Diggy Simmons is a renowned singer, rapper as well as an actor who has gained much popularity for being the son of Joseph Simmons. In addition to this, he has also gained much success by being featured in an MTV reality television show known as Run’s House as a Reality Star. Here is a quick summary of the career, biography and the net worth of Diggy Simmons in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Diggy Simmons was born on 21st March in the year 1995 in Queens, New York City with his full name being Daniel Dwayne Simmons III. He was born to his parents known as Joseph Simmons who is his father and a well-known personality and his mother known as Justine Simmon. He was born to a musical family, and hence he got much interest in music since his early childhood. He has an American nationality with an Africa-American ethnicity.
Diggy Simmons was known to be in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend known as Destiny Thompson. In addition to this, he was also said to be engaged to Jessica Jarrell though this relationship did not go a long way and they separated. He has also dated Teyana Taylor and has also revealed that he was a crush on Rihanna and Liliana.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Diggy Simmons commenced his career in the year 2009 in which he released a mixtape known as The first Flight after he had been signed with the Atlantic Records. Prior to this, he had been featured in an MTV’s reality television series known as Run’s House in which he was featured together with his family.
In addition to this, he was also featured in the All City Chess Club in which he was the youngest member of this film. Simmons then released his second mixtape album in the year 2010 which was known as Airborne. In this, year, he also uploaded a video over the Nas Song of freestyling. He also released his third mixtape which was known as Past Present Future after his second mixtape.
He got much success from some of his label single such as Copy, Paste and another song which he released in the year 2011 which was known as Just Begun. In addition to this, his other single hit known as Do It Like You was featured in his album of the Unexpected Arrival which was his second official single. Later he released his 4th mixtape known as Out of This World in the year 2013.
He has several singles which have become a great hit among being featured in several films. He has been featured in a comedy film known as Parental Guidance in the year 2012 in addition to this; he has also been featured in a show on BET known as The Start-Up among many other appearances. Following his performance, he has been nominated for the Teen Choice Award.
Net Worth & Earnings
Diggy Simmons has an estimated net worth of $5 million. This comes from the fortunate earnings he has made all through his career which has been very successful. He has released several albums together with singles which have become a great success and made many sales contributing to his success.
Diggy Simmons got much of influence from several rappers such as Jay Z, Kanye West, and Luper Fiasco. He went on with his passion and pursued it without giving up. In addition to this, he also kept hard work as a priority, and as a result, he has had success at a very young age.