Ahmir Khalib Thompson who is known as Quest love professionally is a DJ, music journalist, percussionist and record producer. He is known as one of the best drummers in the world, and he has also won many awards for his work. He is also an adjunct instructor at the New York University. He has produced recordings for various artists who are famous at present. If you are interested in knowing about life, career and net worth of Quest love in 2019, then you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 20th January in the year 1971 in Philadelphia. He is the son of Arthur Lee Andrews Thompson. His father was also a singer who was known as Lee Andrews. When Quest love was seven years old, he started drumming on stage at different shows. When he was 13 years old, he became a musical director.
His parents didn’t want him to be with babysitters when he was little, and that’s why they took him on tour. He used to go to Philadelphia High School of Performing arts. He founded a band named, The Square Roots when he completed graduation. He founded the band with his friend named Tariq Trotter and Christian McBride.
He hasn’t revealed much about his personal life, but he revealed that he came to New York because he wasn’t able to manage time with any women. He is a ladies’ man and never hesitates to mingle with any partner. He is a close friend of Amy Wine house, and he also calls her his teacher. She also proposed him to form a supergroup. According to some reports, he hasn’t been unmarried and doesn’t have kids till now.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He became a drummer who was unstoppable during the 1990s. His group released two acclaimed records in the year 1995 and then in the year 1996. Later on, his group gained success with another song; you got me in the year 1999. His song also got Grammy Award for best rap performance in the year 2000. He played drums for various hit songs and gained recognition as one of the best drummers of all time.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Quest Love is around $18 million which he has accumulated by working as a music journalist, Disco Jockey, Drummer and record producer. He is known as one of the best drummers in the world, and he has worked with various famous artists in his career.
He has a girl fired though which is revealed by sources. He pays attention to his diet and weight maintenance, and he changed his habits after 35 years of age. One of his dear friends died from heat stroke after which he stopped eating wheat, gluten, and dairies. He enjoys soy, tofu, and seaman on five days of the week while he enjoys two days of the week; he eats shrimp, lobster, and fish. He has been able to work as a famous DJ and music journalist, and he would be able to win many awards in the future for his talent.