Ramón Luis Ayala Rodríguez, known by his stage name Daddy Yankee, is a Puerto Rican rapper who gained immense stardom after the release his hit single Gasolina in the year 2004. 41 years of age, the rapper is married to wife Mireddys Gonzalez.
Since the start of his career, Daddy Yankee has been consistently releasing hit songs every year, which includes the song Despacito, with Luis Fonsi. With the success of his songs, the rapper has been making a good earning and has already accumulated huge net worth.
Daddy Yankee's net worth and earnings
As of 2019, rapper Daddy Yankee has an estimated net worth of $30 million. Every year, the raper sees a subsequent increase in his net worth. Back in 2016, his net worth was $20 million, which increased by $4 million in the later year, making his net worth stand at $24 million.
Daddy Yankee's cars and house
His property resides in Carolina, Puerto Rico. Daddy Yankee purchased the property in the year 2012 at the market price of $3.2 million.
The rapper is a huge car enthusiast and has a collection of luxury cars. Daddy Yankee's garage houses cars like Range Rover Vogue, which has a market price of $334,570, a Lamborgini Gallardo, which is available at the price of $229,999.
Further, he also owns a Lamborghini Huracan Red, which has the cost price of $237,195, a Porsche 911 Carrera S, which can be bought at the price of $146,000. Daddy Yankee also has a Bentley Mulsanne whose price is $279,000 and is part of his overall growing net worth.
Daddy Yankee's earnings
The rapper is said to earn $3.5 million every year, and his personal investments are said to be somewhere around $12.7 million. In 2005, he signed a record deal with Interscope Records, which offered the rapper $20 million.
Daddy Yankee's net worth mostly comprises of the earnings from the sales of his record albums. His 2004 album Barrio Fino, which also includes features fro rapper P. Diddy, had earnings of $1.1 million and the compilation of that album Barrio Fino en Directo in 2005 made $500,000.
His 2007 album El Cartel: The Big Boss had earnings of $1.03 million. The album was made in collaboration with artists like Fergie. The following year, Daddy Yankee released another compilation album titled Talento de Barrio, which had record sales of $2 million.
His 2010 album Mundial didn't have much of an effect in the market and just made $20,000. Likewise, Prestige earned $500,000.
Daddy Yankee career
The Puerto Rican started his career by recording a song titled Playero 37. Daddy Yankee's first album was No Mercy, whose success motivated the rapper to further record other hit albums like El Cartel and El Cartel II.
The albums were a huge success in his country, He was named as the pioneer of Reggaeton. Daddy Yankee's album Barrio Fino helped him win his first major award, Premio Lo Nuestro and also the Latin Billboard Award.
His 2007 album El Cartel: The Big Boss was one of the top-selling Latin albums of that year. Daddy Yankee was one of the first Latin artists in the history of Spotify music to top the worldwide charts with the song Despacito.
Quick facts about Daddy Yankee:
What is the current net worth of rapper Daddy Yankee?
Daddy Yankee currently holds a net worth of $30 million.
What was the estimated earnings of his album El Cartel: The Big Boss?
The album earned $1.03 million.