|Occupation(s)||Rapper song writer record executive|
|Years active||1996- Present|
|Yo Gotti wife||Lakeisha Mims|
Yo Gotti Net Worth and Salary:-
Yo Gotti is an American producer and rapper with a net worth at $16 million. He has released 10 studio albums, three of which were certified gold. Gotti has been nominated for the BET Hip Hop Awards as well as The Soul Train Music Awards. Yo Gotti is also the CEO and co-founder for the label Collective Music Group.
Yo Gotti Career and Early Life:-
Childhood: Gotti was born as Mario Sentell Giden Mims on May 19th, 1981 at Memphis, Tennessee. He was raised at Memphis in the Ridgecrest Apartments in the Frayser neighborhood in Memphis. His father was an instructor in gym from Zimbabwe as was his mom, who is of South African descent. Yo Gotti was surrounded by criminality and, when three years old, federal police swooped the house of his family. Family members were detained and later sentenced to as long as 15 years prison.
At a young age, Gotti began smoking, drinking and stealing. However he made the decision to concentrate on his success after realizing that the path that he was following would result in prison. At the age of 14 he was performing, rapping, and releasing music under the name Lil Yo.
Career Between 2000 and the year the year 2006 Yo Gotti began releasing albums under the name of his new label. The albums included “From Da Dope Game 2,” “Da Rap Game,” Self-Explanatory,” “Life,” and “Back 2 the Basics.” In 2012, following the signing of an agreement with the major label RCA and releasing his sixth album, titled “Live from the Kitchen.” The first single from this album “5 Stars” reached a peak of 79 percent on the Hot 100 and 11 on the US Rap charts. The album debuted at 12th at the top of the US Billboard 200 and sold 16,000 copies within its initial week of sale.
Gotti was dissatisfied with RCA regarding the low sales of the album, and left the label. The end of 2012 the artist released a mixtape titled “Cocaine Muzik 7: This All the World Is Yours.” At the beginning of 2013, Yo Gotti signed a new distribution agreement in partnership with Epic Records and announced his seventh studio album “I Am,”” was due to drop in November. The album’s single “Act Right” included appearances of Young Jeezy and YG. The track debuted at number 5 in the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart. On the 19th of November, 2013 “I I.” The album was received with praise and ultimately brought Yo Gotti nominations to be the Album of The Year in the BET Hip Hop Awards.
On February 16, 2016 Gotti dropped his 8th studio album “The The Art of Hustle.” The album reached fourth place in the Billboard 200, and the first song “Down to the DM” reached number 13 , on the Billboard Hot 100. The year ended with a bang, Yo Gotti announced he had signed a contract to sign a deal with Jay Z and his major-label Roc Nation.
In the year 2017, Gotti released his ninth album of studio work, “I Still Am,” with the single “Rake It Up,” with Nicki Minaj. It peaked at 8 in the Billboard Hot 100. “Rake The Beat” was Yo Gotti’s highest charting single of his career . It was also nominated for the award for the best collaboration by an Ensemble or Duo in the BET Hip Hop Awards. “I still am” was later declared as gold and certified by RIAA.
In the month of January in 2020 Gotti issued his album tenth “Untrapped,” which debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 chart. The album received mostly favorable reviews, and also featured appearances from Rick Ross, Estelle, and Megan Thee Stallion. Yo Gotti is also the chief executive officer and founder of record company Collective Music Group.
Real estate: Gotti appears to have a hand in the business of real estate. He’s stated that he began purchasing homes in the early years of his career, then fixing them up and then selling the properties.
In June 2021, Yo Gotti bought $7.6 million for his absurd mansion located in Westlake Village, California. The property is situated on three acres. the house is 10,000 square feet. It includes 6 bedrooms with 8 bathrooms, tennis court, and an incredible infinity pool overlooking the golf course. Read More….