Ray J Net Worth
Ray J is a music producer, an actor, and a rapper. Ray J Net worth is around $8 million in 2017. His real name is William Ray Norwood, Junior. His mother gave him birth in Mississippi, but Ray grew up in California. Singer Brandy is Ray J’s sister, and he is the cousin of Snoop Dogg, who is a rap artist. Ray J started as an actor.
He showed his performance in television shows like Moesha, The Sinbad Show, One on One and big sister Brandy’s show. He showed his performances in famous movies too which included steel, Envy, and Mars Attacks. At the age of fourteen years, Ray J came on the market with his debut R&B album titled Everything You Want. After this album, “This Ain’t a Game” came on the market in 2001.
Then “Raydiation” in 2005 and“All I Feel” incorporated came included a recording label by the name of Knockout Entertainment and it has worked with music artists like Shorty Mack, Ray J himself and Brandy. In 2009, Ray planned a comeback to the television industry. He appeared in a reality show titled“For the Love of Ray J”, which aired on VH1 as a dating show. It’s two seasons have already on aired.
Another show on the air in 2010 which was Brandy and Ray J: A Family Business. Ray J has enjoyed the privilege of working with top recording artists and producers such as Lil Kim, R. Kelly, The Neptunes, and Timbaland. Ray J mostly earns $90,000 each quarter of a year as royalties for his video with Kim Kardashian titled “home video”.
It means that it is equal to nearly $360,000. This is a handsome amount considering the fact that this video is more than ten years old. Ray J’s royalties increase to $50,000 per week when news highlights include Kardashian in the news for her naked appearance on the Paper Magazines’ cover page or for her wedding.
|Date of Birth||January 17th, 1981|
|Full Name||William Ray Norwood Jr.|
|Profession||Actor, Songwriter, Singer, Television Celebrity|
|Genres||Pop, R&B, Hip Hop|
|Nationality||The United States of America|
|Associated acts||Princess Love, Snoop Dogg, Shorty Mack, Brandy|
|Birthplace||Mc Comb, Mississippi|
|Height||5′ 7″ (1.70 m)|
|Shoe Size||12 US|
|Ray J Net worth||$8 million|
|Per Year Income||$ 1 million|
|Quotes||“Keep your life in a positive perspective. We are not defined by our pasts.”|
|Love life||Princess Love|
Ray J’s real name is William Ray Norwood, Junior.
His mother gave him birth in McComb. His father was Willie Norwood and his mother was Sonja Bates-Norwood. Singer Brandy is Ray J’s sister and he is the cousin of Snoop Dogg, who is a rap artist.
He moved to Los Angeles from McComb in an early part of his life. He started appearing in television commercials for different companies in 1989. He was part of The Sindbad Show in 1993 and 1994 as the foster son. His looks were boyish at that time and he had an easygoing image.
As a result of his looks, Brandy’s Television show, Moesha’ producers assigned him the role of Dorean in UPN series. He played this role till 2001 from 1999. His first album “Everything you want” came on the market in 1997 and he reached the peak of his success with his second album “Let it go”.
He released his next album after a gap of two years in 2005. Twenty million copies of this album were sold. This album was a booster in the net worth of Ray J. He also came in the market with two more albums in 2005 titled “The family business” and “All I feel.”
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His yearly income is around $ 1 million.