Mase born in the United States of America as Mason Durell Betha is a rapper, songwriter, actor, inspirational speaker, and minister.
Betha started to get into trouble on the streets of Harlem in his early teenage years, and when he was 13, his mother sent him back to Jacksonville to live with relatives. Betha first started attending church while living in Jacksonville. Betha started showing potential as a basketball player after returning to live in Harlem at the age of 15, becoming the leading point guard for his high school team at Manhattan Center during the 1993 season, where he played alongside Cameron Giles, who went on to be the rapper known as Cameron.
He had aspirations of entering the National Basketball Association (NBA), but because of his low academic scores, he was unable to make it into Division I College. He attended Purchase at New York State University, where he grew to understand that he was unlikely to make the NBA and instead started to concentrate more on writing music, making demo tapes, and playing frequently at local nightclubs. Betha finally dropped out of college and concentrated on a full-time music career.
Mase Age | How old is Mase?
Mase is 43 years old as of 27 August 1977 2020. He was born on 27 August in Jacksonville, Florida, United States.
Mase was born to Mason “Father Lucky” Betha and P. K. Betha. He is a fraternal twin with his sister Stason Betha. He has four siblings, two brothers, and two sisters. His father left them when Mase was just three years old.
Mase Wife |Who is Mase married to?
He was married to Twyla Betha. The couple married in 2001 and divorced in 2014 after his wife was was arrested for Driving under the influence (DUI). It all started when Mase banned his wife from the pulpit after she pleaded guilty. According to him, his wife was a hypocrite because she once preached about drunkenness and told the maltitude that drinking is a sin.
Mase Net Worth
Mase has an estimated net worth who has net worth of $8 million. His fortune is made from his fortune from his career as a rapper, songwriter, TV personality, inspirational speaker, and minister.
He is the founder of the Church of El Elyon International. He quit his church in 2014, as it seems he got swept up in the rapture of rap.
Mase Welcome Back
His song Welcome Back was released as the first single off his third studio album Welcome Back. It was his first single released after he had taken a five-year hiatus from the music industry.
Mase Harlem Double Up
His second studio album Double Up was released by Bad Boy Records in 1999. It was his last album before he retired from rapping to become a Christian pastor. In its first week, it sold 107,000 copies, debuting at # 11, and was certified Gold by the RIAA exactly one month after its July 15, 199 release.
Mase Harlem World
His debut album Harlem World was released on October 28, 1997. The album was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 41st Annual Grammy Awards. In the United States, it went on to sell 4.8 million copies. He released his first solo LP, Harlem World, which debuted at # 1 on the U.S. first week of release on the Billboard Pop and R&B LP charts selling over 175,000 copies; it has since gone on to sell 4.8 million copies in the U.S. A long list of rap elite, including Jay-Z, Lil ‘Kim, Busta Rhymes, 8Ball & MJG, The Lox, Absolute, and his close pal, DMX, joined Mase on his solo LP.