Ray Hushpuppi, born as Raymond Igbalodely on the June 14, also known as ‘Aja Puppi’, ‘Aja 4’, ‘Gucci Master’ etc. He was born and raised in Lagos state, Nigeria a part of African nation; however, resides in Malaysia.
Hushpuppi’s real name us Raymond Igbalodely.
Who Is Hushpuppi?
He is a Dubai-base-Nigerian philanthropist, well-known for the sumptuous lifestyle he lives both home and abroad. The young man has taste for good things as he’s a fashionista. He’s best known with the ‘Gucci’ brand, hence the alias ‘Gucci Master’.
He became known over the media when he and his close associates, Mompha and Classicbaggie kept on giving fans something to talk about over their lifestyle.
How Hushpuppi Became Popular
Hushpuppi came into social media limelight when he and his then close associates, Mompha and Classicbaggie kept serving balling goals with their expensive lifestyle and leaving everyone bewildered about the source of their wealth. They later had a noisy quarrel and we got to know a little about Mr. Ray after his close associates spread his dirty linen online – in an attempt to debunk claims that he was hating on Hushpuppi, he disclosed that he was actually his main sponsor for a long time because he was broke.
His friend, Mompha, brought him to public space after he claimed that Hushpuppi tried to stab him in the back by using his personal account for fraudulent activities that almost sent him to jail – Mompha in course of this made us know some details about Hushpuppi as he revealed that his father is driving Taxi and his mother, a bread seller as a means of livelihood. We knew this little about Hushpuppi until he revealed that he used to be a heavy gambler and this has made us wonder if maybe this could still be the source of his wealth or maybe he’s swerved to a different path that’s raking in more dough for him.
Ray Hushpuppi shone more light on his name when he began to indulge messy brawls with top Nigerian musicians a while back – the likes of Kcee, Phyno, Timaya, Davido, Ice Prince and few others. It was apparent at this time that the ‘Gucci Master’ was seeking media attention and there’s no denying the fact that he got it, he has since continued to feed his followers on social media with his lavish lifestyle.
What Is Hushpuppi’s Source Of Income?
With all these, one can only but marvel what really his source of income is. It’s said though that the big boy has a net worth of 20 million US dollars – with his profligacy, it’s hard not to believe that he’s actually worth that sum. Some have rumoured that he is a yahoo boy. One thing we know for certain is that it’s either Hushpuppi is a very rich individual, or he possesses the dexterity of putting up the facade of being one. Anyways, the precise amount of his net worth and more importantly, the source of his wealth just might continue to remain foggy for a long time.
The controversial philanthropist is known as a heavy spender in proving his worth to wealthy artistes in the Nigerian entertainment industry. The pictures on his social media handles show the kind of life he lives as he believes highly in living extravagantly and having fun to the fullest. Controversially, he works hard for his money after all.
Hushpuppi has been an internet sensation ever since he came to limelight with his extravagant lifestyle and that’s why many of his fans want to know the type of business he does, his source of wealth, where he is from, his state of origin and that’s exactly what we address in this post; hence, the title – All you need to know about Hushpuppi.
Talking Of His Extravagant Lifestyle
Asides from Gucci, there’s the extravagant kind of life that follows – the cars, the hotels, the travels and the wads of cash he shows off. There’s no doubt that Hushpuppi defines luxury and he’d be listed amongst the country’s most luxurious persons if there ever was such list. As people continue to discover how extravagant he is, they begin to ponder how he became so rich and what his net worth could possibly be.
This has been the thought of many whenever news about the big boy emerges. There’s no doubt that the ‘Gucci Master’ has outpaced a handful of Nigerian celebrities as his financial status is invariably compared with ones of other celebs like Timaya, Davido, Phyno and some others.
People have been quite anxious as to why Hushpuppi has been quite silent. It seems he went through a nose surgery around November 2018. After the procedure, he regretted having to go under the knife as he has revealed how had to go through sleepless nights on social media. “When the lights are off, when the guests are gone, I go through sleepless night sessions with tears that no one knows about. It’s really hard. God help me,” he lamented.
And in another social media post, he wrote “if you have any problem and it’s not life-threatening, please don’t go and jump under the knife o cos they say health is wealth. Live with it. This surgery things are far worse. I wish I left my problem jeje that didn’t kill me for all these years”
The Billionaire ‘Gucci master’ is said to cruise around town in Dubai with expensive multi-million naira cars. He has been spotted times without number with Lamborghini, Bentley of different models, the latest Rolls Royce Phantom, the latest Range Rover amongst others.
At a time, Hushpuppi updated his Snapchat with a video of him coming down from the 2018 Rolls Royce Phantom in front of a Gucci store, and several passersby brought out their mobile phones, to take shots of the Billionaire Gucci Master.
There’s rumour flying around that the ‘Gucci Master’ owns a private jet among other exotic possessions that fuels his comparison with super rich and influential celebrities in the country (Nigeria).
That’s All You Need To Know About Hushpuppi.