Celebrity: French Montana
Date of Birth
French Montana’s Net Worth: $8 million
American rapper Karim Kharbouch famously known as French Montana born on the 9th of November 1984 in Rabat Morocco has a net worth of $8 million.
According to the rapper, the name, French Montana, is a blend of the French roots in Morocco while Tony Montana was from the popular film Scarface. And while growing up has a child his two greatest interests were playing football and rapping.French Montana who relocated with his family to the South Bronx in New York City when he was 13 years old and could not speak English at all before their relocation, few years later went back to Casablanca in Morocco with his dad.
French Montana launched a series of mix-tapes under the label ‘Cocaine City’ in 2002, after which he got a big break in 2009 when he got signed to Akon’s Konvict Muzik record label where unfortunately nothing significant came out from his contract after two years and he then decided to ditch the contract to sign a new one with Diddy’s Bad Boy Records, where till today he has a joint deal that is shared by Bad Boy Records and Rick Ross’ Maybach Music, where his first official studio album titled ‘Excuse my French’ was released back in May 2013 and it reached #1 on the US Rap and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts and also #4 on the Billboard 200 chart and #11 in Canada.
French’s second album titled ‘Jungle Rules’ that was released back in July 2017 reached #3 on the Billboard 200, US Rap, and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts, also it reached #2 in Canada. While his single “Pop That” that featured Rick Ross, Drake, and Lil Wayne reached #2 on the US Rap and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts and his single ‘Unforgettable’ featuring Swae Lee reached #1 on the US Rap chart and #2 on the US R&B/Hip-Hop chart and #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #2 in the UK.