The Slaughterhouse group released their second album by the title welcome to: Our House in August 2012 and it could hit the first and second places on the Billboard Top Rap Albums and Billboard 200 respectively. 52,000 copies of the album were sold within the first week of release and comprised of many guest appearances from major stars. Apart from these he has a great number of successful albums and music tracks to his name. Throughout his career he also has been associated with a number of controversies including a number of criminal cases too.
Joe has also made appearances in a number of documentary films and TV shows. Apart from the Grammy nomination for his track Pump it Up, he has received a good number of awards for his different tracks and albums and most of his tracks were commercial hits.
Joe Budden Net Worth
The albums and the single tracks that Joe Budden released during his career were commercial hits and added effectively to his net worth. The net worth of Joe has been subjected to continuous rise as he has been working on new projects. Currently Joe Budden owns a Cadillace Escalade which has a worth of about $75,000 US dollars and a Rolls Royce. He also owns a mansion in his birth town of New Jersey. Taking all his assets and earnings into consideration, the net worth of Joe Budden is estimated to be around $3 million.
Although he has a successful career, there are certain events associated in his life including drug abuse and criminal cases that appear as stain marks. Leaving all these behind he is focussed on his work and is keen on entertaining the audience by creating great music.