About Q Tip
It has been reported that the overall amount of Q Tip net worth is as much as 8 million dollars, according to the recent calculations. Q Tip has become famous because of his career as a rapper, but in addition to that, he is also known as a successful record producer. Therefore, his career in music has added up a lot to the overall estimate of Q Tip net worth. Q Tip was born in 1970 in Jamaica, Queens, New York. Q Tip is also known by his names of Kamaal Ibn John Fareed and Jonathan Davis. Q Tip has become a huge success when he joined a popular group called “A Tribe Called Quest”. Thus, his performances and records released with the band have added up a lot to the overall size of Q Tip net worth, as well.
In addition to singing with the band, Q Tip has also worked as the group’s main song writer and record producer. In addition to working with this group, he has also served as a record producer for some other musicians, such as Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson, Mobb Deep, Whitney Houston, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Kanye West and Questlove. Therefore, working with such well known people has also added up to the overall sum of Q Tip net worth.
When in 1998 the band “A Tribe Called Quest” decided to go their own ways, Q Tip began his career as a solo artist. However, the label to which he was signed did not think that his records could become commercially successful, and thus, the label did not any of the material that he recorded.
In 2006, “A Tribe Called Quest” came back to the music industry. The band immediately went on a tour, too. Q Tip, as a solo singer, landed a record deal with Universal Motown Records. In 2008, Q Tip released one of his most successful recordings called “The Renaissance”, which was even nominated for a Grammy http://41.media.tumblr.com/b4111df7e87733341977544f1e6042c7/tumblr_mu8xh42Ne91szbfero1_500.pngaward. The sales of it have also increased the total estimate of Q Tip net worth.
All in all, Q Tip has been nominated for four Grammy awards and he became a winner of one of them. Q Tip has also appeared in some lists of the best music producers and Top MCs in many magazines. Therefore, his career in music has been nominated and acknowledged, as well, and it is mainly to his career in rap music that he became so well known.