Who is Lord Jamar? What is net worth of Lord Jamar? Lord Jamar, also known as Lorenzo Dechalus, is a famous American rapper musician and actor. He is a member of the Nation of Gods and Earth. Lord Jamar is a recognized figure in the world of Hip-Hop. Having intoned numbers of strikes, one song, in particular, dragged him into a lot of controversies. He has involved with argument repeatedly due to his occasionally racist and homophobic Tweets. He is a member of Brand Nubian but has released songs on his own as well. Lord has also starred in different TV series like Law and Order, The Sopranos and Third Watch.
Lord Jamar Biography and Family:
Lord Jamar was born on 17th September 1968 in a remarkable city of New Rochelle, New York, the USA. He has a marital relationship with Dana Whitfield, who is a lawyer by profession. She specializes in civil litigation, especially contract law and entertainment law and works at Napoli Shkolnik PLLC.
Since 1999 they were in a relationship, which means she has been his wife for 17 years. They also have a daughter named Nia, who is currently 16 years old.
Education: Lord Jamar attended and completed his education at New Rochelle, New York, the United States of America. He was intelligent since his childhood. He has a passion for music, and after completed his early education Lord came to the field of music.
Lord Jamar Net Worth
The 49-year-old rapper cum actor, despite all these controversies, has been celebrated as a famous musician. He enjoys an incredible net worth of $1.7 million US dollars as of 2017. Estimation of his net worth comes from his acting career as well as a rapper. Lord gets also paid by sponsorship, advertisements, endorsement, performance and so on.
After releasing a disk track titled Lift Up Your Skirt Lord had to face contention. As a celebrity, Lord has multiple forms of income such as songs earnings. So, his yearly income can be figured to be 176,471 dollars. He also obtains 39,216 dollars from endorsements and sponsorship plus random accounts on songs and albums. His earnings according to his albums or songs are –
- Jacob Katel $262,238
- The New Yorker $213,068
- Purcell, Richard $162,338
- Martin, Andrew $121,753
- The 5% Album $103,936
- HipHopDX $94,697
Lord Jamar Assets
Lord Jamar owns several luxurious apartments and commercial properties in New Rochelle, New York, USA. His permanent residence is situated at his hometown New Rochelle, New York. Other than this he is the owner of luxurious imported cars.
Lord Jamar Business Model:
Lord Jamar’s career started in 1989. He collaborates with band Nubian. Lord’s music and music style belong to hip-hop. Jamar’s solo studio album is titled The 5% Album, and he also released many other albums as a part of group Brand Nubian. Lord is also a member of the cultural movement known as the Five Percent Nation. Lord has done production work for trumpeter Tom Browne.
Some of His Best Works:
Lord is considered as one of the best rappers of the world. Other than this he is also a great actor. Some of his best works are –
- Drug Affected 2015
- No Beast So Fierce 2015
- Person of Interest 2013
- Elementary 2012
- Rescue Me 2011
- Drugs 101 2010
- Buffalo Bushido 2009
- Wifey 2007
- They’re Just My Friends 2006
- Funny Valentine 2005
- L-o-v-e 2004
- Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2003
- Morning Breath 2002
- 100 Center Street 2001
Lord Jamar Latest News About:
- According to Lord Jamar, putting artificial products in our bodies has gradually become the norm.
- Jamar also highlighted himself and came into the news when he told he is willing to make tunes in collaboration with gay artists, this year.
- In September, Jamar again made a controversial statement, claiming that artists such as Ryan Lewis are pushing a gay agenda that does not belong in Hip Hop category.
Lord Jamar is criticized as a racist and homophobic by some critics for his statements published on social network sites. He is a renowned rapper not only in America but his fame is also spread worldwide. Though he started his career at the age of 28 years, he became famous for his hip-hop songs. In 2006, Jamar released his debut solo album, The 5% Album.