About Dj Premier
It has been stated that the overall size of DJ Premier net worth is 20 million dollars. In addition to being called DJ Premium, he is also known by his other nicknames, such as Primo, Premo and Preem. He has earned his net worth through his involvement as a DJ as well as music producer. Thus, music is regarded as the main source of DJ Premier net worth, as well.
In addition to the mentioned involvements, he is also known from the duo called “Gang Starr”. There, he played with emcee Guru. DJ Premier was born in 1966 in Houston. However, he was raised in New York as well as Texas. Also, when he started his career in music, he was living in Brooklyn, New York. DJ Premier is regarded as one of the most successful music producers by all time by Rolling Stone. In addition, another magazine called The Source also has included his name in the list of the best music producers in the history of music.
DJ Premier was a student at Prairie View A&M University, where he learnt the skill of DJ as well as got a lot of information about music itself. While he was studying there, he also began his career as a DJ, which became the main source of DJ Premier net worth, as well.
DJ Premier as a producer is also well known and he has produced all songs that he recorded with the group called Gang Starr.
As a producer, he has also worked with many other musical acts, such as Big Daddy Kane, Fat Joe, Kanye West, Ludacris, Snoop Dogg and many more. Thus, collaborating with such well known stars has also added up to the total sum of DJ Premier net worth. He also worked as a producer of Christina Aguilera’s album called “Back to Basics”. In 1994, he worked as a producer of the album recorded by Jeru the Damaja, called “The Sun Rises in the East”. In 1996, he also worked with this musician in producing his album called “Wrath of the Math”.
He has also worked with almost all musicians signed to Gang Starr Foundation. In the beginning of this foundation, it consisted of DJ Premier, Big Shug, Gang Starr and Group Home as well as Jeru the Damaja. Thus, this foundation has also made his name more known in music industry and also increased his financial situation.