Da Brat Net Worth (2024): Height, Age, Real Name, Bio

Alex | Last Updated On January 22nd, 2022

Da Brat is known for her rapping and acting skills. Her distinctive style has helped her gain recognition all over the world. She became famous after releasing her album “Funkdafied” which made him earn a Platinum certificate as well.

Da Brat's Net Worth

As of 2024, Da Brat's net worth is estimated to be $3 million.

Net Worth$3 million
Given NameShawntae Harris
Famous NameDa Brat
Source(s) of FameRapper, Actress
Date of BirthApril 14, 1974
Place of BirthJoliet, Illinois, United States
RelationshipsDating, Jessica Dupart,
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Early Life

Da Brat was born on the 14th of April 1974 in Joliet, Illinois, United States. Her parents never tied the knot, so she grew up in two different families. She used to sing in the church four times a week. She was quite interested in rap music at a very young age and used to listen to LL Cool J and Monie Love. She was always a tomboy from her childhood who was more interested in running and playing football while studying. However, she got admission to the Academy of Scholastic Achievement and graduated from there.

Career Highlights

Da Brat’s career started when she won a local contest of rapping. After getting a big break, she released her debut album “Funkdafied” due to which she got the limelight. She released her second album after that named “Anuthatantrum”. The most hit song of the second album was “Ghetto Love”.

She was also featured in the album released by Kriss Kross. The album “Young, Rich, and Dangerous” got popular and helped Da Brat as well in getting more popularity. She also appeared in another song “Sock It 2 Me” on the album of Missy Elliott. Other renowned remix releases in which she emerged as a guest artist include “U Don’t Know Me”, “Heartbreaker”, and “Jumpin’, Jumpin’”.

Soon Da brat released her third album which she named “Unrestricted”. Her fourth album was “Limelite, Luv & Niteclubz”. She also released her single “Is It Chu” in 2013.

As far as her acting career is concerned, she starred in an episode of “All That”. Her cameo role was in a flick named “Kazaam”. After being featured in a TV series, she started playing different roles in movies “Carmen: A Hip Hopera” and “Glitter”. She was also seen in “Sabrina, the Teenage Witch”, “30 Days”, “Empire”, “Weakest Link”, “Celebrity Fit Club”, and a lot more. Later, she became a co-host of the Rickey Smiley Morning Show. She also appeared as a judge in a reality show named “The Rap Game”.

Personal Life

Da Brat has been in relationships with Allen Iverson and Andre 3000 in the past. In 2020, she declared herself a lesbian. She gave a detailed interview regarding how she got the courage to admit it. She was happy to get appreciation and support from her fans after revealing the truth.

She is currently dating Jesseca Dupart. They are so happy together and don’t hesitate to display their love in the public.

In the past, Da Brat has been a part of a lot of controversies. She has been to jail for beating a woman. She has also paid a heavy amount of penalties due to her misconduct.

Social Media

Da Brat is quite active on social media. She has 3.2 million followers on Instagram and 140.2 thousand on Twitter. Her Instagram account is flooded with funny and interesting photos. She reposts her photos on Twitter as well. She has 637,086 monthly listeners on Spotify and 122 thousand subscribers on YouTube. She loves to share her music videos on her YouTube channel.


Da Brat is a renowned rapper and actress who hasn’t only given remarkable performances both in music and acting but also paved the way for lesbians and gays who feel like an odd one out in this community. Her net worth is estimated to be around $3 million.

Da Brat has sometimes been associated with other Actors such as Manoj Bajpayi, Roman Reigns, Katt Williams, Rajpal Yadav, Riteish Deshmukh, Joshua Bassett, Sonu Sood, Jenna Davis, and Vivek Oberoi.