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Desiigner: Net Worth, Biography, Achievements & More

Who is Desiigner?

Sidney Royal Shelby is also known as Desiigner. Desiigner is his stage name. He is an American singer, rapper, and songwriter. He celebrates his birthday on 3rd May. The rapper was born in 1997 and is currently 24 years old. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, USA.

Rapper Kayne West was impressed with his song and offered to work with the Designer. Together, they recorded ‘Good’. Later on, he worked on many projects with Kayne West and has made many good tracks.

He released a single called “Zombie Walk” featuring King Savage in 2015. He was featured on Kanye West’s song “Freestyle 4” from The Life of Pablo.  With over 2517528+ followers, Desiigner is deemed as one of the popular influencers in the United States. On February 11, 2016, Kanye West announced Desiigner’s signing to the GOOD Music imprint under the aegis of Def Jam Recordings.

Fame, however, isn’t always a fun thing for Desiigner. As “Panda” continues to climb up the charts, the rapper has constantly been criticized for his incomprehensible lyrics and similarities to Atlanta rapper Future. With its enormous popularity on social media sites, Desiigner has collaborated with several commercial brands.

On September 8, 2016, Desiigner and three other people were arrested in New York City after a 911 caller claimed that he pulled a gun on them.


Quick Bio

NameSidney Royal Shelby
Born May 3, 1997



ReligionNot known
Ethnicity Afro-Barbadian
Height6 ft 5 inches
Weight92 kg
Eye ColorDark Brown
r ColorBlack
FatherSidney Selby II
MotherNot known
Spouse N/A
Birth signTaurus 
Sexual orientationStraight 




What is Desiigner famous for?

  • Sidney Royal Selby III, or Desiigner, is a renowned American singer, rapper, and songwriter. He began his music career with the nickname Dezolo, followed by Designer Royel and eventually Desiigner. “Zombie Walk”, which was released on 3rd December 2015, marked his debut track. He then released his first commercial debut single, titled “Panda”, on 15th December 2015. He and Kanye West’s GOOD Music signed a recording contract on 11th February 2016. Later on, he appeared in two songs, “pt.2” and “Freestyle 4”.
  • Later on, Desiigner collaborated with rapper Phresher, and they worked together on several tracks like ‘On the Low’ and ‘Danny DeVito’. In 2016, his first studio album was called ‘The Life of Designer’, produced by Mike Dean. He was also a guest performer in ‘Cruel Winter’ and ‘Champions’. 
  • He also performed at the “South by Southwest” music festival. On 24th May 2016, he announced his debut album, “the life of Desiigner,” with Mike Dean being the executive producer. Desiigner made a guest appearance in the song “Champions”, which was released in June 2016. He made his US television debut in the same month where he performed his single “panda” in the 2016’s BET awards.
  • He was among the 10 artists selected as XXL magazine’s annual “Freshman Class” for 2016. He was also honoured in the concert of American pop singers Demi Lovato. Soon after, on 26th June 2016, he released his first full-length mixtape, which was titled “New English”. His other track, “Tiimmy Turner”, premiered on 21st July 2016. He also appeared in a Netflix show called “Bill Nye Saves the World” during his career as a special guest. He was also featured in the song “Mic Drop”, released on 24th November 2017.

Personal Information

What is the height and weight of Desiigner?

  • The rapper is currently 24 years old. He is 6ft 4 inches tall and weighs around 92 kg. He has got a great physique and is dedicated to a healthy lifestyle.
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  • His relationship confuses the media to a great extent. On the one hand, he is linked to Zana Ray. He has been in a relationship with her even before he stepped into music and is presently engaged. He is also alleged to have Lil Kim as his confirmed girlfriend after his performance with her in 2016.

Net Worth

  • His net worth is about $5 million. The young artist is doing outstanding in his field.


  • His net worth is about $5 million.
  • He is 6 ft 4in tall.
  • He has worked with rapper Kayne West many times. 
  • He started working at the age of 14.
  • He used the pseudonyms ‘Dezolo’ and ‘Desiigner Royal.
  • He has appeared in many TV series as well.
  • He is engaged to his longtime
  • “Zombie Walk” was his debut track.
  • He featured in the remix of “Mic Drop”.


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