Charlamagne Tha God’s Road to $10 Million in Net Worth
Lenard “Charlamagne Tha God” McKelvey
Date of Birth: June 29, 1980
Profession: Radio Personality, TV Personality
Even though he isn’t a rapper nobody reps the culture more than The God. A radio DJ and television personality, Charlamagne Tha God came from South Carolina. His date of birth is on June 29, 1980.
His given name was Lenard McKelvey, but people started calling him Charlamagne Tha God or just Tha God because of his hosting stints on radio and TV.
Before he became a DJ, Tha God was put behind bars for petty crime. It was after his imprisonment that he shifted his life goals and worked with Wendy Williams. From then on, he was on a mission to attain broadcasting success.
Charlamagne is a host of the famous “Breakfast Club” morning radio show. His no holds barred interview style has made him a fan favorite.
Currently, he is cast on a show called “Guy Code,” which is about “code” and conduct for men. He also stars on MTV2 on a show called “Charlamagne & Friends.” He was also a part of a documentary film “Full Cast & Crew.”
Tha God has appeared in short films as well. These shows and short films include Empire, Catfish, Guy Court, Girl Code, Ride Along, and Tha God. These films may be short, but he was able to earn a good amount from his appearances.
Charlamagne Tha God does not share much about his personal life. However we do know that he is a married father. He likes to maintain focus on being a radio presenter, TV personality, and keep his personal life – personal.
In one interview, Charlamagne was asked where he got the name, and he responded by saying that he called himself Charles because he does not want people who purchased crack from him to know what his real name is. One time during night school, he learned through a book that Charlemagne is a French word meaning “Charles the Great.”
In 2017, Charlamagne published a book entitled “Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It.” The book became a best seller on the New York Times, and it achieved this feat for over two months.
With an incredible career so far, Tha God is working hard to be deserving of a net worth that has reached $10 million. What’s even more impressive is the fact that he earns $3 million every year. This is what contributes to most of his earnings.
The show Charlamagne & Friends and Brilliant Idiots made him very famous. Charlamagne Tha God is a very talented individual who was able to attain his status because of his dedication and hard work.