Celebrated Name: Kurupt
Real Name/Full Name: Ricardo Emmanuel Brown
Gender: Male
Age: 51 years old
Birth Date: 23 November 1972
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.80 m
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Gail Gotti (m. 2007)
Children: Yes (Tren Brown, Mary Brown)
Profession: American rapper
Net Worth in 2024: $500 thousand
Last Updated: July 2024

Kurupt, who is officially known as Ricardo Emmanuel Brown, is an actor, former executive deputy president of the famous Death Row Records, and rapper. This 45-year-old American celebrity is popularly known for being a part of Hip-hop duo called Tha Dogg Pound, and hip-hop supergroups called The HRSMN.

Maybe you know about Kurupt very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Kurupt’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Ricardo Emmanuel Brown was born in 1972, 23rd October. His place of birth was Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His mother and father are Sharon Hill Brown and Jomax Collins, respectively. He grew up together with his brother, Roscoe, who is also a famous rapper in America. His whole family lived in Philadelphia throughout his childhood.

Kurupt is also the cousin of the famous rapper Redrum781. When he was sixteen years, he left Philadelphia for California and resided in the Hawthorne area. 2 years later, Kurupt moved to South Los Angeles and managed to get a place in Crenshaw District. While he was young, he enjoyed listening to rap songs and would practice rapping.

Personal life

Kurupt has been in a romantic relationship with the female artist, Gail Gotti, who is officially known as Jovan Brown. The couple got married in 2007 after years of dating. Currently, their relationship is coming to an end as they are formally waiting for legal separation. Kurupt has two children, Teen Brown and Mary Brown.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 23 November 1972, Kurupt is 51 years old as of today’s date 21st July 2024. His height is 1.80 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.


Kurupt rapping career kicked off officially in 1991 when he appeared in three songs of an album released by The S.O.S Band called One of Many Nights. He later made a deal with Death Row Records. This record gave him a chance to meet with celebrities such as Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Nate Dogg, Fax Dillinger, and others. Trouble followed Death Row Records after signing a contract with Tupac Shakur. The rivalry between Bad Boy Entertainment and Death Row Records started.

After Tupac’s murder in 1996, artists in the records started leaving. He signed a deal with Antra Records and started rapping again. Kurupt later joined with other artists to form The HRSMN.

In 2002, Kurupt went back to Death Row Records and became the vice president of the label. He then started working on his new album and mentoring other Death Row Records artists. He then left the records all over again. In 2008 he surprisingly appeared in Snoop Dogg album. He had an association with another famous hip-hop artist.

Awards and Achievements

Kurupt has appeared in many films and has made several music albums. He is a former Death Row Records vice president who worked himself out to assist in the development of the label. In 1996, Kurupt was a nominee of the Grammy Award best rapper.

Net Worth & Salary of Kurupt in 2024

Kurupt Net Worth
Kurupt Net Worth

As of July 2024, Kurupt Net Worth is $500 thousand. This net has been from his several albums and collaborations he has part of over the years. His films have also aided in amassing this net worth.

For you to achieve your goals, you have to put in some effort. You achieve but strive to make it. Kurupt has worked extra hard to reach where he is today. He has gone through a lot but has chosen to prioritize his goals.


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