Facts of Remy Ma
|Full Name||Reminisce Mackie Smith|
|Last Name||Mackie Smith|
|Birth Name||Reminisce Smith|
|Other Name||Remy Ma|
|Birth City||Castle Hill, The Bronx, New York|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Awards||Female Hip-Hop Artist,Soul Train Music Award for Best Collaboration|
|Sibilings||Remeesha Blount, Kristin Devereaux|
|Filmography||Angela Rye's Midterm Election,Meet The Mackies,State of The Culture,Queen of the South|
|Education||Marymount Manhattan College|
|Date of Birth||May 30,1980|
How Much Is Rapper Remy Ma’s Net Worth?
As of 2019, Remy Ma has an estimated net worth of $4 million, the primary credit goes to her rap career and albums sales.
The 2 times BET Award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist winner, Remy Ma is an American rapper. Discovered by Big Pun, Remy aka Reminisce Mackie Smith is professional since 2000 and has released 1 studio album, 2 compilation albums, 5 mixtapes, and 11 singles.
The rapper’s successful career has blessed her with huge fame and a considerable fortune.
Well, her debut album There's Something About Remy: Based on a True Story peaked 33 on the Billboard 200 chart, a perfect gateway to success and lucrative offers.
Net Worth of Remy is $4 Million: Income Sources & Earnings
According to various online sources, Remy owns the net worth of around $4 million as of May 2019. Alongside her rap career, the other sources of her income are her endorsements and collaborations with many artists.
Starting her career through freestyle sessions, Remy’s career took a stand after she was discovered by late rapper Big Pun and was signed in as the member of Terror Squad, Fat Joe’s group.
Having appeared in Pun’s album Yeeeah Baby, Remy Ma signed with the record labels like SRC along with Universal.
Well, on February 7, 2006, Remy released her debut album There's Something About Remy: Based on a True Story, which sold over 37,000 units in the first week of release.
Not only, the album made the total sales of over 160,000, earning allegedly $1.27 million but also ranked 33 on the Billboard 200 chart.
Till date, Remy Ma has started 1 Studio album, 2 compilation albums, 5 mixtapes and 11 singles.
List of her albums:
- Plata O Plomo (released on February 10, 2017)- Collaboration album with Fat Joe
- True Story (released on July 27, 2004)- Compilation album
- Remy on the Rocks (released on April 28, 2015)- Compilation album
- I'm Around (Mixtape)- Released on November 18, 2014
Even if the exact amount of her earnings or salary is yet to be out, as a successful rapper, Remy Ma earns hundreds of thousand dollars.
In addition to that, she also earns from her YouTube channel RemyMaVEVO; the channel has over 124.5K subscribers and a total of 44.946 million views. As per Social blade, the channel can generate a yearly revenue of $1.5K-$24.7K.
Any Endorsement & Charity?
With such huge fame, Remy has lured many brands and companies for endorsements for sure. Well, she has sponsorships deals with Fashion Nova, Gucci, I Wear Glam, Karen Sabag, and Moschino, earning her a hefty paycheck.
Also, as per Influencer Marketing Hub, her Instagram account with over 7 million followers can command $14,001-$23,335 per sponsored post.
Apart from this, the American rapper is also active in charity works as well. She has an association with the F C Cancer Foundation and contributed to many fundraising events.
Assets, Lifestyle & Expenses
Owning millions of dollars net worth, Remy Ma does have a luxurious lifestyle, so becomes her range of expenses. Currently, she lives in her house in Bronx, New York and also owns other expensive properties in New Jersey.
The purchase detail and worth of her residence are not out but is estimated to be valued at millions of dollars. The average house price in New York is $681,600 while a New Jersey property can cost $339,000.
As per VH1, Remy Ma also bought her mother a new house in December 2017.
Well, she also owns lavish cars like Maserati GranTurismo ($432,000), gold color Bentley ($300,000), Volkswagen, and many more.
Apart from assets, Remy Ma also makes huge expenses on costly clothes, travel, jewelry, and daily life luxury. She has a collection of designer shoes and bags.
Even more, it is reported that each pair of a shoe is worth $1,000 and wears diamond-crusted Rolex watch, $250,000 worth diamond ring and earrings.
But above all, the list of her expenditure tops by tax payments.
Tax Payments & Insurance
The American rapper is liable to taxes: property and income tax as all other Americans. Remy Ma’s house in Bronx, New York, seeks 0.888% of the asset’s assessed value as property tax, with the house insurance premium of $1,287.
In addition to that, her annual income of $200,000 costs her $59,600 as income tax, inclusive of 15.41% Federal tax, 5.43% FICA, 5.53% State tax and 3.45% Local tax.
The information on her health and body insurance is not out for now.
Remy Ma’s Personal Details: Age, Family, Education, Married Life, Husband & Controversy
Born on May 30, 1980, in Castle Hill, The Bronx, New York, the USA, Remy Ma's real name is Reminisce Smith. She holds American nationality and is of black ethnicity.
She grew up in a poor family, and due to her family issue of drug abuse, Remy Ma had to take care of her siblings from an early age. Her mother’s name is Amanda while father’s identity is not out.
Well, Remy was a bright student since her school day and even more, was good in rap battles that led her discovery to the famous late rapper Big Pun. Later, after joining as the only female member of Fat Joe’s group Terror Squad, she rose to fame.
As of May 2019, Remy aka Reminisce’s age is 38 and has a height of 5 ft. 10 inches (178 cm).
Married Life, Husband & Children
As of now, Remy Ma is a happily married woman. She married her boyfriend-turned-husband Papoose on December 17, 2015, and is together ever since. Her spouse Papoose, real name Shamele Mackie is an American rapper.
The couple dated for many years before they exchanged vows.
For a fact, she and Papoose were set to marry in May 2008, however, the plan was postponed due to Remy Ma’s impending sentence to prison.
Well, the couple is the parents of a child, daughter Reminisce MacKenzie "Mac" Mackie born on December 14, 2018.
Moreover, Remy Ma also has a son named Jayson Smith (born on August 13, 2000) from her previous relationship.
Prior to Papoose, she had an affair with Juelz Santana (2004-2005).
Over the years, Remy has been in many controversies including a dispute with Foxy Brown and Nicki Minaj. Back on July 13, 2007, she shot Makeda Barnes-Joseph, who allegedly stole $3,000 from her.
Later, the court convicted her guilty in March 2008 and sentenced her 8 years in prison. Well, Barnes-Joseph had filed an $80 million civil lawsuit against Smith for damages, though no update on the issue ever made highlight after that.
Arrested For Hitting Reality Cast Mate
Remy was arrested on the charge of hitting “Love & Hip Hop New York” cast member Brittney Taylor on April 16, 2019. The incident happened at Irving Plaza in a downtown Manhattan music hall where Ma was reportedly preparing for her concert.
She was arrested on Wednesday, but was later released for $15000 bail.