Busta Rhymes
Busta Rhymes

Although Busta Rhymes was born and brought up in the United States, it is clear that he is very proud of his roots as a Jamaican.  When we talk about hip hop and the experts of hip hope, all the fans of Busta Rhymes can agree that he is on top of the list. Although he is gifted in other things like acting and such, he is more into music than any other thing.

Quick Biography

Busta Rhymes was born Trevor George Smith Jr. in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is the son of Trevor Smith Sr. and Geraldine Green, who are both Jamaican. Busta has a young brother known as Paul Smith. Although he was born in Brooklyn in New York City, his parents later moved to Uniondale, Long Island, before again relocating to the United Kingdom.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Trevor George Smith Jr
Age: 50 years old
Birth Date: 20 May 1972
Birth Place: East Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Nationality: American
Religion: Islam
Parents: Trevor Smith Sr. and Geraldine Green
Spouse: N/A
Children: Trillian Wood-Smith, T’ziah Wood-Smith, T’Khi Wood-Smith, Mariah Smith
Height: 6 feet 1 inch
Weight: 115 kg
Profession: rap artist, actor, producer,
Net Worth in 2022: ‎$25 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Busta Rhymes is currently 50 years old since he was born on the 20th of May 1972. Busta Rhymes stands 6 feet 1 inch tall, and his current weight is 115 kg or 254lb. Busta Wears shoe size 12US. There are no more details about his other body measurements.

Education, School/College University

Busta Rhymes started his early days in school at Uniondale High School. However, he moved to Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School in Brooklyn from where he graduated. At Career and Technical Education High School, Busta was a favorite to all.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Busta Rhymes is the son of Trevor Smith Sr. and Geraldine Green, who were both Jamaican immigrants. Busta Rhymes and his younger brother Paul Smith is American by birth since their parents had already relocated from Jamaica. Busta is very proud of his Jamaican-ethnicity.

His family moved to Uniondale, Long Island when Busta Rhymes was 12 years old and took him along with them. They again relocated to the United Kingdom, and this is where Busta’s music career began. Although he is not political, he is a religious man and is always very proud of the Islamic faith.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Busta Rhymes was in a long term relationship with Joanne Wood. Although the two didn’t get married, they both share three sons named T’Ziah, T’Khi, and Trillian, and Mariah. He also has a daughter who was born from his relationship with a lady that was known as Rhonda Randall. Although he is currently not in any relationship, he cannot be said to be gay as there is no enough evidence to substantiate that.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Single
When did he get married? (married date): N/A
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Busta Rhymes Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): N/A
Kids: Trillian Wood-Smith, T’ziah Wood-Smith, T’Khi Wood-Smith, Mariah Smith

Professional Life and Career

Busta’s musical career began in 1989 with Charlie Brown. Within a very short time, Busta and Charlie Brown became members of the ‘Public Enemy, ’ which was a well-known hip-hop group. Becoming a member of this group made a lot of difference to Busta’s singing career. They dropped their first album titled ‘A future without past’ in 1991.

The album was well-received by his fans, and it became a commercial success. Within a very short period of time, he was able to grow his career immensely. He soon began making music collaborations with other famous artists, and his voice was adored and celebrated by his fans worldwide.

Busta’s first debut album, known as ‘The Coming,’ was released in 1996. Since that time, Busta has had other hit singles, including ‘Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See,’ and ‘Woo Hah!! Got You All in Check,’ among others. He has also done other award-winning singles, which include; ‘Look at Me Now,’ ‘what’s It Gonna Be,’ and ‘Don’t Cha.’

Awards & Nominations

The gifting of Busta Rhymes as a hip hop singer has earned him not only money but also fame. He has also received several accolades to appreciate what he is doing in the world of music. Some of these awards and nominations he has received include; 12 Grammy nominations, 16 MTV Video Music Award nominations, and 6 BET Hip Hop Awards.

Busta Rhymes Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

Busta Rhymes Net Worth
Busta Rhymes Net Worth

As of August 2022, Busta’s net worth is currently at $25 million. Although it is not clear what his annual salary is, he can be said to be among the best-paid musicians in the U.S. his main source of income is from the music industry as well as movie and fashion industries.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Busta has tried the best he can to stay away from scandals and media rumors. Although it is not an easy task, we can say that so far so good.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Busta Rhymes Facebook page has around 3.7M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 3.71M followers. On Busta Rhymes Instagram account, he has around 1.9M followers while on YouTube, Busta Rhymes has around 810,840 subscribers.

Although Rhymes is known as a musician, he confessed of his love for acting and said that he has appeared in a number of films. Some of these include; Shaft, Resurrection, Narc, Resurrection, and Halloween.


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