Quick Facts of Danny Jones Penniman

  • Full NameDanny Jones Penniman
  • NicknameDanny
  • Marital StatusSingle
  • BirthplaceUnited States of America
  • EthnicityMixed
  • ProfessionAmerican Rapper,
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Eye colourBlack
  • Hair colourBlack
  • Height5ft 9 inches
  • Weight64 kg

Danny Jones Penniman is an American rapper who rose to fame as the adopted son of the late  actor Little Richard, and his ex-wife Ernestine Harvin.

Penniman is enjoying a blissful life as a celebrity child. To know further details regarding, Danny’s life, we suggest you read the whole article.

About Danny Jones Penniman

The multi-talented rapper was born in 1959 in the United States of America. He belongs to American nationality and prefers to white ethnicity. He has not revealed his exact birth date.

Danny Jones with his father
Danny Jones with his father, source: Line 17QQ

Similarly, Danny was raised by his parents; father-Little Richard, and his mother, Ernestine Harvin. Though an adopted son, he is always proud of his foster parents. His parents divorced later, leading a quiet life. Because of Jones’s private life, we don’t have any info about his siblings.

Career Details

Little Richard, aka Richard Wayne Penniman, is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. He is a prominent figure in popular music. In the mid-1950s, his lively music and charismatic show laid the authorities for rock-and-roll, giving him the nickname “The Innovator, The Originator and The Architect of Rock-and-roll.”

Late Littele Richard,
Late Littele Richard, Source: The Art Desk

Furthermore, Richard showed by his frenetic piano performance and his hoarse voice. His music played a key role in forming other popular musical genres, such as soul and funk. He guided many singers and musicians from all musical genres, from rock to hip hop, and his music helped shape rhythm and blues for generations to come.

About his Parents

Danny’s parents, Richard and Ernestine, were married from 1959 to 1961. Likewise, his father, Richard Wayne Penniman, was born on December 5 and died on 1932–May 9, 2020, best known as Little Richard. He was an American singer, songwriter, and musicia

Danny's parents; Richard and Ernestine Campbel
Danny’s parents; Richard and Ernestine Campbell, source: Glob Intel.

Similarly, Jone’s mother, Ernestine Harvin, was the wife of the late Little Richard. They met at an evangelical rally in October 1957 for the first time. After that, they began dating that year and wed on July 12, 1959. She declared when the marriage ended in divorce in 1964, because of her husband’s celebrity status which made her life difficult. Moreover, after separating from him, she moved on and later remarried McDonald Campbell in Santa Barbara, California, on March 23, 1975.

Danny’s Relationship Status

Currently, the handsome hunk is unmarried and much focused on his professional life. Yet, he is not ready for his marriage. As many celebrities keep their personal life private, Danny has kept the relating info about his love life and relationship far away from the limelight. As per some online sources, we can finally say that he is single and living a luxurious life on his own.

Jones Net Worth

There isn’t any information about Danny Jones’s professional life. Thus, it’s very hard to put the actual annual salary and net worth to him. On the other hand, his father, Late Little Richard, has an estimated net worth of around $40million.

He had accumulated such a hefty amount from his entire career. Likewise, Asahd Tuck Khaled and Julie Rose Clapton are some renowned celebrities kids.

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