Rich Homie Quan Biography
- Age: 28 years old
- Birth Nation: United States of America
- Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
- Birth Sign: Libra
- Name: Rich Homie Quan
- Birth Name: Dequantes Devontay Lamar
- Nationality: American
- Birth Place/City: Atlanta
- Ethnicity: Black
- Profession: Rapper Singer songwriter
- Working For: T.I.G Entertainment and Motown
- Net Worth: $ 3.5 million
- Married to: Amber Rose
- Children: 3 childeren
- Education: Valley State University 11
Dequantes Lamar well known by his stage name Rich Homie Quan is an American hip hop recording artist from Georgia; signed to independent level T.I.G Entertainment and Motown Records.
Early Life and Education
Rich Homie Quan was born on October 4, 1989, in Atlanta, Georgia. Homie was quite interested in poetry since his school life. He was interested in reading too, whereas literature is his favorite subject.
Rapping was not his first career, at first Homie wanted to become a baseball player. Homie played baseball for four years where he attended his high school named Ronald McNair Sr. High School.
Homie got a lot of aspirations to play professionally from his high school, as a center fielder and leadoff hitter.
Moreover, Rich Homie Quan began playing at varsity level during his freshman year and also earned a scholarship offer from Fort Valley State University.
However, Quan decided to get focused in rapping and began his new career. Later Quan got a job nearby airport, when he lost his job, Rich Homie Quan got involved in illegal activities which included robbery, stealing which led him to 15 months in prison for burglary
Rich Homie Quan's first song was 'The Difference' single from his 2012 mixtape Still Going On. Quan Toured with Trinidad James in 2013, he also featured on Gucci Mane's 2013 album Trap House III on the songs I Heard, Can't Trust Her and Chasin Paper featuring young thug.
Quan's song peaked at number 50 on the US Billboard Hot 100. Quan's album Still Going In would be named the tenth best mixtape of 2013 by Rolling Stones.
Quan was also featured on the song ' My Nigga" by YG where Young Jeezy also featured which picked at the 19th number on the Hot 100. He was even featured in a song Ghetto by August Alsina and made a guest appearance on album EP alongside Chris Brown, Lloyd and Trinidad James by Jacquees.
Additionally, Homie was featured on '2 Chainz' second studio album named B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time, on the song 'Extra'. Quan completed 30% of his debut album by the time of 2013. Quan was named to the 2014 XXL freshman class.
Later on May 6, 2014, Rich Homie Quan went home to Atlanta to shoot the video for his single 'Walk Thru' with LA rapper Problem. Later it was that he had two 'seizures' falling and 'cracking his head' on set.
Looking towards his personal life, Rich Homie Quan has three children from two different wives. Homie had his first child when he had an affair with his longtime girlfriend Amber Rose and soon their love relationship stepped forward and became husband wife.
The couple had lasting married life until they separated later. The reason behind their separation is believed to be because of his cheating.
Later, Quan later got married to his new girlfriend Jhonni Blaze, as the third child was born with her. When the topic first went viral, Quan denied the rumors, but later it was confirmed that Jhonni Blaze and Rich Homie Quan had been dating.
Homie was even rumored to be a gay, however, he denied and told that the news is false.
Rich Homie Quan, who turned into millionaire after the release of his first mixtape had the net worth estimated to be $ 1 million. Currently, in 2017 his estimated net worth amounts up to $ 3.5 million.
- Last modified : 16 March, 2017
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