Presently of age 51, Too Short (formalized as Too $hort) is a famous stage name of an American based rapper, actor and a record producer. This celebrity is greatest acknowledged for his famous songs such as “Blow the Whistle“, “The Ghetto” as well as “Ain’t Nothing Like Pimpin'”. You just can’t imagine how much the net worth of Too Short is, so read below to get more details:
Too Short Biography
Shaw (Too Short) birth place and the place where he was brought up is South Central Los Angeles, located in California. During 1980s, Shaw along with his family relocated to Oakland, in California. He performed as an instrumentalist in famous band at a high school established in Oakland. During mid-1980s, this rapper worked to produce custom songs for audience through support of his friend from high school named Freddy B.
In year 1985, Too Short noted his leading release entitled Don’t Stop Rappin’, these with the next three releases, presented drum hits and raw from one LinnDrum based drum apparatus. Moreover, this was too noted as one among the initial hip hop chronicles to apply the word i.e. “bitch”. This word turned out as one among the trademarks as well as it was focus of succeeding raps like Ain’t Nothin’ but a Word to Me.” During 1990s, this rapper’s beats derived mainly from TR-808 as well as from 2000s.
In year 1985, this rapper as well as Freddie B. created label named as Dangerous Music for locally issue his music as well as with others created rap group i.e. The Dangerous Crew. Other than this, his succeeding work was principally collaborative, comprising work with The Notorious B.I.G., Tupac Shakur, Scarface, as well as Pimp C. The one among his outstanding collaborations made throughout this era was the one made on track entitled “The World Is Filled…” on characteristic Notorious B.I.G. based album entitled as Life After Death.
Too Short repositioned to Atlanta back in year 1994, however he actually did not started functioning through a more assorted variability of Southern based artists till 2000. This was when the rapper cooperated with Lil Jon. By year 1999 based release of Can’t Stay Away, he entirely came out from retirement as well as launched many new albums in the subsequent few years. It is known that most of them took on Dirty South kind sound, because he had been engaged in Southern based rap scene.
In year 2004, his former 1990 single entitled as “The Ghetto” made appearance on famous video game entitled as Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, performing on West Coast based hip hop radio posting named Radio Los Santos. Recognized that it was an extremely prevalent game during that time, the corresponding featuring was commended as an achievement for Too Short, in publicity as well as in fame created by the song.
In year 2015, the rapper was presented on song entitled “Oakland Brookfield Dance” by actor Tavion Millioune’s. Last year, he was featured on popular song “Cochino” made by rapper named Dumbfoundead. The particular song is actually the track seven from fifth studio album of Dumbfoundead, entitled as We Might Die. After completing around 30 years in career, the rapper mentioned that he is about to launch his 20th as well as final album entitled The Pimp Tape in March, 2017.
What is net worth of Too Short?
Too Short has now became a prevalent name as an American rapper, actor and producer with net worth of $18 million US dollars as of 2017. Till now, Too Short grossed his prominent net worth by his hit albums and singles, his personal record label, and even grossed high from his acting role featured in television and film. His appearance on many popular songs led him to earn more in his career.
Too Short is recognized as one of the few musicians who have been capable to collaborate with 2Pac as well as The Notorious B.I.G. throughout the height of their musical careers when many rappers involved in one prolonged dispute.