Widely regarded as one of music's most successful entrepreneurs, Percy Miller a/k/a Master P, revolutionized the industry by selling over 75 million albums since opening the doors of his self-owned independent record company, No Limit Records.
To date, he has garnered an astounding twelve multi-platinum, ten platinum, and thirteen gold albums. His success has earned him covers on Fortune Magazine and inclusion on their "40 Richest Under 40" lists. He also earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records as the "Highest Paid Entertainer in Hip Hop in 1999."
A native of poverty stricken New Orleans, Master P has a true rags-to-riches story. A self-made multi-millionaire and multi-platform entertainer, Master P has enjoyed world-renown success as a best-selling hip-hop artist, a successful actor/producer/director, an athlete, a clothing designer and, most recently, an author with his new self-help guide, "Guaranteed Success."
Master P has produced eight films, written and directed more than six, and starred in over a dozen including major studio releases such as "Gone in 60 Seconds" (alongside Nicholas Cage and Angelina Jolie), "Dark Blue" with Kurt Russell and starred opposite Harrison Ford in the cop comedy "Hollywood Homicide" (2003). Master P also manages the music, film and television career of his son, teen rap star Romeo.
The father and son executive produced and starred in "Romeo!" their own Nickelodeon sitcom which went on to be one of Nickelodeon's highest rated shows. You may also remember Master P as one of the most popular cast members on the top rated ABC reality competition "Dancing with the Stars."
Additionally, Master P was recently appointed the new Youth Ambassador for the NAACP, a position previously held by former president Bill Clinton.
Master P's brand continues to evolve through his new Take A Stand Records label. The initiative is the only recording label committed to signing and promoting hip-hop artists with responsible image and lyrics. He's also dedicated his time to communities through PMiller Youth Centers and his PMiller Food Foundation for the Homeless and his new speaking program on financial literacy.