Raashawn Casey, better known as DJ Envy, is a senior DJ, music producer, radio host, and real estate investor. He is best known for being part of the trio that hosts The Breakfast Club, a radio show that draws millions of listeners each week. As of 2021, DJ Envy has an estimated net worth of around $7 million.
|Full Name||RaaShaun Casey (DJ Envy)|
|Birth Date||September 3, 1977|
|Birth Place||Queens, New York City|
|Profession||DJ, Music Producer, Real Estate Investor, Radio Host|
|Net Worth||$7 million|
DJ Envy (real name RaaShaun Casey) was born on September 3, 1977, in Queens, New York. He enrolled at Hampton University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 1999. However, as far as his music career is concerned, he entered the industry at the age of 17.
Net worth and career of DJ Envy
His story of fame begins as a gardener. DJ Envy started working for DJ Clue in 1991 as a gardener. The two developed a friendship over time when DJ Clue was impressed with his beatboxing skills. DJ Clue mentored him and helped him learn the skills he needed to be successful in the music industry.
DJ Envy originally took the stage name of DJ Shrimp, but later changed it to DJ Envy, who has stuck with it ever since. They started working together and DJ Envy became more and more popular with the likes of DJ Envy. DJ Clue continued his relationship with DJ Envy, taking him to his own label called Desert Storm.
2003 was a major turning point in DJ Envy’s career when he released his debut album The Desert Storm Mixtape: Block Party, Vol. However, DJ Envy has gained many fans due to his involvement with Hot 97. He started mixing the beats and later hosted his show on Sirius XM Radio.
But The Breakfast Club, which debuted in late 2010 with Charlamagne Tha God and Angela Yee, turned out to be one of the biggest hits of his career. They have hosted the show for over a decade, and three of the show’s hosts have even been inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame.
DJ Envy is married to Gia Casey. They met in high school and decided to get married in 2001. Although there have been turbulent moments in their relationship, they always fought and stayed together. Today they have five children, including two boys and three girls. They also have a joint podcast called The Casey Crew.
DJ Envy net worth
By 2021, DJ Envy was able to amass a substantial net worth of $7 million. He earns money through his performances at The Breakfast Club, various club disc jockey appearances, and is also an active real estate investor. DJ Envy purchased the mansion for $2.2 million in 2006. In 2020, he made another major purchase when he bought a $5.5 million mansion in New Jersey from singer Mary Blige.