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Mike D is a popular rapper from America who is best known as the founding member of the hip hop group the Beastie Boys. He is a multi-talented artist who sings, raps, plays drums, and has also provided remixes for several renowned musicians such as Moby and Björk.
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Mike D started his career in 1979 when he founded the rock band, The Young Aborigines. Two years later, his friend Adam Yauch joined the group and became the bass player. The other member of the band was guitarist John Berry. Then, they changed the name of the band to the “Beastie Boys.”
Family and Personal Life
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Mike married his wife Tamra Davis in the year 1993, who is a film, television, and music video director. Together they are the parents of two beautiful children, Davis Diamond and Skyler Diamond. They have legally separated. He resides with his children in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn.
|Tamra Davis (m. 1993-N/A)
|Yes (Skyler Diamond, Davis Diamond)
Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts
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|Michael Louis Diamond
|Age (as of today)
|Date of Birth
|November 20, 1965
|Place of Birth
|New York, New York, United States
|1.78 m, 5 feet 10 inches
|75 kg, 165.5 lbs
|Net Worth / Wealth
Height, Weight, and Age
Mike D's height is above average measuring 1.78 m. Boasting a weight of 75 kg. Being born on November 20, 1965, translates to an age of 58 years as of todays date (February 29, 2024).
For me, growing up in New York, it started with Elvis Costello and the Clash and then got into louder things like Bad Brains and Stimulators, because those were, like, the local bands. Then I started getting into bands from England like the Slits. I remember seeing Gang of Four at Irving Plaza; that was a really big show for me.Mike D
We have rocked the ozone radically, man. They could probably fix the ozone if everybody stopped what they were doing and they put some cement up there.Mike D
We are exercising our constitutional right to be fresh.Mike D
Wine is similar to music in that it’s a purely experiential realm, and it’s a purely subjective practice. That’s sort of the funny thing about wine criticism or, for that matter, music criticism. At times, those are useful guides, but ultimately it’s all about how you react to that music or wine.Mike D
London cabs always dis me. I purposefully give them a good tip because I’m trying to straighten up the image where they don’t want to pick up some shady-looking, bummy kid like myself. I’m trying to teach them that if you pick up the bummy-looking kid, you still get tipped, man. But they still jerk me around.Mike D