|Real Name/Full Name||Webster Gradney, Jr.|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Webbie|
|Birth Place:||Baton Rouge, Louisiana|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||6 September 1985|
|Age/How Old:||37 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 174 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – N/A
|Profession:||rapper, songwriter and actor|
|Net Worth:||$3 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2023|
Webbie is known as a successful actor, rapper and songwriter from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Many singers who have ventured in rap industry have left the career on the way and focused on different career. This is because, rap might seem very simple, but it is definitely not as easy as it seems.
Therefore, for a singer being able to achieve such great success in his life it is definitely not a walk in the park. Webbie is among the singers who have managed to overcome all the challenges one can face in writing rap music and has emerged a great success today. Some of his work include: Bad Bitch, Savage Life 2 and Hustle and Flow among others.
Well, how well do you know about Webbie? If not much, here is what we know about Webbie to date.
Biography and Early Life
It was on 6th of September in 1985 when Webbie came to existence by the name Webster Gradney Jr. and he was born in Louisiana in a place known as Baton Rouge. Webbie didn’t have the best childhood as he lost his mother when he was only 9 years old. Luckily, he had a great dad who always took care of him.
When his father was not with him, he was taken care of by his grandmother. His love for music became evidence when he was just five years of age. This is the time he started writing rhymes and his love was for hardcore rap artists which included Southern hip hop performers like Geto Boys and UGK among others.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Webbie in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Webbie’s age is 37 years old as of today’s date 1st June 2023 having been born on 6 September 1985. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 174 lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.
Webbie’s love for music was evidence from a very young age. This might be the reason why he never had enough time to talk about his childhood life. Apart from keeping the names of his parents and siblings if any, from the general public, he has also hidden information about his studies. There is no news of the school he attended and whether he graduated from college or not.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Webbie is a great man and has achieved a lot in his career life. However, when it comes to his love life, there is very little information available to the public. One thing that is for sure is that he was once dating as his girlfriend took him to court for physically and verbally abusing her. The name of his girlfriend is however not revealed. Currently, he is assumed to be single or he has decided to keep his personal information away from the media.
Is Webbie Gay?
Webbie might have such a crazy life but there is no information of him being gay. Therefore, we will conclude that he is straight as far as his sexual orientation is concerned until otherwise proven.
As per his music career, he made a debut in 2001 after he was featured in Lil Boosie’s album titled For My Thugs. They went ahead to release another one named Ghetto Stories in 2003 while Gangsta Musik was released in 2004. Apart from these collaborations he has also done several singles some of which include; Give Me That, Savage Life and Savage Life 2.
Webbie has been doing music since 2001 and although not all his albums have been successful, nothing has ever deterred him or made him loose his focus in his career. His fourth album titled Savage Life 4 which was part of Savage Life album series was released in 2013 on November 19th. The first song on this album was however released on 16th April 2013. The last on this series was Savage Life 6 which was released in 2020.
Webbie might have not received any awards and nominations yet but his career as a singer and actor has borne great fruits. Looking at his net worth and the fame he has today, we can all agree that he is truly a gifted rapper.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Webbie in 2023
Webbie has worked very hard over the years. As a result, he has managed to earn a net worth of $3 million as of 2023. We expect this to get even better with time since he is still actively involved in both music and film industry.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- On 14thOctober in 2011, he was banned from appearing on BET 106 & Park episode with allegations of making inappropriate sexual comments to Rocsi who was the show’s hostess.
- On 13thSeptember 2012, he was arrested on suspicion of robbery and battery in Baton Lounge.
Apart from music, Webbie has also been involved in the film industry. In October 2010, he managed to make an independent biographical movie titled Ghetto Stories with Lil Boosie. This movie was based on their lyrical themes and their lives. He was also cast in Video Girl which was a music film and it featured actress Meagan Good.