how tall is Rick Ross
Rick Ross Height
5′ 11″ (180 cm)
William Leonard Roberts II, known professionally as Rick Ross, is an American rapper and record executive. He was born on January 28, 1976, in Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States.
Career Journey of Rick Ross:
Ross began his music career in the mid-2000s, signing his first record deal with Suave House Records in 2000. However, it was not until he signed with Slip-n-Slide Records and Def Jam Recordings in 2006 that he gained widespread recognition. His debut album, “Port of Miami,” released in 2006, was a commercial success, peaking at number one on the Billboard 200 and receiving a gold certification from the RIAA.
Ross went on to release several more successful albums, including “Trilla” (2008), “Deeper Than Rap” (2009), “Teflon Don” (2010), and “God Forgives, I Don’t” (2012), which all debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. He also collaborated with numerous artists, including Jay-Z, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, and Drake, among others.
In addition to his music career, Ross has also pursued various entrepreneurial ventures. He launched his own record label, Maybach Music Group, in 2009, which has since signed several successful artists, including Meek Mill and Wale. He also invested in several businesses, including Wingstop and Checkers & Rally’s.
Throughout his career, Ross has faced controversy and criticism for his lyrics, which have been accused of promoting drug use and glorifying violence. He has also faced legal troubles, including arrests for drug and weapons possession.
Despite these challenges, Ross has continued to release successful albums and expand his business ventures. His most recent album, “Richer Than I’ve Ever Been,” was released in 2021 and received positive reviews from critics. Ross is considered one of the most successful and influential rappers of his generation.