Busta Rhymes net worth: American hip-hop recording artist, Trevor Tahiem Smith, Jr., better known by his stage name Busta Rhymes, has a net worth of of $65 million.
Trevor Taheim Smith, JR. is an American rapper and singer better known by his stage name “Busta Rhymes”. He is best known for his popular singles such as “Dangerous”, “Touch It” and many more. An eleven times Grammy nominated singer, famous for his intricate technique of rapping, Busta Rhymes has been actively entertaining us since 1988.
Born on May 20, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York, Rhymes was born to Jamaican parents. He has graduated from Uniondale High School based in Long Island. Steeped towards a career in music as a teenager, Rhymes joined a hip-hop group named “Leaders of New School” even before graduating high school.
Along with the group, Busta Rhymes his break in music as they released their first studio album “A Future Without a Past” in 1991. Meanwhile, Rhymes also started appearing as guest performer for many other artists. Busta Rhymes became a prominent figure in hip-hop industry even before starting his solo career in music and obviously, his net worth began to rise at this point of time.
It was not before 1996 that Busta Rhymes began his solo career by releasing his debut album “The Coming”. His first album sold in millions and was certified platinum by RIAA. Till today, Busta Rhymes has released a total of nine studio albums including “Anarchy”, “Year of the Dragon”, “Genesis” and more. His albums have played a great role as major contributors to Rhyme’s present net worth. Apart from having a perfectly successful musical career, Busta is also a known personality in Hollywood. He has appeared in numerous movies including “Who’s the Man?”, “The Boondocks”, “Breaking Point” and more.
For his contribution in music, Busta has been nominated eleven times for Grammy Awards, and has won a Soul Train Music Awards as well as one “The Source Awards”. Tuning towards his personal life, Busta is a father of four children, even though nothing has been publicized about his personal affairs or marriage.
He takes faith in Muslim religion and lives quite a luxurious life. Busta keeps a collection of luxurious cars which include, a Rolls Royce as well as a Lamborghini which sound perfect for a celebrity who currently enjoys a net worth of $65 million.
Quick Facts about Busta Rhymes
Full Name: Trevor Tahiem Smith, Jr.
Profession: Singer, rapper, actor
Height: 6ft 1 in
Ethnicity: African American
Date of Birth: May 20, 1972
Place of Birth: New York City, New York, USA
Education: Uniondale High School
Marital status: Single
Astrological sign: Gemini