Percy Romeo Miller, Jr. is an American rapper, actor, basketball player, entrepreneur, and model who has a net worth of million dollars.
He is best known by his stage name Maserati Rome or simply Rome (formerly Lil’ Romeo and Romeo). Lil founded the record labels Guttar Music, The Next Generation, Take A Stand, and his current label No Limit Forever.
Biography & Wiki
Lil Romeo was born on August 19, 1989, in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. he is the son of hip-hop artist Master P and Sonya C also a former rapper. He was signed on to Soulja Music Entertainment when he wrote a rap to his father. He was five years old then. Lil Romeo dated Toneata Morgan and Briona Mae. He currently single.
Lil Romeo debuted as a rapper in 2001. He released an album titled “Lil Romeo”. The album made over 200,000 sales in its first week of release. He released his next album the following year. The album was titled “Game Time” and it reached number 33 on the Billboard 200.
In 2004, he released “Romeoland”. This album did not perform very well but it reached number 70 on the Billboard 200 music chart. He founded a new record label called Gutter Music Entertainment with his father. He also teamed up with his brother Valentino Miller and three of his cousins C-Los, Willie J, and Lil’ D to form the rap group called Rich Boyz.
The group released their debut album titled “Young Ballers: The Hood Been Good to Us” on November 22, 2005. He also released his digital album titled “Lottery” in 2006. Both albums were released through Gutter Music. At that time, Lil Romeo had changed his name to Romeo and the album “Lottery” was released under the new name. he also released “God’s Gift” in the same year.
He also released several mixtapes after that. Romeo also ventured into acting. He made a cameo appearance in the 2001 film titled” Max Keeble’s Big Move”. In 2003, he starred in dance movie “Honey”. He also made a cameo appearance in the film titled “Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide”.
He also starred in the series titled “The Defenders” and 2011 romantic movie titled “Jumping the Broom”. He also launched his clothing line called “College Boyys”. According to him, he wants young people to dress themselves in clothes that make them feel successful. The clothing line was promoted by his group called the “College Boyys”, and young artists including Justin Bieber, Jaden Smith, and Big Time Rush.
Romeo also pursued a career in basketball. He also pursued a career in modeling. He modeled for a new 2011 calendar. He also modeled for TROIX magazine in 2011. He also participated in the “Dancing with the Stars” show. He partnered with Chelsie Hightower.
Awards & Achievements
Romeo has won three Billboard Awards including 2001 Rap Artist of the Year. He has been nominated for Kids Choice Awards on three occasions, 2004 to 2006, he won the award in 2005. He was also nominated for Teen Choice Awards, Black Reel Awards in 2004 for his performance in the movie “Honey”.
Net worth of Lil Romeo
Lil Romeo has an estimated net worth of $6 million. He has ventured into several career paths aside his rap career. he ventured into acting, modeling, clothing designing and basketball. His major source of wealth is his career as a musician.
He was born rich and he entered into the rap industry through his father who was already a rapper. He revealed that he used to lick the writing on his shirt that read “I’m going to college”. He believed that action made a difference in his life. his single “My Baby” attained a certified platinum status.