DJ Premier Net Worth

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DJ Premier net worth:
$20 Million

DJ Premier Net Worth: DJ Premier is an American record producer and DJ who has a net worth of $20 million. DJ Premier gained his net worth by being in the hip hop group Gang Starr with MC Guru and has collaborated with Jay-Z and 50 Cent. Born Christopher Edward Martin on March 21, 1966, in Houston, Texas, US, he was the key half of the hip hop duo Gang Starr, along with the late emcee Guru. Raised in Prairie View, Texas, DJ Premier spent his teens and much of his professional career in Brooklyn, New York. Even though he was not a founding member of Gang Starr, he is the man to have produced all of their songs, as well as many of Gang Starr Foundation's songs. Being named arguably Hip-Hop's greatest producer of all time by Rolling Stone, DJ Premier produced for heavyweight rap names like Jay-Z, Kanye West, KRS-One, Ludacris, Mos Def, Snoop Dogg and The Notorious B.I.G. among many others. In addition, he has his own record company named Year Round Records, whose artists include New York group NYGz and Houston rapper Khaleel. What's more, DJ Premier is the host of a 2-hour-long show Live From HeadQCourterz on SIRIUS Satellite Radio's Hip-Hop Nation every Friday. In a recent interview, DJ Premier confirmed that he works with Eminem on his latest album. Also, he is said to produce a full album for New York rapper Nas.

DJ Premier Net Worth

DJ Premier

Record producer
Date of Birth
Mar 21, 1966 (50 years old)
Profession
Record producer, Disc jockey, Musician
Nationality
United States of America
Ethnicity
African American
Nicknames
DJ Premiers, Premo, Primo, Chris Martin, Premier, DJ, Christopher Edward Martin, Christopher Martin, Christopher E. Martin
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