Music as a talent has very different genres, and one stands or works on what favors them the most. When it comes to Lupe Fiasco, rapping became his favorite genre and preference, and that is what has brought him to where he is today. Lupe Fiasco is a successful rapper, record producer as well as an entrepreneur. In this article, we are going to find out about his early life, personal life, career, and net worth.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Lupe Fiasco Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Although Lupe Fiasco’s parents separated when he was still very young (5 years old), he says that his father was very supportive. Lupe says that his father influenced his current life very much as he would always visit them and introduce him and his siblings to the world. His father would take them out to watch music performances, take them for karate lessons. He is also the one who taught them how to use guns and such staff that their mother could not have taught them.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Wasalu Muhammad Jaco|
|Age:||38 years old|
|Birth Date:||February 16, 1982|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, United States.|
|Parents:||Gregory and Shirley|
|Profession:||Rapper, record producer, entrepreneur|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$16 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Lupe Fiasco is a great rapper, and although he is 38 years old, his success is above his age. He is fairly tall as he measures 1.78 m and weight 74 kg, which perfectly corresponds with his height. Nothing more is known about his body measurement.
Education, School/College University
Lupe Fiasco joined Thornton Township High School when he was a young boy. He then became a member of Decathlon competitions as he loved music since he was young and he had so much confidence in his ability. His rapping career or talents sprouted up when he was in 8th grade. This might have affected his school life as nothing much is known about his college life after graduating from high school.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Lupe Fiasco is the son of Gregory (father) and Shirley (mother). He is an American by birth, and he is of African- American ethnicity group. Although there are no details about who his siblings are, it is clear that he has eight siblings.
He was brought up in a Muslim background, and he was very much affected by his parents’ separation. His parents separated when he was five years old, and he, together with his siblings, was brought up by their mother, Shirley.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Although Lupe Fiasco is currently not in a relationship, he was in a relationship with model Dani Evans in 2013. The two have been in a relationship for almost six years no. and although they are very secretive about their love life, it is evident that they are very much in love with each other. However, Lupe doesn’t seem to be in a hurry to get married as he is very much occupied with his singing career at the moment.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||single|
|When did he get married? (married date):||N/A|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is Lupe Fiasco Gay?||No|
Professional Life and Career
Lupe Fiasco’s first rap poem was released when he was in eighth grade. After graduating from high school, he started creating music in his father’s basement at the age of 18 years. One year later, he joined the Da Pak. They released a single before splitting up. Later, Jay Z helped him get a deal with Atlantic Records.
His first album titled ‘Lupe Fiasco’s Food and Liquor’ was released in 2006, and in 2007, he released ‘Lupe Fiasco’s the Cool.’ 5the album sold more than a million records globally, becoming a gold-certified album. He continued releasing more albums and mixtapes. So far, Fiasco has released a total of 6 mixtapes, seven soundtracks, and 36 music videos and has already done three promotional tours.
Awards & Nominations
During his career as a rapper, Fiasco has been able to receive a number of accolades. Some of these include; Best Urban/Alternative Performance from Grammy Awards in 2008, 2006 AOL Music Award. He was also nominated for the Teen Awards three times. He also won the USA’s Character Approved Award in 2009, among many others.
Lupe Fiasco Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of August 2020, Lupe Fiasco’s net worth is estimated to be at $16 million. Although he is an entrepreneur and a record producer, his main source of income is his career as a rapper. He has become a force to reckon with, and his net worth is expected to rise as he is a very determined and hardworking young man.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Although he was brought up by a single mum, he was able to have his life under control. However, there are many people who criticize his freestyle kind of life but to Fiasco; he cares less about other people’s opinions about him.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 3.5M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 1.28M followers. On Instagram account, he has around 457.8k followers, while on YouTube, Lupe Fiasco has around 588,382 subscribers.
Lupe Fiasco’s passion for what he does is something that many upcoming artists can emulate from him. Although he was brought up in a broken marriage, it never stopped him from reaching his goals in life. Today we learn about him because he chose to put his best foot forward and be who he was born to be.