Originally posted on October 23, 2020 @ 2:09 pm
James L. Smith aka J Prince is an American entrepreneur who is the CEO of the record label, Rap-A-Lot. Additionally, he is a boxing athlete manager and music promoter.
J Prince has a good ear when it comes to spotting musical talent. Thanks to him, Drake became one of the biggest Hip hop artists after he discovered him. It seems whatever J Prince touches turns to gold. To illustrate, he was the manager of the boxing icon, Floyd Mayweather.
J Prince will also be remembered for his selfless work in philanthropy. He even built a community center in his neighborhood in Houston. The mayor of Houston and the city council honored his philanthropy work on January 30, 2007.
To find out more about J Prince’s net worth and lifestyle, check out the rest of our writeup.
Net Worth and Income Sources.
J Prince has cemented himself in the millionaires club thanks to his knack for business. With big names like Drake and Floyd Mayweather in his management portfolio, best believe that his bank account is bursting at the seams.
J Prince is estimated to be worth a jaw-dropping $45 million.
He earned his wealth through his music label, Rap-A-Lot, where he promotes and manages hip hop artists. Moreover, he has made a lot of money as a boxing manager for talents like Andre Ward and Floyd Mayweather.
Houses, Cars, Properties, and Lifestyle.
Thanks to his entrepreneurial witty head, J Prince rose from the ashes to millionaire-glory just like the mythical phoenix.
He owns several high-end properties in the country. One of the most impressive is a penthouse in Upper Kirby, Houston, Texas. The house can only be described as palatial. It boasts expensive finishes and modern furniture.
However, his penthouse is trumped in size by his 1000-acre ranch in Texas which is home to a big herd of Angus cattle. The investment generates over $200,000 annually.
If you think the ranch was impressive, you haven’t heard of J Prince’s personal Island in the waters off Belize.
Over the years, J Prince has owned many luxury cars from brands like Rolls Royce and Mercedes.
In 1986, J Prince founded his own record label, Rap-A-Lot, based in Houston, Texas. The label is known for signing the group, Geto Boys.
J Prince has also managed boxing personalities like Floyd Mayweather as aforementioned. He has also produced documentaries; 2006, Pimpalation, and 2008, The Final Chapter.
Lately, J Prince has been very active in philanthropy. He has helped the Houston community with several projects like a community shelter, HIV/AIDS sensitization, and promoting computer skills to his community members.