Meek Mill, whose real name is Robert Rahmeek Williams, was born on May 6, 1987, in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After his husband’s death, his mother Kathy worked multiple jobs to support her household. She had to resort to stealing on occasion.
Meek was a bashful kid when he was younger. Meek’s uncle, Grandmaster Nell, was a pioneer DJ in the late 1980s Philadelphia hip-hop scene. Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff were influenced by DJ Grandmaster Nell. As a teenager, Meek began competing in rap battles under the moniker Meek Millz.
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Meek’s career began in the mid-2000s, when he began releasing mixtapes. “Flamerz,” a mixtape released in 2007, was the first to catch his notice. T.I.’s Grand Hustle Records and Warner Brothers Records took notice of that mixtape and its follow-up, “Flamerz 2 – Hottest in the City.”
He signed with Rick Ross’ Warner Brothers Music label, Maybach Music Group, when he was dismissed. “Dreams and Nightmares,” his debut studio album, was published in 2012 and reached number one on the US Rap and Hip/Hop R&B charts, as well as the Billboard 200 chart.
His second album, “Dreams Worth More Than Money,” was released in 2015 and also charted at number one. “Wins and Losses,” his third album, debuted at number two on the Rap and Hip Hop/R&B charts in 2017.
Meek Mill began dating Nicki Minaj in early 2015 and performed for her on her 2015 global tour. Meek and Minaj ended their two-year engagement in January 2017.
Making his return from state custody in 2018, Mill and fellow recording artist Jay-Z co-founded the reform Alliance Foundation. The objective of the non-profit group is to improve the criminal justice system by campaigning for changes in laws and regulations, starting with probation and parole.
Highlights of Meek’s Pay: From September 2017 to September 2018, Meek earned $15 million. That was enough to make him one of the world’s top 20 highest-paid rappers. Zappos and Puma are two of his sponsors. He earned $20 million between September 2018 and September 2019.
Meek and Nicki Minaj rented a house in Beverly Hills for $35,000 per month in 2016. The house was built in 2008 on the old home of Frank Sinatra. The home has a total area of 10,340 square feet and offers panoramic views of the city and mountains.
A two-story foyer, a huge living room with a fire, and arched French doors going outside characterize the home. There are eight bedrooms, as well as an eat-in kitchen, a wood-lined library with built-ins, a formal dining room, and a family room.
Meek Mill was arrested after assaulting two pedestrians in St. Louis on March 11, 2017. For breaking his parole, he was sentenced to two to four years in state prison. He was held at the State Correctional Facility in Chester, Pennsylvania, for five months.
In August of same year, a documentary series titled “Free Meek” was released. His many encounters with the criminal justice system are the focus of the book. Meek served as the show’s executive producer.