Dave Pratt Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Aashita Dhingra
Jan 30, 2024 By Aashita Dhingra
Originally Published on Aug 30, 2022
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About Dave Pratt

American radio personality Dave Pratt, referred to as the 'Morning Mayor' as a nickname by his fans is one of the most famous personalities in Arizona.

He was one of the first shock jocks in KUPD, Pheonix, Arizona. 'Dave Pratt In The Morning' hosted by Dave Pratt, became the longest-running rock and roll morning program in the United States. With his band, the 'Sex Machine Band,' Dave Pratt has sold over 100,000 albums, hosting sold-out performances in prestigious locations all around Arizona.

Dave Pratt was given the moniker 'Morning Mayor' by Attorney general Terry Goddard which subsequently led KUPD to be named 'America's Rock Station Of the Year.'

Dave Pratt Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Dave Pratt's net worth?

The net worth of Dave Pratt is $3 million.

How much does Dave Pratt earn per year?

Dave Pratt is an American radio personality and author, and determining Patt's annual earnings is not reasonably possible. It depends on the number of shows he does annually and several books in demand for his respective work.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Dave Pratt?

There is no source of information about Dave Pratt's height.

How old is Dave Pratt?

The age of this radio personality is not certain as his birth date is unknown.

Childhood And Education

Dave Pratt was born and brought up in his hometown Elko Nevada. For his initial education, he went to Elko High School. He went to Arizona State University for his further studies.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Dave Pratt’s partner?

Dave Pratt is known to be together with his wife, Paula. The couple married in 1988. The couple has four children together and is currently residing in Paradise Valley Arizona

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Dave Pratt started his career on KELK when he was 16 years old in his hometown of Elko, Nevada.

Dave Pratt is the only and the first person from Arizona radio to be nominated 'For Personality Of The Year' in both Rock and Country. He was also inducted into the Arizona Broadcaster Hall of Fame in 2009.

Dave Pratt quickly rose to prominence as one of the city's most well-liked morning hosts and helped KUPD win the title of America's Rock Station of the Year during his 30 years of radio in the city.

Dave Pratt joined Arizona's KZON, an alternative rock station owned by CBS radio, in January 2002; his how, as well as KZON, rose to the top of the rock radio ratings in Arizona. In 2003 Pratt took his morning show to one of the two most recognized country stations in Phoenix, KMLE.

Due to declining income in all markets and across the board for the radio industry, CBS downsized many prominent personalities in 2008. CBS covered Pratt's remaining contract obligations.

As the only person to ever receive a national nomination for both Personality of the Year for Rock and Country, 'Dave Pratt in the Morning,' Pratt's morning show rose to the top of the country rankings.

Dave Pratt established Star Worldwide Networks in 2010. The network creates significant ads for customers across the country, audiobooks, and video advertising for businesses of all sorts. This affected Pratt's net worth. In 2018, 'Dave Pratt Live', which was one-hour daily local television show, moved from CW6 to Pratt's own Star World Networks.

Charity Work

Dave Pratt has often performed live shows with his Sex Machine Band to sell out crowds and raised a lot of money for charity.

What awards has Dave Pratt won?

Besides nominations for Personality of the Year nationally, Dave Pratt attended the CMS Awards at Madison Square Garden in New York City, where he was nominated for Major venues Morning Show of the Year.

Dave Pratt joined Stevie Nicks, Alice Cooper, and other performers in being honored into the Music and Entertainers Hall of Fame in 2018, in addition to his previous induction into the Broadcasters Hall Of Fame.

Dave Pratt’s Hobbies And Interests

Dave Pratt has always been Inclined towards entertaining people, and he continues to enlighten and entertain on the airwaves of the new generation of Arizonans and is one of the highest-paid personalities in the country.

Other Interesting Dave Pratt Facts And Trivia

  • The nickname 'Morning Mayor' was given to him by Attorney general Terry Goddard.
  • Dave Pratt has also written a book detailing his 30 years in radio.
  • Dave Pratt was diagnosed with and beat prostate cancer in 2005.

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Dave Pratt Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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David Pratt

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Elko Nevada


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Arizona State University

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