Commonly known as Michael Louis Diamond and, more popularly, Mike D, is an American rapper, singer and a professional drummer. He is known for his upper hand in hip hop, rap rock, hardcore punk, and alternative hip hop. He is a fashion designer as well.
He is also known as Country D, The King Of Lunch, and Meshach. He is an active member of Beastie Boys- a hip hop group. He had also worked for Moby and Bjork and had received a fantastic response from the viewers.
Mike D Early Life
Mike D was born in the year 1965 in New York, the United States, in a Jewish family. His father was an art dealer and his mother, an interior designer. He had done his schooling from Saint Ann’s School and Walden School in New York. He had his interest in music and drums since his childhood, and his family also supported him. Thus he chose this as a professional career option.
Mike D Professional Career
Mike D founded Young Aborigines in the year 1979, and the band changed their theme from punk to hip hop in the year 1983. He was the founder of Grand Royale Records in 1992. Then his career flourished in the field of interior design.
He used his talent in designing in the renovation of Marquee nightclub. As a hip hop singer, he created a remix of the song “Big Sur” by Jack Johnson. As a producer, he had contributed to the production of the album “Take Control,” which was released in the year 2016.
Mike D personal life
He was married to Tamra Davis- a music video director. They got engaged in 1993, and the couple had two children namely-Davis Diamond and Skyler Diamond, with their residence in Brooklyn. But, unfortunately, the couple got separated legally.
Mike D Net Worth
He is a well-known musician, rapper and a drummer. His net worth in the year 2020 is considered to be approximately 75 million dollars.