Moroccan-born American rapper French Montana has an estimated net worth of $8 million. Born Karim Kharbouch on November 9, 1984 in Rabat, Morocco. His nickname French Montana is derived from his French roots in Morocco and also from Tony Montana of the movie Scarface. His childhood dream was playing soccer and excelling as a rapper. His family moved to South Bronx in New York City when he was 13 years old. He didn’t speak a single word of English upon moving to the USA. He went back to Casablanca, Morocco after a few years with his father. He released a series of mixtapes with the label “Cocaine City” in 2009. His breakthrough in the music industry came when he was introduced to Konvict Muzik label’s boss Akon. Unfortunately, the deal was canceled after 2 years with no release and he later signed with Diddy’s Bad Boy Records. Currently he has a joint deal with the Bad Boy Records and Rick Ross Maybach Music.
His first studio album “Excuse My French” was released in 2013 while his second album “Mac & Cheese: The Album” was released in 2015. The rapper was married to Deen Kharbouch from 2017 to 2012 and was in relationship with reality television star Khloe Kardashian.