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Darryl McDaniels Net Worth

Darryl McDaniels Net Worth

Net Worth: $45 Million

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  • Source of Wealth Music
  • Birth Place New York City, New York, United States
  • Marital Status Married (Zuri L. McDaniels)
  • Full Name Darryl Matthews McDaniels
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth May 31, 1964
  • Occupation Rapper, Producer
  • Education St. John's University, Rice High School
  • Children 1 (Darryl M. McDaniels, Jr)
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About Darryl McDaniels

American musician Darryl McDaniels has an estimated net worth of $45 million.

Darryl “D.M.C.” Matthews McDaniels was born on May 31, 1964 in New York City, New York, United States. Since 1992, he has been married to Zuri L. McDaniels. Inspired by the recordings of Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five, McDaniels is a certified self-taught disc jockey. Eventually, he became known with his stage name “Grandmaster Get High.”

In 1984, the trio composed of Joseph “Run” Simmons,  Jam-Master Jay and Darryl McDaniels released their first self-titled album which eventually  became a success in the hip hop industry. The group’s third album titled Raising Hell peaked at #6 on Billboard 200. It also peaked at #1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums which made Run-D.M.C. as one of the most popular hip hop groups during that time. However, amidst the success, McDaniels started building his reputation as a heavy drinker. In fact, he was arrested for  driving while intoxicated and public intoxication in the past.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Darryl McDaniels's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 1993
  • Earnings 1988
  • Earnings 1986
  • Earnings 1985
  • Earnings 1984
Earnings 1993 N/A
Record Sales 1993

Estimated earnings from the album Down with the King with the American hip hop group Run–D.M.C. (certified gold by RIAA and Music Canada)

$550,000
Earnings 1988 N/A
Record Sales 1988

Estimated earnings from the album Tougher Than Leather with the American hip hop group Run–D.M.C. (certified platinum by RIAA and gold by Music Canada)

$1,050,000
Earnings 1986 N/A
Record Sales 1986

Estimated earnings from the album Raising Hell with the American hip hop group Run–D.M.C. (certified 3x platinum by RIAA, platinum by Music Canada, and silver by BPI)

$3,160,000
Earnings 1985 N/A
Record Sales 1985

Estimated earnings from the album King of Rock with the American hip hop group Run–D.M.C. (certified platinum by RIAA)

$1,000,000
Earnings 1984 N/A
Record Sales 1984

Estimated earnings from the album Run–D.M.C. with the American hip hop group Run–D.M.C. (certified gold by RIAA)

$500,000
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