Sean John Combs, Known as P. Diddy, Diddy and Puff Daddy. He is a American entrepreneur, rapper, actor, designer, record producer, singer, song writer and visionary. He formed the famed Bad Boy Records in 1993, and has signed the likes of The Notorious B.I.G. Diddy is one of the larger then life personalities and ultra-successful people not only of his time but of his generation. He is worth an estimated $750 million as of 2015.
Diddy started out a rapper and talent director before he founded Bad Boy Records, he has been through his share of controversy including being at the heart of the West Coast East Coast beef back in the early 1990s. He feuded for many years with the likes of Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, and Suge Knight of the famed and now extinct Death Row Records.
Despite not releasing a CD in quite some time he is still one of the highest paid musicians in the world, most of his money comes from his record label, endorsements, real estate, and business ventures. His company Sean John is one of the most successful urban clothing brands in the world generating hundreds of millions of dollars a year in annual revenues.
Combs has started expanding his business reach and invested heavily into Ciroc Vodka back in 2007, and then acquired Enyce clothing line for Liz Claiborne for a modest sum of $20 million back in 2008. He also has a majority stakes in the television network Revolt since 2008.
Diddy has 6 children, his oldest son Justin attends UCLA on a full football scholarship. And a few months ago Diddy was involved in a serious altercation with the strength and conditioning coach after he felt the coach continuously belittled his son over and over. Diddy was arrested by campus police, and taken by the county sheriff’s department who forwarded charges to the district attorney. The district attorney did not move forward with the charges citing there was no evidence that Diddy was not provoked.
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