Meek Mill, born May 6, 1987, is an American rapper and songwriter who was born and raised in Philadelphia.
Mill embarked on his music career as a battle rapper and formed a short-lived rap group, The Bloodhoundz. In 2008, Atlanta rapper T.I. signed Meek Mill to his first record deal. In February 2011, after leaving Grand Hustle Records, Mill signed with Miami-based rapper Rick Ross’s Maybach Music Group (MMG). Mill’s debut album, “Dreams and Nightmares”, was released in 2012 under MMG and Warner Bros. Records and debuted at number two on the U.S. Billboard 200.
In October 2012, Mill announced the launch of his own label imprint, Dream Chasers Records, named after his mixtape series. Meek Mill often collaborates with fellow MMG label-mates; he is also known for his appearances on MMG’s Self Made compilation series, with his first two singles, “Tupac Back” and “Ima Boss”, being included on volume one.
Meek Mill Net Worth 2017: $5 Million
Meek Mill (born Robert Rihmeek Williams), the Philadelphia rapper who is known for his album “Dreams and Nightmares”, has a reported net worth of approximately $5 million.
Meek Mill’s rap group The Bloodhoundz released four mixtapes.
In 2008, Mill released his fourth solo mixtape, Flamers 2: Hottest in tha City.
In 2008, Mill was convicted of drug dealing and gun possession and was sentenced to 11 to 23 months in prison and was released during the early portion of 2009 under a five-year parole agreement.
Mill and DJ Drama teamed up to release the third edition of Mill’s Flamers series. The mixtape, titled Flamers 3: The Wait Is Over, was released on March 12, 2010
In February 2011, Rick Ross announced the signing of Mill.
In February 2012, MTV listed Meek Mill as the “#7 hottest MC” in their annual “Hottest MCs in the Game” list.
In May 2013, Mill was found to have violated his probation and was ordered to take etiquette classes.
Mill’s debut album “Dreams and Nightmares” was released on October 30, 2012.
On October 26, 2012, Meek Mill announced the launch of his own record label imprint, Dream Chasers Records.
Meek Mill released DC4 on October 28, 2016.
On January 2, 2017, it was reported that Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj had ended their two-year relationship.[
On July 21, 2017, Meek Mill released his third studio album titled Wins & Losses.
In November 2017, Meek Mill was sentenced to two years in prison for violating his probation.