Famous American Rapper and producer David Banner is famous for his superhit albums like Mississippi: The Album, Certified, MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water, and The Greatest Story Ever Told. Now let’s have a close look on The member of Crooked Lettaz David Banner’s net worth in 2018.
David was born on 11th April 1974 in Durham North Carolina, US. His father’s name was Zeno, and his mother was Carolyn Crump. He spent his childhood in Jackson, Mississippi. David is a Black American.
After completing his graduation from Provine High School in the year 1992, David joined Southern University in Baton Rouge, Lousiana. He was the president of the Student Government Association in the university and also received a bachelor’s degree in business from there. Later he joined the University of Eastern Shore to pursue a master’s degree but he had to choose one between study and music, and he chose music, so he was not able to complete his education.
David started his career in music in the year 1994. After consulting with his manager Scott Johnson, he decided to associate with SRC Records. He released his single ‘Rubberband Man’ in the year 2003 and tasted immediate success. His first smashing hit album Mississippi: The Album was released in the same year.
His third album Certified was released in 2005, which has “Ain’t Got Nothing” as the debut song. His fourth major album was released in 2008 named The Greatest Story Ever Told. Snoop Dog, Akon, and Lil Wayne can be seen in its first single titled “9mm”.
For his work after the Hurricane Katrina David received a Visionary Award by the National Black Caucus of the State Legislature in the year 2006.
Awards & Achievements
Still now, David did not get any big awards, but he is nominated for many. In BET Awards of 2008, he got nominated for Best Hip-Hop Video (“Get Like Me”) with Chris Brown & Yung Joc, Best Hip-Hop Collabo (“Get Like Me”) with Chris Brown & Yung Joc and Best Producer. Other than that he got nominated in the same year for Best Rap/R&B Collaboration (“Get Like Me”), featuring Chris Brown & Yung Joc in Ozone Awards.
Net Worth of David Banner
This rapper earned a lot for is amazing rapping skills. Other than that he earned as a media personality, TV and film career too. The estimated earnings from his album The Greatest Story Ever Told is $51,800, and earnings from his album Death of a Pop Star with 9th Wonder is $7,300. Right now the estimated net worth of David is around $14 million.
David is never married, and he is not even seen with ladies in public. Once he was said to have a relationship with Tichina Arnold, a famous model, comedian, actress, and singer. The couple never confirmed the relationship.
Banner is often questioned for the harsh use of language in his songs. He said that if the situation in his neighborhood changes, he will also change.