Facts of DJ Drama
|Full Name:||DJ Drama|
|Age:||41 years 10 months|
|Birth Date:||April 22, 1978|
|Birth Place:||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Net Worth:||$13.4 Million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Profession:||American DJ, record executive and music promoter|
|Father's Name:||Michael Simmons|
|Mother's Name:||Dina Portnoy|
|Education:||Central High School and Clark Atlanta University|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
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Relationship Statistics of DJ Drama
|What is DJ Drama marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||In Relation|
|How many children does DJ Drama have ? (name):||Two|
|Is DJ Drama having any relationship affair ?:||Yes|
|Is DJ Drama gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
DJ Drama is a divorced man. His ex-wife Summer Walker divorced him after finding out about the extra-marital affair he had with another girl. Summer was taking care of DJ Drama’s two sons, whose names are unknown. The children were of Drama’s previously unknown relationship.
He currently is dating Jessica Burciaga. She is a Playboy Model.
- 1 Who is DJ Drama?
- 2 DJ Drama: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
- 3 DJ Drama: Education, School/ College University
- 4 DJ Drama: Professional Life, Career
- 5 DJ Drama: Awards, Nomination
- 6 DJ Drama: Net Worth ($13.4 M), Salary
- 7 DJ Drama: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal
- 8 DJ Drama: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Who is DJ Drama?
Tyree Cinque Simmons, professionally known as DJ Drama, is an American DJ, initially from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, recording executive, and music promoter.
Likewise, he is Generation Now’s co-founder, an Atlantic Records imprint on the roster with artists such as Lil Uzi Vert, Skeme, and Jack Harlow.
He was a co-founder of the DJ and group of artists known as the Aphilliates based in Atlanta.
DJ Drama: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
Tyree Simmons was born and raised largely in the German town area of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At age 13, his sister took him to New York City where he purchased his first mixtape.
DJ Drama’s father’s name is Michael Simmons and his mother’s name is Dina Portnoy. There is no information available about DJ Drama’s siblings.
He holds American citizenship but is of Mixed(Afro-American) ethnicity.
DJ Drama: Education, School/ College University
DJ Drama attended Central High School in Philadelphia and graduated in 1996. After high school, he moved to Atlanta to attend Clark Atlanta University (CAU) where he studied mass communication.
DJ Drama: Professional Life, Career
In 2003, DJ Drama formally established the Aphilliates Music Group (A M G) together with Don Cannon and DJ Sense. The group distributed DJ Drama’s Gangsta Grillz mixtape series, which saw early successes with T.I.’s Down With the King (2004) and Jeezy’s Trap or Die (2005).
By 2005, Drama and his A M G cohorts were hosting radio shows on Atlanta’s Hot 107.9 and on Eminem’s Shade 45 channel on Sirius Satellite Radio. In late 2005, Drama produced and hosted Lil Wayne’s The Dedication mixtape, which would spawn a long series of Dedication tapes.
Dedication 2, released in May 2006, appeared on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and was labeled by The New York Times as “one of the 10 best recordings of 2006.”
In 2015, the Atlantic Records imprint was established by DJ Drama and Don Cannon, Generation Now. One of their first signs was Lil Uzi Vert, and Drama served as an executive producer on Uzi’s 2015 debut commercial mixtape, Luv Is Rage.
Skeme was also signed to the label by Generation Now that year. In July 2016, Drama released his fifth studio album, Quality Street Music 2, with the single “Wishing” featuring Chris Brown, Skeme, and Liquid.
DJ Drama: Awards, Nomination
DJ Drama has racked in many awards. Here are some of the awards he has won.
In 2008 he won 3 Justo Mix Tapes Award for the “Best Dirty South DJ”, “Best Mix Tape Team”, “Best Mix Tape Series”.
In 2013 he won BET HIP-HOP Awards for the “DJ of the year’.
In 2018 he won Global Spin Awards for “DJ Record Label of the year”
DJ Drama: Net Worth ($13.4 M), Salary
DJ has an estimated Net Worth of $13.4 million. His primary source of income is from producing Mixtapes, collaboration with artists and DJing.
DJ Drama: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal
DJ Drama is very familiar to controversy and scandals.
His ex-wife Summer Walker divorced him because DJ Drama was having an affair with a 21 years old girl and had impregnated her. And the girl contacted Summer and she decided to leave him.
DJ Drama: Height, Weight, Body Size
DJ Drama’s height is 5 ft 10 inches. His weight and body measurements are unknown. He has black color eyes .
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Drama is active on all three social platforms Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
Drama has around 1.7 million followers on Facebook, 1.2 million followers on Instagram and 2.4 million followers on Twitter.