Desiigner is the stage name of the famous young Afro-American Rapper, Singer, and songwriter Sidney Royel Selby III, who started his career in the early teenage. His debut single named ‘Panda’ was released in 2015, which topped the highest position in US Billboard Charts, being number 1 in the Hot 100. Later he signed with GOOD Music, and Kanye West resampled his single ‘Panda’ as Pt.2.

Well, how well do you know about Desiigner? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Desiigner’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Desiigner to date.

Biography and Early Life

Desiigner was born to an African Barbadian descent family to Sheila D. Johnson and U. Selby Jr, who migrated to America in Brooklyn, New York. He is the grandson of the famous blues musician Sidney Selby Desiigner got a lot of influence from his grandfather. From his childhood, he developed a keen interest in music so much that he began composing at the age of 14 with his nickname ‘Dezolo.’ He was also a part of the school choir and gave his active participation there.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Desiigner in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Desiigner’s age is 24 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 3 May 1997. Though, he is 6′ 4″ in feet and inches and 193 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 203lbs in Pound and 92kg in Kilograms.


There is not much revealed by Desiigner on his education details. He did his schooling at Brooklyn’s Thomas Jefferson High School and completed his school diploma in 2016.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

There is not much revealed by Desiigner in his private life. There are social bites and rumors that he is dating Lil Kim. Who often shares Instagram pictures with him. She uploaded a picture of him after the 2016 BET Awards praising his performance and liking for him, but the facts are still unknown. Desiigner had a past one-year relationship rest he does not reveal the details.

Is Desiigner Gay?

There is no such proof of Desiigner being gay. He likes to keep his personal life private he has a dating history of one-year relations, although the name of the girl is not revealed, this testifies that Desiigner is not gay.

Professional Career

Desiigner started his music career with the name Dezolo. In 2015 he released his first track under the name Desiigner. The track was entitled “Zombie Walk,” which was produced by The shell God record. During the same year, he released his first single named “Panda.” In 2016 Desiigner got to contract terms with GOOD Music, a co-ownership under Def Jam Recordings. “Pt.2” was then released, a replayed sample of earlier ‘Panda’ and Freestyle from ‘The life of Pablo.’ In 2016 Desiigner performed at the grand music festival South by Southwest.

In 2016 Desiigner made guest appearances in ‘Champions’ single alongside many renowned rappers like Gucci Mane, Big Sean, and Quavo. The 2016’s B.E.T. Awards open gates to Desiigner for his first television appearance, where he performed his first single ‘Panda”. He then unconfined his first mixtape named New English on Tidal.

He also played at the famous American pop singer Devi Lovato’s concert. In 2017 Desiigner made his guest appearance on a Netflix series named Bill Nye Saves the World. He has also worked with the famous Korean band B.T.S. with was released on 2017. In 2018 Desiigner released E.P., L.O.D. his latest release under his own label L.O.D. Records is “Diva’.


The Following are the awards received by Desiigner:

  • Billboard Music Awards 2017- Top Streaming Song for “Panda”
  • Top Rap Song “Panda”
  • WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards 2016
  • Viewers Choice Award “Panda.”

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Desiigner in 2021

As of 2021, The estimated net worth of Desiigner is $6 million. All his assets are from the short-term successful music career he has made by releasing a number of singles, and he has also worked with famous pop music celebrities.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He was raised up in the Louis Armstrong lodging developments in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood.
  • He had been arrested on many accounts in 2016 for pulling a gun at the police later; he was also found with drugs like oxycodone and guns.
  • He got shot in his early teenage.
  • His official video of the single Panda has more than 237 million views.
  • He is often compared to Future as both of them have the same tone of voice and often had to face criticism.
  • He is one of the youngest to be on the top one in Billboard charts After Jay-Z.

Desiigner is no doubt climbing the ladder of success is the youngest and a successful rapper of his time. He started his career at the early age of 14. His first single, ‘Panda, ’ made heights being in the top number one in US Billboard Top Hot 100. ‘Panda’ brought success to Desiigner and made him famous, making him sign a contract with GOOD Music Imprints. Kanye West heard the single “Panda” and sampled it on track Pt.2, which also became a hit after GOOD Music re-released “Panda,” which broke all the records.


Facts of Sidney Royal Selby III

  • Gender Male
  • full nameSidney Royal Selby III
  • birthplaceBrooklyn, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth May 03, 1997
  • Age 27 years 0 months
  • Horoscope Taurus
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Emerald
  • Lucky Color Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$6 million
  • professionRapper, Singer , Song Writer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 92 Kg, In Pounds – 203 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 193 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 4″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • high schoolBrooklyn’s Thomas Jefferson High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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