Real Name/Full Name Shamele Mackie
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Papoose
Birth Place: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 5 March 1978
Age/How Old: 46 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 154 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Gregory Hudgens
Mother – Irene Mackie
Siblings: N/A
School: Immaculata High School
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Remy Ma
Kids/Children Name: Reminisce Mackenzie, Dejanae Mackie and Shamele Mackie
Profession: Rapper
Net Worth: $300 thousand
Last Updated: May 2024

Papoose is a popular American rapper who has released many albums in his career. He has been performing for over two decades and is also a songwriter. Papoose is also an actor and has appeared in many TV shows. In his career, he has released 21 mixtapes.

Well, how well do you know about Papoose? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Papoose’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 Papoose to date.

Biography and Early Life

The real name of Papoose is Shamele Mackie. He was born on March 5, 1978, in New York City, New York. His grandmother gave him the nickname “Papoose”. He is the son of Irene Mackie. According to sources, the name of his father is Gregory Hudgens. He is the cousin of music producer Pi’erre Bourne.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Papoose in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Papoose’s age is 46 years old as of today’s date 23rd May 2024 having been born on 5 March 1978. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 154 lbs in Pound and 70kg in Kilograms.


As a child, he has been to the Immaculata High School located in Oshawa, Quebec. However, it is not known if the rapper has been to college as he started his career at a very young age.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Papoose With Wife Remy Ma
Papoose With Wife Remy Ma

In 2008, Papoose got married to Remy Ma. They exchanged wedding vows over the phone as Remy Ma was incarcerated. Their official marriage ceremony happened in 2016. They have a child named Reminisce Mackenzie. He also has two children named Dejanae Mackie and Shamele Mackie with Yvetta Lashley, who is his ex-girlfriend. Papoose also has a daughter named Destiny with one of his affairs.

Is Papoose Gay?

Papoose is one man who has dated many women in the past. He is the father of five children, and his sexual orientation is straight. He has fathered three women and is surely not gay or bisexual. He is now happily married and lives with his family.

Рrоfеѕѕіоnаl Саrееr

In 1998, Papoose appeared in the album Roots of Evil by Kool G Rap. His debut single called “Thug Connection” was released in 2004. That same year, he released his debut mixtape entitled Art & War. His other mixtapes include The Beast from the East, Election Day, A Moment of Silence, The Underground King, Sharades, Unfinished Business, Internationally Known, Military Grind, and Food for Thought.

He went on to release three mixtapes in 2021. In 2013, Papoose released his debut studio album called The Nacirema Dream on Fontana Records. His second studio album You Can’t Stop Destiny became available in 2015. In 2019, the rapper came up with Underrated. His most recent studio album called Endangered Species was released in 2020.

Papoose has also come up with two compilation mixtapes. Some of his singles include ” What’s My Name”, “Get At Me”, “Party Out In Brooklyn”, “Michael Jackson”, “The Golden Child”, and “The Bank”. He is all set to come up with the single “Nasty Time”. Papoose has also performed for many other artists including Jeannie Ortega, Busta Rhymes, and DJ Kay Slay. Additionally, he is also a television personality and has been appearing in Love & Hip Hop: New York since 2015. He has also appeared in Remy & Papoose: Meet the Mackies in 2018. Papoose was also seen in the 2008 film Righteous Kill.


In 2006, Papoose received a nomination for the BET Hip Hop Award in the category of “best collabo, duo, or group. One of his most successful career achievements is to be a rapper and release many albums.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Papoose in 2024

Papoose Net Worth
Papoose Net Worth

As of 2024, Papoose has an estimated net worth of $300 thousand. Despite releasing many albums and singles, he has not found any success. The sale of his albums are low, and he has also not released a chart-topping single. However, he is consistent in his career, and there can be an increase in his bank balance. Papoose is also an actor and has appeared in a film. Part of his wealth also comes by appearing in Love & Hip Hop: New York. He is appearing in the show for over five years.

With many albums to his credit, Papoose has become a popular name in the music world. However, he is not fortunate to come up with a hit album. He is very dedicated in his career and is also a TV personality. Papoose has maintained a simple lifestyle, and he waited years to get married to the love of his life.


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