Damon Dash Biography
- Age: 46 years old
- Birth Nation: United States of America
- Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
- Name: Damon Dash
- Birth Name: Dame Dash
- Nationality: American
- Birth Place/City: New York City, New York
- Ethnicity: Black Ethnicity
- Profession: Actor, Entrepreneur, Executive Producer
- Net Worth: $2 million
- Hair Color: Black
- Face Color: Black
- Famous for: Actor
- Married: Yes
- Married to: Aaliyah , Rachel Roy
- Divorce: Aaliyah , Rachel Roy
- Education: N/A
- Online Presence: Facebook, Twitter, Wikipedia 15
Damon Dash, also known as Dame Dash is a famous American entrepreneur. He formerly has worked as the manager and the business partner at Roc-a-Fella Records with Jay-Z. Damon is a successful name in the American market. In 1999, he had been the organizer of a tour for Jay-Z which has earned 19 million US Dollars. It was a huge success for the year. However, the relation got ended as the Roc-A-Fella was purchased by the Def Jam Recordings and Jay-Z accepted to be Def Jam’s president and taking out Dash’s stake in Rocawear.
Damon was born in the year 1971 May 3 in the City of New York, United States. Dame is an American by nationality and belongs to black American ethnicity. Damon Dash does not belong to a high class family or has any family background related to music industry or being involved in big business. As a child and during his teenage, he has faced the difficulties. The difficulties of the short comings and the limited life. It was Damon himself who had sent himself in a boarding school so as to receive the better education than that of the one which he was getting then. In his teenage, he swept the floor of the barbershop and also sold the newspaper in order to buy himself a pair of sneakers and shirts to wear. His mother had died due to asthma attack when he was 15. The limitedness has made him struggle and the struggle he did have made him into this position.
Damon stepped into the world of music industry in 90s as a producer to a rap group, Original Flavor in their first album. He has been the man behind the acquisitions of pro Keds and Armadale Vodka. He had used the artists from the Records and his label to promote the brands. Damon Dash currently works as an actor, movie director, and music producer and has been a CEO. His recent work as a producer was in the single for the likes of Victoria “Posh Spike” Beckham.
Damon Dash has a dashing personality with the good looks. He is a handsome man. He stands the height of five feet and ten inches tall. Damon is generally seen in bald hair style. Talking about his personal life, Damon has reached the age of 42 years as of 2014. He is a married man. He was married to Rachel Roy in the year 2005. He has two children from his wife Rachel named Ava Dash and Tallulah Ruth Dash. He has a love son named Damon Dash II aka Boogie. His wife Rachel has been supportive to him in his financial crisis. She has been all the way with him. There is no any reason or news seen to get divorced between the couple as they are happy and satisfied with each other. Before this marriage, Damon was so in love with Aaliyah, a record producer and an actor. They were so in love. They had started their affair since 2000 but the love story came to an end after her demise in a plane crash accident. They were not formally engaged but in the interviews, Damon had said that they were planning to get married. It was the time of huge tragedy on him.
Damon has the current net worth of 2 million US Dollars. He has been active in the field since 1990. He is admired and recognized by many of the people in the music industry in America. Damon Dash is active in the social sites like Facebook and Twitter. His biography is also found in different internet sites including Wikipedia, IMDb, etc. Also, a lot of articles on him, his videos and pictures can also be found in the internet.
- Last modified : 10 November, 2014
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