Danny Brown is a very successful rapper who began his career when he was a teenager. He has released many albums as well as singles. His powerful style of rapping has made him perform as a featured artist for many other artists. To know more about the net worth of Danny Brown in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
The real name of Danny Brown is Daniel Dewan Sewell. Both his parents were teenagers at the time of his birth. The rapper was born in 1981 in Detroit, Michigan. As a child, his mother used to read him Dr. Seuss books. His father, who is a half Filipino used to work as a DJ and this exposed Brown to music.
Not much is known about the educational details of Danny Brown. He also has three younger sisters and is the oldest among them. Despite being talented, he turned into a drug dealer, by the time he was 18 years old. He also got imprisoned, but soon made music his career after he became a member of the hip hop group, Rese’vor Dogs.
There is no information about the affairs and relationships of Danny Brown. It is also not known if he has been married and has got any children. He is very active on the social media and has done a lot to make others happy.
Career, Award & Nominations
With his hip hop group, Danny Brown released the collaboration album, ‘Runispokets-N-Dumpemindariva’ in 2003. But it was in 2010 when the rapper first released his first solo studio album called ‘The Hybrid’. He further decided to improve his performance and released ‘XXX’ in 2011. This was released on Fool’s Gold Records. In 2013, he released ‘Old’. This album peaked at #4 on the U.S. R&B charts. His most recent studio album is ‘Atrocity Exhibition’ and it became available from September 2016. This also peaked at #5 of the U.S. R&B charts.
But Brown is not just restricted in releasing studio albums. Way before releasing studio albums he released the mixtape ‘Detroit State of Mind’ in 2007. Its success made him release many other mixtapes including the ‘Detroit State of Mind’ series, ‘Hot Soup’, ‘Browntown’, ‘It’s a Art’, ‘The Hybrid: Cutting Room Floor’, and ‘Hawaiian Snow’. He has also released the EPs ‘Black and Brown!’, ‘Bruiser Brigade’, and ‘The OD EP’.
When it comes to singles, Brown first released the song “Grown Up” in 2012. This earned him his first award at the mtvU Woodie Awards in 2013. He then went on to release many other singles like “The Black Brad Pitt”, “25 Bucks”, “Detroit vs. Everybody”, “Smokin & Drinkin”, “When It Rain”, “Pneumonia”, “Really Doe”, and “Ain’t It Funny”. Brown has also made guest appearances for many other artists like Black Milk, Tony Yayo, Esham, and Kid Sister.
Net Worth & Earnings
Do you want to know about the net worth of an artist who began his career when he was a teenager? He has released four studio albums and has released many EPs and mixtapes. By doing so, the rapper has made a net worth of over $7.5 million. He has released music with many recording labels and has performed with many artists. He has performed as a featured artist for A-Trak, The Alchemist, Insane Clown Posse, E-40, Ghostface Killah, The Avalanches, and Westside Gunn.
Danny Brown is an example to many who made a positive career despite getting involved in drugs. He is not trained in music, yet went on to release many albums. He is a very influential person and could do even better as he is still young.