About Dj Drama
It has been claimed that the overall estimate of DJ Drama net worth reaches a sum of 12 million dollars, as of right now. DJ Drama’s real birth name is Tyree Cinque Simmons and he has become known in music industry as DJ Drama. He has earned a huge part of his net worth because of his work in hip hop scene. In fact, he has also worked as a DJ, as his stage name implies, which has also helped to make his name famous and also added up to the overall amount of DJ Drama net worth. In addition, DJ Drama has worked as a record producer.
The hip hop artist was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1978. A bigger part of DJ Drama net worth comes from his performances as a rapper. In addition to his career in hip hop, DJ Drama’s name has also been mentioned when talking about the East Coast rap and Southern rap genres. DJ Drama has also worked with a hip hop artist T.I., for whom he has been serving as a DJ. DJ Drama has created many mixtapes and produced albums called “Dedication 2” and “Gangsta Grillz”. In 2006, the former album was titled as one of the 10 bestselling records of that year, according to the New York Times. Thus, his work has been acknowledged, too.
In addition to his solo career as a rapper and a DJ, DJ Drama has created a band called “Aphilliates”, where he was joined by Don Cannon and DJ Sense. In 2006, the band got signed to Asylum Records. Later, the band got signed to two other labels, those being La The Darkman and Embassy Entertainment. However, eventually, the band decided to release their music on their own. Thus, the band has also added up to the overall amount of DJ Drama net worth.
In 2007, DJ Drama released one of his first albums, which was called “Gangsta Grillz”. In 2008, DJ Drama also released one of his first singles, called “The Art of Storytellin part 4”. In making this track, DJ Drama was helped by TreVon McCall, who is his good friend and also an acknowledged musician. In 2009, DJ Drama released his second album called “Gangsta Grillz (vol. 2)”. In this album, some other rappers appeared, such as Akon and Snoop Dogg. DJ Drama was also nominated for a DJ of the year award at the Best Hip Hop Awards.