Shante Scott Franklin is famously known as Currensy is s rapper of American nationality who is part of the label founded by Lil Wayne known as, Young money entertainment. Later in the year 2011, Currensy founded his own label known as Jet life recordings. Let’s find out currency’s net worth in 2018.
Currensy early life
Born in the year 1981, he was raised in Louisiana, New Orleans. He soon became interested in the hip-hop world and made rapping his occupation. He has worked under various labels that include, Atlantic No limit, young money, cash Money, Warner Bros, jet life and Def Jam. Currensy has also faced certain legal issues. In the year 2012, Currensy took legal action against Damon Dash. The main issue was that without taking official permission from Currensy, Dash released his songs. The issue was finally settled in 2012 and Dash had to pay $3 million.
Currensy career, awards, and achievements
Master P signed Currensy for their No limit records in the year 2002. He also became part of 504 boyz. With them, Currensy released a song named, Get back which was featured on the soundtrack of Malibu’s most wanted. With the same label, Currensy did five super hit songs for the album, Good side, bad side. This album was released in the year 2004. During this time he was also part of TRU label which was founded by C-Murders. Again in the same year, Currensy was signed by another label house known as, Cash money records.
He was part of the amount money entertainment that was founded by Lil Wayne. Currensy was part of albums made by Lil Wayne like The suffix, Dedication, and also dedication 2. The debut album of This ain’t no mixtape was released under the label named, Amalgam digital in the year 2009. Monsta Beatz produced this album. The second album of currensy was named as Jet files which were released under the same label in the same year. For the Freshman class list of XXL magazine, Currensy got selected. His third album was known as Pilot talk which was released in the year 2010. Big stars like, Mos Def, Shop Dogg and Big K.R.I.T was featured in this album.
Most of the songs on this album were produced by Ski Beatz. The fourth album was known as Pilot talk 2 and it featured Raekwon and Fiend. Ski Beatz produced several songs of the album. In the year 2011, jet life recordings was started by Currensy and it has got artists like Street Wiz, Fiend, T.Y, MARY GOLD, Mr. Marcelo, tiny c style and corner boy p. Currensy has collaborated with stars like Sean O’Connell for the music video named, Muscle Char chronicles.
Awards and achievements
In the year 2016, Currensy got featured on the Billboards list when his song, Bottom of the battle got featured at the 97th position. The song also featured Lil Wayne and August Alsina. Creating the label, Jet life recordings is another milestone of Currensy’s career.
Net worth of Currensy
The net worth of this rapper is estimated to be around $4 million. He has his own record company which has contributed to his net worth. Various artists are working under this label.
Currensy is a popular rapper who has given several hit songs under various labels. Currensy has worked with many other artists like Snoop Dogg. His songs were also featured on the Billboards. He has been successful in creating his own record company named, Jet Life recording in the year 2011. He has a good fan base. Currensy has worked on several music mixtapes and albums which has earned him huge popularity.