Rick Rubin
Rick Rubin

Frederick Rick Rubin is a famous co-president of COLUMBIA RECORDS and record producer. He is also the co-founder of DEF JAM RECORDINGS. He is the one who has established AMERICAN RECORDINGS. He has played an integral role in making hip-hop famous in the world.

Quick Biography

Rick Rubin was born on 10th March in the year 1963 in Long Beach in New York in the United States. He is also known as DJ DOUBLE R THE LOUDNESS KING. His major musical instruments are sampler, keyboards, and guitar. He is quite famous for hip hop, rock, and country music. He got his earlier songwriting and guitar lessons from Steve Freeman during his school time. He was just in his senior year of school when he founded DEF JAM RECORDS. If you want to know more about the life and biography of Rubin, then you can continue reading ahead.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Frederick Jay Rubin
Age: 58 years old
Birth Date: 10th March 1963
Birth Place: Long Beach in New York
Nationality: American
Religion: Jewish
Parents: Michael Rubin and Linda Rubin
Spouse: Murielle Hurtado Herrera (Fiancee)
Children: One child
Height: 5 feet 10 inches
Weight: 86 kg
Profession: Record Producer
Net Worth in 2021: $280 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Rick Rubin is 58 years old. He has a stout body with a height of 5 feet 10 inches and a weight of 86 kg.

Education, School/College University

Rick Rubin attended LONG BEACH HIGH SCHOOL. He got interested in music at an early age, and in his school, he co-founded DEF JAM RECORDS.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

He is the son of Michael and Linda Rubin. His father is a shoe wholesaler while his mother was a housewife. He belongs to the Jewish religion and American nationality.  He doesn’t really express his political views or opinions.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Rick Rubin With Partner Mourielle Hurtado Herrera
Rick Rubin With Partner Murielle Hurtado Herrera

He hasn’t been able to adjust his married life due to his relentless music work. He had a girlfriend named Murielle Hurtado, with whom he started dating in the year 2010. They were blessed with a kid after nine years of relationship in the year 2017 with a baby boy. He has planned to have more children. Both of them got married to each other.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): in relation
When did he get married? (married date): N/A
Does he have any relationship affair? Murielle Hurtado Herrera (Fiancee)
Is Rick Rubin Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Murielle Hurtado
Kids: One child

Professional Life and Career

Rick Rubin was always interested in music from an early age. In his senior year of school, he founded DEF JAM RECORDS, and then he moved to HOSE form. In the year 1982, he released his first track, which wasn’t hit. The band used to tour in California and Midwest. In the year 1984, the band broke up because he got interested in hip hop.

He started DEF AMERICAN RECORDS in California again. After nine years, he decided to change the name of his records company and termed it as AMERICAN RECORDINGS. His first major project was relereleased1994. When he worked with RED HOT CHILLI PEPPERS, his successful time came.

His band has sold more than eighty million albums in the world. In the year 1993, he produced the WANDERING SPIRIT album. In the year 2012, he left Columbia Records and revived the AMERICAN RECORDINGS. He is a great fan of professional wrestling and has got life subscription WWE events.

Awards & Nominations

He has won Grammy awards several times in his life for amazing achievements. He has won the best COUNTRY ALBUM Grammy award for his work in UNCHAINED in the year 1998. In the year 2007, he won five Grammy awards for his is the year 2012;  he won Grammy his album 21.

Rick Rubin Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

Rick Rubin Net Worth
Rick Rubin Net Worth

As of November 2021, The net worth of Rick Rubin is around $280 million, which he has earned by working as a music producer, singer, rapper, and keyboard player. He is famous for starting Pricks, which is a rock band. He has given several amazing performances in his career due to which he is quite famous now.

Rumors Controversy/Scandal

He has been criticized for his production by several artists because not everyone has enjoyed his style. At once, Corey Taylor said that Rick Rubin is overpaid and overrated. Other than this, he has always been praised for his production style by the singers and musicians.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Twitter account has around 102K followers. On his Instagram account, he has around 59.8K followers. He isn’t much active on social media.

Rick Rubin is a famous record producer who is known for his productions. He has received Grammy awards several times in his career. He is a person who is appreciated by several singers and musicians. He lives happily with his girlfriend turned, and he was blessed with a baby boy in the year 2017. He is an inspiration for several hip hop artists in the world due to his contribution in this field.


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