Just the other day French Montana went on Twitter to celebrate his song “Unforgettable” which has gone platinum five times which begs the question what French Montana net worth is in 2018? French Montana is a hip-hop recording star who is of Morocco and America descent. He is the founder of Coke Boys Records and Cocaine City Records.
His most recent release Jungle Rules album has already been certified gold and it harbours the super hit “Unforgettable”. So, how about we get into more details regarding French Montana net worth fortune in 2018 and uncover a few facts that probably you don’t know about French Montana.
French Montana born Karim Kharbouch hails from Rabat Morocco where he was born in 1984. He spent his first 13 years of his life in Morocco before his father, mother and Younger brother decided to migrate to the USA in 1996, and they settled in South Bronx. In the US life seemed difficult for them since they could only speak French and Arabic and that triggered their father after two years to suggest they should leave back to Morocco, but the mother opted to stay with the children. Montana got his studies from Bronx High Schools. While at school rap and soccer were those two favourites things and one would turn out to be a money minting venture.
Today Montana speaks English well, on top of his Arabic and French languages. He is also a father of Deen Kharbouch. He had married Deen Kharbouch back in 2007 but divorced in 2012 though finalized in 2014. After the divorce, he dated Khloe Kardashian and ended the relationship after several months now he is dating Evelyn Lozada the Basketball Wives star.
Montana Music career started in 2002 where he was a battle rapper and went by the name Young French. Together with his friend Cams they created a series of Street DVDs which were known as Cocaine City. He used the DVDs as a means of showcasing his talent as an underground artist, and within no time they became one of the top selling street DVDs. They continued creating the DVDs and the series run for eight straight years ending in 2010 with 14 volumes. He released his debut mixtape French Revolution Vol 1. In 2007 and the following year released his second mixtape Live from Africa. In 2009 Montana together with Max B released Coke Wave and also same year Montana released his third mixtape The Laundry Man. It was also the same year that Coke Wave 2 mixtape has released a collaboration between Montana and Max B.
Other mixtapes that French Montana has released solely or by collaboration are Mac& Cheese 2 2010, Coke Boys 2010, Mister 16: Casino Life 2011, Coke Boys 2 2011, Lock Out 2011, Cocaine Mafia 2011, Coke Boys 3 2012, mac & Cheese 3 2012, Coke Boys 4 2014, The Appetizer 2014, Casino Life 2: Brown bag legend 2015, Coke Zoo 2015, Wave Gods 2016 and Mac & Cheese 4 2016.
French Montana has also released two studio albums Excuse My French being his debut studio album released in 2013 and Jungle Rules released in 2017. Upon the release of Excuse My French it debuted at position four on Billboard 200, and as of today, the album has sold 177,000 copies. Jungle rules debuted to position three on US Billboard 200, and as of today, it has been certified gold. It is also the album where “Unforgettable “ is which to date has become the highest selling single of French Montana after it was certified Platinum five times.
Other than music French Montana has appeared in a number of films and television shows and some of his recent appearances are in The Perfect Match 2016, Respect the Shooter 2016, Love & Hip Hop: New York 2016 and Empire 2016.
On awards and achievements: French Montana has been nominated for several awards and has also won several awards. some of the awards he has won are 2 BET Hip Hop Awards, 3 Grammy Awards nominations, 1 BET award nomination among other awards.
Net Worth, Salary & Income
French Montana’s net worth is at $8.5 million. Recently he went on Twitter to celebrate his achievement on “Unforgettable” track which has gone Platinum five times. The source of French Montana net worth fortune is his music sales. He has earned a lot of cash from the numerous mixtapes he has released and the two studio albums which have produced a couple of chart-topping singles and don’t forget he has done numerous collaborations on other chart-topping and commercially successful songs with several artists. Another source of the $8 million French Montana fortune is his appearances in the films and television shows.
8 Facts You Need To Know About French Montana
Today French Montana is one of the biggest rappers in New York and among the bigwigs in the hip-hop circles in the world. “Unforgettable” hit has placed him on the list of best rappers in the world and from the look of things he might stay there longer. Here is a list of things you probably don’t know about French Montana.
1. He hates pork and doesn’t eat it.
2. He doesn’t just listen to rap he listens to all genres.
3. One of his favourite dishes is seafood and on top of the food chain is king crab legs.
4. He can’t eat food without asking for extra sauce. He loves sauce.
5. He does love curvy women. Montana thinks curvy women are so confident.
6. He usually sprays three different colognes, and that’s his secret every day.
7. Did you know that French Montana is a collector of vintage jewellery?
8. If there is something French Montana loves to do is Humanitarian work.
Undoubtedly French Montana net worth fortune has been earned through his music which is something you got to try. We wish him the best in 2018-2019 hoping he will release another super hit.