|Band Name:||Insane Clown Posse|
|Also known as:||Insane Clown Posse|
|Origin:||Delray, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.|
|Members Name:||Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$35 Million|
|Last Updated:||June 2023|
How many here are fond of listening to hip hops, and how many of you are fond of watching wrestling. You must be thinking about the connection between the two. Well, for your information, let me introduce you to the hardcore hip hop duo ‘Insane Clown Posse’, popularly known as the ICP.
The duo consisting of Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope are also called ‘horrorcore’ for their hardcore hip hop. They are known for their horror and supernatural themes. They have given many live performances and brought many hit albums. Also, they have ventured into wrestling, creating a whole new federation for it.
Well, how well do you know about Insane Clown Posse? If not much, here is what we know about Insane Clown Posse to date.
Two boys with an extreme passion for hip hop met one day in a park. The two people were Joseph Bruce and Joseph Utsler. Slowly, being with each other in a hip hop atmosphere suited their interests. Both of them, along with Joseph Utsler’s brother, John Utsler, came up with a single ‘Party at the Top of the Hill’ under the name of ‘Master JJ’. But, after that, John Utsler had to move away due to financial difficulties. After that, Joseph Utsler and Joseph Bruce, along with some other friends, formed a band, ‘Inter-City Posse’.
The main feature of the duo is the main singers perform wearing the costume of ‘Wicked Clowns’. They are also called ‘Horrorcore’ for their hardcore performances. They have released a total of 14 Studio albums so far, and all have been widely hit. Their songs are mostly centred on dark mythological carnivals with supernatural and horror lyrics.
In that, several entities judge the lives of the dead through stories called ‘Joker’s Cards’. Over the years, their entire catalogue has been sold for more than 6.5 million units in the whole of the United States and Canada. They have earned two platinum albums and five gold albums, something which is a very unique feat.
The duo is also behind the independent record label ‘Psychopathic Records’. They also formed their professional wrestling federation. It is known as Juggalo Championship Wrestling, and their fans are called ‘Juggalos’. Once, the National Gang Intelligence Center under the FBI listed the Juggalos in the list of ‘Loosely Organized Hybrid Gang’. After that, the Insane Clown Posse sued straightaway the FBI. A time came when Insane Clown Posse was earning fame both in music and wrestling. While Joseph Utsler won JCW Heavyweight Championship, Joseph Bruce won the JCW Tag Team Championship.
Awards and Achievements
Insane Clown Posse is known for creating havoc once they hold up the mike. Now, such a performance deserves awards. They have earned two platinum albums and two gold albums. The duo has won the Outstanding Hip Hop Artist/Group award for their work in 2010. They also received the Distinguished Achievement Award in 2011. One of their works, ‘in Yo Face,’ was also nominated for Outstanding Video/Major Budget (Over $10,000 category). Also, they hold a record of selling 6.5 million catalogues by their name.
Net Worth & Earnings of Insane Clown Posse in 2023
Insane Clown Posse has earned a name, fame as well as money over the years. The millions of copies of their work and multiple golds and platinum albums have also given them lots of money. As of 2023, There is a reason why their net worth is estimated close to $35 million.
Insane Clown Posse, a unique variety of musical hip-hop duo band. All of this started just when a bunch of boys started executing their passion, despite facing financial difficulties. Slowly, they started rising to fame with their unique brand of hardcore hip-hop. It eventually became their identity, giving them the title of ‘Horrorcore’. Another reason behind the title was their horror and supernatural themes.
Today, they have more than 6.5 million copies of catalogues being sold by their name. They also went on to bring on a new wrestling federation altogether with ‘Juggalos’ fans all over. About their widely received careers in wrestling and music today, they are sitting on the top of high name and fame and immense wealth. So, just while we wrap up, we would like to congratulate them and, more than that, thank them for giving us so many memorable pieces in both music and wrestling. Also, we would like to wish them all the very best in their future endeavours.