Pitbull “ Mr Worldwide” is a rapper, singer, music producer, actor and entrepreneur from the United States. He wanted to become a rapper, and a musician since he was a child and Pitbull began focusing more on rapping during his time at school. Let’s find out how much is Pitbull’s net worth in 2018.
Pitbull Early Life
Pitbull was born as Armando Christian Pérez in Miami city in Florida, United States, on January 15, 1981. His father Armando Perez Pitbull and his mother Alysha Acosta are from Cuba. Pitbull has 1 sister, and her name is Jennifer Betances.
Pitbull’s parents got divorced, and he was grown and raised by his mother Alysha Acosta before living in Roswell city in Georgia with a foster family. He studied at the South Miami High School and the Miami Coral Park High School.
For his relationship life, it’s not much disclosed. Pitbull had a relationship with Barbara Alba. Pitbull and Barbara are the parents of 1 daughter and 1 son, Destiny Pérez and Bryce Pérez. Some rumours say that he also dated the Mexican-American glamour, movies and series model Olga Loera. Other rumours say that he had some time with the singer, dancer, fashion designer and actress Jennifer Lopez.
Pitbull was focusing on his rapping career during his time at school. His first work was with Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz band on their 4th studio album “Kings of Crunk”. One of Pitbull’s early songs titled “Oye” was featured on the action movie “2 Fast 2 Furious”.
Soon after signing to the TVT Records, Pitbull released his debut studio album titled “M.I.A.M.I.” in 2004; the album had tracks featuring other rappers and musicians including Mr Vegas, Fat Joe, Trick Daddy, and Lil Jon. Pitbull achieved huge success with his debut “M.I.A.M.I.” as it peaked at 1 on the Independent Albums chart in the United States, 2 on the Rap Albums chart in the United States, next to other ranks on other charts.
Pitbull’s second album “El Mariel” was also another success as it ranked on top charts kind of close to the success of his first album, but the first album off course was a lot more successful. He continued releasing several albums, and the most successful ones are “Planet Pit” which ranked on top charts in many countries other than the United States and “Global Warming” which is also globally successful. In 2017, Pitbull released his 10th studio album titled “Climate Change” with tracks featuring Jennifer Lopez, Enrique Iglesias, Jason Derulo and others.
Awards & Achievements
Pitbull has received more than 175 award winnings and nominations. His total award winnings include 2 ALMA Awards, 4 Billboard Music Awards, 8 Billboard Latin Music Awards, 2 BMI Awards, 1 Grammy Award, 2 iHeartRadio Music Awards, 6 Latin Music Italian Awards, 1 Latin American Music Award, 1 Latin Grammy Award, 1 MP3 Music Award, 1 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award Colombia, 3 Premio Lo Nuestro, 11 Premios Juventud, 2 Los Premios 40 Principales, and others. Pitbull was nominated for 4 American Music Awards.
Net Worth of Pitbull
The estimated net worth of the rapper, singer and music producer Pitbull is $85 million. He made his 10s of millions of fortune from the great albums that he release, sell and performs. Pitbull earned more than $480 thousand from “Planet Pit” album sales, and around $400 thousand from “Global Warming” album. He earns an average of $15 million from album’s sales and tours.
Pitbull is one of the most successful, talented and highest paid hip-hop artists in the world. His debut album “M.I.A.M.I” gave him a great career start as it ranked on top charts, and his most recent released studio album is titled “Climate Change”.