Master P

Percy Robert Miller (born April 29, 1970), known by his stage name Master P or his business name P. Miller is an American musician, actor, businessperson, record producer, record executive, philanthropist, and former basketball player. He is the founder of the record label No Limit Records, which was relaunched as New No Limit Records through Universal Records and Koch Records, then again as Guttar Music Entertainment, and currently, No Limit Forever Records. He is the founder and CEO of P. Miller Enterprises and Better Black Television, which was a short-lived online television network. In 2013, Forbes estimated Miller’s net worth at nearly $350 million, which put him as the third-richest figure in hip hop at the time.

Miller initially gained fame in the mid-1990s with the success of his hip hop music group TRU as well as his fifth solo rap album Ice Cream Man, which contained his first single “Mr. Ice Cream Man”. Miller gained further popularity in 1997 after the success of his platinum single “Make ‘Em Say Uhh!”. In total, Miller has gone on to release 14 studio albums, including 1998’s MP Da Last Don, which debuted at number 1 on the Billboard Top 200 chart and sold over 400,000 copies in a week. The album was certified 4× platinum, with over four million copies sold, making it Miller’s highest selling album.

Aside from music, Miller has also embarked on a career in acting, starring in numerous movies, including I Got the Hook Up, Soccer Mom, Gone in 60 Seconds, Toxic, and Foolish. Miller has also worked in television, starring in the sitcom Romeo! alongside his son Romeo Miller from 2003 to 2006.

Miller was signed to two separate NBA contracts in the late 1990s, playing for both the Charlotte Hornets and Toronto Raptors during the 1998 and 1999 pre-season respectively. Miller currently owns his own basketball league, Global Mixed Gender Basketball (GMGB).

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