Most of the rappers are better known by their stage names rather than their real names. Among them, Moroccan-American rapper, French Montana is the one.
French Montana is best known for working with the famous singer, Jennifer Lopez on her comeback single “I Lup Ya Papi.” You might like what he had once said:
“Never worry about what you’re going lose but what you’re going gain.”
Let’s find out more about his net worth, relationship, birthdate, wiki-bio and more!
What is the net worth of French Montana?
French Montan makes money through various sources such as rapping, acting, and other brands endorsement. He has released numerous songs, albums and also acted in several movies with different roles.
French Montana has a net worth of $8 million, as of 2019.
Songs and Albums
French Montana started his career as a battle rapper in his teen in 2002. He and his close friend created a series of street DVDs called “Cocaine City.” The series featured interviews with major rappers as well as new and upcoming ones. Moreover, it focused on street music.
In 2007, he released his mixtape debut French Revolution which included collaborations with rappers Uncle Murda, Tony Yayo, and Jae Millz. The following year, he released his second mixtape Live from Africa.
In early February 2009, French and Max B released their collaborative mixtape named Coke Wave. In the same month, Montana released his another mixtape The Laundry Man.
In 2013, French Montana released his first studio album which debuted at number 4 on the Billboard 200 and sold over 177,000 copies as of 2016, becoming one of the most successful works of Montana’s career.
Before that, in 2012, the rapper signed to Bad Boys Record and Maybach Music Group. His second studio album Jungle Rules was released in the mid-July, 2017
Movies and Televisions
Apart from that, French is an actor and has played on a small screen as well as a big screen. He made his appearance in the TV show called Wild ‘N Out as himself in the season 5 of episode 5 in 2013 and again appeared in season 7.
The following year, the rapper appeared in Kardashians show “Keeping Up with The Kardashians” in the episode of Secrets of a Double Life.
In 2016, French starred in the musical drama television series Empire as Vaughn in two episodes. From 2014 to 2015, Montana appeared in the show named “Kourtney and Khloe Take The Hamptons.”
Besides, he also acted in a few movies like The Perfect Match and The After Party. His upcoming movies All-Star Weekend which is set to release in 2019.
Philanthropy and Endorsements
French Montana earns extra wealth from brand endorsement. He has endorsed the brands and products such as Childsplay Clothing, Ciroc, DeLeon, Grenco Science, and Heads Audio.
Montana also involved in several charitable works after he visited he visited Uganda to film his music video “Unforgettable” in 2017. During that time, he raised half a million dollars to build the Suubi hospital for Uganda citizens.
In 2018, he became an ambassador of Global Citizen. This was the first time the honor has been bestowed upon a rapper.
French Montana: Married Life and Divorce
French Montana was married to Deen Kharbouch in 2007. After seven years of marriage, the couple divorced in 2014 at a New Jersey. The couple separated in 2012 and officially ended their marriage after 7 years. Now he is no longer a married man.
The former couple has a son named Kruz Kharbouch. French gave $2 million as a settlement and monthly, he paid $7000 his ex-wife for child support.
After that, Don’t Panic singer dated Khloe Kardashian for eight months before their split in early September 2018. Before that, there was rumored that he dated Trina back in 2013 but the never confirmed their relationship on the camera.
To speak further about his relationship, he was romantically linked up with Sanaa Latham and Iggy Azalea.
French Montana’s Birthday
French Montana celebrated his 34th birthday party at Harriet’s Rooftop in West Hollywood on November 9, 2018. The rapper has invited many celebrities friends including A1 Bentley, The Clermont Twins, Dj Duffey, Myles O’Neal, Justin Combs, Shaniece Hairston, LaKeith Stanfield, Mr. Goldstein, Natalie Halcro, Olivia Pierson, and Miss Nikki Baby.
On his birthday, he wore beige zebra print vest over a black top. He added black slacks and layers of diamond necklaces to get his bling on.
French Montana had three cakes; one was black, one was gold and another had a photo on top. He and Diddy blew out the candles on each cake together.
Each table in French Montana’s VIP section had each of these flavors: CÎROC Black Raspberry, CÎROC French Vanilla, CÎROC VS and DeLeon Tequila Anejo.
French Montana was born as Karim Kharbouch on November 9, 1984, to Moroccan parents in Casablanca, Morocco. Karim lived in Casablanca until he was thirteen. In the year of 1996, he left Morocco with his parents and younger brother for New York City and settled in South Bronx.
At first, he learned to speak English in the streets and later joined in the Bronx high schools of Lehman and Roosevelt. When his father left them, his mother was pregnant with his youngest brother. French’s mother had depended on welfare for financial support.