Net Worth: $6 Million
- Source of Wealth Music
- Birth Place Bridgetown, Barbados
- Full Name Joseph Saddler
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth January 1, 1958
- Ethnicity African American
- Occupation DJ, Hip Hop Artist
- Education Samuel Gompers High School
About Grandmaster Flash
Grandmaster flash (Joseph Saddler) is a hip-hop artist with a net worth of $6 million. He has built his net worth as one of the hip hop pioneers cutting, Djing and mixing and he and the Furious 5 have were honorary inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2007. Their induction made them the first hip-hop/rap artists to be given the honor. His family migrated from Barbados in the Caribbean to the US and settled in the Bronx, New York where he grew up.
He developed as well as mastered three innovations that are even today considered to be the standard DJing techniques. These are the Backspin technique, Scratching and Punch Phrasing. The Furious 5 have signed with Sugar Hill records and with their lyrical prowess and unique style quickly surpassed the Sugarhill gang to become the record label’s biggest stars. He later on left the group and continued his solo career where he received many accolades and awards for his work.