Dave attended Mt Vernon high school, where he graduated in 1986. After his graduation, he began his music career by establishing a band called Numb. He attended City University of New York-Herbert H, where he also graduated. He also established his own record label, Stone Jam Music Inc, where he worked since 1989 till yet.
Dave produced the debut studio album by American hip hop group Brand Nubian, One for All, along with Dante Ross. After a year, he produced the third album by rap group, Heavy D & the Boyz called Peaceful Journey, along with DJ Eddie F, and Teddy Riley.
In 1991, Dave produced the soundtrack to the 1991 comedy film, Strictly Business. Next year, he created the second studio album from American hip hop artist Father MC, Close to You. He also produced the debut album by American recording artist Mary J. Blige, What's the 411?. Mary J. Blige current net worth is in a negative figure.
Similarly, Dave produced numerous album and songs including Everything, Music Box, Let's Get It On, Changing Faces, Mind, Body & Song, Usher, From the Bottom Up, Bedtime Stories, New Life, I Refuse to Be Lonely, Kenny Lattimore, I'm Movin' On, and Still Climbing.
Dave is an American by nationality and belongs to black ethnicity. He married his long-term girlfriend, Wanda Sykes, a comedian, and writer; they together spent seven years without having any child. After divorcing wife, Wanda, Dave began dating Alex Niedbalski, who was later confirmed as a lesbian
Dave is one of the popular record artist, who earns a tremendous amount of money from his professional career. He has produced numerous album and songs, from which he must have collected a huge amount of money. His exact figure of net worth and salary is under review.