DJ Kool Herc - Famous Rapper

DJ Kool Herc Net Worth

$3,000,000

DJ Kool Herc is a famous Jamaican American DJ who has a net worth of $3 million. He is credited with originating hip hop music in The Bronx, New York City in the early 197s.

Key facts:

  • DJ Kool Herc is credited with originating hip hop music in The Bronx, New York City in the early 197s.
  • He emphasized the break, or the drum beat, and used two copies of the same record on a traditional disco DJ setup.
  • Herc's announcements to dancers helped establish the rhymed spoken accompaniment that became known as rapping.
  • DJ Kool Herc has been featured on the songs 'Herc's Message' by Terminator X, 'Elektrobank' by The Chemical Brothers, and 'Sacrifice' by Substantial.
  • His career started in 1967 and he took ill in 2011 but recovered.

Basic Information About DJ Kool Herc

CategoryCelebrities β€Ί DJs
ProfessionsRapper
Net worth$3,000,000
Date of birth1955-04-16 (69 years old)
Place of birthKingston
NationalityUnited States of America
GenderMale
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia

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  • Source URL: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:1520_Sedwick_Ave.,_Bronx,_New_York1.JPG
  • Original Source: Own work
  • Author: Bigtimepeace
  • Date taken: 21 July 2009
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  • Original Source: Own work
  • Author: Bigtimepeace
  • Date taken: 28 February 2009

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