Lil Jon At Cabana Pool Bar Toronto
Rocking the crowd: See Bio and Photo below.
Get to Know Lil Jon
Occupation: American rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, and international DJ
Lil Jon net worth is estimated at $25 million. Born as Jonathan Mortimer Smith is known as Lil Jon in the entertainment industry due to his catchphrase ‘Yey-ah.’ His success in the music industry is also contributed in his career being a music producer. Lil Jon net worth started to accumulate after he formed a rap group named Lil John and The East Side Boyz back in 1997 and the groups have released a number of urban hit singles and albums. Lil Jon united with the Ying Yang Twins to record “Get Low,” a single that managed to peak at the Top Ten on the Billboard Hot 100. Aside from music keeping him busy, Lil Jon oversees his company that produces the energy drink “Crunk.” Add to that, he also has a wine company that produces merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and chardonnay. these two companies contributed to the growth of Lil Jon net worth.
Lil Jon was given the chance to show his managerial skills at the Celebrity Apprentice on its 11th and 13th seasons and finished fourth and third place respectively. Before he was famous, he started working as a DJ in various Atlanta night clubs. After which, he worked for So So Def in 1993 up to 2000, a step which became crucial to Lil Jon net worth. In 2010, Lil Jon went solo and released his first album titled Crunk Rock. Jason Birchmeir of All Music described this artist’s production as “bass-heavy”. He even added that the album Put Yo Hood Up has “a long and varied list of guest rappers to accompany the beats”. Lil Jon’s music is highly influenced by so many – 2 Live Crew, Geto Boys, 8Ball & MJG, Sir Mix-A-Lot, OutKast and also Three 6 Mafia. Addition to the aforementioned, Lil Jon was also influenced by Korn and Rick Rubin.
Past Interviews with Lil Jon