P Diddy or also known as Sean Combs is an American Hip-hop artist, singer, actor, and rapper from New York.
Also known as Puff Daddy, Diddy, Puffy and brother love, his popularity started to bloom when he worked at Uptown Records as a talent director before later found his own label, Bad Boy Entertainment. Lets have a look at P Diddy’s net worth in 2020.
P Diddy Post Career
Born in New York on 4th November 1969, Sean Combs grew up with a single parent mother. His Father, Melvin was shot dead during his service in the U.S military force when he was only 2. Sean Comb’s mother, Janice, worked as a teacher’s assistant and a freelance model.
After graduating from Roman Catholic Mount Saint Michael Academy in 1987, Combs took a business major at Howard University.
Sean Combs Career
Combs started his career by working for Uptown Records as a talent director. However, his contract with Uptown Records annulled as he was fired from the company. Diddy went on to establish the record label Bad Boy Entertainment in 1993 alongside The Notorious B.I.G.
After making his own label, he started to scout more artists such as Usher, Lil Kim, Boys II Men and TLC to the label which made his label popular.
In late 1997, he decided to change his stage name from Combs to Puff Daddy and release his own debut single titled “Can’t Nobody Hold Me Down” that later became such a huge hit and took the first place on the billboard hot 100 charts.
His debut album “No Way out” was released in July 1997 and sold over 561,000 copies in the first week. The album earned five nominations for the prestigious Grammy Music Awards.
Move forward to 2005, Combs once again change his stage name to P Diddy and took a step to an acting career in his first-ever acting debut film “Carlito’s Way: Rise to Power”.
He also took some MC gigs in MTV VMA (Video Music Awards) in 2005 and named as one of the influential public figures of 2005.
Most of P Diddy’s work is recognized through his collaboration with big rappers artist such the likes of The Notorious B.I.G, Boyz II Men, Usher and TLC.
The success of his own albums played a part in him gaining a huge net worth.
He is known as one of the richest Hip-hop artists in the world as well as a successful businessman.
P Diddy Net Worth 2020
Jay-z is the richest hip hop artist of all and P Diddy comes in at second place. Sean Combs influences and career are still relevant today and probably still has a long way to go.
See also: Drake’s Net Worth
P Diddy’s net worth is estimated to be $879 Million in 2020, there is no doubt that his success will continue to soar throughout the year.