Mase is the famous stage name of Mason Durell Betha, an American based rapper, songwriter as well as a pastor, who has a net worth of million dollars. He is best recognized for being contracted to Sean “Diddy” Combs’s label named as Bad Boy Records.
Biography & Wiki:
Mase was born in year 1975 in Jacksonville, situated inside Florida. He is essentially a fraternal twin who was born nearly two months premature. This rapper’s twin sister’s was Stason; moreover, he is having four elder siblings.
While growing up, he did not recognize his father. Her mom relocated her children to Harlem, situated inside New York after fleeing her rude husband. This was during the time while Mase was three to four years of age.
Moreover, he has devoted his initial teen years cutting class, gambling, rushing after girls, and running the streets of 139th as well as Lenox.
Moreover, post completing graduation from high school during year 1994, he appeared in State University of New York at Purchase within Westchester, situated inside New York, based on a basketball scholarship. Also, he came back towards Harlem post just a few semesters, with determination on following a rap based career.
Mase started off his career by releasing his initial solo LP entitled Harlem World, and it has made debut at #1 spot on the Billboard Pop and R&B LP charts, through selling more than 270,000 prints within U.S. in its initial week of release;
Since then, it went 4x Platinum in US. During year 1998, he has created his personal record label named as “All Out Records”. Moreover, he has contracted in his group named Harlem World towards the label while they were too below So So Def Recordings.
His second effort entitled Double Up, got released during year 1999 right on Bad Boy Records as well as it has sold 107,000 issues in its initial week, making debut at #11 spot on the US Top 200 chart and finally it attained #5.
After perceiving a five-year break from the musical career, he did a comeback through “Welcome Back” in of 2004. His third album entitled Welcome Back got released in year 2004 by Bad Boy Records and it got distributed by Universal Music Group.
Awards & Achievements:
Mase’s achievement is getting contracted to Sean “Diddy” Combs’s label named as Bad Boy Records. Her album entitled Harlem World produced hits like “Feel So Good” as well as “Lookin’ at Me”, both of them has attained number one spot on the Rap Billboard charts.
Moreover, “What You Want” ranked at number three spot on the Rap as well as R&B Billboard charts.
Net Worth of Mase:
Mase has an estimated net worth of $10 million. He makes most of his income with his career as a rapper, TV personality, songwriter and inspirational speaker.
He attained his launch in the field of rap music and appreciation goes to Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs as well as Bad Boy Records. Moreover, he has recorded many highly-regarded type albums that which were spawned and distributed through Bad Boy Records.
During year 1999, the rapper has left this industry to transform as a religious preacher as well as an inspirational speaker. He made comeback to world of music during year 2004 and also recorded one album, known as “Welcome Back.”
This rapper’s famous singles comprise “Feel So Good” (presenting Kelly Price), “What You Want” (presenting Total), “Lookin’ at Me” (presenting Puff Daddy), “Get Ready” (presenting Blackstreet), “Welcome Back”, as well as “Breathe, Stretch, Shake”
Presently, he is a free agent as well as he is trying to obtain a performance deal with afresh record label.
Signing to label named as Bad Boy Records proved to be a turning point for Mase in his rapping career as it allowed him to earn name and fame globally. His performance in this label and his subsequent release of albums as well as singles gave him major recognition.