Angie Martinez Net worth & Age. Meet her son Niko Ruffin.
We take a look at Angie Martinez who currently hosts The Angie Martinez Show that airs on radio Power Channel 105.1. Tune in, grab a seat for more on Angie Martinez’s net worth, age, family wiki-bio and a lot more here. Also, Know her age, ex-husband Nokio, current fiance and engagement news.
Angie Martinez’s Net worth is $2 Million in 2018.
According to Forbes Magazine, Angie Martinez has an estimated net worth of $2 million. This value is obtained from her work as a radio host, her successful career as a hip-hop artist, and as an author. In 2016, her book My Voice sold nine thousand copies in its first week of release.
As an actress, her role in the movies; Paid in Full and Brown Sugar has contributed to her estimated net worth. The actress also has two rap studio albums all of which had record sales in their first weeks of release.
Sources say that Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, the owner of Power 105.1 pays her a six-figure salary. This is quite a lot of money in the bank and reportedly twice the amount she was offered at Hot 97.
The career that gave Angie Martinez a huge net worth.
The rapper kicked off her career as a Radio presenter at the age of 16 at the urban radio station Hot 96 answering hotlines. She quickly picked up the art, and she could run radio programs successfully under the stewardship of DJ Funkmaster Flex. Occasionally even hosted the Afternoon Drive weekdays with DJ Enuff. The show was stacked with interviews with the biggest names in the Hip-hop and pop industry such as Kanye West, Jay-Z and Mariah Carey.
Talented in various fields, the singer also had acted in motion picture Hip-hop movies such as Paper Soldiers. Angie Martinez’s Other movies include Blood is thicker than water and brown Sugar alongside a star cast of Queen Latifah, Taye Diggs, and Sanaa Lathan. She went on to appear in some other films like Paid in Full, Video Girl and in a comedy television series called This is Hot 97 in 2014.
Venturing into her music career, the origins date back to 1996 when she was encouraged by her friend KRS-One to give rapping a shot. She went on to collaborate with KRS-One in one of his track Heart Beat in the rappers 1997 album I Got Next. Following this collaboration, she gained a following and went on to appear alongside rapper Lil Kim in a remix of her song Not Tonight. The single was such a hit that her collaboration with other artists was in high demand. Her stars aligned and now she appeared in numerous track records with artists including Mary J. Blige, Beenie Man, Cuban Link, N.O.R.E, Jay-Z and DJ Funkmaster Flex.
She has not released any music since then. She is signed to Jay-Z’s recording Label Roc Nation. In her illustrious music career, she got nominated for the Grammy Awards and BET Awards for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist in 2002
Angie Martinez is Engaged to a Secret Fiance after divorce from ex-husband Tamir Ruffin aka “Nokio”
The artist was long married to one Tamir Ruffin aka “Nokio” of the Dru Hill. Together, they have one son called Niko Ruffin born on June 12th, 2003. The couple has since divorced and Angie has custody of her son Niko.
Tabloids and magazines famous for digging up news found out that she is engaged. This was also revealed in a couple of interviews she did. However, details of the relationship, like who she is engaged to and for how long, is private knowledge only she is privy to.
Wiki-bio, Age, and facts
|Date of Birth||January 9th, 1971|
|Place of Birth||Brooklyn|
|Profession||Radio Host, Hip-Hop artist|
|Net worth||$2 million|
The mother of one was born on the January 9th, 1971 in Brooklyn, New York. She is 47 years of age. Her birth sign is the Capricorn. Her mother’s name is Shirley Maldonado but any Information about her father is unavailable on the World Wide Web.
Scouring a number of sources, we managed to pick up a few scraps about her background. She is an American by birth but her father was of Puerto Rican descent and her mother with roots in Cuba. That means she is cross-bred and characterful. Her ethnicity is white.
Most rappers these days find worldwide recognition through viral videos. Angie Martinez’s musical career belongs to the era without smartphones. As such her, $2 million net worth is well deserved. Hopefully, we’ll get to know more about her husband to be when she decides to share her thoughts.