Born in New Orleans, Louisiana on January 28th 1978, Freddie Ross Jr. better known by her stage name Big Freedia is an American rapper who is best known for her work in the New Orleans sub-genre of hip hop called bounce music. With all her success what is the Net Worth of Big Freedia?
Big Freedia Net Worth
Big Freedia has an estimated net worth is $4 million. She began playing piano and singing at a very early age at her local church. She continued to perform in choir and also became the choir director at her high school, Walter L. Cohen High School.
Freedia’s music career took off in 1999 when she released her first single, “An Ha, Oh Yeah,” and began performing frequently around New Orleans. She has since released 3 studio albums and dozens of singles, including the 2021 song “Platinum“
Along side her music career, Freedia runs an interior design business.
In regard to her sexuality Freedia has stated “I am not transgendered, I am just a gay male… I wear women’s hair and carry a purse, but I am a man.”
Controversially in 2016, Freedia pled guilty to ‘theft of government funds’ after she failed to report her income earnings while still claiming government benefits. She was sentenced to three years’ probation.