Safaree Samuels
Safaree Samuels
Real Name/Full Name Safaree Lloyd Samuels
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Safaree Samuels
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, US
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 4 July 1981
Age/How Old: 42 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
Weight: In Kilograms – 81 Kg
In Pounds – 178 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – Samuels
Mother – N/A
Siblings: Shaneequa, Samantha samuels
School: Midwood High School
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: Jamaican-American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: Nicki Minaj
Wife/Spouse Name: Erica Mena
Kids/Children Name: Safire Majesty Samuels
Profession: Rapper, TV personality
Net Worth: $4 million
Last Updated: June 2024

When someone with Jamaican roots is mention, music and field events come to mind. Safaree Samuels is no different as he is an American musician with Jamaican roots. With Jamaicans known for their reggae music, he decided to take a different genre majoring in rap hip hop.

He started singing professionally in the early 2000s partnering by then upcoming musician Nicki Minaj. Since then, he has recorded several mixtapes. Besides music, he is a TV personality having joined Love & Hip Hop reality show, New York franchise. He has featured in the show since 2016, and he is among the main cast members.

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

Biography and Early Life

Though not much is known about his childhood, Safaree Samuels was born in Broklyn, New York where he was raised. He was raised in a family of three children having being born as the only boy in his family. One of his sisters is called Shaneequa and the other is called Samantha Samuels. All take their father’s surname. Besides his father’s name, there is not much that is known about their parents. Both are Jamaican immigrants who migrated to the United States looking for greener pastures.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Safaree Samuels in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Safaree Samuels’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 22nd June 2024 having been born on 4 July 1981. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 178 lbs in Pound and 81kg in Kilograms.


Safaree attended public school in Brooklyn where he did his elementary studies. He later joined Midwood High School where he graduated. He loved singing since his school days and after high school he took music as his career. It’s still not known whether Safaree has made any effort to go back to school and further his studies.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Safaree Samuels With Wife Erica Mena
Safaree Samuels With Wife Erica Mena

With a celebrity lifestyle and his featuring in one of the most-watched TV shows in America, his personal life has also been under media scrutiny. When he was starting his music career, Nicki Minaj was one of the rappers in their group Hood stars which they started with Seven-up and Lonestar. By then very few people knew Nicki as she hadn’t made in the music industry by then. The two started dating in 2000 and dated for fourteen years. In 214, they broke up but never disclosed the reasons behind their break-up

Their break-up got ugly when Safaree started accusing Nicki of taking all the credit for the album, “The Pinkprint” that she released in 2014. The matter went to court but in December 2016, Safaree lost as the case was dismissed. Their fights didn’t end there as in 2018 the two engaged in a war of words in Twitter with Safaree accusing Nicki of stabbing him when they were dating. He later met Erica Mena who he started dating and eventually married her in December 2018. The two have a daughter together named Safire Majesty Samuels born on 2nd February 2020.

Is Safaree Samuels Gay?

Safaree is not gay and has never been in a gay relationship. His previous relationships have all been with women. Currently, he is in a straight marriage with Erica Mena.

Professional Career

In the early 2000s, together with Seven Up, LouStar and Nicki Minaj formed a music group calling it Hood star. The group is credited with recording an entrance song for WWE superstar Victoria. The group was later disbanded where Nicki started her solo career with Safaree as her hype man.

He also started writing songs for Nicki and is credited with Nicki’s song Did it On’em which is in her first album. In Nicki’s second album, he wrote six of her songs. Safaree writing Nicki’s song would later turn to be an ugly battle after their break after Nicki taking all the credit for her album Pinkprint which Safaree claims to have written some of her song.


So far, there is only one award known that he has received for his work as a TV personality which he received in 2018. This doesn’t in any way depict his work as been average. On the contrary, some of the songs he wrote for Nicki Minaj became instant hits and is credited with Nicki’s rise to stardom.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Safaree Samuels in ’2024’

Safaree Samuels Net Worth
Safaree Samuels Net Worth

Most of his earnings have come from his work in TV with music taking a back seat since 2017. As of 2024, His current net worth is estimated to be around $4 million.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • In 2018, someone released his nude pictures online
  • He opened a fans account where he was selling his pornographic videos for only $20 a month.

When his nude pictures were leaked online, he denied being the one who leaked them but later opened an OnlyFans account where he was charging $20 dollars a month to view his pornographic videos. This made many people he could be the one who leaked those pictures to gain attention. Being the controversial person that he is, nothing can be ruled out.


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