Suge Knight Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Suge Knight Biography
  • Name: Suge Knight
  • Age: 53 years old
  • Height: 6ft 2in (188 cm)
  • Occupation: Record Producer
  • Net Worth: US $200 Thousand
  • Status: Alive

Suge Knight is an American record producer and co-founder of Death Row Records. He’s currently awaiting trial in connection with a fatal 2015 hit-and-run in California. Knight was born Marion Hugh Knight Jr. on April 19, 1965 in Compton, California. His parents are Maxine and Marion. He has two sisters, Karen and Charlinda. Knight attended Lynwood High School where he excelled at football and track. He continued his football career at El Camino College followed by the University of Nevada. He went undrafted but played briefly for the Los Angeles Rams in 1987.

Prior to music, Knight was a concert promoter and bodyguard. One of his famous celebrity client was R&B singer Bobby Brown. Knight co-founded Death Row Records in 1991 with Dr. Dre and The D.O.C. They secured a distribution deal with Interscope and Dre’s debut album ‘The Chronic’ was released in 1992. The album was a commercial success. It paved the way for Snoop Dogg and his 1993 debut, Doggystyle.

In 1995, Knight posted bail for Tupac Shakur after convinced the West coast rapper to sign to Death Row. Pac’s multi-platinum fourth album, All Eyez on Me, was released the following year. Knight was jailed from 1996 to 2001 for violating his probation. He’s been in and out of prison ever since. Death Row Records was auctioned off and sold in January 2009. Knight launched the independent label Black Kapital Records in 2009. It was initially called Blackball Records.

Suge Knight is 6ft 2in tall and has a net worth of $200 thousand. He filed for personal bankruptcy back in 2006. Knight’s first wife was Sharitha Golden. He was married to Michel’le Toussaint from 1999 to 2007. He has three children, Taj, Posh and Bailei. Knight has been arrested on several occasions over the years. Charges include assault, robbery, attempted murder, drug possession, and violating parole. He’s been held at the Los Angeles County jail awaiting trial.

Suge Knight Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Suge Knight Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Marion Hugh Knight Jr.
  • Birthday: April 19, 1965
  • How Old : Age: 53 years old
  • Place of Birth: Compton, California, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 2in (188 cm)
  • Occupation: Record Producer
  • Years Active: 1989-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $200 Thousand
  • Marriage(s): Sharitha Golden, Michel’le Toussaint
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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