Slick Rick an American Rapper was born in Britain. In his career life, he has come up with his 4 albums. His albums were “The Art of Storytelling”, “The Greater Adventures of Slick Rick”. Also, his albums include “The Ruler’s Back” and “Behind the Bars”. The stars with a very great profile have sampled the music of Slick. Among those including “Miley Cyrus”, “Beyonce”, “MC Ren”, “Kanye West”, “Snoop Dogg”. Just because of those Slick has got the title of greatly sampled hip-hop musician.
To date, the estimated net worth of him is More than $2.5 Million. He has generated greater revenue from hip-hop career only as he has come up with many albums and those had reasonably amazing sales.
Slick rick early life
Slick took birth on 14th January 1965. He was born in the southwest London district of Mitcham. Richard Martin Lloyd Walters is the birth name of him. He is well known as Rick The Ruler, MC Ricky D and was the member of the English-Jamaican Family. During his young days, he had faced the accident and he got the right eye fully blind by a piece of glass. He with his family in the year 1976 shifted to the USA and they after arriving there started living in Baychester, Bronx. He went to H. Laguardia High school of Music and Art. He then became focused in Visual Arts. In this school Slick came closer to Dana Dane and both have created “The Kangol Crew” and this group used to perform at the school events.
|Net worth||$2.5 million|
|Profession||Rapper, Record producer|
|Birthday||14 January 1965|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
Slick rick career
He began his career in 1985 and has got greater advancement into his hip-hop career after being a member of “Get Fresh Crew”. Then Rick used the name- “MC Ricky D”. From that time he featured on the show “The Show” and “La Di Da Di”. On top of the pops and soul train, the songs have got the performance. In the hip-hop sector, his voice has been rated as the best one. In his music, he uses confidence, punches lines, and Melody. He is 1986 joined Russell Simmons label successfully.
Slick rick discography
Here is the discography of Slick Nick. It is including albums and singles-
Albums- “Behind bars”, “The Ruler’s Back”, “The Art of storytelling”……
Singles- “Street Talkin”, “Children’s Story”, “I shouldn’t have done it”, “Teenage Love”…….many more…
Slick rick honors
He has got the award on VH1 hip-hop honors to show. In the list of top 50 MCs, he by About.com is being rated on number 12. And on the top 50 lyricists of all time, he was ranked 15th by the source magazine.
Slick rick wife
Slick got engaged in the year 1997 with “Mandy Aragones”. They both married after 4 years of meeting in a club.
Slick rick kids
Slick and his wife are having 2 children namely Lateisha Walters (daughter) and Martin Lloyd Santiago (son).
Slick rick house and resident
Rick lives in The Bronx, South Wimbledon. His hometown is The Bronx, NYC, US.