|Born Name||D Smoke|
|Birth Place||Inglewood, CA, U.S.|
|Height||6 feet (1.82 m)|
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D Smoke is a rising American Inglewood rapper who garnered the limelight after winning the 2019 music competition Rythm+ Flow.
D Smoke won $250,000 through the competition, which helped him release his first EP, Inglewood High. Do you want to know his journey to the top? Then let’s find out!!!
D Smoke’s Net Worth
D Smoke possesses a net worth of $300,000 as of 2019. He gathered that fortune from his career as a rap artist. Additionally, he recently won $250,000 after winning the competition, Rhythm + Flow.
The Inglewood’s music artist used to work in school as a Spanish and music recording teacher at Inglewood High School. During his days as a teacher, he was writing songs for many famous celebrities. Further, he once explained that he used to go to school and teach children during the day, whereas he used to put all the positive energy in his music at night.
In the mid-2000s, D co-wrote a song along with his brother, Davion Farris, for Jaheim‘s 2007 song Never. The song reached the 12th rank on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. Moreover, the singer won an American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers award along with his brother for co-writing the song.
Smoke recently released his first EP called, Inglewood High in 2019. The EP consists of a total of seven songs like Inglewood High, Ain’t You, Honey Jack, Lil’ red, On Paper, The Game, Carry On. Prior to that, he also released a album called Nine-Tenths of the Game. The album consists of six songs including Shot Callin’, Wolfin, and 28 Grams.
Winner of the Competition Rhythm and Flow
D Smoke participated in 2019 Netflix documentarian non-scripted music reality competition, Rhythm+ Flow. The show is features hip-hop artists like Cardi B, Chance the Rapper, and Tip Harris (T.I.) as judges who judge unsigned rappers.
Smoke was first hesitating to compete in the competition because he wanted to make sure about the fairness of the competition about true artists. Well, he asked a lot of questions before entering the competition as a contestant.
The hip-hop artist did a great job in the audition round; however, he received some critics from the judges. After that, he represented his rap style in the Cyphers episode of the show. Just after that episode, the Rap Battles episode arrived where he was paired against the rapper Old Man Saxon. Both of the rappers had a hard competition, but it was Smoke who won the battle.
The 7th episode of the competition was about Music Videos. He chose the theme of condemning police brutality, which was the thing he faced recently. He aced the episode and impressed all of the judges with his song, Let Migo.
In the next two rounds, D made a impact by singing songs Atomic Dog and Sky Waler in the 8th and 9th episodes of the show. As for the finale, D Smoke chose to rap while playing the piano in the first part of the song, which surprised everyone. Finally, with his new song, Last Supper, D Smoke won the competition and also the winning amount of $250,000.
What Did D Smoke Do With $250,000?
After winning the competition, D shared that he wants to use some part of the money to give scholarships to some children from his school. Although T.I. suggested Smoke to invest all of the winning amounts to himself, Smoke decided to invest some money in his community as well.
D Smoke’s Personal Life
D Smoke is possibly single as of 2019. The singer seems well-focused on his career as he prefers to be out of any dating relationships as of 2019.
The American rapper is also active on Instagram, where he shares some of his professional life pictures. Besides, he has never shared a photo with a girl on his Instagram account.
If your family is in music, in any way, you will surely be involved in the music industry. That same thing happened to D Smoke. His mother is a piano instructor and a professional singer who previously used to sing backgrounds for artists Michael Jackson and Tina Turner. Besides, his father spent a lot of time in prison in the 1980s on drug-related charges.
Smoke’s brother Sir is also a well-known American singer and record producer. Sir is signed to TDE and Kendrick Lamar‘s label.
Quick Facts of D Smoke
- D Smoke is fluent in Spanish.
- He can also play Drums.
- He also started an online costume line called Supa Good, where he sells t-shirts, hoodies, hats, and beanies
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