Daddy Yankee Net Worth In 2019


Daddy Yankee Net Worth: Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez, best known by Daddy Yankee, is a multi-award-winning Puerto Rican singer and songwriter. As of 2019, the updated Net Worth of Daddy Yankee estimates $30 Million dollars.

He is known as the pioneer of reggaetón and for chart-topping singles “Gasolina” & “Despacito.”

Daddy Yankee / Image Credit: Brad Barket / Getty Images

Daddy Yankee Net Worth: $30 Million.

  • Real Name: Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez
  • Date of Birth: February 3, 1977
  • Age / How Old: 42 Years Old
  • Nationality: American, Puerto Rican
  • Place of Birth: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Height: 1.7 m / How Tall: 5ft 7in
  • Occupation(s): Singer-Songwriter, Rapper, ‎Actor, Businessperson
  • Years Active: Present Since—1991.

What Is Daddy Yankee Net Worth?

Daddy Yankee’s worth was among the 100 most compelling individuals recorded by the by Time magazine in the year 2006.

It was on the grounds that in excess of 2 million duplicates of the third studio album “Barrio Fino” was sold alongside marking a $20 million contract with Interscope records and Pepsi endorsement.

He is very hard working and has put out a lot of record-breaking and award-winning music since his debut.

Daddy Yankee |“I Run My Own Business…”

Yankee’s net worth got to its peak when the record sales of his album ‘Mundial’ for the year 2010 were estimated $20,000, which definitely expanded to $500,000 in 2012 for the album ‘Prestige’.

This expansion of his acknowledgment and popularity drove his opportunity to grow his assets too. So, how much money does Daddy Yankee have? As of 2019, Daddy Yankee Net Worth stands at an estimated total of $30 million dollars.


Who Is Daddy Yankee?

Daddy Yankee is the stage name of Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez, he is a Puerto Rican singer, lyricist, rapper, performing artist and record maker, who is one of the spearheading reggaetón artists who built up a standard market for the music style.

Affected by conventional hip-hop, just as Spanish-dialect dancehall reggae, he is one of the artists to previously sing diverse styles of music to make and promote another class of music.

With freely released mixtapes that he himself delivered, he proceeded to wind up the co-proprietor of the record organization ‘El Cartel Records‘.

The organization likewise discharged his first fruitful global album collection ‘Barrio Fino‘, which made him a universal star following a time of struggle. He won the ‘Latin Grammy Award‘ for the collection, which additionally incorporated his best known single ‘Gasolina‘.

Daddy Yankee LATIN GRAMMY’S [2011] (Behind the Scenes)

Following his worldwide achievement, he was named among 100 most compelling individuals by ‘Time’ magazine, and endorsed for brands like ‘Reebok,’ ‘Pepsi,’ and marked a $20 million contract with ‘Interscope Records.’

He later stretched into acting and delivering, and is known for the film ‘Talento de Barrio‘.

After ten years, he and his great companion ‘Luis Fonsi‘ worked together on the single “Despacito,” not realizing it’d turned into a hot topper in near 50 nations and turn into the most-viewed YouTube video ever.

Yankee’s interesting rap style has made him the most streamed performer on Spotify of the year 2017.


Early Life & Career.

When he was a kid, Yankee was stuck to MTV and BET, watching rap music recordings of Dr. Dre and Rakim.

In spite of not knowing English, he felt associated with the music, and at 13, he gave himself a new moniker “Daddy Yankee“, which signifies “powerful man.” after a year, he started recording himself rapping in Spanish.

In spite of the fact that Yankee grew up inundated in music, his first love was playing baseball.

Daddy Yankee’s Explains | Switched To Music From Baseball after getting shot at age 17.

In a 2006 meeting with MTV.com, he revealed he had all set to get signed by the ‘Seattle Mariners‘ and in any case, his baseball dreams were broken after he experienced two bullet shots from a weapon “AK-47” in the wake of being gotten in the crossfire of a barrio gun fight.

He spent through the following half year in bed. It was a year prior to he could walk regardless he conveys a shot held up in his correct thigh. Yankee credits that event from road life for diverting his attention on making music.

He additionally headed off to college and earned an associate’s degree in accounting in 1998, so as to enable himself to more readily explore the music business.

On April 2, 1995, with the assistance of ‘DJ Playero,’ he discharged his first mixtape as a solo performing artist, ‘No Mercy‘, from ‘White Lion Records‘ and ‘BM Records.’

The lawmakers forced a prohibition on him as the collection contained rebel verses, however, the local group of onlookers could identify the language which made it a moderate achievement.

In August 1997, he discharged the compilation album collection ‘El Cartel‘ freely, and soon thereafter worked together with individual rapper Nas in the tune ‘The Profecy‘.

In 2001, he caught up with another solo release, ‘El Cartel II‘; while both the collections were fruitful in Puerto Rico, they neglected to establish a connection in Latin America.

He earned acknowledgment from urban music fans in Miami and New York with his second studio collection ‘El Cangri.com‘, which discharged on June 20, 2002, and addressed issues like psychological warfare, corruption, and religion.

The single ‘Latigazo‘ was played at Spanish radio stations in the US, while the collection topped at 43 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums outline.

Following his first universal achievement, he worked together with prestigious reggaeton vocalists and makers ‘Luny Tunes‘ in the 2003’s collection ‘Mas Flow.’  That year, he discharged the best ten compilation collection ‘Los Homerun-es‘.

In 2004, he raged into the standard market with the arrival of his third studio collection, ‘Barrio Fino‘, for which he co-composed the verses, and is additionally credited as an official maker.

Daddy Yankee Gasolina | Iconic Song of Daddy Yankee

The collection’s lead single, ‘Gasolina’, is viewed as a standout amongst the best instances of reggaeton music and positioned ninth on the ’50 Greatest Latin Songs of All Time’ list by Billboard.

In 2005, he marked a record deal with ‘Interscope Records,’ after ‘Jimmy Iovine,’ the president of the records, met him face to face in Puerto Rico.

He discharged his next studio collection, ‘El Cartel: The Big Boss‘, from Interscope on June 5, 2007. The collection united various pop-rap hit-creators including ‘Scott Storch,’ ‘Will.i.am,’ ‘Luny Tunes,’ ‘Tainy,’ ‘Akon‘ and ‘Mr. Collipark.’

Daddy Yankee, who had played as a side role in the 2004 film ‘Vampiros,’ acted as lead of the film ‘Talento De Barrio‘ and discharged its soundtrack collection in 2008.

He discharged his next studio collection ‘Mundial‘ on April 27, 2010, driven by the single ‘Grito Mundial‘.

The arrival of his 6th studio collection, ‘Prestige‘ was deferred by right around a year, to September 11, 2012, after a hurricane harmed ‘El Cartel Records,’ destroying half of the collection.

His next collection ‘King Daddy‘ was discharged on October 29, 2013, and was bolstered by his ‘King Daddy Tour‘ covering a few European and American urban areas.

In January 2017, Fonsi released his melody, “Despacito,” which highlighted Daddy Yankee and the rest is spilling history. Co-composing with Erika Ender, Fonsi felt the tune required an urban component to it and reached Yankee.  

In a meeting with Forbes, Yankee gestures recognition to Justin Bieber‘s commitment to the remix they made in April.

Since his global presentation in 2004, Daddy Yankee has won 82 award grants from 270 nominations.

Outstandingly, he has won 1 “Latin Grammy Award”, 2 “Billboard Music Awards“, 14 “Billboard Latin Music Awards“, 2 “Latin American Music Awards“, 6 “ASCAP Awards“, 8 “Lo Nuestro Awards“, and 1 of ‘MTV Video Music Award‘.


Personal Life.

Daddy Yankee was destined to parents ‘Ramón Ayala’ and ‘Rosa Rodriguez’ on February 3, 1977, and named him “Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez” in Río Piedras (Puerto Rico).

His dad was a salsa percussionist and his mom’s family originated from a handful of music performers.

He was brought up in the tasks with his more established sibling, ‘Nomar Ayala’ who at a certain point, filled in as one of his managers. His more youthful sibling, ‘Melvin Ayala,’ is a Christian rapper.

Daddy Yankee and Mireddys Gonzalez got hitched in 1994 when they were both 17 years of age, and they have two girls (Jesaaelys Marie, Yamilette Rodriguez) and one son (Jeremy Ayala González).

People en Español‘ named Daddy Yankee and Luis Fonsi The Stars of the Year of 2017 when they reaffirmed their commitment to helping their local island reconstruct from the destruction by Hurricane Maria, September 11, 2012.

As one of Puerto Rico’s most unmistakable big names, Yankee, who has given more than $1 million for rebuilding endeavors, intends to use his star capacity to raise another $1.5 million to reconstruct homes on the island.

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