Rappers Who Were Once Homeless

Before they made big bucks everyday, there are rappers who once did not even have shelter. Check out the list of these hip hop artists who lived in the streets before they hit the music biz:



Recording artist Pitbull performs onstage during the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 18, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Before he was known as Mr. Worldwide or Mr. 305, Pitbull used to live in the streets of Miami. He and his mom fought, causing him to lose his home. He got into substance abuse, but when he cleared his act up, he went home and became the Pitbull everyone knows about.

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