French Montana is the well-recognized record artist who has served the music industry with his incredible work. He is the owner of Cocaine City Records.
Early Life and Education
French Montana was born Karim Kharbouch on November 9, 1984, in Rabat, Morocco and grew up with his younger brother Zack on the family estate outside Casablanca.
During his childhood days, he had a keen interest in soccer, rap, and basketball. He is fluent in several languages, English, Arabic, and French. He went to Lehman and Roosevelt for his high school education.
Montana began his career in his teens as a rapper. In 2002, he founded Cocaine City Records which featured interviews with rappers focusing on hip-hop beef and street music.
His first mixtape French Revolution Vol. 1 released in 2007. The album was his collaborated work with Uncle Murda, Jae Millz, Tony Yayo and Mazaradi Fox. In 2013, he released his first solo single entitled Ain’t Worried About Nothin. His solo ranked number 4 on the Billboard 200 and was super hit on the radio stations.
His first underground hit is Straight Cash produced by J. Cardim. Likewise, he collaborated with the renowned artist such as Max B, Akon, and many others and has released several mixtapes. His sophomore studio album Jungle Rules peaked at number 3 on the US Billboard 200. Unforgettable was the hit single of the album, featuring Swae Lee.
French married his longtime girlfriend Deen Kharbouch. They tied the knot in 2007. The duo was blessed with a son named Kurz in 2009. He divorced his wife Deen in 2014 after separating in 2012.
He had an affair with Sophia Body and eventually, the pair also broke. He then dated Trina in 2013 but broke up soon in 2014.
In 2014, Montana was in a romantic relationship with Khloe Kardashian. They eventually broke up in 2015 after dating for a year. He is currently single.
Survived head shot
French was shot in the head in 2002 while leaving the recording studio in New York. The chance of his living was very thin and he was under observation for a week. He fought death and survived.
Montana earns a huge amount from his career as a rapper, videographer, and entrepreneur. He has accumulated an estimated net worth of $8 million. He charges $30,000 per night for a live performance. He is the owner of Coke Boys Records and Cocaine City Records.
French Montana Affairs
First Affair with Deen Kharbouch
Deen Kharbouch is the ex-wife of artist French Montana. They tied the knot in 2007. They separated in 2012 while divorced in 2014.
Second Affair with Sophia Body
French Montana had an affair with Sophia Body after his divorce with his ex-wife. The duo dated for a very short period of time.
Third Affair with Trina Braxton
French Montana dated Trina in 2013. Tan is an American rapper by profession. They dated in 2013 till 2014.
Fourth Affair with Khole Kardashian
in 2014 French Montana dated actress Khloe Kardashian. They stayed together for a year and broke up in 2015.