Ace Hood
Ace Hood
Real Name/Full Name Antoine Franklin McColister
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Ace Hood
Birth Place: Port St. Lucie, Florida, United States
Date of Birth/Birthday: 11 May 1988
Age/How Old: 36 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 85 Kg
In Pounds – 187.392 lbs
Eye Color: Light Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Unknown
Mother – Unknown
Siblings: Younger cousin- Ty Barton Jr.
School: Deerfield Beach High School
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: NA
Wife/Spouse Name: Shelah Marie (m. 2020)
Kids/Children Name: Lyric Blu McColister (daughter), Sailor Blu McColister(daughter), unknown (son)
Profession: Rapper, songwriter
Net Worth: $6 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Widely successful for his hit singles like “Hustle Hard” and “Bugatti”, Ace Hood is a famous rapper of the U.S.A. The Best Music Group founded by American record producer DJ Khaled signed him at the beginning of his rapping career.

Well, how well do you know about Ace Hood? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Ace Hood’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Ace Hood to date.

Biography and Early Life

Hood was born on 11 May 1988 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. His beloved mother brought him up along with his younger cousin Ty Barton Jr. Hood spent much of his childhood in Deerfield Beach. His father was not present during his childhood. He was an ardent football player. However, when he was in the 10th grade, he suffered a serious injury.

The doctor advised him not to pursue a career in football. After realizing that he cannot become a pro footballer, he decided to pursue a career in rapping. In 2006, he collaborated with a local rap group called ‘Dollaz and Dealz’ and produced a single track named “M.O.E.” He participated in talent shows and other events to promote his song.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Ace Hood in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Ace Hood’s age is 36 years old as of today’s date 24th May 2024 having been born on 11 May 1988. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 187.392 lbs in Pound and 85kg in Kilograms.


He completed his schooling at Deerfield Beach High School. He was never interested in studies. As a child, his goal was to become a football player. But after his injury, he had to give up on his dream of becoming a renowned football player. The injury did not break his heart as he found a new dream in the form of rapping. Coming from a low-income family, he had to earn early and hence did not go to college. Instead, he focussed on his rapping career to build a better life for himself and his family.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Ace Hood With Wife Shelah Marie
Ace Hood With Wife Shelah Marie

Hood had shared romantic relationships with many women. The media has speculated his relationships with his contemporary female rappers. But one of his relationships got a matter to be discussed within the media was with fellow rapper Shanice Tyria Sarratt with whom he shares two daughters.

His adorable twin girls Lyric and Sailor Blu McCollister were born on 25 May 2011. Unfortunately, lyric passed away soon after birth because of health-related problems. He is also the father of an unnamed son from his previous relationship. In April 2019, Hood proposed to his close companion Shelah Marie and they tied the knot on 7 February 2020.

Hood is a believer in God and practices Christianity.

Is Ace Hood Gay?

Till now, we haven’t found any valid report claiming that Hood is gay. We know that he has been in relationships with women and is currently married to Shelah Marie. However, he has always expressed himself as a straight man.

Professional Career

Hood’s career gained momentum in 2007 when he bumped into DJ Khaled outside the urban-formatted radio station WEDR 99 Jamz. Khaled asked him to perform a freestyle rap song. He was impressed with Hood’s performance and welcomed him to his music label ‘We the Best’. Soon Hood appeared in the XXL magazine.

On 18 November 2008, Hood released his debut studio album ‘Gutta’. His album received mostly positive reviews from the audience and critics. The album scored a number 38 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 200. The song videos were engaging.

On 30 June 2009, Hood launched his 2nd album named ‘Ruthless’. It was positively received and performed well in the music industry. This album also entered the U.S. Billboard 200 and positioned itself at number 23.

On 9 August 2011, Hood rolled out ‘Blood, Sweat, & Tears’, his 3rd studio album. Chris Brown, T-Pain, Yo Gotti, Kevin Cossom. Rick Ross and Lil Wayne appeared on the album.

On 16 July 2013, Hood’s 4th studio album ‘Trials & Tribulations’ was launched. ‘Bugatti’ became a hit song. Successful American rapper Lil Wayne featured in another single track named ‘We Outchea’. These two songs remained the most iconic songs of Hood’s career.


Hood has received many awards as well as an appreciation for his dedicated contribution towards the growth of the hip-hop industry. He has been nominated several times for B.E.T. Hip Hop Awards. His single “Hustle Hard” from the 3rd album Blood, Sweat & Tears have been nominated for the awards. Similarly, his iconic song “Bugatti” was nominated in two categories for B.E.T. Hip Hop Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Ace Hood in 2024

Ace Hood Net Worth
Ace Hood Net Worth

Hood is a successful rapper and songwriter. He has four memorable studio albums to his credit. His work has been nominated for many awards in different award shows. He grew up in a low-income family, but that didn’t stop him from dreaming of something big. He was able to achieve his dream life through hard work, perseverance and dedication. He had a will to escape poverty and live a comfortable life. Hip hop industry changed his life. He got fame as well as wealth for his work. As of 2024, He is estimated to be worth $6 million.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Ace Hood is a professional American rapper. He has collaborated with other super talented rappers in the hip hop industry, such as Lil Wayne and Chris Brown.

His injury ended his plans to become a footballer, but he was willing to dream again. This time Ace chose hip hop as his new goal, and we are incredibly happy that he succeeded in his dream.


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