French Montana who is officially known as Karim Kharbouch is a hip hop recording artist. Montana is a Moroccan-American. He founded not only Coke Boys Records but also Cocaine City Records later. His albums are Jungle Rules as well as the Excuse My French. Let’s find out how much is French Montana’s net worth in 2018.
French Montana Early Life
French Montana was born in 1984 on 9th November. He is the son of Abdela, and his parents gave him the name Karim Kharbouch. His birthplace was Rabat, Morocco and was raised on the outskirts of Casablanca in a family estate. Both soccer and rapping were what he liked doing the most as a child. He has two brothers who are younger than him bearing the names Zack and Ayoub.
As of 1996, thirteen years had passed since his birth. That is when he and his family left Morocco for the United States of America. Once they arrived at the New York City, the family settled in the South Bronx.
Montana attended high schools located in the Bronx such as Roosevelt and Arabic. Those are the places that he learned English because he could only speak French as well as Arabic.
Regarding relationships, French Montana was once married to Deen Kharbouch. Their marriage lasted between 2007 and 2014. While together, they welcomed a son. The finalization of the divorce was in 2014.
French Montana Career
Initially, his professional name was Young French, and it was back in his teens he began being a battle rapper. He and Cams who was a close friend developed Cocaine City which was a series of street DVDs. That series lasted for almost a decade between 2002 and 2010. However, he did not do it alone because he had the assistance of the likes of Cheeze, Droop Pop as well as Brock. They were the founding members of Coke Boys.
Four years after he was shot in the head, he released his first mixtape titled French Revolution Vol. 1. Other artists involved include Jae Millz, Tony Yayo, Uncle Murda as well as Mazaradi Fox. He together with Max B released another one called Coke Wave in 2009 on 6th February. That same year each of them released a solo one where Max released Quarantine and Montana recorded The Laundry Man. In November 2010, they collaborated to release another one named Coke Wave 2.
French Montana has two studio albums namely Excuse My French (2013) and Jungle Rules (2017). He has not only featured but has also appeared in other musicians’ music.
Besides singing, Montana has appeared in films such as The Perfect Match and Respect the Shooter which was released in2016. For the television, he has made appearances on Late Night with Seth Meyers, Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Ridiculousness, and Empire among others.
Awards & Achievements
In 2013, French Montana got a BET Hip Hop Award for the Best Club Banger. He also received another one for the Best Collabo, Duo or group in 2016. In addition to that, he has had many nominations.
Net Worth of French Montana
French Montana has a net worth of around $10 million. He has several sources that have significantly contributed to his current net worth. For instance, he is a rapper as well as a singer who has made money from the sales of the copies of the albums. He has also collaborated with other musicians who featured him in their songs.
French Montana is an award-winning musician. So far, he has two studio albums namely Excuse My French as well as the Jungle Rules. At a very early age, Montana became the family’s main breadwinner because his father returned to Morocco. He has collaborated with various musicians including Rick Ross and Diddy.