Chamillionaire is an American born rapper whose current net worth is estimated at $15 million. While much of his wealth came from his own music, he has also been involved in the production of various songs and albums.
Chamillionaire, whose real name is Hakeem Seriki, was born in Washington D.C. in November 1979. His father was a Nigerian Muslim and his mother and African-American Christian. When he was four they moved from Washington D.C. top Houston, Texas. Chamillionaire became infatuated with rap music which was forbidden in his strict household. As a teen he was influenced by 8 Ball & MJG, Geto Boys and N.W.A. He has a younger brother who has also been involved in rap music.
Chamillionaire is not currently married. He spends much of his time working on his many different music ventures. He is also co-owner of a Houston based car dealership. He has been a L.A. Lakers fan for many years and follows them closely. He has a son, Xavier, who was born in 2010.
Chamillionaire has been involved in music in many different aspects. He has recorded two albums of his own and is currently preparing to release a third. He also owns his own record label called Chamillitary Entertainment and has founded the rap group The Color Changin’ Click. He has had great success as an entrpreneur and was honored in early 2015 by being appointed an entrepreneur in residence by Upfront Ventures. This honor had never been received by a rap artist.
Chamillionaire has earned a great portion of his millions from his own personal music. But he has also had huge success in many business ventures including his own record label. He co-owns a car dealership that specializes in custom cars and also owns a modeling company. His success is largely owed to his ability to make smart business decisions.