Raekwon Net Worth is $13 Million (as of 2020)
It has been stated that the overall amount of the current Raekwon net worth is as much as 12 million dollars. Raekwon has earned his net worth through his career as a rapper and this career has also made him very popular. Raekwon was born in 1970 in Staten Island, New York and his real name is Corey Woods. Raekwon to many people is mostly known as a rapper from the Wu-Tang Clan. In 1992 he became a part of it. At that time, he was going by many different names, in addition to being named Raekwon, such as Raekwon the Chef, Lex Diamonds and Shallah Raekwon. The Wu-Tang Clan has released six albums, sales of which have also added up to the total size of Raekwon net worth. More than 6.5 million copies of these albums have been sold in the United States. Probably the most successful album of the group is called “Wu-Tang Forever” as it has been certified as Platinum 4 times.
|Net Worth:||$13 Million|
|Age:||51 years old|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Date of birth:||Jan 12, 1970|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Occupation:||Musician, Rapper, Actor|
In 1994, Raekwon began his career as a solo singer when he got signed to Loud Records. However, at the same time he still belonged to the Wu-Tang clan. In 1995, Raekwon released his first album as a solo act called “Only Built 4 Cuban Linx…”. In addition to his solo appearances on this album, his peers from the Wu-Tang Clan also appeared in it. Four more studio albums of him as a solo singer have been released, sales of which have also added up to the overall estimate of Raekwon net worth. In 2014 he released one of his latest albums called “Fly International Luxurious Art”. The first two albums of Raekwon received a golden certification and both landed in the 2nd place on the U.S. R&B album chart.
In addition, Raekwon has appeared in 14 mix tapes. In 2012 he ventured into music business even more when he established his own record label called Ice H2O Records. Thus, his work on this label has also made his name more known in rap and hip hop world and also added up a lot to the total size of Raekwon net worth. Raekwon is also credited for being one of the first rappers who have started the Mafioso rap style. Thus, Raekwon is still mostly known for his career as a rapper, as both being a solo artist and a member of the Wu-Tang Clan.