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Method Man Net Worth

Method Man Net Worth is
$14 Million

Method Man Bio/Wiki 2017

Method Man, actual name Clifford Smith, is a record-producer and rap artist, best-known as a member hip hop team Wu Tang Clan. Clifford can also be recognized as one component of the duet Method Man & Redman. Clifford is usually set among the finest hip-hop artists on the planet: named him as among the finest MCs and The Supply rated him among the most gifted lyricists. Method Guy net worth is now estimated at $28 million. Clifford was born in Ny, in the early seventies. His parents split when the potential rapper was nevertheless a child and because then he invested weeks going between his dads house in Long Island and his mums flat in Staten Island.

Method Man Net Worth $28 Million

Method Guy net worth started to develop in 1992, as hip-hop collective Wu Tang Clan, to which he went, began to pull attention from the broader audience. Technique was constantly among unofficial leaders of the team: he got most interest in the media and was 1 of two rappers to report a solo tune for Wutangs introduction album. The record, mostly a creation of RZA, was indicated with muddy and tough sound. Just a couple of months after launch Tical was qualified Gold and within one-year Platinum Card certificate form RIAA was obtained by it. Its industrial success steamed primarily in the popularity of two singles: Sick Be There For You Personally/ You’re All I Require to Make Do (feat. Mary J. Blige) and Deliver the Hurting. For these few who haven’t learnt of Mary J. Blige, she’s an award-winning R&B and soul vocalist using a bundle outstanding to Approach Man internet worth: her assets are valued at $4 5 million.

This record, entitled Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), attained the shops in 1993. It highlighted the singles Protect Ya Neck and Technique of Contemporary Love, equally recorded having an important contribution from Clifford. The revenue out of this record turned the youthful rapper to the nationwide star and added a substantial amount to Approach Man internet worth.

Quick Facts

Full NameMethod Man
Net Worth$14 million
Date Of BirthMarch 2, 1971
Height1.9 m
ProfessionRecord producer, Screenwriter, Film Score Composer, Master of Ceremonies, Film producer, Voice Actor, Rapper, Songwriter
SpouseTamika Smith
ChildrenCheyenne Smith, Rae Smith, Sha Smith
ParentsGenola Smith, Clifford Smith Senior
SiblingsMissy Smith, Terri Smith
AwardsGrammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
Music GroupsWu-Tang Clan, Method Man & Redman, Def Squad, Bring the Pain, Da Rockwilder, All I Need
NominationsMTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video, Soul Train Music Award for Best Rap Album, Soul Train Music Award for Best Song of the Year, Satellite Award for Outstanding Character from an Interactive Media, VGX Award for Best Performance by a Human
MoviesHow High, Keanu, The Cobbler, Soul Plane, The Mortician, The Sitter, The Wackness, Meet the Spartans, My Baby's Daddy, Garden State, Red Tails, Trainwreck, Sinners and Saints, The Heart Specialist, Staten Island Summer, Cop Land, Volcano High, One Eight Seven, The Strip Game, Belly, The Great White Hype, Schools Out!: The Musical, Backstage, Brown Sugar, Beef II, Notorious BIG: Bigger Than Life, Venom, The Show, The Indestructible Jimmy Brown, Paterson, Don of All Dons, F.E.D.S., Method Man: Live from the Sunset Strip, Hip-Hop VIPs, MTV 20: Jams, Wu-Tang Clan: Live at Montreux 2007, Ice-T and SMG: The Repossession Live, Hiphopmovie.Com: Vol. 2, Wu Tang Clan Presents: 18 Fatal Strikes, Dirty: The Official O.D.B. Biography, Wu-Tang Clan: The W: Vol. 1, Ballers: Street Dreams of the Rich and Famous, Hip Hop Time Capsule: The Best of RETV: 1994, AWOL One: Culturama 666, Method Man and Redman: Live in Paris 2006
TV ShowsThe Wire, Method & Red

Interesting Facts

1Signed to Def Jam, though as part of a group, did work with many different labels, as well.
2After releasing his album "4:21", declared his next album "Crystal Method" to be his last before potentially retiring as a solo artist.
3In 2010 released a collaboration album with fellow wutang members Ghostface Killah and Raekwon called Wu-Massacre.
4At 6' 3", he's the tallest member of the Wu Tang Clan.
5Considers his third solo album "Tical 0: The Prequel" to be his weakest album due to management problems.
6Was named Method Man by Wu-Tang producer RZA after the film The Fearless Young Boxer (1979). The word "Method" was also slang for weed in their neighborhood.
7Announced he will star in the sequel to How High alongside Redman.
8"Blackout 2" was released ten years after original "Blackout" album.
9Lives still with family in Staten Island.
10He is a big fan of actor Eric Bana, Ben Kingsley, and Harrison Ford.
11Often works with rapper Redman.
12Member of the rap group Wu-Tang Clan.
13Was an avid lacrosse player growing up.
14Was considered for the role of Jango Fett in Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002).
15Grew up in Staten Island's Park Hill projects. Has two sisters, Terri and Missy. Is a Comic Book Fanatic.
16Joined the Nation of Gods & Earths (also known as the Five Percent Nation of Islam) and changed his name to Shaquan God Allah.
17Has two children: a son (b. 1997) and a daughter (b. 1998).
18Used to live in Hempstead, Long Island, before he moved to Staten Island in the late 1980s. He gives a shout-out to his old town on his "Judgement Day" album.


All Method Man pictures



#Lucky Number2015completedTyson 'The Saint' St. James
The Breaks2015TV Movie filmingDarryl Van Patten Sr.
Staten Island Summer2015/IIKonko
Blue Bloods2015TV SeriesMario Hunt
Seasons of Love2014TV MovieBig Rob
Scorpion2014TV SeriesLucky the King
The Cobbler2014Leon Ludlow (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
Chozen2014TV SeriesPhantasm
Focus: A Dontae Hawkins Film2013ShortVaughn's Father
Red Tails2012Sticks (as Cliff Smith)
The Sitter2011Jacolby (as Cliff 'Method Man' Smith)
The Good Wife2011TV SeriesYoung Boxer
The Mortician2011/IThe Mortician
The Good Guys2010TV SeriesKenny
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2006-2010TV SeriesDrops
Sinners and Saints2010Weddo
Burn Notice2008TV SeriesValentine
The Wire2003-2008TV SeriesMelvin 'Cheese' Wagstaff
Meet the Spartans2008Persian Emissary
The Wackness2008Percy
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2007TV SeriesDennis King
Method Man: Live from the Sunset Strip2007Video
Def Jam: Icon2007Video GameGooch (voice)
The Heart Specialist2006Lorenzo
The Fairly OddParents2005TV SeriesRapping Sanderson Pixie / Rapping Head Pixie
Venom2005Deputy Turner
Def Jam Fight for NY2004Video GameBlaze (voice)
Method & Red2004TV SeriesMethod Man
Soul Plane2004Muggsy
Garden State2004Diego
My Baby's Daddy2004No Good
Boston Public2003TV SeriesFlash Master K
The Twilight Zone2003TV SeriesKneigh
Third Watch2002TV SeriesC-Note
How High2001Silas P. Silas
MADtv2001TV SeriesGentry Abrams
WaSanGo2001Mr. Ma (MTV English Dub) (English version, voice)
Oz2001TV SeriesCarlton 'Tug' Daniels
Wu-Tang Clan: Careful (Click, Click)2001Short
Boricua's Bond2000
Wonderland2000TV Series
P.I.G.S.1999Video shortPan-handling Nun
Black & White1999/IMethod Man
Cop Land1997Shondel
One Eight Seven1997Dennis Broadway
It's Big on Fire Island1995Video


Unbreakable Kimmy SchmidtTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2015 writer - 1 episode, 2015
Step Up All In2014performer: "Judgement Day" / writer: "Judgement Day" - as Clifford Smith
The Man with the Iron Fists2012writer: "Shame On A Nigga"
Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap2012Documentary writer: "As High As Wu-Tang Get"
It's Kind of a Funny Story2010performer: "Da Rockwilder" / writer: "Da Rockwilder"
Repo Men2010performer: "Release Yo' Delf Prodigy Mix" / writer: "Release Yo' Delf Prodigy Mix"
So You Think You Can Dance Canada2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
Lakeview Terrace2008writer: "Gravel Pit" - as Clifford Smith
Meet Dave2008writer: "Protect Ya Neck" - as Clifford Smith
The Wackness2008writer: "The What", "Tearz" - as Clifford Smith
First Sunday2008writer: "C.R.E.A.M." - as Clifford Smith
Bling: A Planet Rock2007Documentary writer: "C.R.E.A.M." - as Clifford Smith
Illegal Tender2007writer: "C.R.E.A.M."
Wu: The Story of the Wu-Tang Clan2007Documentary performer: "Method Man"
The Bonnie Situation2005performer: "When it Goes Down"
Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories2005Video Game performer: "All I Need", "Do What You Feel"
Daltry Calhoun2005writer: "June's Mash Up" - as Clifford Smith
The Fairly OddParents2005TV Series 1 episode
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas2004Video Game writer: "Wicked Inna Bed"
Beef II2004Video documentary performer: "4, 3, 2, 1"
Entourage2004TV Series 1 episode
You Got Served2004performer: "Uh Huh" / writer: "Uh Huh" - as Clifford Smith
Lyricist Lounge: Hip Hop Video Classics2003Video writer: "C.R.E.A.M." - as Clifford Smith
Cradle 2 the Grave2003performer: "Uh, Huh" / writer: "Uh, Huh" - as Clifford Smith
8 Mile2002performer: "I'll Be There For You" Puff Daddy Remix, "Bring the Pain" / writer: "I'll Be There For You" Puff Daddy Remix, "Bring the Pain", "C.R.E.A.M." - as Clifford Smith
All About the Benjamins2002performer: "Da Rockwilder" / writer: "Da Rockwilder" - as Clifford Smith
How High2001performer: "Round & Round", "Cisco Kid", "How High", "All I Need", "Let's Do It", "How High Pt. II", "Big Dogs", "Bring the Pain", "Da Rockwilder" / writer: "Round & Round", "How High", "All I Need", "Let's Do It", "How High Pt. II", "Big Dogs", "Bring the Pain", "Da Rockwilder" - as Clifford Smith
The Fast and the Furious2001performer: "Rollin' Urban Assault Vehicle" / writer: "Rollin' Urban Assault Vehicle" - as Clifford Smith
Save the Last Dance2001as Clifford Smith, "Da Rockwilder" / performer: "Da Rockwilder" - as Methodman
Gone in Sixty Seconds2000performer: "Da Rockwilder" / writer: "Da Rockwilder" - as Clifford Smith
Next Friday2000writer: "Shaolin Worldwide" - as C. Smith
Black & White1999/Iperformer: "Big Dogs" / writer: "Big Dogs" - as Clifford Smith
In Too Deep1999performer: "Tear It Off" / writer: "Tear It Off" - as Clifford Smith
FlavaTV Series performer - 1 episode, 1999 writer - 1 episode, 1999
Belly1998performer: "Grand Finale" / writer: "Grand Finale"
Bulworth1998performer: "Bulworth They Talk About It While We Live It" / writer: "Bulworth They Talk About It While We Live It" - as C. Smith
Ride1998writer: "The Worst" - as C. Smith
One Eight Seven1997performer: "Release Yo' Delf" / writer: "Release Yo' Delf" - as Clifford Smith
Space Jam1996performer: "Hit 'Em High The Monstars' Anthem" / writer: "Hit 'Em High The Monstars' Anthem" - as Clifford Smith
High School High1996performer: "Wu Wear: The Garment Renaissance"
The Great White Hype1996performer: "Bring The Pain" / writer: "Bring The Pain" - as Clifford Smith
Top of the PopsTV Series performer - 1 episode, 1995 writer - 1 episode, 1995
The Jerky Boys1995writer: "Dirty Dancing" - as Clifford Smith


Broken Mirror: A Dontae Hawkins Film2015Short executive producer
Focus: A Dontae Hawkins Film2013Short executive producer
Method Man: Live from the Sunset Strip2007Video executive producer
Method Man Presents: The Strip Game2005Video documentary producer
Method & Red2004TV Series executive producer / producer


Method & Red2004TV Series co-creator
Stung2002TV Movie


Method Man Presents: The Strip Game2005Video documentary


The Needle Drop2014TV Series shout out - 1 episode
Rock the Bells2006Documentary sincere thanks
Chris Rock: Bring the Pain1996TV Movie documentary special thanks - as Methodman


Wu-Tang: Shaolin Style1999Video GameHimself (voice)
Howard Stern1999TV SeriesHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 19991999TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Survival of the Illest: Live from 1251999Video documentary
The 26th Annual American Music Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
MTV New Year's Eve Live 19991999TV SpecialHimself - Performer
MTV Sports & Music Festival 21998TV MovieHimself - Musical Performer
Brit Awards 19981998TV SpecialHimself - Performer
MTV New Year's Eve 19981998TV SpecialHimself
Pete Rock: Soul Survivor1998Video shortHimself
Rhyme & Reason1997DocumentaryHimself
Martin1997TV SeriesHimself
MTV Jams1996TV SeriesHimself (1998)
Space Ghost Coast to Coast1996TV SeriesHimself
The Great White Hype1996Himself
Rap Sheet's Free Expression in the '90s1995TV MovieHimself
The Show1995DocumentaryHimself
The 1995 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1995TV SpecialHimself
Sama'an Ashrawi's All-Star Tribute to U.G.K.2013Documentary completedMethod Man
Check the Rhyme2016DocumentaryHimself
The Secret to Success: They Can No Longer Keep It from Us2015DocumentaryHimself - Interviewee
Inside Amy Schumer2015TV SeriesHimself
The Real2015TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart2014TV SeriesHimself
Park Bench with Steve Buscemi2014TV SeriesHimself
Dirty: Platinum Edition2013DocumentaryMethod Man
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009-2013TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest / Himself
Sunset Strip2012DocumentaryHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey2012TV SeriesHimself
RapFix Live2011TV SeriesHimself
The Indestructible Jimmy Brown2011TV MovieHimself
Mics on Fire2010DocumentaryHimself
Wu-Tang Saga2010Video documentaryHimself
6th Annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors2009TV MovieHimself
Black to the Future2009TV SeriesHimself
Big Pun: The Legacy2008Video documentaryHimself
G4 Presents Comic-Con '08 Live2008TV MovieHimself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2008TV SeriesHimself
Street Bangaz2008Video documentaryHimself
Access Granted2008TV SeriesHimself
The Wire: The Last Word2007TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
The Wire Odyssey2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Notorious B.I.G. Bigger Than Life2007DocumentaryHimself
Wu Tang: Revealed2007VideoHimself
The Bronx Bunny Show2007TV SeriesHimself
1 More Hit2007DocumentaryHimself
Mobb Deep: Life of the Infamous... The Videos2006VideoHimself
3rd Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors2006TV MovieHimself - Honoree (as Wu-Tang Clan)
Last Call with Carson Daly2004-2006TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2005-2006TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee / Musical Guest / Himself
Fashion Rocks2006TV MovieHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 20062006TV SpecialHimself - Audience (uncredited)
The Wire: It's All Connected2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Hood of Horror2006Himself
Rock the Bells2006DocumentaryHimself
Pick Up the Mic2006DocumentaryHimself (as Johnny Dangerous)
Wildboyz2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003-2006TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host / Himself
Going Hollywood2005TV SeriesHimself
25 Strong: The BET Silver Anniversary Special2005TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Letter to the President2005Video documentaryHimself - Recording Artist
Method Man Presents: The Strip Game2005Video documentary
The MC: Why We Do It2005Video documentaryHimself
The Art of 16 Bars: Get Ya' Bars Up2005Video documentaryNarrator
The Shady National Convention2004TV SpecialHimself
Wu-Tang Clan: Disciples of the 36 Chambers, Chapter 22004VideoHimself
And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Beef II2004Video documentaryHimself - Recording Artist
WWF Raw2004TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
The Teen Choice Awards 20042004TV SpecialHimself
On-Air with Ryan Seacrest2004TV SeriesHimself
Making 'Scary Movie 3'2004Video documentary shortHimself
Direct Effect Presents: Straight Up Hip Hop All Week2004TV MoviePerformer
The Best of the Source Awards Vol. 1: Hip-Hop History2003Video documentaryHimself
Scary Movie 32003Himself
Scarface: Origins of a Hip Hop Classic2003Video documentary shortHimself
$2 Bill2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Hip Hop Babylon 22003TV Movie documentaryHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 20032003TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Lyricist Lounge: Hip Hop Video Classics2003VideoHimself (segment "C.R.E.A.M.") (as Wu-Tang Clan)
2003 MTV Movie Awards2003TV SpecialHimself
MC Battle2003TV SpecialHimself - Judge
Def Jam Vendetta2003Video GameHimself (voice)
MTV Mardi Gras 20032003TV SpecialHimself - Guest
Hip-Hop VIPs2002Video documentaryHimself
MTV Icon: Aerosmith2002TV Movie documentaryHimself
One on One2002TV SeriesHimself
Brown Sugar2002Himself
Hype Williams: The Videos, Vol. 12002VideoHimself (segment "Can It Be All So Simple") (as Wu-Tang Clan)
MADtv2002TV SeriesHimself
Street Dreams2002TV MovieHimself
The 29th Annual American Music Awards2002TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Stung2002TV MovieHimself - Host
Xzibit: Restless Xposed2001Video documentaryHimself
WTHC: The Making of 'How High'2001TV Short documentaryHimself
Street Life2001Video documentaryHimself
MTV 20: Live & Almost Legal2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
MTV 20: Jams2001VideoHimself (segment "You're All I Need")
Behind the Music2001TV Series documentaryHimself
The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 20002000TV SpecialHimself
The Jamie Foxx Show2000TV SeriesHimself
And Ya Don't Stop: Hip Hop's Greatest Videos, Vol. 12000VideoHimself (segment "C.R.E.A.M.") (as Wu-Tang Clan)
Sisqo: Thong Song2000ShortHimself
Hip Hop Uncensored Vol. 2: The Real Hip Hop2000VideoHimself
Wu-Tang Clan: Gravel Pit2000ShortHimself
Wu-Tang Clan: Protect Ya Neck (The Jump Off)2000ShortHimself

Archive Footage

Onyx: 15 Years of Videos, History & Violence2008Video documentaryHimself
Wu: The Story of the Wu-Tang Clan2007DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Video on Trial2006TV SeriesHimself
The N Word2004DocumentaryHimself
MTV News2001TV SeriesHimself
Flava1999TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops1995TV SeriesHimself
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