Pitbull Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career
Pitbull Net Worth 2020 – Notable for his hit singles include “I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)”, “Give Me Everything” (featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack, and Nayer), “Feel This Moment (featuring Christina Aguilera), “Timber” (featuring Kesha), “Time Of Our Lives” (with Ne-Yo), and more.
Pitbull’s albums have sold millions of copies worldwide. Pitbull is notable for his many collaborations and extremely catchy singles.
Biography of Pitbull
Pitbull, who goes by the name Armando Christian Perez, Mr. World Wide was born on the 15th of January 1981 in Miami, Florida.
He is the son of Armando Perez and Alysha Acosta. Pitbull is a notable American singer, actor, rapper, and record producer. At age three, he was able to do a poetic rendition of Jose Marti; Cuba’s popular poet and hero, in the Spanish language.
Pitbull was a student of South Miami Senior High School but completed his studies at Miami Coral Park High School; where he concentrated on his rapping career.
The famous rapper said he adopted the name Pitbull due to the fact that the dogs bite to lock. After his encounter with Lil Jon in Miami, Pitbull got featured in 2002 on Lil Jon’s and the East Side Boyz’ album; Kings of Crunk.
In the year 2001, Pitbull got signed by Julian Boothe to Luther Campbell’s Luke Records. In that same year, he got introduced to Robert Fernandez of the popular artist music and organization.
Robert’s organization was an autonomous label and management company that specializes in developing talented artists.
The Diaz brothers are the producers signed to the label to produce the music of any newly signed artist. Fernandez saw the talent in Pitbull and helped him to attain stardom.
When the deal with Luke Records came to an abrupt end, Fernandez started working with Pitbull so he could produce creative music. The duo coalesced in order to produce a radio-friendly sound.
Later on, He was introduced to Lil Jon by Fernandez, hoping to help the rapper secure an introduction spot on King of Crunks; Lil Jon’s forthcoming album.
On seeing Pitbull, Lil Jon developed an interest in his talent, and featured him in one of the tracks on the album; Pitbull’s Cuban Ride Out. The opportunity given to Pitbull raised the profile of the young rapper.
In the year 2004, M.I.A.M.I. which was Pitbull’s debut album was released. The lead single “Culo” was produced by the Diaz Brothers and Lil Jon.
It clinched the number 32 spot on the Billboard Hot 100, and it also peaked at number 11 on the Hot Rap Tracks Chart. Dammit Man, Back-Up, Toma, and That’s Nasty are other singles that are in the album.
Pitbull later teamed up with 50 Cent and Eminem in the Anger Management Tour, the 2000 hip-hop concert. He also featured on Shake, a single released by Ying Yang Twins.
The song peaked the number 41 spot on the Hot 100, and it clinched number 12 position on the rap chart. In the year 2010, he did a Spanish rap version of Michael Jackson’s We Are the World, alongside other famous Spanish artists.
In the year 2005, Pitbull and Sean Combs co-initiated Bad Boy Latino, an offshoot of Combs’ Bad Boy Records label. The primary aim is to focus on Latin soul, Latin hip-hop, Latin pop, and other tropical music. They have offices situated in New York, Miami, and Florida.
Pitbull Net Worth
Pitbull has a net worth of $80 million.