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Da Brat Net Worth


Da Brat is an American rapper. Her real name is Shawntae Harris her net worth is estimated to be around $3 million as of 2023.

She is the most famous in the hip-hop scene in the mid-1990s.

“Funkdafied” was her first solo album which made her famous 1st female solo rapper.

In addition, she is also the second rap artist overall who has sold more than 1 million units of her album, just behind Salt N Papa.

Besides being famous in the music industry, Da Brat is equally famous in television shows and films.

Early Life and Biography

NameShawntae Harris
Net Worth 2023$3 million
Annual Salary$50 thousand

Da Brat’s real name is Shawntae Harris. She was born on April 14, 1974, in Joliet, Illinois, USA.

As per the information, she was grown up in the West Side district of Chicago.

The names of her parents are David Ray McCoy and Nadine Brewer. Her father was an entrepreneur and her mother was a bus driver.


At a young age, Brat had an interest in music. She used to attend the Apostolic church. There she started singing.

Furthermore, she also attended Kenwood Academy during her junior and sophomore years of study.

Besides all this, Brat also took part in track races and basketball. She did her graduation from the Academy of Scholastic Achievement, in 1992.

Da Brat Age, Height, Weight & Career

Da Brat is 48 years old now. She is 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 62 kg.

The color of her eyes is dark brown while of her hair is black. No information is known about her body measurements.

Music Career

In 1992, Da Brat participated in a rap competition and won. After that, she was introduced to the music producer of the rap duo Kriss Kross named Jermaine Dupri.

Then she had a deal with his record label titled “So So Def Label”.In 1994, she released her debut studio album called “Funkdafied”.

It became a huge hit and was also platinum-certified. She sold more than 1 million copies. It also reached the Billboard Hot 100.

“Ghetto Love” was the album song that was featured by the singer named T-Boz of TLC. Afterward, she also collaborated with other popular musicians.

Furthermore, she was also featured in the remix version of Mariah Carey’s hit single “Always Be My Baby” and Carey’s hit track “Honey”.

On April 11, 2000, Da Brat released her third studio album titled “Unrestricted”.

On July 15, 2003, she released her fourth album titled “Limelite, Luv & Niteclubz”.

Some of her hit singles include “I Think They Like Me”, “In Love with the Chu”, and “Loverboy”.

Acting Career

Between 1994 and 1995, Brat made a guest appearance in an episode of the sketch comedy telvision series named “All That”.

In 1996, she made her debut film titled “Kazaam”. Then she also starred in “Soul Train”.

In “The Parent Hood” Brat played the role of Bernice “Boo” Walker. Some of the television series she has appeared in include Making the Video.

The Andy Dick Show, Weakest Link, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Intimate Portrait, The Surreal Life, Celebrity Fit Club, and many others.

Besides TV shows, Da Brat also appeared in films including Glitter, Carmen: A Hip Hopera, and Civil Brand. In “30 Days” she had the role of Camisha, in 2006.

Between 2014 and 2017, she appeared in four episodes of the famous reality television series named “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”.

Later, she had the role of “Jezzy” in the second season of the musical drama series named “Empire”.

She also became the host of “Dish Nation”. Da Brat has also been working as a judge on the TV series named “The Rap Game”.

Awards and Achievements

  • Two Grammy Awards nominations for Best Rap Performance by a Duo and Best Female Rap Solo Performance in 1998 and 2004 respectively.
  • Two BET Awards nominations in the categories of Best Female Hip-Hop Artist, and Billboard Awards nominations for Top R&B Artist Female and Top Hot R&B Single Sales.
  • Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards for Best Rap Album.

How much is Da Brat net worth?

Da Brat net worth is around $3 million as of 2023.

She is earning through album sales, touring, and live concerts. Her popularity began when she released her hit music including Da B Side, Fa All Y’All, Sittin, and more. She had been earning around $40,000 a month from live shows.

Besides this, Da Brat has also earned from the film industry. Her “Unrestricted” album earned her over $1 million.

By performing alongside Mariah Carey and Missy Eliot at the Rainbow World Tour, she gathered more than $250,000 from ticket sales.

Her first album “Funkdafied” earned her $1 million, while the second album “Anuthatantrum” earned her $0.5 million.

As of 2023, Da Brat annual income is around $50,000.

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Personal Life

Real NameShawntae Harris
NicknameDa Brat
Age48 Years Old
Date Of BirthApril 14, 1974
Birth PlaceJoliet, Illinois, United States
Height5 ft 5 in (165 cm)
Weight62 kg (136.5 lbs)
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
FatherDavid Ray McCoy
MotherNadine Brewer
Half-SisterLisaRaye McCoy
HometownChicago, Illinois
Education QualificationKenwood Academy
Debut AlbumFunkdafied (1994)
TwitterShawntae Harris
InstagramDA BRAT

In the late 1990s, she dated a former basketball player named Allen Iverson.

In recent times, they started their TV show titled “Brat Loves Judy”. It was aired on WE TV.

In 2001, she beat a woman with a rum bottle. So she had to spend one year on probation.

Car Collection

  • Jeep Wrangler – $23,000.
  • BMW 328i (2014)
  • Mercedes 238i (1999)

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

How much is Da Brat net worth?

Da Brat net worth is around $3 million as of 2023.

Who are Da Brat parents?

David Ray McCoy and Nadine Brewer

How tall Da Brat?


Who is Da Brat husband?

Allen Iverson

How much is Da Brat annual income?

As of 2023, Da Brat annual income is about $50,000.


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