Arabian Prince is the stage name of a famous American disc jockey and rapper. Arabian Prince is most renowned as the founding member of N.W.A. Also, Arabian Prince is well-known as a singer, songwriter and record producer. Continue reading to find the net worth of Arabian Prince as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Arabian Prince is the stage name of Kim Renard Nazel. He was born on 17th June 1964 in Inglewood in California in the US. Arabian Price’s father, Joseph ‘Skippy’ Nazel Jr. is a famous African-American author and host of radio talk-show. Arabian Prince’s mother was a piano teacher and classical musician. Apparently, Arabian Prince got his musical talents from his mother.
Arabian Prince first experienced making music using available equipment and mix-tapes at his father’s radio station. Later, Arabian Prince sold the music at his school. Arabian Prince graduated from Junipero Serra High School, near Gardena.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Arabian Prince began working with ‘Bobby Jimmy & the Critters’ (1984). Also, he record produced the super-hit single and album ‘Supersonic’ for J. J. Fad.
Arabian Prince became the founding member of N.W. A. (1986). However, he left after he was pushed aside by Ice Cube who returned from the Phoenix Institute of Technology (1988). While performing with N.W.A., Arabian Prince released music albums and singles. These include single ‘Panic Zone’ (1987), The Posse (1987) and ‘Straight Outta Compton’ (1988). Apparently, there were royalty and contract disagreements with Eazy-E, Ice Cube, MC Ren. At the time, the main performers were DJ Yella and Dr. Dre who was the main producer.
On leaving N.W.A, Arabian Prince started his successful career as a solo artist. Arabian Prince released his first solo album entitled ‘Brother Arab’ by Orpheus Records in 1989. This album has a super-hit single, ‘She’s Got A Big Posse.’ After that, Arabian Prince released albums entitled ‘The Underworld Followed’ (1992), ‘Where’s My Bytches’ (1993), ‘Professor X’ (2008) and ‘Innovative Life: The Anthology, 1984-1989’ (2008).
As a vocalist, Arabian Prince joined and recorded with other contemporary artists such as Bobby Jimmy and the Critters and J.J. Fad. Arabian Prince released his first compilation, ‘Situation Hot’ by Macola Records (1990). Arabian Prince worked with Professor X on the Dutch label Clone Records in the mid-2000s.
Arabian Prince performed as a disc jockey on 2K Sports Holiday Bounce Tour with musicians from the ‘Stone Throw Records’ (2007). Also, Arabian Prince’s 1980s electro-rap composition was released by ‘Stone Throw Records’ (2008). In addition to contributing to the music industry, Arabian Prince has provided for video games like ‘College Hoops 2K8’ (2007).
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of Arabian Prince is $1 million. Most of Arabian Prince’s wealth comes from his profession as a musician. He is well-known as a singer, songwriter, record producer, rapper, and DJ player. Arabian Prince earns from playing disc jockey in live concerts. Also, Arabian Prince earns from his sale of records and video games.
Of late, Arabian Prince has appeared on the 14th studio album of ‘Ministry,’ the industrial-metal band in 2018.