Diggy Simmons Biography
Diggy Simmons was born Daniel Dwayne Simmons III is an American rapper, model, singer, and actor. He is best known for appearing
in MTV reality television show Run’s House along with his parents and five siblings. Additionally, Simmons was the youngest member of Lupe Fiasco’s short-lived rap collective dubbed All City Chess Club.
He released his debut mixtape, The First Flight, in 2009. More than 100,000 people downloaded the album from Simmons’ blog. Following the mixtape release, according to Simmons, five record labels showed interest in signing him; he chose Atlantic Records. Early in 2010, Simmons uploaded a video of himself freestyling over the Nas song, “Made You Look”. The video became a viral hit and garnered praise from Kanye West, who responded on Twitter: “I knew this kid was [going] to be fresh. I knew it!”
It was preceded by the leak of the song “Oh Yeah!”, which featured Pharrell Williams and Lupe Fiasco. Airborne, Simmons’ second mixtape, was released in 2010. The mixtape track “Great Expectations” was featured that year in a national AT&T television commercial. Simmons released his third mixtape, Past, Present(s), Future, in December. The mixtape, hosted by DJ Premier, features samples of songs from the 1980s and 1990s by such artists as Nas, A Tribe Called Quest and Rakim. A video was released for the track “Shook Ones”, which samples the Mobb Deep song of the same name.
Diggy Simmons Age / How Old Is Diggy Simmons?
Diggy was born on March 21, 1995,
Diggy Simmons Height / How Tall Is Diggy Simmons?
Simmons is 1.74 M or 5 feet 8 inches tall.
Diggy Simmons Parents / Diggy Simmons Dad
Diggy is the son of Joseph Ward Simmons and Justine Simmons. His father is a famous rapper of the critically acclaimed rap group Run DMC while his mother is known for staring in their family reality show.
Diggy Simmons Siblings
Diggy Simmons Brothers
Simmons has two brothers Joseph Simmons Jr and Russell Simmons II. His brother Joseph ‘Jojo’ Simmons Jr is a rapper and actor by profession born on 29 September 1989. As a rapper, he was a member of the rap group, Team Blackout. He is the stepson of Justine Simmons. He has featured in the films Fade Away (2016), Jersey: The Series (2018) and Celebrity Page (2013). JoJo Simmons’ net worth is estimated to be around $2 million dollars.
His other brother Russell ‘Russy’ Simmons was born on August 30, 1997, in Saddle River in Bergen County, New Jersey. He was just eleven years old when he got on his family reality show MTV’s Run’s House in the year 2005 along with his family members. In 2006, Russy Simmons also appeared in the show BET Awards 2006 as himself and in 2011, he starred in ‘In the Flow with Affion Crockett’ appearing as himself. Russell Simmons’ net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.
Diggy Simmons Girlfriend / Diggy Simmons Relationship
Simmons made headlines earlier in January 2017 when he was spotted on a vacation with his new girlfriend, Sydney Utendahl, in the Bahamas. They are reported to be dating since late 2017 and have decided to keep their relationship on a low profile.
Diggy Simmons Gay
Simmons is not gay, he is in a relationship with Sydney Utendahl.
Diggy Simmons Net Worth
Diggy Simmons net worth is estimated to be about 4 Million Dollars as of 2019.
Diggy Simmons Clothing line
In the year 2010, Simmons launched a line of urban sneakers called Chivalrous Culture with the first shoe model called the “Hamachi”. Diggy later revealed in an interview with Loni Swain that Chivalrous Culture has been discontinued till further notice.
Diggy Simmons Movies
Simmons featured in Parental Guidance, a comedy that saw Billy Crystal and Bette Midler as starring acts that aired across the United States on December 25, 2012. However, his part in the movie was cut and replaced with someone else due to “creative changes”. It is still unclear if Simmons’ role in the movie Parental Guidance will ever appear in a possible extended DVD released version.
Simmons later landed his own 2-hour show on BET titled “The Start-Up”. In the show, Simmons takes the role of Blake, a 19-year-old college student and blogger who tries to get his 5+ years blog up and running with the help of his friends. This project premiered on September 19, 2015. He has also featured on the TV series Grown-ish where he plays as Doug, Jazlyn’s (Chloe Bailey) boyfriend on the show.
Diggy Simmons Songs
- Do It Like You
- Copy, Paste
- 4 Letter Word
- My Girl
- It Is What It Is
- What You Say To Me
- Two Up
- Love Yourself
- Text Me
- Ain’t Bout To Do
- Round the Way Girl
- Everybody Late
- Unforgivable Blackness
- Jesus Saves
- Tom Edison
- Make You Mine
- The Arrival
- Copy & Paste
- Momma Love
- Point to Prove
- Glow in the Dark
- Hello World
- The Reign
- I Need To Know
- Special Occasion
- Fly Away
- Laid Back
Diggy Simmons Album
Diggy Simmons is set to make his hotly anticipated come back to the rap game. The rapper and on-screen character has declared that his sophomore collection, Lighten Up, will touch base on Nov. 9. The undertaking, which is official delivered by Shawn Barron and Earlly Mac, ranges eight tracks and serves as the subsequent exertion from his 2012 presentation, Unexpected Arrival association with our voyage, moving past injury’s in our adventure, how we gain from our adventure, and the act of advocating ourselves, regardless of where we are in our voyage.”
To commend his inevitable collection, the 2011 XXL Freshman discharged the venture’s lead single, “Goin” a month ago. The track highlights creation by Kaytranada and tests a return record delivered by Diggy’s uncle, Russell Simmons, and Larry Smith (of Run-DMC).
Notwithstanding his work in music, the 23-year-old likewise featured on the hit TV appear, grownish, just as showed up on the unscripted television arrangement Run’s House alongside his dad, Run-DMC’s Joseph “Rev. Run” Simmons, and his kin. In spite of the fact that he is years expelled from dropping his presentation collection, Diggy has been carefully arranging his rebound, starting with his August 2018 single, “What will be will be.”
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