Method Man’s net worth – Discover the secrets behind Method Man Net Worth, his life, career and how he became successful. Method man is also a member of the American hip hop group Wu-Tang Clan formed in 1992. Apart from being a member of the group, he also works with duo partner Redman.
Popularly referred to as Method Man, his real name is Clifford M. Smith Jr. and he is an American rapper and actor.
He has won a Grammy and also has starred in movies such as Venom (2005), The Cobbler (2014), and Keanu (2016).
Method Man was born on the 2nd of November 1971 in Hempstead, Long Island in the US state of New York.
He had his upbringing in both Long Island and also in Park Hill Staten Island as his parents didn’t live together. Smith has two sisters namely Terri and Missy.
Rise to Fame
He started out as a member of the hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan. The group released its first album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) in 1993 and Method man was privileged to solo one of the songs.
In 1994, he got signed to Def Jam Recordings with the Wu-Tang Clan approval. That year saw him release his first album titled Tical.
The album sold over a million copies and also debuted on Billboard Hot 100 Charts.
Filled with the thoughts that the world was coming to an end, Method Man released his second album in 1998 titled Tical 2000: Judgement Day which had Chris Rock and Redman featuring in it with brief appearances by Janet Jackson and Donald Trump.
The album was commercially more successful than the previous album. He later collaborated with rapper Redman to produce the album Blackout which went on to top charts and sell millions of copies.