Chamillionaire is an American performer, rapper, industrialist, and Texas’s financier. He is also the CEO of Chamillitary Entertainment. In addition, he founded the Color Changin’ Click and became it’s an original associate prior to the splitting of that group. His predictable net worth is $15 million.
Genres: Hip hop, southern hip hop
Labels: Chamillitary, SwishaHouse, Universal
Associated acts: Paul Wall, DJ Michael, Lil Flip, Krayzie Bone, Color Changin Click
Albums: The Sound of Revenge, Poison, Ultimate Victory, Get Ya Mind Correct , Controversy Sells
Biography & Wiki
Hakeem Seriki well-known as Chamillionaire was born on November 28, 1979, in Washington D.C. His father was a Muslim Nigerian whereas mother was an African-American Christian. They separated during Chamillionare’s teenage. He is the elder brother of Rasaq Seriki.
Chamillionaire started his career in 2002 by locally releasing few collaborative albums like getting Ya Mind Correct alongside childhood friend and Houston rapper Paul Wall. In 2005, he made an agreement with Universal Records and made to the public The Sound of Revenge. It was a collection of successful singles including Ridin starring Krayzie Bone of Bone Thugs-n-Harmony (which also received a Grammy) and Turn It Up starring Lil’ Flip.
Chamillionaire gained huge publicity from 2004 to 2009, due to his series Mixtape Messiah. In 2012, he announced his 1st independent extended play Ammunition. His album entitled Venom was released in 2009. Venom included the singles like Good Morning and “Creepin’ (Solo)” featuring Ludacris.
Chamillionaire performed in the singles like Doe Boy Fresh” by Three Six Mafia, “That Girl” by Frankie J, Ciara’s Get Up, Jibbs’s King Kong, and Bet That” by Trick Daddy. He has also contributed as a guest appearing as Devin the Dude, Lil Wayne, Tony Henry, Krayzie Bone, UGK, and Lloyd.
Chamillionaire also contributed to the single “Keep Pushing from the album The Greatest Story Never Told Chapter 2: Bread and Circuses by Saigon in 2012. Afterwards, in the same year, he announced Show Love to iTunes featuring D.A. of Chester French. He has also performed in the remix entitled “Can’t Stop Partying” by Weezer for the album Raditude.
Chamillionaire released the EP named Elevate in 2013. It included seven songs in which no artist was featured. Afterwards, in 2014, he announced 1st single of the year under the moniker Watching Breaking Bad dedicated to the TV show Breaking Bad. It featured Tami LaTrell in it.
Awards & Achievements
Chamillionaire’s ‘Ridin‘ caused him to achieve Grammy in 2007 for the Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group. Ridin also gained MTV Video Music Awards for the Best Rap Song in 2006.
Net Worth of Chamillionaire
Chamillionaire comes up with an estimated net worth of $15 million. The reason behind this jaw-dropping net worth is his massive contribution to the show business. He also owned a modeling agency under the moniker Masterpiece Mind Frame. Adding to it, he is also the owner of a Tour Bus firm which adds to his net worth even more.
Chamillionaire is one of the most popular personalities in America. Apart from the music industry, he works as an industrialist. He is the co-founder of the Global Innovation Tournament 2009 located at the Stanford Memorial Auditorium, Stanford University the other being Quincy Jones III.