Lil’ Flip Net Worth and Salary

Lil’ Flip Net Worth: What is Lil’Flip Net Worth and how did the contemporary rapper acquire his wealth? Check out this article to find out the lesser-known facts behind Lil’ Flip’s net worth

Lil’ Flip Bio

Lil' Flip NetWorth
Lil’ Flip NetWorth

Wesley Eric Weston Jr. A.K.A Lil’ Flip is an American rapper. He is famous for hit singles such as “The Way We Ball”, “Game Over” and “Sunshine”.

Flip began his music career as a free and battle rapper before moving up the ladder to earning a recording deal with Suckaface Records in 1999.

The contemporary rapper has had his fair share of success in the rap game and has established himself as one of the best in the business, earning a good amount of fortune in the process as well.

So, what is Lil’ Flip’s net worth? Stay on this article for a little while to find out.

Net Worth$4 Million
ProfessionRapper
Date of Birth 3 of March 1981
Age38
NationalityAmerican

Early Life

The rapper is mostly known under his stage moniker, Lil’ Flip. However, his real name is Wesley Eric Weston Jr. and he was born on the 3 of March 1981, in Cloverland, Houston, Texas, the US.

Furthermore, Flip was raised in Houston, Harris County, Texas, United States of America. Like many other celebrities, Lil’ Flip has kept the public in the dark as regards his early childhood days and parents.

Lil' Flip Net Worth
Lil’ Flip Net Worth

Also, information about his educational background is also not available. But, we will update as soon as possible.

Meanwhile, despite the lack of information about Lil’ Flip’s early beginnings and family, we do know that the rapper had picked interest in rapping since he was a kid.

The rapper had witnessed the difficult times in life and has struggled a lot with trying to push his career to cross all milestones.

His efforts and continued dedication have seen Lil’ Flip arrive at a decent amount of net worth. Let’s have a brief look at what Lil Flip’s career is like before we talk about his net worth.

Career

So, like we mentioned earlier, Lil’ Flip had picked an interest in rapping right from a very young age. And so, he started trying out rapping by contesting in rap and freestyle battles.

His freestyle brilliancy and extraordinary ability saw him independently release his first album titled ‘The Leprechaun’ in 2001.

The album was so much of a hit it caught the attention of DJ Screw, who went on to add the rapper as a member of his Loose-Knit rap group called the Screwed Up Click.

It was there Lil Flip was anointed as The Freestyle King by DJ Screw. His anointing was followed up by the release of his debut album titled ‘The Underground Legend’ by Columbia/LOUD Records.

Upon its debut, the album peaked at #12 on the Billboard 20 with over 68k copies sold in its first week of release. The album was certified Platinum in December 2002.

Subsequently, the rapper released more studio albums but with different recording labels. However, his most successful album in his career is ‘U Gotta Feel Me’.

Lil' Flip Net Worth
Lil’ Flip Net Worth

The album debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 chart with 198,000 copies sold in the first week and becoming Lil’ Flip’s highest-charting album to date.

Other albums by the rapper include I Need Mine (2007), Respect Me (2009), Underground Legend 2 (2009), El Jefe (2015), and his latest in 2018 titled ‘King’.

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In addition, Flip has also worked under the following record labels such as Def Jam Records, Loud Records, Universal Records, and Clover G Records.

Personal Life

The rapper Lil Flip has been involved in multiple relationships in the past and have been rumored to have had kids with different women he’s been within his past.

Lil' Flip Net Worth
Lil’ Flip Net Worth

It is believed that Lil Flip has a son and two daughters (one adopted) from his past relationships. However, there hasn’t been any record of Lil Flip ever getting married.

Also, the rapper has a tattoo of DJ Screw on his arm to honor the late rapper and remember him forever for his support in making him what he is today.

Moreso, the rapper Lil Flip suffered a major blow at the peak of his career after he was shot by some trace passing assailants in the session of a drive-by shooting.

Thankfully, he survived the attack and even went on to finish his recording at that time.

Lil Flip’s Net Worth

As of 2019, the rapper Lil’ Flip has an estimated net worth of $4 million. Lil’ Flip’s has made most of his fortune from his career as a rapper.

The rapper and hip hop artist has released several albums and hit singles as well. In addition to that, Lil Flip has also earned a watery amount of greenbacks from his involvement in the business of fashion.

Lil' Flip Net Worth
Lil’ Flip Net Worth

Real-estate is not left out as another area where the rapper earns from as he is a very popular name in the real estate industry.

Lil’ Flip Discography

Studio albums

  • 2000: The Leprechaun
  • 2002: Undaground Legend
  • 2004: U Gotta Feel Me
  • 2007: I Need Mine
  • 2009: Respect Me
  • 2009: Underground Legend 2
  • 2010: Ahead of My Time
  • 2013: The Black Dr. Kevorkian
  • 2015: El Jefe
  • 2016: The Art of Freestyle
  • 2018: King
  • 2018: Life

Collaboration albums

  • 2005: Kings of the South (with Z-Ro)
  • 2006: Connected (with Mr. Capone-E)
  • 2007: Still Connected (with Mr. Capone-E)
  • 2008: All Eyez on Us (with Young Noble)
  • 2009: Certified (with Gudda Gudda)

Soundtrack album

2014: Don’t Let the Music Industry Fool You

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