Mannie Fresh who is officially known as Byron Otto Thomas is an American record producer, rapper, and a known DJ. This public figure is best known for his experiences with the Cash Money Records for over a decade. He was involved with this production company from 1993 to 2005. Currently, Mannie Fresh owns a company, Chubby Boy Records. Other than his company, this celebrity is involved with the Def Jam South Company. Read on to find out more Mannie Fresh’s net worth in 2018 and his personal & career life as well as achievements.
Mannie Fresh Early Life
Byron Otto Thomas whose stage name is Mannie Fresh was born in 1969, 20th March. His family resided in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America. He has a sister called Angela Bryant who was found dead in New Orleans in 2007. Mannie Fresh has kept most of her details a secret and spoke less about them.
Mannie Fresh is believed to have a strong bond with the famous rapper, Lil Wayne. His father who is still a mystery to the world has influenced Mannie Fresh to venture into the DJ business.
Mannie Fresh Career, Awards & Achievements
Mannie Fresh started off as a DJ at the age of 15 in 1984. What inspired him into the DJ business was his father who worked as a DJ. He later partnered with a known rapper, MC Gregory D who also came from New Orleans. Throwdown was their first album together which they released in 1987. In the album Mannie Fresh worked as a record producer while MC Gregory D rapped.
In the years that followed Mannie Fresh and MC Gregory D released two other albums. In 1993, their partnership was dissolved after Bryan Williams offered Mannie a better deal. Bryan offered Fresh the chance of being a producer of the label, Cash Money Records. His work at this production company gave him the opportunity of associating with great celebrities such as Lil Wayne, Juvenile, B.G, and Turk.
With all the experiences he had in Cash Money Records, Mannie Fresh created Big Tymers which was composed of him and Williams. Birdman is the stage name of Williams. The team rose to fame rapidly due to their hit music. They released five albums which boosted their music career to a better level. In 2004, Fresh made a big step in his music career by producing a solo album for the first time since he ventured into music.
His first solo album, The Mind of Mannie Fresh was highly appreciated by people worldwide. It recorded high level of success. The album featured, Real Big, a popular single and has a total of 30 tracks. Real Big named him at position 72 in the Billboard Hot 100. His work in Cash Money Records ended in 2005 due to financial issues. Currently Mannie Fresh works with the Def Jam South and Chubby Boy Records. In 2009, he released another album which he produced and featured guests such as Lil Jon and Rick Ross.
Awards and Achievements.
Mannie Fresh has achieved a lot in the music industry by producing the best songs ever known. This celebrity is incredible in the music industry and is destined to move to a higher level.
Net Worth of Mannie Fresh
Mannie Fresh has an estimated net worth of $18 million. He has earned this wealth by producing hip-hop music, DJ business, and rapping. His production company and collaboration with Birdman has also contributed to his already made an empire.
Mannie Fresh started from baby steps but have managed to rise to the top. That is a source of motivation to the young people that where you are today does not determine your future. Mannie Fresh is an example for many people to follow.