Steve Rifkind Biography

Updated On Jul 24, 2019 Published On Feb 16, 2017
Facts of Steve Rifkind
Date of Birth: 1962 , March-2
Birth Nation: United States
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Born on March 2, 1962, Steve Rifkind is a hip hop recording artist and a music entrepreneur who previously the CEO of Loud Records and SRC Records.

Childhood, Family

He has played a major influential role in the hip hop and rap industry since his start in the industry. His father Jules Rifkind, was a producer at Spring Records in New York. He belongs to White ethnicity and his nationality is American.

Love affairs, Girlfriend

Steve Rifkind was in a relationship with his girlfriend Sana Lathan and they got engaged in 2010. The couple was together for many years and they have three children including one daughter Caroline and two sons Alex and Ryan.

Soon after their engagement couple couldn’t take their relationship for more and they got separated in 2011. Currently, Steve is unmarried and he is single by his status.

Career & Net Worth

Steve Rifkind is one of the richest music artists and entrepreneurs in the music industry. He has recorded several recordings and he has been involved in several business ventures.

In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be $200 million, which he has earned as the CEO of SRC Records, Vice President of Universal/ Motown Records and other ventures.

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Born in Merrick, New York, United Sates

March 2 , 1962

Steve Rifkind was born in the early 1960s in Merrick, New York, United Sates. He is the son of the record producer, Jules Rifkind who used to work as a record producer at Spring Records in New York. He is known as the hip hop recording artist and a music entrepreneur.

Engaed with Sana Lathan

2010

Steve Rifkind was a married man, he got engaged to his longtime girlfriend Sana Lathan in 2010. The couple was together for many years and they were blessed with three children including one daughter Caroline and two sons Alex and Ryan. They couldn’t continue long and got separated in 2011.

Net worth is $200 million

2016

Steve Rifkind was previously the CEO of Loud Records and SRC Records, also he was the Vice President of Universal/ Motown Records and he also made an investment in Coalition Musical group. In 2016, his net worth was estimated to be $200 million, which he earned from several business ventures.

Founded Loud Records

1991

Steve Rifkind was the founder and CEO of Loud Records which he founded in 1991. He founded the recording company to help the and inspire the new era of hip-hop music and culture. This company has developed the career of several hip-hop stars including Mobb Deep, Wu-Tang Clan, and Big Punisher.

Founded Street Records Corporation(SRC)

2002

Steve Rifkind sold the Loud Records to Sony and after that founded Street Records Corporation(SRC) in 2002. This recording corporation has developed the hip hop career of many superstars including some big starts like David Barner and Akon.

Vice President of Universal/Motown Records

2003

Steve Rifkind joined Universal/Motown Records in 2003. He joined the company as Vice President and has been working with the company since then. Afer that he also made the investment in Coalition Music Group, a Reggaeton label.

Founded Rifkind Thal Group (RTG)

2008

Steve Rifkind also founded a technology marketing company named Rifkind Thal Group (RTG) in 2008. The company first client was SanDisk, a disk storage products investor and manufacturer. The company also used several techniques in advertising.