Charlamagne Tha God Net Worth
What is Charlamagne Tha God Net Worth today? We reveal all below.
Charlamagne Tha God is an American radio presenter, television personality, social media influencer, and author. He is well known as co-host of the nationally syndicated hip-hop iHeartRadio program called “The Breakfast Club.”. Charlamagne also recommended himself as and a professional executive producer. Not only this but he also owns his own production company named “CThaGod World.” During 2015, Charlamagne began hosting the MTV2 show “Uncommon Sense.” At the present day, he is one of the most unique and compelling media personalities. Charlamagne Tha God is not afraid of sharing his provocative ideas on topics related to hip-hop, race, society, and politics.
Charlamagne was born on June 29, 1978, in Moncks Corner in South Carolina. His real name is Lenard McKelvey. While being a teenager he started selling a different kind of drugs, marijuana, and cocaine.Twice he was arrested for that. He was arrested the third time after being a witness in the shooting. Charlamagne remained in jail for 41 days.
After releasing from jail McKelvey got the position as a radio intern. At that time, he created his stage name Charlamagne, by using his previous pseudonym as a drug dealer “Charles.” “When I used to hustle, I called myself Charles because I didn’t want the people who bought crack from me to know my real name. And then when I was in night school, I was reading in the history book about Charlemagne, which is French for Charles the Great”- McKelvey comments on his stage name.
In 2010, Charlamagne began hosting “The Breakfast Club”, alongside with DJ Envy and Angela Yee on WWPR-FM in New York City. After he was involved in numerous television shows such as “Guy Code” and “Charlamagne & Friends.” He also co-hosted MTV New Year’s life in 2013. Charlamagne Tha God is also hosting “The Brilliant Idiots” podcast. At present moment he works as the narrator of the BET Show “Inside the Label.”
In 2017 the star published his self-help book called “Black Privilege”. The book became New York Times Best Seller. On October 23, 2018, he released his second book with the name “Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me.”
In a great way, he gained attention to his figure in the hip-hop industry by asking celebrities provocative questions. Once he called Kanye West’s release Yeezus “wack” to the rapper’s face before calling him “Kanye Kardashian”.
Charlamagne is a married man, to his girlfriend Jessica Gadsden. The couple was dating since the 1990s. Jessica Gadsden and Charlamagne Tha God knew each other from high school. At the moment Jessica works as a personal trainer and fitness instructor. They have two daughters. Charlamagne doesn’t talk much about his family and prefers to keep it private.
Charlamagne is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. His Instagram account counts more than 609k followers. And he has over 609k followers on his Facebook page.
Charlamagne Tha God Net Worth
Charlamagne Tha God net worth is around a staggering $10 million. His annual income stands at $3 million.