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Booba Net Worth

Booba net worth is

$14 Million



Booba Wiki Biography

Elie Yaffa was born on the 9th December 1976 in Boulogne-Billancourt, France, and is a rapper who is widely known under his stage name Booba. He is most noted as a former member of the rap duo Lunatic as well as for his double platinum solo albums “Lunatic” (2010), “Futur” (2012), “D. U. C.” and “Nero Nemesis” both released in 2015. He is also the founder and owner of the record label Tallac Records, as well as the creator of clothing line Ünkut, and the jewelry line Tony Bling.

Have you ever wondered how much wealth this French musician has accumulated so far? How rich Booba is? According to sources, it is estimated that the total size of Booba’s net worth, as of early 2017, exceeds the sum of $14 million, acquired both through his music career which has been active since 1994 in which he has sold over 10 million album copies so far, and his business ventures.

Booba Net Worth $14 million

Booba was born in the outskirts of Paris, and is French through his mother’s, and of Senegalese ancestry from his father’s side. Booba began his music career in 1994 when, alongside his friend Ali, he founded the rap duo Lunatic. Due to their rather controversial lyrics, they were unable to find a major label to release their music, so they founded their own, independent record label named 45 Scientific in 1999. In 2000, Lunatic released their only studio album “Mauvais œil”, which gained moderate acceptance from the audience as it peaked at No. 10 on the French Album Chart. This initial success provided the basis for Booba’s today’s quite impressive net worth.

After Lunatic split, Booba began pursuing a solo rap career, and in January 2002 released his debut solo studio album named “Temps mort”; it featured 17 songs and peaked at No. 2 on the French Albums Chart, a breakthrough in Booba’s career. This commercial success and being critically acclaimed, brought Booba a deal with major record label, Universal Music which has helped him to dramatically increase his wealth in total.

In 2004 his second studio album “Panthéon” hit the charts, peaking at No. 3, then following the previous successes, “Ouest Side” released in 2006 achieved platinum status, peaking at No. 1 on French Albums Charts and selling over one million copies. Since then, Booba has released six more studio albums, which have sold 10 million copies worldwide. In his rapping career, Booba has collaborated with several big names so far, including 50 Cent and Akon. These achievements have not only made Booba the most legally downloaded French musician ever, but they have also massively boosted the overall size of his current net worth.

Apart from music, Booba is an influential personality in French pop culture. His own clothing line Ünkut is one of the most popular and best-selling street-wear brands in France and wider. Some of these pieces were featured as downloadable add-ons exclusively for the Xbox 360 version of Saints Row video game. In 2003, Booba’s song “Tout c’qu’on connaît” was feature in the popular French action comedy “Taxi 3”. All these accomplishments have certainly made a positive impact on Booba’s wealth.

In his personal life, Booba has a daughter and a son with Patricia Vinces Cerqueira, but other details of his private life are just that!



Net Worth $14 Million
Date Of Birth December 9, 1976
Place Of Birth Boulogne-Billancourt, France
Height 1.92 m
Profession Rapper, Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur
Nationality French
Children Luna Yaffa, Omar Yaffa
Siblings Emyrose Gabison
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/booba
Twitter https://twitter.com/booba
Google+ https://plus.google.com/+KedooTv
MySpace https://myspace.com/booba92i
IMDB http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1659993/
Allmusic http://www.allmusic.com/artist/booba-mn0001038902
Albums Nero Nemesis (2015) Nero Nemesis 2015 D.U.C (2015) D.U.C 2015 Lunatic (2010) Lunatic 2010 Temps mort (2002) Temps mort 2002 Ouest Side (2006) Ouest Side 2006
Music Groups 92i, Lunatic, DKR, OKLM, Validée
Nominations World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act, MTV Europe Music Award for Best French Act, World Music Award for World’s Best Entertainer of the Year, World Music Award for World’s Best Male Artist, Victoires de la Musique – Urban Music Album of the Year, DKR, OKLM, Validée
# Fact
1 In 2004, launched his own clothing line Ünkut. It was featured in an Xbox Live Marketplace downloadable add-on for the Xbox 360 game Saints Row.
2 From 1997 to 1998, was incarcerated for the robbery of a taxi driver.
3 Is a half Senegalese and half French rapper.

Soundtrack

Title Year Status Character
Gangsterdam 2017 performer: “Bakel City Gang”
16 ans ou presque 2013 performer: “Mauvais garçon”

Writer

Title Year Status Character
Booba: Jimmy 2012 Short

Self

Title Year Status Character
Le grand journal de Canal+ 2006-2015 TV Series documentary Himself
Tracks 2013 TV Series documentary Himself
On n’est pas couché 2007 TV Series Himself
Jamel comedy club 2006 TV Series Himself
Cut Killer Show 2005 Documentary
Tout le monde en parle 2004 TV Series Himself

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