David Draiman is an American singer and songwriter. He is probably well-known as he is the lead vocalist of the band ‘Disturbed’ as well as for the band ‘Device.’ He has a voice which is quite unique. Keep reading to know more about David Draiman’s net worth in 2018.
David Michael Draiman was born on March 13, 1973, in Brooklyn, New York. His father, Y. J. Draiman is a famous personality and was a candidate in the 2017 race for mayor of Los Angeles. His father is a former real-estate developer and also a small business owner. Y J Draiman was also the elected member of the Northridge East Neighborhood Council. His mother, Miriam is a simple housewife.
David has a brother who is also a musician. He was raised Jewish, and his family is said to be of Israeli descent. As far as his schooling is concerned, David attended five Jewish schools. At Wisconsin Institute for Torah Study, David was asked to leave as he rebelled against the religious requirements.
Later, David got himself enrolled at Ida Crown Jewish Academy, Chicago, Illinois where he finished his high school. After graduating, he spent a year studying at the Yeshivas Neveh Zion in Kiryat Ye’arim in Israel.
After returning to the United States of America, he went to Loyola University in Chicago to study pre-law. Davis always loved studying, so after graduating, he got a degree in Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Government, Philosophy and Business Administration.
David Draiman, being a musician, had an amazing dating life. He dated quite a lot of women in his life. Currently, he is married to Lena Yada, a WWE Diva. The couple is perfect for each other and together have a son.
After graduating from college, Draiman started working as an administrative assistant in a healthcare facility. After spending a year at the healthcare facility, he earned administrator’s license and commenced running his own healthcare facility. David gained a much-needed experience there, by becoming an expert in the field.
David was in that field for almost five years and earned a very decent income at the healthcare facility. It was while working at the healthcare facility, he grew an interest in creating a band. David Draiman always loved music and was a fan of metal music.
So after five years, David joined a famous metal band called ‘Disturbed.’ Soon, after David joined the band, they signed a contract with ‘Giant Records.’ David’s joining gave the band a unique identity. He voice was gifted. He brought in a trademark distorted voice and persuasive singing style to the band, which helped the band to earn success commercially.
When joined the band ‘Disturbed,’ he left his family behind and gave up on his dream of becoming a lawyer. He performed with the band for 16 years. During the time, he won many awards and achieved a lot of fame across the globe. After leaving the band, Davis started working on a different form of metal.
David came up with a new band called ‘Device’. He is also involved in the production of albums of few metal bands.
Awards & Achievements
David Draiman is a very talented vocalist of a metal band. He has been nominated once or twice for his contribution to the world of metal music but has never won any major award till now.
Net Worth of David Draiman
The estimated net worth of David Draiman is approximately $10 million. His main source of income has been his earnings from his contribution to the world of metal music and by selling his music worldwide.
An academic graduate with so many educational degrees to his name, David Draiman made his name in the world of metal music out of nowhere. The main reason behind David’s successful music career is his unique voice. He is one of the famous metal music singers with a lot of fan following across the globe. Currently, he is married to his superhot wife and enjoying his life with his adorable son.