Talk about being ‘Jack of All Trades’, and Swizz Beatz will perfectly fit this. Apart from being a DJ, Record Producer, and a rapper, Swizz is also an art collector and an entrepreneur. The most amazing thing is that all these are all balanced, and none fails because of his commitment to the rest. He is able to give his work balanced attention, and he is an expert in all he does.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Swizz Beatz Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Swizz Beatz was born Kasseem Dean on the 13th of September 1978. And his mum’s name is known as Puerto Rican. His parents parted ways when he was still young and was therefore brought up by his mum in North East Bronx. He never had a chance of interacting with his dad, but he was mentored by his stepfather and uncles.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Kasseem Dean|
|Age:||42 years old|
|Birth Date:||13 September 1978|
|Birth Place:||New York, United States|
|Spouse:||Alicia Keys (m. 2010), Mashonda (m. 2004–2010)|
|Children:||Egypt Daoud Dean, Prince Nasir Dean, Genesis Ali Dean, Kasseem Dean, Jr., Nicole Dean|
|Height:||6 ft 1 inch|
|Profession:||record producer, rapper, DJ, entrepreneur, and art collector|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$120 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Swizz is currently 42 years old as he was born on 13 September 1978. Although we don’t know what his other body measurements are, it is clear that he stands 6 ft 1 inch tall and weight 80 kg.
Education, School/College University
He was troublesome when he was in Harry S. Truman High School. He started DJ at a teenager. He, however, joined Harvard Business School in 2017, where he took a course in the Owner/President Management executive program. He graduated in November of 2017.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
His mum Puerto Rican had a mixed racial background (Afro-Jamaican and Irish ancestry). Not politically active, but doesn’t remain silent when there’s something is done against his expectation.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Swizz is currently married to his teenage friend Alicia Keys. They officially announced their engagement and the expected arrival of their child in May 2010. They got married on 31st July 2010, and their wedding was held near the Mediterranean Sea. In October the same year, their son Egypt Daoud Dean was born. In December 2014, their second son Genesis Ali Dean was born.
However, before he got married to Alicia Keys, he dated Mashonda Tifrere in 1998. In 2000, they welcomed their firstborn son Nasir Dior was born. The two got married in 2004, and in 2006 December, they welcomed their son Kasseem Dean, Jr. In 2008, Dean Swizz had a daughter (Nicole) with Jahna Sabastian (a UK-based singer). Their break-up with Tifrere became official the same year. They finalized their divorce in 2010.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||July 31, 2010|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Swizz Beatz Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Alicia Keys (m. 2010)|
|Kids:||Egypt Daoud Dean, Prince Nasir Dean, Genesis Ali Dean, Kasseem Dean, Jr., Nicole Dean|
Professional Life and Career
Swizz started off his career with the help of his aunt Chivon Dean and his two uncles Waah and Dee. Who became famous for dealing with Ruff Ryders record labels. It, therefore, became very easy for Beatz to be able to produce his first tracks at the age of 16 years. He was able to start releasing his major hip-hop songs, some of which include; Banned from T.V, Money, Noreaga, Hoes by Jay-Z, Cash, and many more.
In 2001, he collaborated with Clive Davis he was able to establish his own record label which he titled “Full Surface Records.” His fame, however, grew more in 2002 after he released his first compilation album, which was known as Swizz Beatz Presents G.H.E.T.T.O Stories. He started expanding his scope of production with time with the help of his protégé Cassidy who was also an artist.
Since 2002, he has managed to work on different albums and working with different artists. Some of his works include; Life After the Party, “You Stay on My Mind,” “Share the Studio” The Perception of Greatness and “V.I.P. Chillin,” among others.
Awards & Nominations
Swizz has received several awards and nominations since he started his singing career. Some of the accolades include Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group in 2011 and Best Rap Song in 2017, among many others.
Swizz Beatz Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Although it is not clear what the salary of Swizz is at the moment, it is clear that he earns good income from what he does. This is because; his current net worth is estimated to be approximately $120 million as of October 2020. His main source of income is his singing career.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Swizz has managed to keep both his career and personal life under control to avoid any controversial situations. There are, therefore, no rumors about Swizz at the moment.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Swizz Beatz Facebook page has around 280k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 11.3k followers. On Swizz Beatz Instagram account, he has around 76.1k followers while on YouTube, Swizz Beatz has around 100k subscribers.
Although Swizz wasn’t very good at school when he was young, he later made up his mind to go back to school at an adult age. He worked tirelessly and managed to graduate in 2017 and went ahead to call other celebrities to follow his example. According to Swizz, you can never be too old to go back to school.