Clifford Joeseph Harris Jr., popularly known as T.I, is a renowned American rapper, actor, executive and enterpreneur, with a lot of influence in the hip hop community. We shall be taking a look at his biography, his net worth and his investments.
Born on the 25th of September, 1975, T.I was raised by his grandparents. He began rapping at the age of 8, when he got his stage name “Tip” which was from his paternal great-grandfather.
T.I signed his first major-label record deal in 1999 with Arista subsidiary LaFace, and when his contract expired, he got signed to Atlantic Records and became a Co-Chief Executive of his own label, Grand Hustle Records, which has signed artists like Iggy Azaela, Travis Scott, Meek Mill, and B.o.B.
Considered one of the greatest hip hop acts of the century, T.I is majorly known for his back-to-back, chart-topping hits and albums, and also known to have been one of the few perosns to have popularized Trap music (a subgenre of Hip Hop), alongside Gucci Mane and Jeezy.
- Net Worth & Investments
T.I is worth $50 million, as at November 2019. The rapper cum actor has accumulated his net worth over time and this figure is considered a logical and precise amount of jhis net worth so far.
As for his investments, T.I may not be making music, but as an executive in his record label, he is sure making investments in his craft (music). With artistes signed to the label, T.I has had enough revenue from their works. For instance, Scott, one of his most prominent artists, has had several hits and even released his own Netflix special Look, Mom, I Can Fly. Also, T.I has signed a lot of promionent music producers whose works have also brought in enough net worth from these investments of his.
T.I. also appeared as a judge on Netflix’s new competition series, Rhythm and Flow. This shows that he knows how to generate multiple streams of income.