Juicy J is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer. He is the member of the Southern hip-hop troupe Three 6 Mafia. He has also released solo albums, and his older brother is rapper Project Pat. Juicy J has released four studio albums and has got many awards and nominations for his performance. He has produced music for many popular artists in the music industry.
Juicy J’s real name is Jordan Michael Houston. He was born on Tennessee’s Memphis on 5 April 1975. His brother Patrick Houston rapper of Project Pat and his father was a preacher.
He was interested in music from a very young age and practised it by using empty oatmeal jars as drums. Later, the rapper received a casino. He started making music without any training by purchasing a four-track recording machine.
There are reports that Juicy J has been married to his wife, Regina Perrera. They were married in 2016, and he uploaded a picture of the same on Instagram. He maintains strict privacy when it comes to maintaining his personal profile.
After becoming a member of Three 6 Mafia in 1991, Juicy J launched Prophet Entertainment. He left it and later went on to launch Hypnotize Minds. In 1995, the group came with their first album ‘Mystic Stylez’. Soon after that, they released ‘Chapter 1: The End’ and ‘Chapter 2: World Domination’.
Their album ‘When the Smoke Clears: Sixty 6, Sixty 1’ became a commercial success in 2001. Soon they released ‘Choices: The Album’, ‘Da Unbreakables’, ‘Choices II: The Setup’, ‘Most Known Unknown’, and ‘Last 2 Walk’.
Three 6 Mafia’s ‘Watch What u Wish…’ was available from March 2015. The group also has an independent album and many other collaborative and compilation albums. They have released a numbers singles as well as EPs.
‘Chronicles of the Juice Man’ is the first solo album of Juicy J. In 2009, he came up with his second solo album ‘Hustle Till I Die’. In 2013, the rapper came up with Stay Trippy’. Released in December 2017 was his most recent studio album ‘Rubba Band Business’.
Juicy J also released ‘Rude Awakening’ in 2016 along with Wiz Khalifa. He has also released many mixtapes and singles. Some of his popular singles are “Bandz a Make Her Dance”, “Bounce It”, “Shell Shocked”, “Kama Sutra”, “Ain’t Nothing”, “Show Out”, and “All I Need”.
Awards & Achievements
In 2006, Juicy J won the Academy Award for Best Original Song. He has received nominations from World Music Awards, BET Hip Hop Awards, and Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards. He is also the winner of the American Music Award in 2014 for “Dark Horse” along with Katy Perry. The rapper was named as the ‘Comeback of the Year’ in 2012 by HipHopDX Year-End Awards. He has also won the MTV Europe Music Award in 2014 and has received a nomination for the Grammy Awards in 2015.
Net Worth & Salary of Juicy J
The estimated net worth of Juicy J is more than $30 million. The accumulation of this wealth is by getting associated with Three 6 Mafia for over two decades. With them, he has released many singles, albums, and mixtapes. It took him little time to establish a successful solo career. Juicy J has been producing music since 1998. He has produced music for artists like Lil Bobby, Wiz Khalifa, Wale, Nicki Minaj, Ludacris, Triple 6 Mafia and Project Pat. He is also the part-owner of Taylor Gang Records.
Juicy J is one of the most renowned rappers in the world. With Three 6 Mafia, he is the first hip-hop act to win an Oscar Award. He also released his own singles and albums and had also appeared as a featured artist. He continues to be an influence for many who wants to get success in music without being trained