Who is Safaree Samuels?

Safaree Samuels is an American rapper, songwriter, and television personality. He is one of the well-known Hip hop artists which rose into prominence as a member of the Hip Hop Group "the Hoodstars". He has collaborated and helped rapper Nicky Minaj making her debut studio album "Pink Friday" and her second studio album " Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded". His Instagram account is @safaree and has 3 million followers. His twitter account is @IAMSAFAREE and has 234.6K Followers. 

Famous For 

  • for his appearance in the reality TV series "Love & Hip Hop: New York"
  • for his musical career in the hip hop group "the Hoodstars" along with rapper Nicki Minaj and others. 

Early Life of Safaree Samuels

Safaree Samuels was born on July 4, 1981, in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. His birth name is Safaree Lloyd Samuels. He holds an American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity. His zodiac sign is Cancer. He has two sisters named Shaneequa and Samantha Samuels. He grew up in his birthplace Brooklyn and studied the nearby Midwood High School. Growing up he became interested in Rapping and music. 

Career of Safaree Samuels 

  • Safaree Samuels began his musical career in the group "the Hoodstars" formed in the early 2000s with rappers Nicki Minaj, Lou$tar, and Seven Up.
  • "the Hoodstars" recorded the entrance song for WWE Diva Victoria, "Don't Mess With" in 2004. 
  • Samuels supported Nicki Minaj as a hype man in her solo career after their band got dissolved.
  • He co-wrote the single "Did It On 'em" for Minaj's debut studio album "Pink Friday" in 2010.
  • Samuels also appeared in Minaj's music video "Stupid Hoe" in 2012.
  • He also helped in making the Nicki Minaj second album "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded" released on April 2, 2012.
  • Samuels released the mixtapes, "It Is What It Is" and "It Is What It Is, Vol. 2" in 2015.
  • In 2017, Samuels made his appearance in the third season of the VH1 reality show "Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood's" and the same year he also compete in the first season of VH1's "Scared Famous" which premiered in October 2017.
  • In 2020 he appeared in the season 9 of reality TV series "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" as a supporting cast member.
  • Currently, he is working as a cast member of the reality TV series  "Love & Hip Hop: New York".

Personal Life of  Safaree Samuels 

Safaree Samuels is a married man. His wife's name is Erica Mena who is a television personality, singer, recording artist, and former model and video vixen. Safaree Samuels was engaged to Erica Mena on December 24, 2018. They got married on October 7, 2019. The couple welcomed their daughter on February 2, 2020. Previously, Safaree famously dated the American rapper, Nicki Minaj for four years from 2000 to 2014. 

Body Measurement of Safree Samuels 

Safaree Samuels is a good looking man with a well-maintained body physique. He stands 6 ft 1 inch tall and weighs 81 Kg. His body measurement is 42-32-15 inches (Chest-Waist-Biceps). He has a straight sexual orientation. His eye color is  Dark Brown and his hair color is Black. 

Net worth of Safaree Samuels 

As of 2020, The net worth of Safaree Samuels is estimated to be the US $2 million and earns an average salary of US $100K per year. His primary income sources include his rapping career and as a song-writer. He also earns a decent amount of money by making an appearance in the reality TV series. On May 2020, Safaree Samuels earned massive $94,906.17 in just 2 weeks from "OnlyFans", a content subscription service. 

10 Real Facts of Safaree Samuels

1.  Samuels was honored with a Blue & Bougie Impact Award in February 2018. 

2. His nude picture and the video were leaked online in 2018.  

3. He has linked romantically with Zashia Santiago and West Coast Barbie.

4. Samuels Says Mill was a ‘Big Part’ of his breakup with Nicki Minaj. 

5. Samuels filed a lawsuit against Minaj in 2016.

6. Samuels & Mill have had beef on Social Media.

7. Samuels called Mill ‘The Biggest P***y in the world’ after alleged Jumping. 

8. His studio album "Straitt" was released in 2020. 

9.  He appeared in Minaj's music video "Stupid Hoe" in 2012. 

10. He has appeared on the TV show "Wild 'n Out".