Diamond and Silk are two famous African-American sisters, Lynnette Hardaway, and Rochelle Richardson. Both are Social media personalities, bloggers and vloggers. Diamond and Silk became well-known for supporting in 2016 Presidential campaign for Donald J. Trump. Continue reading to find the estimated net worth of Diamond and Silk as of 2018.
Diamond (Lynnette Hardaway) and Silk (Rochelle Richardson) are sisters. They are daughters of parents affiliated with Jericho Deliverance Temple church, Raeford, North Carolina. Before supporting Donald J. Trump, they were Democrat supporters. After listening to Donald J. Trump on television, they shifted their support to the Republican Party.
Diamond (Ms. Hardaway) and Silk (Ms. Richardson) became popular amongst the conservative circles sharing their views through social media. They praised Donald J. Trump but, criticized Democratic Party (‘a plantation’) or Hillary Clinton (‘a slave master’).
After the election, Diamond and Silk attacked Democrats using video interviews with the National Rifle Association. Also, the duo mentioned people were erasing history when the Confederate statues were to be removed. Diamond and Silk encouraged Mr. Trump to fire Robert S. Mueller II, investigator of Russia’s interference during the 2016 election.
Diamond and Silk first joined Donald Trump as ‘Stump for Trump Girls’ on-stage when he was at Raleigh, North Carolina (2015). On 2nd January 2016, Diamond and Silk started ‘Ditch and Switch’ in Biloxi, Mississippi. The duo encouraged Democrats to register as Republicans and created their website explaining voters about when the States had deadlines for changing party affiliations.
Diamond and Silk appeared at numerous rallies of Donald J. Trump during the campaign. The duo visited Mr. Trump in the Oval Office. In 2016, at a rally, Mr. Trump invited Diamond and Silk onstage when he saw the duo for the first time.
Diamond and Silk have more than 650,000 followers on Twitter, approximately 1.5 million followers on Facebook and around 140,000 subscribers on YouTube. Diamond and Silk often appear on conservative news shows including ‘Fox & Friends’ where they claimed that Trump is a realist rather than a racist.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Diamond and Silk sell different Trump merchandise on their official website. Also, they offer fans to view them live at the rate of $50 a ticket. Also, one can take a photograph and eat with them at the rate of $150. As of now, Diamond and Silk has an estimated net worth of somewhere around $3 million.
On 2nd November 2016, Diamond and Silk went to Winston-Salem, North Carolina on behalf of the 2016 US Presidential Trump campaign. They were met with Lara Trump, wife of Eric Trump. According to the Federal Election Commission, Diamond and Silk got paid $1,274.94 for ‘field consulting.’ The details of the services were never found out.
Diamond and Silk got media attention during the US presidential campaign in 2016. Again, in April 2018, Facebook mentioned that Diamond and Silk were not sage to the community. According to the duo, Facebook had censored and blocked Diamond and Silk’s Facebook page. However, Mark Zuckerberg has denied their allegation. As of April 2018, Diamond and Silk have almost 1.3 million followers on the duo’s Facebook page.