Dizzee Rascal is an English record maker as well as a hip-hop artist with an estimated net worth of $3.5 million. He is grime music’s pioneer. Elements of bassline, British hip-hop, UK garage and R &B have also found in his work. Boy in da Corner was his debut album, which he made to the public in 2003. It got huge admiration from the public and got him 2003 Mercury Prize
Biography & Wiki
Dylan Kwabena Mills well known as Dizzee Rascal was born on 18 September 1984 in London, England. His father belonged to Nigeria who died when Rascal was very young. His mother Priscilla belonged to Ghana. He got admission in St Paul’s Way Community School, however, attended Langdon Park School afterward. In addition, he also attended YATI (Young Actors Theatre Islington).
Rascal remained in a relationship with Kaya Bousquet who was a model by profession. Unluckily, she died in a car crash in 2008.
Rascal self-created his first single under the moniker “I Luv U” when he was only sixteen years old.
He contributed as a judge on the show entitled Must Be The Music by Sky1 in 2002. He released his album entitled Showtime in 2004, which earned him massive success by getting the eighth rank in the UK Albums Chart. Furthermore, he made a contract with Eckō Unltd in 2004 regarding international endorsement.
Rascal released another album under the title Maths + English in 2007. This album was voted for Mercury Prize in 2007. In addition, he made to the public one more music album entitled Tongue n’ Cheek in 2009. This album contained many hit singles with the inclusion of “Dirtee Disco“, “Dance wiv Me”, “Holiday” as well as “Bonkers”. Apart from this, he made his performance at 2012 London Olympics’ opening ceremony.
He collaborated with Dillon Francis and Harris for producing the track entitled “Here 2 China” for 18 Months that was a studio album of Calvin Harris. Furthermore, he released one more studio album in 2013 entitled The Fifth. The leading single of this album was “Goin’ Crazy” which featured Robbie Williams in it. Adding to it, he made to the public another studio album under the moniker Raskit in 2017.
Awards & Achievements
Dizzee won the award of the Best Newcomer in 2003 at Urban Music Awards. Besides this, he bagged home the award of British Male Solo Artist at Brit Awards in 2010. He has also won the Best International Act award the same year at BET Awards. The University of East London awarded him with an honorary Doctorate of the Arts in 2013.
Net Worth of Dizzee Rascal
Rascal bags an estimated net worth of about $3.5 million. The release of back-to-back hit music albums earned him this huge amount of net worth.
Rascal has also interviewed by many TV channels as well as by many magazines. He is a supporter of West Ham United FC. He is a popular singer whom people enjoy listening.