Damon Wimbley Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Abhijeet Modi
Nov 30, 2023 By Abhijeet Modi
Originally Published on May 20, 2022
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About Damon Wimbley

Damon Wimbley is a well-known and famous American actor, rapper, and entertainment eminent.
Damon Wimbley was born on November 4, 1966, in the USA. Damon Wimbley is also known as Kool Rock-Ski. 
Damon Wimbley is also famous as a member of The Fat Boys, an old-school hip-hop trio band that was formed in 1983. Damon Wimbley also appeared in many movies as an artist, such as 'Krush Grove' (1985), 'Disorderlies' (1987), 'Price Of Glory' (2000), and many more.

Damon Wimbley Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Damon Wimbley's net worth?

Damon Wimbley's net worth is between $500,000- $1 million.

How much does Damon Wimbley earn per year?

Damon Wimbley's earnings per year are not available.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Damon Wimbley?

Damon Wimbley is  5 ft 8 in (173 cm) tall.

How old is Damon Wimbley?

Damon Wimbley is 55 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Damon Wimbley was born on November 4, 1966, to a Flourishing family in the USA, but further details about his father, mother, and siblings are not available. Damon is of American nationality. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. 
Talking about Damon Wimbley's educational background, Damon Wimbley went to Thomas Jefferson High School and achieved his graduation degree from a LaGuardia Community College/ISMD.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Damon Wimbley dating?

Damon Wimbley is in a relationship with a woman, but further details about his relationship are not available. 

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Damon Wimbley is best known for his successful career as an American rapper and actor.
Damon Wimbley started his career by joining the old-school hip-hop group 'The Fat Boys', which was initially started in the '80s. Damon Wimbley, aka Kool rock Ski, along with Mark Anthony Morales, aka Prince Markie Dee, and Darren Robinson, aka Buff Love, made the hip-hop trio group. At first, the name of 'The Fat Boys' used to be 'Disco 3,' but they changed the name to 'The Fat Boys' in 1983. This group is widely known for beatboxing, and they also allow beatboxers like Doug E Fresh and Biz Markie. Darren Robinson was the mastermind of beatboxing, also known as ‘The Human Beat Box.’
The hip-hop trio group won the talent show in the Radio City Music Hall in 1983, which was presented by Mr. Magic. Also, in 1983, 'The Fat Boys' delivered their first song, 'Reality,' which was produced by James Mason, a keyboardist and Jazz guitarist. 'The Fat Boys' released their first hip-hop album' Fat Boys' on May 29, 1984, and RIAA Gold Certification was granted for this album in the United States. 
On June 1, 1985, 'The Fat Boys' delivered their second album, 'The Fat Boys Are Back,' which was also a US Gold Certified. And then, they released their next album under the Sutra label, which was 'Big And Beautiful.' 
They released the album' Crushin' in 1987, which was their Platinum album, and for this album, they also collaborated with 'The Beach Boys' for a cover version song 'Wipe Out.' This song was the last song recorded for the album' Crushin'. On the Billboard Hot 100 Graph, the 'Wipe Out' song reached the no.12 spot. 
In 1990, Prince Markie Dee left 'The Fat Boys', and as a result, the group disbanded in 1991. Also, In 1991, Kool Rock-Ski with Buff Love recorded 'Mack Daddy.' Sadly, on December 10, 1995, Darren Robinson died of a heart attack. 
On November 5, 2008, the band reunited with Damon Wimbley and Mark Anthony. And they created a website in search of a new member, and they planned to host a reality TV show. On October 18, 2010, a special show 'Unsung: The Story Of The Fat Boys', premiered on Cable Network TV. 
Unfortunately, Mark Anthony Morales died of a heart attack on February 18, 2021.

What awards has Damon Wimbley won?

In 1989, Damon Wimbley was nominated as the Favorite Male singer in the Kids' Choice Awards. In 1986 he was nominated for the Razzie Awards for the Worst Original Song. 

Damon Wimbley's Hobbies And Interests

Damon Wimbley's favorite hobbies are acting and singing.

Other Interesting Damon Wimbley Facts And Trivia

  • Damon Wimbley, aka Kool Rock-Ski, was born on November 4, 1964. He originally hails from Brooklyn and currently lives in New York for a living. He works with the Uncle Louie Production Management team. 
  • The list of music videos done by Damon Wimbley with the hip-hop trio are 'Jailhouse Rap' (1984), 'Fat boys' (1984), 'Don't You Dog Me' (1985), 'All You Can Eat' (1985), 'Can you Feel It' (1985), and 'The Wipe Out' (1987). 
  • And the rap song 'Wipe Out' was nominated for the Best Rap single in The Soul Train Music Award. 
  • Besides music, Damon Wimbley is also featured in movies which are 'Knight Of The City' (1986), 'Disorderlies' (1987), and the short film 'Red Eyes' (2016). 
  • Damon Wimbley also featured in TV series like 'Miami Vice' (1986) and 'T And T' (1988). 
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Damon Wimbley Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Damon Wimbley

Date of Birth

1966-11-03

Nationality

American

Age

Height

173 cm

Eye Color

Black

Occupation

Rapper, Actor

Education

LaGuardia Community College

Net Worth

800000
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