Pitbull Biography & Net Worth

Pitbull Biography

Popular Name: Pitbull
Birth Name: Armando Christian Pérez
Birth Date: 15 January 1981
Birth Place: Miami, Florida, United States
Age: 39
Gender: Male
Nationality American
Height: 170cm
Weight: 73Kg
Sexuality: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Children: 2 — Bryce Pérez and Destiny Pérez
Profession: Rapper, singer, actor, brand ambassador, activist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist
Years active: 2002 till date
Net Worth: $80 Million
Last Updated: April  2020

As expected as the outcome of all his endeavours, a large percentage of Pitbull net worth 2020 has been acquired as a result of his successful career as an entertainer. Pitbull, whose real name is Armando Christian Perez is a talented American singer and rapper from Miami who also goes by the nickname “Mr. Worldwide”. The rest of this publication is centered on Pitbull’s biography, achievements, and many more information about one the most popular rappers in the world.

Pitbull’s Early Life

Armando Christian Perez was born on 15 January, 1981, in Miami, Florida, United States. When he was around age three? he could recite the works of Jose Marti, one of Cuba’s national hero and poet. His parents split when he was quite young and he was raised and cared for by his single mother. Growing up, Perez was influenced by the Miami genre of pop music.

For his education, Perez attended South Miami Senior High School after which he  graduated from Miami Coral Park High School.

Pitbull’s Career

For Pitbull, it all began in the year 2002 when rapper Lil Jon gave him his first rapping break. Two years later in 2004, Pitbull released his debut solo album with TVT Records, which included the chart-topping singles ‘Back Up’, ‘Culo’, and ‘Dammit Man’. He began to earn a suitable income from this trade with the more music and performances he made, which added to Pitbull net worth. His second album “El Mariel” was equally successful as it ranked on top charts like the first album did, although his first album was more successful. He continued making his music and releasing several albums, with the most successful being “Planet Pit,” which ranked on the top charts in many countries worldwide, and “Global Warming,” which was also globally successful.

Pitbull’s album “The Boatlift” was released in the year 2007. He worked with several big artists in the industry includingthe  likes of Lil Jon, Trina and Kesha. In 2009, he dropped a fourth album. Some notable tracks from the album are ‘Blanco’, ‘Hotel Room Service’ and ‘I Know You Want Me’.

The album “Climate Change” is one of Pitbull’s most successful albums till date. The album, being his 10th, was released in 2017, with tracks featuring Chris Brown, Jason Derulo, Jennifer Lopez, Enrique Iglesias, and several other music stars.

Pitbull has enjoyed much critical and commercial  success over the years. His hit singles include “Time Of Our Lives” (with Ne-Yo), “Timber” (featuring Kesha), “Feel This Moment (featuring Christina Aguilera), “Give Me Everything” (featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack, and Nayer), “I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)”, and more. His albums have sold millions of copies globally. He is notable for his extremely catchy singles and many collaborations. Some other artists he has collaborated with include Usher, Diddy, and Shakira. He has headlined a total of six concert tours, and toured as the opening act for Enrique Iglesias and Britney Spears, as well as locking down three Las Vegas residencies.

For his constant grooving and pop songs, Pitbull receives humungous crowds for most of his concerts, some which include ‘Pitbull Live in Hong-Kong’, ‘North American Tour’, ‘Planet Pit World Tour, and ‘Rebelution Tour’.

Pitbull’s Albums

Pitbull net worth 2020
Pitbull Net Worth 2020

Since his career started in 2002, Pitbull has released the following studio albums

  • M.I.A.M.I. (2004)
  • El Mariel (2006)
  • The Boatlift (2007)
  • Pitbull Starring in Rebelution (2009)
  • Armando (2010)
  • Planet Pit (2011)
  • Global Warming (2012)
  • Globalization (2014)
  • Dale (2015)
  • Climate Change (2017)
  • Libertad 548 (2019) [97]

Awards & Achievements

In a still active career that has been on for over a decade, this rapper has done so well to receive over 175 award winnings and nominations for all his work in the music industry. His total award winnings include

  • 2 ALMA Awards
  • 4 Billboard Music Awards
  • 8 Billboard Latin Music Awards
  • 2 BMI Awards
  • 1 Grammy Award
  • 2 iHeartRadio Music Awards
  • 6 Latin Music Italian Awards
  • 1 Latin American Music Award
  • 1 Latin Grammy Award
  • 1 MP3 Music Award
  • 1 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award Colombia,
  • 3 Premio Lo Nuestro
  • 11 Premios Juventud
  • 2 Los Premios 40 Principales

Furthermore, Pitbull was honoured with a ‘Key to the City’ by the City of Miami on August 19, 2009. He also received a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2014.

Pitbull’s Personal Life

Although not a lot of information has been disclosed about his relationship life, It has been revealed that the rapper is the father of two children – Bryce Perez and Destiny Perez, who has come as a result of his intimate relationship with Barbara Alba. Rumor has it that he has dated the Mexican-American model Olga Loera. It is also said that he once had a thing with the singer, actress, dancer, and fashion designer Jennifer Lopez.

Pitbull has assisted in the building of the “Sports Leadership & Management Charter Middle-High School” in Miami’s Little Havana, the same neighborhood where he grew up.

Physical Features

Currently at 39 years of age, Pitbull is 170cm tall, and his weight is 73kg. His eyes are dark brown in color. He keeps his head bald, so there’s currently no information about the color of his hair.

Pitbull Net Worth

After many years of reigning at the top as one of the most successful and highest paid rappers in the world, Pitbull net worth has amounted to several millions of dollars. Starting from his debut in the year 2002, Pitbull has released several hit tracks and successful albums which sold millions of copies globally, while earning him the title of “Mr. Worldwide”. He earned more than $480000 from the album sales of his 2011 album “Planet Pit”, and around $400000 from the “Global Warming” album. He reportedly earns an average of $15 million from his tours and album sales, which has made it possible to acquire such an amount of wealth.

Pitbull net worth is estimated at $80 million.


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