Meek Mill is the most belligerent rapper who made his space in the music industry with his hard work and talent. It was not a cake walk for him to achieve the success.
Meek Mill Biography and Family
An American hip hop recording artist Robert Rihmeek Williams better known by his stage name Meek Mill was born on May 6, 1987 in South Philadelphia, United States to Kathy Williams. When Meek was five year old his father was killed in a gunfire during an attempted robbery. Nasheema Williams is his elder sister. After the death of his father Kathy moved to North Philadelphia with Meek and Nasheema. Their financial condition was not good so Kathy started cutting hairs and other jobs to support the family.
Sometimes Kathy stole products from supermarkets and sells them outside. Meek was shy in nature and rarely spoke. Meek was very close to his father’s brother Grandmaster Nell, who was a hip hop legend in late 1980s. Nell was a disc jockey in Philadelphia. With time Meek’s interest grew in hip hop. He was influenced by independent hip hop artist Chic Raw and Vodka. He emulated them while watching their DVDs.
Meek often took part in rap battles during his early teenage. Meek and his three friends formed the rap group Bloodhoundz. They used to buy blank CDs and jewel cases, and burn them with their group songs and request their friend to distribute them among people. They have released four mix tapes in group Bloodhoundz. In 2008, Meek Mill released his fourth solo mix tape ‘Flamers 2’ and it caught attention of Charlie Mack founder and president of 215 Affiliated Records and Mack signed to his management company.
In the same year Meek Mill met T. I. the founder and owner of Grand Hustle Records and sign a deal. When everything was going right, Meek was arrested for illegally possessing a gun and put behind bars for seven months. In early 2009 he was released from prison. Meek Mill teamed up with DJ Drama and released the mix tape ‘Flamers 3’ in 2010. On 7 May, 2012 Meek released his mix tape ‘Dreamchasers 2’.
It was anticipated that Dreamchasers 2 will be very popular and it create high traffic on DatPiff an online mix tape distribution platform caused crash of DatPiff on the release day of Dreamchasers 2. The mix tape became most popular mix tape release of all-time on the website with over 1.5 million downloads within 6 hours of release and over 2.5 million downloads within 24 hours. Meek Mill started dating with Nicki Minaj in early 2015 and in early 2017 the power couple called off their two year relationship.
Education: Meek Mill is from a financial unstable family. It was very tough for her mother to get food regularly. She raised Meek and his sister single-handedly. He was a school dropout but completed her graduation later.
Meek Mill Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $3.5 Million US Dollars
The estimated net worth of Meek Mill is $3.5 million US dollars as of 2017. Meek endorse brands like Puma, Monster Energy and skull Candy electronics for which he earned over a million dollars. His estimated annual earning is $437,000 million.
Meek Mill Assets
Meek Mill is very active on social media. He regularly posts his pictures of cars on his social media accounts. His fleet of cars includes black Maybachs S600s, Rolls Royce Ghost, black Bentley Mulsanne, Black Bentley Bentayga Truck, black Mercedes Benz G63, Black Range Rover, Rolls Royce Wraight and Aston Martin Rapide. Meek cannot buy a house in Los Angeles because of some legal issues so he is leaving in a rented house.
Meek Mill Business Model
On 26 October, 2012 Meek announced the launch of his own record label Dream Chasers Records with Louie V. Gutta, Lee Mazin and Goldie. Dream Chasers Records has released mix tapes by Louie V. Gutta and Lil Snupe.
Atlantic Records, tidal and New Era are organising a concert ‘ Make Trap Great Again’ In the concert Gucci Mane, Meek Mill, Lil Uzi Vert, Ty Dolla $ign and O.T. Genasis are set to perform. Meek Mill, Kid Ink and Ace Hood are together for a mix tape: underwear. Ethika, an underwear brand based in San Clemente, California, collaborated with the Meek Mill to create a free exclusive mix tape RGB and a signature pairs of Ethika men’s underwear.
Meek Mill is a music artist who was born in a poor family. His father was known as the black sheep of the family. He spent his childhood in financially unstable condition and struggling for even daily food requirements. In spite of the adverse circumstances he work hard and became a world known rapper. He is the inspiration for young generation.