LAHH star Papoose aka Shamele Mackie has a net worth of $600,000, which he accumulated from his musical career and as a reality TV star. He made an appearance with his wife Remy Ma in VH1 reality TV show love and Hip Hop New York from 2015.
Papoose also acted and composed in Busta Rhymes Feat. Mary J. & DMX: Touch It, Remix in 2006. He also appeared in his wife Remy Ma’s music album “All the Way Up”. He does concerts, tours, and shows for which he generates a huge chunk of money.
Papoose's Earning as a Musician
American rapper Papoose earns $62,142 as an average salary for a job in the Hip Hop music industry as stated by BizFluent, where he made his first appeared on Kool G Rap’s album “Roots of Evil” in 1998. He also released his first single “Thug Connection” featuring AZ the Visualiza & the legendary Kool G and "Alphabetical Slaughter” best alliteration rap song ever. The audio CD cost around $4.48 for used and $10.97 for new.
Papoose met DJ Kay Slay in 2004 and signed Slay label "Streetsweepers Entertainment", where he was featured as a guest artist on multiple tracks. He also released over a dozen mixtapes in-between 2004 and 2006 and won Justo Mixtape Award in the category of "Best Underground Artist" in 2005.
Papoose Signed a $1.5 Million Record Label Deal
In 2006, Papoose signed a $1.5 million with Jive Records, where his first album was set to be released. Unfortunately, he left the label before releasing an album due to some differences in 2007. Later on, he revealed that he kept his signing amount.
Papoose's Albums and "The Nacirema Dream"
The Nacirema Dream is the debut studio album of Papoose released on 26 March 2013 through Honorable Records Inc and Fontana Records. The album was first announced to be released under Jive Records in 2006. It a massive hit that it landed on number 97 on the U.S. Billboard 200.
In 2013, The Nacirema Dream [Explicit] album 8,400 copies were sold in the U.S. The album cost around $11.49 for mp3 and $10.89 for an audio CD. He had released his other two albums You Can't Stop Destiny (2015) which cost around $14.99 and Underrated (2019) costing $9.49.
Papoose is Paid $20,000 per episode of LAHH
Papoose appeared in Love & Hip Hop: New York as supporting cast member on since season six with his wife Remy Ma. Furthermore, he is a main cast member on LAHH from season nine, where he has appeared in 46 episodes of the show. He charges a $20k at the end of every episode from LHHN, where his co-cast Mimi Faust's also get paid $20k per LAHH episode and holds a net worth of $2 million.
Besides, Papoose has appeared in many other shows including The Real, The Dr. Oz Show, and Wendy: The Wendy Williams Show. He is also featured in Righteous Kill (2008), Grand Theft Auto IV(2008) and Brooklyn's Finest (2009). He collects a substantial amount as a TV personality.
Papoose's Income from YouTube
Papoose owns a YouTube channel "Real Papoose" with over 55k subscriber as of May 2019. He uploads his music videos and had hit songs like Turn It Up ft DJ Premier, Dreams and Nightmares, and Top of My Game ft Mavado. According to Social Balde, he generates around $2500 yearly from his YouTube channel.
Papoose's Car and Jewelry Accessories
Papoose drives a red colored Ferrari 458 Italia Convertible, which is among the most expensive performance cars available in North America cost around $230,000.
Besides Cars, Papoose owns heavy gold chains and 24K gold mens custom diamond watch which cost nor less than $2,000. he is living a lavish life with his net worth.