Charli Baltimore’s net worth is estimated to be $1 Million. She is an American rapper and songwriter best known for her breakout single “Diary” released in 2003. That track earned her a Grammy nomination for “Best Rap Female Performance”.
Baltimore began her rap career in 1995 and later dropped her solo debut album Cold As Ice in 1999. Her musical journey started after she met legendary rapper “The Notorious B.I.G.” in 1995.
Thanks to her relationship with B.I.G, she signed her first record deal with “Untertainment” in the mid-1990s. As her popularity grew, she earned more offers from labels and eventually made a contract with “Murder Inc.” in 2002. Let’s take a look at the biography and net worth of Charli Baltimore.
Charli Baltimore’s Net Worth
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Tiffany Lane was born on August 16, 1974, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. She is of African-American descent from her mother’s side and has German ancestry on her father’s side. Lane was mostly raised by her half-sister Yolanda.
Charli attended Catholic schools in her hometown and developed an interest in writing poetry while studying at school. Growing up, she began listening to the likes of Big Kane and Rakim, which helped her discover her passion for music early on.
Charli’s music career began with the help of the late rapper the Notorious B.I.G. She met him at one of his concerts in her hometown of Philadelphia in 1995. Charli asked B.I.G. for a picture after the concert, which B.I.G. compiled, and then the pair spent the next hour, taking pictures and talking.
After their first encounter, Charli’s relationship with B.I.G. began to blossom and they started dating. One day Charli called B.I.G.’s phone and left one of her reps on his voicemail, immediately B.I.G. was impressed with Charli’s style.
After that moment, B.I.G. started taking Charli as a rapper more seriously and introduced her to record label owner Lance Rivera. Shortly thereafter, she got signed to his label. In 1995, Charli officially entered the music industry when she played the character of Faith Evans, B.I.G.’s then-wife in the “Get Money” video.
Charli’s career took a hit after B.I.G. died, Charli, B.I.G., and Jay were about to form a rap trio called “The Commission”. However, the group wasn’t able to materialize because of B.I.G.’s passing.
Under the label, Charli was supposed to release an album called “Cold as Ice” but the album suffered multiple delays and was never dropped for sale. In 1998, Charlis released her first music video for the hit single “Money”. She also has another famous song titled “Stand Up” which came out in 1999 and hit the top ten “Hot Rap Singles Chart” of the Billboard Magazine.
In 2002, Baltimore signed to Irv Gotti’s label “Muder Inc” and appeared in several label projects. She spent a lot of time in the studio and her fans were eagerly waiting for her album. Baltimore already went through a bad situation with her first label and her deal with “Murder Inc.” was supposed to be the light.
During her time with “Murder Inc.” she collaborated with various artists appearing on tracks like Down 4 U”, “We Still Don’t Give “, and “No One Does It Better”. The turning point of her career came when Charli released a Grammy-nominated single “Diary” in 2003.
Her partnership with “Murder Inc.” didn’t last long and she decided to leave the label in 2004. In 2008, Charli Baltimore re-signed to “Murder Inc”. She was supposed to release a project called “True Lies” but again the album never came out.
Charli Baltimore Controversy
In 1999, Charli and Jay-Z stirred up a little big of controversy, rumor has it Jay stabbed Rivera over Charli Baltimore. This incident almost put Jay in jail for about 15 years, however, because of an altered plea deal, Jay got three years probation.
In 1996, Charli and her boyfriend B.I.G. were involved in a car crash. As a result, B.I.G. was hospitalized for approximately three months and medical professionals told him that he may never walk again. On the other hand, Charli almost lost her life as well.
In 2016, Charli was driving back home from Nice’s birthday party when she fell asleep at the wheel and crashed her murk.
After Charli left Murder Inc., she remained very relevant, she has released a lot of songs and mixtapes since then. Charli along with her kids on the show called “Love & Hip Hop” alongside Irv Gotti and Ja Rule. It seems like this reality TV is the move for Charli.
In 2018, Baltimore along with her two daughters appeared on a show called “Charli Nows Best”. The entire show was released in a Binge format on Bossup.com. It focuses on Charli’s life and maneuvers through hip-hop and the entertainment industry.
As Charli’s social media goes, she is very active, her Instagram page has about 220k followers and her Spotify page gets about 80,000 monthly listeners. Charli’s most popular songs on the platform are:
- Down 4 U
- Stand Up
- Come Test Us (featuring Lil Wayne)
Charli Baltimore Net Worth
Charli Baltimore has a net worth of 500 thousand US dollars as of 2024. Some people say that the only reason Charli’s career took off is because she dated rapper B.I.G. and it could be true.
She has released a lot of content on the internet which helped her to make enough money for herself. Her source of income comes from the streaming platforms as well as her collaborations with other artists. Additionally, Baltimore appears on reality TV shows.
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