Twista aka Tung Twista is a popular American rapper, who has released 10 studio albums. He released his debut album in 1992 titled ‘Runnin’ Off at da Mouth’. ‘Slow Jamz’ and ‘Overnight Celebrity’ are some of his most popular songs. Here is a quick summary of Twista’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Twista Early Life
Carl Terell Mitchell was born in 1973 on 27th November in Chicago, Illinois. He was raised in K-Town, which is located on the Western Side of Chicago. Twista started rapping at the age of 12. Twista completed his schooling from a local school in Chicago. He has been married once in his life from 1991 to 1999, with whom he had his only daughter named Aaliyah Mitchell.
In 2014, Twista’s bodyguard named Davy Easterling was shot and was slit on his throat. He was devastated because of the incident and started feeling scared of living in Chicago.
In 2016, Twista for charged and arrested with a misdemeanour for marijuana possession in Indiana, while on a tour to perform at South Haven. However later, Twista was released and was fined with a cash bond of $500.
Twista like to keep his private life separate from the media attention. You won’t find any details about his dating life or his family on the internet.
Twista Career, Awards & Achievement
Twista started officially rapping in 1991. Gradually he became popular with his the release of his every album.
He has worked with music artists like Jeremih, Too Short, Da Brat, Busta Rhymes, Faith Evans, Kanye West, The Legendary Traxster, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, CeeLo Green and Do Or Die etc.
He has released 10 studio albums in his career, debuting from ‘Runnin’ Off at da Mouth’ in 1992. His other studio albums include ‘Resurrection’, ‘Adrenaline Rush’, ‘Kamikaze’, ‘The Day After’, ‘Adrenaline Rush 2007’, ‘Category F5’, ‘The Perfect Storm’ and ‘Dark Horse’.
He released his most recent album ‘Crook County’ in 2017.
He is also active with charity, in 2010 he and has to team GMG worked with Chicago Food Bank, a mobile program, which was organised to provide food for the hungry people in the society.
Awards & Achievements
In 2005, Twista was nominated for two Grammy categories ‘Best Rap Solo Performance’ and ‘Best Rap/Sung Collaboration’. He is considered as one of the best rappers in America, he likes to write songs about real issues. He has also been awarded some other prestigious awards. However, his fans remain to be the greatest gift that he loves.
Net Worth of Twista
Twista has an estimated net worth of over $10 million. He made his million dollar empire working as a record producer and making and selling music in the industry. He also makes thousands doing multiple endorsements and cameos. He also gets a regular royalty from the sales of his studio albums.
Twista is one of the best rappers of his time. Everybody in the music industry looks up to him. He is friends with some of the biggest celebrities in the world. He is only 43 years old and still has enough time in the industry to bless his fans with more of his melody and rapper chorus. In the world, with singers are mixing pop culture with rap culture, Twista gives us an authentic taste of old-school rapping. He has fans of all age groups because of his authentic and distinct music style.