Ray J Net Worth, Early Life, Biography, Family, Personal Life, Acting Career

William Ray Norwood Jr. (conceived January 17, 1981), referred to expertly as Ray J, is an American artist, lyricist, TV character, entertainer, and business person. Brought into the world in McComb, Mississippi and brought up in Carson, California, he is the more youthful sibling of recording craftsman and entertainer Brandy Norwood and the principal cousin of rapper Snoop Dogg. In January 2017, he contended in the nineteenth period of the UK unscripted tv program

Net Worth:

Beam J is an entertainer, music maker and rapper who has a total assets of $14 million. He is maybe generally well known for taking an interest in the “home video” that made Kim Kardashian a “hotshot”. He additionally had a singing and TV facilitating vocation.

As per a 2021 Celebrity Net Worth report, Ray J merits an incredible $14 million with a detailed compensation of around $1 million per year.

Beam J (genuine name William Norwood, Jr.) was brought into the world on Jan. 17, 1981, in McComb, Miss., yet was brought up in California by guardians Willie Norwood and Sonja Bates-Norwood. As the more youthful sibling of grant winning vocalist Brandy just as the cousin of rap symbol Snoop Dogg, Ray J has music industry achievement in his veins.

Be that as it may, Ray J started his vocation as an entertainer. In 1989, he began showing up in TV ads for an assortment of organizations, in the end finding some work as the encouraging child in The Sinbad Show during 1993 and 1994.

In 1995, Ray J initially forayed into music expertly and delivered his presentation collection “All that You Want,” and the lead single, “Let It Go,” topped at number 25 on U.S. outlines.

Early Life:

William Norwood, Jr. was brought into the world on January 17, 1981. Also called Ray J, was brought into the world in McComb, Mississippi however brought up in California by his folks Willie Norwood and Sonja Bates-Norwood. Beam J is the more youthful sibling of multi-platinum artist Brandy, and the cousin of rap craftsman Snoop Dogg.


Celebrity Name: Ray J 
Full Name: William Ray Norwood Jr.
Gender: Male 
Birth Date: 17-01-1981
Birth Palace: McComb Mississippi, United State
Age: 40 Years 
Height: 5 feet 7 inches ( 170 cm )
Weight: 74 kg (163.14 lbs )
Eye Color: Black 
Shoe Size: 8 UK 
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: United state 
Marital Status: Married
Net Worth: $6 Million


Parents Name: Mother- Sonja B. Norwood, Father- Willie Norwood 
Siblings: Sister- Brandy Norwood 
Wife: Princess Love (m, 2016)
Children: Melody Love Norwood, Epik Ray Norwood

Acting Career:

He initially started his vocation in acting in 1989 when he started to show up in different TV plugs. He handled the job of the encouraging child in The Sinbad Show from 1993-1994. Beam J additionally featured in older sibling Brandy’s show, Moesha, for quite some time and One on One. He showed up in films also, including Mars Attacks!, Steel, and Envy. In 2005, Norwood appeared in UPN’s One-On-One. Beam got back to TV in 2009 with For the Love of Ray J, a reality dating show on VH1, which circulated for two seasons and produced a twist show, Brandy and Ray J: A Family Business, which broadcasted in April 2010. In January 27, Ray J was important for the cast of the UK Celebrity Big Brother, yet he strolled off the set after only several weeks.

Music Career:

In 1995, Ray J endorsed with Elektra Records and started to record his presentation collection, Everything You Want. That alum was delivered in March 1997 with the lead single Let It Go (actually no, not the one that just flew into your head at this moment!). The single was likewise highlighted on the soundtrack for the film Set It Off and topped at number 25 on the U.S. R&B diagram. The subsequent single crested at No. 54. Beam J was dropped from the mark in 1997. The following year, he showed up on the Dr. Doolittle soundtrack with his unique single That’s Why I Lie. He likewise created tunes for the organization Mattel and set up music for quite a long time.

Kim Kardashian Sex Tape Royalties:

In February 2007, a home made sex tape video Ray J had made with Kim Kardashian in 2003 was disclosed. As indicated by Steve Hirsch, the President of Vivid Entertainment, Ray J normally procures $90,000 like clockwork in sovereignties for his “home video” with Kim Kardashian. That equates to $360,000 each year which is really amazing considering the tape is almost twenty years old. At the point when Kim is in the information, likewise with her wedding or her exposed appearance on the front of Paper Magazines, Ray J’s eminences have been referred to leap to as much as $50,000 each week. Subsequent to recording a claim, Kim herself was paid a one-time $5 million single amount settlement for her job in the tape back in 2007.

Ray J Marijuana Tycoon:

In June 2019 Ray J declared that he had dispatched his own line of Marijuana called William Ray LA and had purportedly gone through $5 million of his own cash assembling the business. In August 2019 Ray J reported that he had endorsed on to be the boss key media official for MarijuanaStock.org. The situation, as indicated by desk work obtained by TMZ, will pay Ray J $1 million every year!

Personal Life:

Beam J had an extremely cozy relationship with Whitney Houston during the most recent couple of long stretches of her life. While there was a hypothesis that they had a close connection, Ray J has demanded they were simply companions and never dated. At the point when she passed on February 11, 2012, he was in San Diego and raced to the Beverly Hilton where she had kicked the bucket. He supposedly became enraged that he heard one of the cops on the scene offer a rude remark about Houston. Beam Jay was controlled as he attempted to drive passage into the inn. Beam’s sister Brandy portrayed Ray J at the hour of Houston’s demise as extremely troubled and discouraged.

On May 21, 2012, Ray was found in his lodging unfit to get up. He was raced to the emergency clinic by rescue vehicle. The other day, it was accounted for that he had a showdown at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards when Whitney Houston’s sister in law (Pat Houston) called security on him after seeing that he was sitting close to Whitney’s girl Bobbi Kristina Brown.

Beam wedded style creator Princess Love in Los Angeles in August 2016. Their first little girl was brought into the world in May 2018 and their child was brought into the world in January 2020.


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