Fabolous Net Worth 2022 – Salary, Income, Girlfriend

Fabolous Net Worth

Fabolous has an estimated net worth of $10 Million. John David Jackson is an American hip-hop recording artist and rapper. He is best known by his stage name, Fabolous. He earns most of his income from selling albums, music streaming, and concerts. Fabolous charges about $40,000 per performance and $50k per rap feature.

When he was still in high school, he started his career by performing live on the radio show of American record producer DJ Clue. 

After DJ Clue signed him to his Desert Storm record label, he put out his first album, “Ghetto Fabolous,” which reached number four on the US Billboard 200. It had the hit songs “Young’n” and “Can’t Deny It” as singles. 

His next album, “Street Dreams,” was also a big hit. It sold more than a million copies and peaked at number three on the US Billboard 200. He kept having success over the years, putting out hit albums and singles one after the other. 

Fabolous has also signed endorsement deals with a number of brands including Boost Mobile, Foot Locker – Reebok, Beats by Dre, New Balance 247 Luxe, KITH, Colette, Blood’s Thicker and many others. 

In 2006, Fabolous launched his clothing line “Rich Yung Society”. In the same year, he also founded his own record label Street Family Records. The label’s artists include Freck Billionaire, Paul Cain, Broadway, and Red Café.

Here’s the breakdown of his net worth:

Name: Fabolous
Net Worth: $10 Million
Monthly Salary: $200 Thousand
Annual Income: $3 Million
Source of Wealth: Disc jockey, Songwriter, Record producer, Rapper, Actor

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Early Life

John David Jackson, who is now known as Fabolous, was born in New York City on November 18, 1977. He comes from both the Dominican Republic and the United States.

When he was still in high school, he started making hip hop music. DJ Clue, an American record producer, asked him to rap on a music show. Later, he also played on the radio station “Hot 97” in New York City. DJ Clue eventually signed him to his record label, “Desert Storm Records.” After that, he was on several mixtapes from that label.

Music Career

Fabolous’s first album, “Ghetto Fabolous,” came out on September 11, 2001. The album did well in the market, selling 140,000 copies in its first week. It also started out on the US Billboard 200 at number four. It had two hit singles: “Can’t Deny It,” which peaked at number 25 on the US Hot 100, and “Young’n,” which peaked at number 33.

“Street Dreams,” his second studio album, came out in 2003. It did okay in the marketplace. It sold 185,000 copies in its first week and was ranked third on the US Billboard 200. Its most popular singles were “Can’t Let You Go” and “Into You.” Both reached number 4 on the US Hot 100 and were on charts in other countries as well. He also put out his first official mixtape, called “More Street Dreams, Pt. 2: The Mixtape,” that same year.

In 2004, his third album, called “Real Talk,” came out. Like his other albums, it did well in the market and peaked at number 6 on the US Billboard 200. By the end of the year, it had sold more than 550,000 copies. The hit singles “Breathe,” which reached number 10 on the US Billboard Hot 100, and “Baby,” which reached number 71 on the same chart, were both on the album.

The next song he worked on was Christina Milian’s “Dip It Low,” which was on her second studio album. It got to number 5 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and was nominated for a Grammy Award in the “Best Rap Collaboration” category.

“From Nothing to Something,” which came out in 2007, and “Loso’s Way,” which came out in 2009, were his next studio albums. Both albums did well in the marketplace. The first one peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200, and the second one peaked at number one.

In 2014, his album, “The Young OG Project,” came out. The album reached the 12th spot on the US Billboard 200 with singles like “Lituation,” “We Good,” and “You Made Me.”

His next album, “Friday on Elm Street,” came out in 2017. It was made with American rapper Jadakiss. It got to number 10 on the US Billboard 200 chart. It had songs like “Stand Up,” “Ground Up,” and “Principle” on it.

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Movies and TV Shows

​Fabolous’s first role in a movie was a small one as a cameo in the horror comedy “Scary Movie 4.” The movie, which was directed by David Zucker, did very well at the box office. It cost $40 million to make, but made more than four times that amount.

In the 2009 movie “Loso’s Way: The Movie,” he was the main character. The movie was also written by him. He played the same character in the 2012 sequel “Loso’s Way 2: The Movie,” which he also wrote. He was also in TV shows like “Wild N Out” and “The Untitled Action Bronson Show.”


Fabolous has cars like the Aston Martin Rapide, the Mercedes-Maybach S600, the Jeep Wrangler, the Rolls-Royce Ghost, the Bentley Bentayga, the vintage Rolls Royce, etc.


Given Fabolous’s wealth, his house is more expensive than ordinary people’s. He has bought and sold a number of beautiful houses over the years.

He paid $1.2 million to buy a 3,000-square-foot, four-bedroom house in the US. The three-story house also has a large living room that opens onto a terrace, a well-appointed kitchen, a spiral staircase in the main entrance, an office, a dining room, and a wine cellar.

Personal Life & Girlfriend

Emily Bustamante and Fabolous have been together for a very long time. The boy’s name is Johan, and the boy’s name is Jonas.

The couple’s relationship is rocky, and in March 2018, Emily accused him of hitting her. Soon after, he was arrested for hitting his wife.


Fabolous is 180 cm tall.

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Favorite Fabolous Quotes

That’s where my fashion comes from; it comes from versatility. You can mix and manage different things. 



Michael Jordan broke the mold of the Magic Johnson/Larry Bird era – he came in and he had a gold chain, he wore longer shorts and his sneakers were a different style. 



I’m very observant. So, my mentor is really basically a lot of people who are just around me and life itself. Just living and going different places and traveling. 



I like comfortable settings. Just somewhere where you can sit and chill and you got your friends and you got drinks and food. 



That’s the kind of lane that I try to keep my fashion usually in – not too uppity, not too out of the norm, but little touches that make it special. 


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