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Chamillionaire Net Worth

Chamillionaire Net Worth is
$15 Million

Chamillionaire Bio/Wiki 2018

Chamillionaire, actual name Hakeem Seriki, is a rap artist, record-producer, entrepreneur and performer in the United States Of America. Seriki is broadly called the first person in a rap duet The Shade Changin’ Click. He obtained visibility in the first 2000s, after the launch of Chamillionaire and Paul Wall cooperation record Get Ya Mind Correct. 36 months after he launched his first major-label record, The Sound of Revenge and got a deal with Universal records. It highlighted such graph topping hits as “Ridin” (ft. Krayzie Bone) and “Turn It Up” (ft. Lil’ Flip). Hakeem can also be a creator and CEO of Chamillionaire Enjoyment, an unbiased record label business. For 2013, Chamillionaire internet worth is approximated at $15-million.

Chamillionaire Net Worth $15 Million

Seriki was born in Washington D.C., to the Muslim father and Christian mom. Both of his parents were intensely spiritual individuals and rap, together with other music genre of lay music, was prohibitted within their family. He was incredibly poor and lived in among the most hazardous districts of Houston, Acres Properties although nowadays Chamillionaire internet worth is counted in millions, as a child. It was the shadowy roads of the neighborhood that launched Hakeem to hip hop music. As an adolescent, he employed to spend days playing UGK, The Geto Boys, Public Enemy and 8Ball & MJK. These artists had a fantastic impact on his present rap style.

Hakeem’s phase name is a portmanteau of what “millionaire” and “chameleon”. He began his professional career executing having a childhood pal, Paul Wall. For those people who have never learnt of the guy, Paul is a fruitful rapper, now signed to Swishahouse Records. Even though both pals began as equals, Chamillionaire internet worth now surpasses Wall’s fortune by $2.5 million. After befriending Michael Watts, the creator and Chief Executive Officer of Swishahouse, the duo launched their debut record in 2002. It had been seen in Houston under-ground hip-hop landscape and finally sold 150 thousand copies, although the main-stream audience was not caught by Get Ya Mind Correct.

Chamillionaire’s solo career took off in mid-2000s, when the rap artist released his record the Sound of Revenge. The report reach Billboard 200 at No.10 and offered over 130 copies throughout the week after it had been released. Eventually this record added a strong amount to Chamillionaire internet worth and received Platinum certification in the Recording Industries Association of America. A movie for the solitary “Ridin”, the best hit in the record, garnered Hakeem MTV Music-Video Award in 2006. Chamillionaire’s next studio function, The Best Victory, was concluded by the conclusion of these year. The record finally sold more than 500 thousand models and have a small commercial success, even though it wasn’t received as enthusiastically as The Sound of Revenge.



Full NameChamillionaire
Net Worth$15 Million
Date Of BirthNovember 28, 1979
Place Of BirthWashington, D.C., United States
Height5 ft 9 in (1.778 m)
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Singer, Music executive, Songwriter, Actor, Rapper, Record producer, Music Producer
EducationJersey Village High School, Eisenhower High School, University of Houston, Ridin', Hip Hop Police, Good Morning
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseDeetra Seriki
SiblingsRasaq
NicknamesChamillion, Hakeem Seriki
AwardsMTV Video Music Award for Best Rap Video, Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group, BET Hip Hop Award for People's Champ, BET Hip Hop Award for Best New Hip Hop Artist, People's Choice Award for Favorite Hip-Hop Song, Ridin', Hip Hop Police, Good Morning
Music GroupsThe Color Changin' Click, The Color Changin' Click
NominationsBET Hip Hop Award for MVP of the Year, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Collabo, Duo or Group, BET Award for Best New Artist, American Music Award for New Artist of the Year, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Track of the Year, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Hip Hop Video, World Music Award for World's Best Selling ...
#Trademark
1He is known for his ability to effortlessly change the tempo and rhyme scheme of his rapping within a single song.
#Fact
1Recording material for his second album. [August 2006]
2Released his second studio album 'Ultimate Victory' on September 18 (US). [September 2007]
3A member of the group The Color Changin' Click.
4His name is pronounced "Ka-millionaire".
5His debut album, 'The Sound of Revenge', was released in November of 2005 and has since reached platinum status.
6Childhood friend of fellow Texas rapper Paul Wall.
7In 2005, Chamillionaire signed a record deal with Universal Records.
8Regarded by many hip-hop fans as one of the most lyrically talented emcees of the South.

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
One Hit WonderlandTV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2016 writer - 1 episode, 2016
Mike & Mike2015TV Series music - 1 episode
The Dating Game2009Short writer: "White & Nerdy"
Dispatches2008TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Never Back Down2008performer: "Rock Star" / writer: "Rock Star" - as Hakeen T. Seriki
The Wire2006-2008TV Series performer - 3 episodes
So You Think You Can DanceTV Series performer - 2 episodes, 2007 writer - 1 episode, 2007
The SopranosTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2007 writer - 1 episode, 2007
CSI: MiamiTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2006 writer - 1 episode, 2006
Step Up2006performer: "Get Up"
Littleman2006performer: "Ridin'" / writer: "Ridin'" - as Hakeem Seriki
The Office2006TV Series performer - 1 episode
Madden NFL 20062005Video Game performer: "Hate in Ya Eyes"

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Beyond the Game2016/II
The Game2007TV SeriesChamillionarie
Soul Train2006TV SeriesGuest
Dominos: The Games We Play2006Rapper #2

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Package2010TV SeriesHimself
SXSW Flashback 20102010TV MovieHimself
2010 VH1 Hip Hop Honors: The Dirty South2010TV SpecialHimself - Performer
From G's to Gents2009TV SeriesHimself
Ghostride the Whip2008Video documentaryHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2007TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2007TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
BET Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself
Punk'd2007TV SeriesHimself
Urban Life and Style2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Crank Yankers2007TV SeriesHimself
MTV Goes Gold: New Year's Eve 20072007TV MovieHimself - Performer
BET Awards 20062006TV SpecialHimself
2006 American Music Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2006TV SeriesHimself
2006 MTV Video Music Awards2006TV SpecialHimself - Winner
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2006TV SeriesHimself / Musical Guest
Pimpalation: Return of the Trill2006DocumentaryHimself
The Drop2006TV SeriesHimself
MuchOnDemand1997TV SeriesHimself - Guest

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Beef 42007Video documentaryHimself - Recording Artist
106 & Park Top 10 Live2006TV SeriesHimself
Video on Trial2006TV SeriesHimself

Known for movies

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