How Much is P Diddy Worth?
Sean Combs known by stage names P Diddy, Puff Daddy or Diddy is a famous American rapper, singer, songwriter, record executive, actor, and businessman. The three-time Grammy award-winning rapper is best known for albums like No Way Out, Forever, Saga Continues and Press Play. He is the founding father of Bad Boy Entertainment, a record label company.
In 2017, he earned $130 million making him the highest-earning entertainer and his net worth is $885 million which him the second richest rapper, below Jay-Z. Below we talk on the brief of his financial aspects, his earnings from record albums and all other income sources.
He Owns a Net Worth of $900 Million- Earnings, Salary, And Other Income Sources
As of 2020, Sean Combs has accumulated a massive fortune of $850 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. His wealth comprises of the money that he made as a rapping artist, as a record producer, and as a businessman.
He started as a talent director before starting his own music record label named Bad Boy Entertainment (1993).
His debut album was titled No Way Out which was followed by other albums like Forever, the Saga Continues and Press Play.
Combs then formed the rap group Diddy-Dirty Money with whom he released the album Last Train to Paris.
Over the years he has worked with many rappers like Late The Notorious B.I.G, Machine Gun Kelly, Rick Ross, and Usher to name a few.
As an actor he has acted in films like Bad Boys II, starring Will Smith and Get Him to the Greek, featuring Jonah Hill.
Similarly, Back in 2017, as per Forbes, Diddy scored third position in the list of highest earning hip hop artists with a total of $740 in annual earnings.
Earnings From Album Sales
Being a musician Puff Diddy earned most of his wealth from the sales of record albums. His albums along with their record sales have been given below:
|What’s the 411?||1992||$4,500,000|
|Ready to Die||1994||$7,930,000|
|Life After Death||1997||$7,150,000|
|I Got Next||1997||$650,000|
|No Way Out||1997||$10,100,000|
|Release Some Tension||1997||$650,000|
|When Disaster Strikes…||1997||$1,430,000|
|In My Lifetime, Vol. 1||1997||$1,300,000|
|Godzilla: The Album||1998||$3,250,000|
|Keep the Faith||1998||$1,300,000|
|The Notorious K.I.M.||2000||$6,760,000|
|It Was All a Dream||2001||$1,300,000|
|War & Peace Volume 2||2001||$793,000|
|All For You||2001||$6,140,000|
|The Saga Continues…||2001||$130,000|
|New Old Songs||2001||$650,000|
He is assumed to have earned quite well, from the projects as a record producer and as a featuring artist.
- 2006 – $28 Million
- 2007 – $35 Million
- 2008 – $30 Million
- 2009 – $30 Million
- 2010 – $35 Million
- 2011 – $45 Million
- 2012 – $50 Million
- 2013 – $60 Million
- 2014 – $60 Million
- 2015 – $62 Million
- 2016 – $130 Million
- 2017 – $130 Million
- 2018 – $64 Million
Ronald Burkle invested $100 million in his clothing line, Sean John in December of 2003.
Sean purchased the clothing company Enyce from Liz Claiborne in 2008 at the price of $20 million.
He also invested $30.5 million in L.A. Dodgers and in Adidas in 2018 in the High School Esports Company PlayVS.
Instagram, YouTube, And Endorsement Deals
He is active on Instagram as @diddy where he has 15M followers. From every, he post makes on the social media platform he makes $29,361 – $48,935.
According to Socialblade, his earning from YouTube is $13-$203 per month and $152-$2.4k yearly.
He has endorsement deals with Burger King, AQUAhydrate, DeLeon, Ciroc and DeLeon Tequila. However, the money he received from the contracts has not been disclosed.
Assets- Houses And Cars
His Georgian style mansion located in Toluca Lake in 2009 at $5.25 million.
He bought a hilltop mansion at the price of $7 million which is spread over 17,000 sq ft and accommodates 8 bedrooms and nine bathrooms.
In 2004 Sean bought an apartment in Manhattan near Park Imperial after paying $5 million. He sold the asset in 2017 at $5.75 million.
He bought a Star Island House in Miami, Florida in 2003 at the price of $14.5 million.
That same year he purchased a home in Alpine, New Jersey at the price of $7 million which he later sold in 2016 at $5.5 million.
His apartment in 807 Park Avenue in New York City cost him $12 million in 1999. The property was sold in 2018 at the market price of $29 million.
He Has Over a Dozen Cars
He owns a couple of rides which now sit in his garage.
- Maybach 57 – $417,402
- Rolls Royce Phantom Drop Head Coupe – $530,000
- 1958 Corvette – $60,000
- Jeep Wrangler Unlimited – $29,540
- Bugatti Veyron – $3 million
- Cadillac Escalade – $75,195
- BMW 2002 – $36,500
- Ferrari 360 Spider – $109,999
- Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren – $497, 750
- Porsche 918 Spyder – $929,000
- Mclaren F1 – $19,805,000
- Lamborghini Diablo – $271,918
- Porsche 959 – $425,000
- Maserati GranTurismo – $134,775
- Corvette ZR1 – $64,000
- Hennessey Venom F5 – $1.6 million
- Dauer 962 le Mans – $2 Million
- Noble M12 GTO 2.5 – $76,400
- Porsche 911 GT3 – $170,000
- Ferrari F40 – $399,150
He gifted his son, Justin a Maybach car of $360,000 on his 16th birthday.
Charity, Insurance, And Taxes
He helped raised $1 million along with Jay-Z to help the Hurricane Katrina victims and also donated clothes from his Sean John clothing line.
He also donated $1 million to Howard University to help establish the Sean Combs Scholarship for underprivileged students.
There is no information regarding his insurances. He must be paying a huge amount of money in the name of taxes.
Sean Combs’ Personal Life- Age, Education, Relationships, Height And Weight
He was born as Sean John Combs on 4th November 1969 in New York City, New York, the United States. He is the son of Melvin Earl Combs and Janice Smalls. His father was killed when Sean was just 2 years old.
He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is African-American.
He graduated from Roman Catholic Mount Saint Michael Academy and later enrolled at Howard University where he was a business major but left soon. Again in 2014 he rejoined Howard and received the Honorary Doctorate in Humanities.
59-year-old Diddy isn’t married yet but he has had a couple of affairs in the past. He was in a relationship with Misa Hylton-Brim with whom he had a son named Justin.
Combs also had an affair with Kimberly Porter, with whom he shares a son and two twin daughters; Christian and Jessie James and D’Lila Star. Kim died on 15th November 2018 suffering from pneumonia.
He also had an affair with Sarah Chapman with whom he had a daughter named Chance.
Overall coms has has 6 children without having a wife.
Height And Weight
The American rapper has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches (177.8 cms) and his body weigh about 80 kg (176 lbs).
- Before fame, Diddy worked as a newspaper delivery boy.
- His father was shot to death by a New York gang.
- To get Diddy to college, her mother did four part time jobs.
- Something he fears the most is having long second toe.