Famous American rapper, Record Producer and an Actor, Method Man was very famously known for his East Coast hip-hop group, Wu-Tang Clan. It is remarkable to know that he has taken the stage name Method Man in the year 1979. Keep reading to know more about Method Man’s net worth in 2018.
Method Man was born on 2nd March 1971 with his birth name Clifford Smith in Hempstead in Long Island in New York, U.S. Method Man has appeared in many films gaining his stupendous recognition post which he was also given a number of opportunities through his gained fame thereafter. He was engaged to Tamika Smith in the year 1999, and they got married in 2001, and they have two sons and a daughter. It is notable that he was known to be one of the Top 50 Lyricists of all time in 2012.
Among the collective members of Wu-Tang Clan, Method Man is always visible, and he is known for getting a solo song the albums released by the hip-hop group and also known for his own individual album which was released firstly by him through an unusual contract. His first solo in 1994 was critically acclaimed and well received entering the American charts at #4 and eventually selling more than one million copies following which he created many albums earning high recognition and fame.
Clifford also began his career in acting in the early 2000s. He was initially given a number of recurring roles in critically acclaimed television shows such as HBO’s The Wire and HBO’s Oz as Tug Daniels. Method Man’s first appearance on CSI as Drops was in the 2006 episode ‘Poppin Tags.’ This role was resumed by him in 2007 episode ‘Big Shots’ and again in the 2008 episode ‘Drops Out.’
Awards & Achievements
Being a rapper and a musician getting an opportunity for acting and excelling in that is one of the biggest achievements of Method Man. He is the recipient of Grammy Awards for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group in 1996 with one of the American singers R&B and a songwriter Mary J. Blige. The Source listed him on the Top 50 Lyricists of All Time in the year 2012. It is astonishing to know that most of his solo songs have sold more than millions of copies during the initial stages of his music career itself.
Net worth of Method Man
The estimated net worth of method Man is $20 million. It is remarkable to note that the amount paid for the purchase of his MERCEDES 2003 SL 55 AMG is $125,000. Most of his earnings were through his music career partial of which is contributed to his acting career and other business ventures. Most of his career, Method Man has been recognized as one of the most successful and popular band members of the “Wu-Tang Clan.”
It is always a victory for Method Man to whichever field or industry he enters. He is known as one of the successfully growing actors, rapper and a musician with his distinct and unique skills. His guts and grit in making solo performances and coming out with a wonderful album is another fantabulous step of Method Man.