Lately rappers have been earning a lot of fame and love from the masses. People seem to be swooped by the art of Hip-Hop. One such artist who is immensely popular in the rap world is Joe Budden.
Joe Budden is a popular Hip-Hop artist who is worth millions. He has garnered a lot of attention as a solo artist with five solo albums to his credit. He has also featured in a lot of other artist’s singles and albums. Let’s find out a little more about Joe Budden
Joe Budden Bio: Age, Early Life, Full Names
Joe was born as Joseph Anthony Budden on August 31, 1980. He was born in West Side Harlem, New York. He is of African American descent. Joe Budden has had an eventful life. He began abusing drugs at quite an early age. In fact, he was first sent to rehab in 1997. He even dropped out of school as soon child and didn’t continue his formal education.
Joe Budden Career Details
Joe Budden began his rapping career in 1999 after he became interested in freestyling. Joe Budden’s first album titled after his own name was released in 2003. The album was a hit and Budden went on to release a number of solo albums since them. Additionally, Budden also collaborated with a number of famous artists on their mixtapes and albums. In a short span of time, Joe Budden has made quite a name for himself.
He has even been nominated for the prestigious Grammy’s awards in 2004, just a year after his debut solo album. However, he couldn’t win it that year. In addition to that, he has been nominated for the Black Reel Awards twice, once in 2004 and then in 2012.
In 2008, Joe Budden formed a group Slaughterhouse with artists Crooked I, Royce da 5’9 and Joel Artiz. The group got its name from the first song these artists performed together which was a huge hit. The group went no to create many hit numbers. Budden finally retired from making solo albums in 2017 and in 2018, he retired from rapping completely. He currently hosts a show with Remmy Ma, a fellow rapper. He also releases a bi-weekly podcast in association with Spotify.
Joe Budden Net Worth
Joe Budden has gained a lot of love and admiration from his fans for his music and rap. With this fame, he has also managed to do well for himself, financially. He is reported to be having a net worth of $6 million as of 2019. He earns his wealth from his solo albums as well as from collaborations with other artists.
Joe Budden Has Dated Cyn Santana And They Have A Kid
Joe Budden was in a relationship with Cyn Santana. He has a son named Lexington with her. Lexington was born in 2017. The couple later got engaged in 2018 but soon called off their engagement due to unknown reasons. Budden also has an older son named Trey from an earlier relationship. He has also dated Tahiry Jose for quite some time.
Budden has often been in controversies. In 2010, a warrent was issued in his name for non payment of dues in child support. In 2012, he spent a night in jail for an issue over a parking ticket. In 2014, he was wanted by the NYPD for assaulting his girlfriend. It is safe to say that Budden has had quite an adventurous life.
Quick Facts About Joe Budden
Name: Joseph Anthony Budden
Birthday: August 31,1980
Age: 39 years
Profession: Rapper, song writer, musician, TV personality
Net Worth: $6 million