Celebrity: Sean Combs
Date of Birth
P Diddy’s Net Worth:
American rapper, record label executive, record producer, actor and businessman, Sean Combs, famously known as P Diddy or Puff Daddy who has a net worth of $820 million dollars, was born on the 4th of November, 1969 in Harlem, New York.
While attending Howard University in Washington, D.C., P Diddy who was recognised as a party promoter inevitably earned an entry level position at New York’s Uptown records and for a period, Combs he would move from DC to NYC by train many times in a week until the point that he dropped out of Howard to focus more on music full time.
Combs who was soon elevated to a position as a top executive at Uptown where he discovered and managed artists such as Mary J Blige and Jodeci, after being retrenched from Uptown records, launched his own record label company, named ‘Bad Boy records’, with client, like, The Notorious B.I.G and Craig Mack, Carl Thomas, Father M.C., and Faith Evans, while he also started producing records for artists, like Boys II Men, Usher, Mariah Carey, and Aretha Franklin.
Diddy who has also featured in quite a number of Hollywood movies and stage production’s business ventures, which are a piece of his Bad Boy Entertainment Worldwide company, incorporates a movie production company, with two eateries, Bad Boy Records and the clothing lines Sean John and Sean by Sean Combs.
Combs who in 2001, changed his stage name from Puff Daddy to P Diddy and in the end abbreviated it simply to Diddy’s solo debut “Can’t Nobody Hold Me down” was number one for a month and a half on Billboard’s hot 100, while his debut album “No Way Out” that followed won him a Grammy Award in 1998 for best rap album.