About Trick Daddy
Trick Daddy, real name Maurice Young, is a successful American rapper and music producer. He gained prominence in the mid 1990s, appearing on the track “Scarred” and gained further recognition with an album Based on the True Story, which was released in 1997. Since then Trick has released seven studio albums: thug.com, Thugs Are Us, Books of Thugs: Chapter AK Verse 47, Back By Thug Demand, Thug Holliday and Thug Matrimony: Married to the Streets. As you have notices, the word “thug”, which is sometimes defined as referring to “A person struggling to make something of his life” or “violent criminal”, features in all of his album titles. The street life remains the dominant topic in his lyrics as well. As for today, Trick Daddy net worth is estimated at $500 dollars.
It was in 1996 that Trick has featured on a studio album for the first time. That year he recorded a collaboration track with Luke Campbell, which was later released with his work Uncle Luke. Campbell’s album was a commercial success and reached no. 51 on US Billboard 200, exposing Trick’s music to quite a wide audience.
Following this breakthrough, Trick Daddy net worth started to grow little by little. The same year Daddy landed a deal with a newly established label Slip-n-Slide and started working in the record studio. His debut album, entitled Based on the True Story, was released in summer 1997. Although it did not chart on Billboard, it enjoyed a moderate commercial success in Miami region.
Trick’s second album thug.com reached the stores by the end of next year. Mostly due to the success of the single “Nanna Nigga” (ft. Trina), the album attracted a considerable attention and peaked at No. 30 on Billboard 200. For those wondering who is Trina, she is a record producer, rapper and a former model. The appearance on thug.com marked a breakthrough in her professional career. Following the success of “Nanna Nigga” Trina has released five studio albums and was nominated for a number of prestigious awards. Her fortune currently amounts to $10 million. Compared to this sum Trick Daddy net worth looks like a pocket money.
Following the release of his second album Trick Daddy landed a deal with one of the most influential labels, Atlantis records. While working with this company, the rapper released some of the most successful albums. The first of them, entitled Thugs We Are, was finished by the mid- 2001. The album debuted at No. 4 on Billboard 200 and eventually received Platinum certification from the Recording Industries Association of America, selling more than 1 million copies in the US. Needless to say, the revenues from this album added a solid sum to the current Trick Daddy net worth.