Quick Facts of Derek McAlister Jr
- Full NameDerek McAlister Jr
- Net Worth$250,000 to $4,00,000
- Date of Birth1994 /11 /06
- NicknameSpeaker Knockerz
- Marital StatusUnmarried
- BirthplaceNew York City, NY
- EthnicityAfrican American
- Active Year2010-2014
- Eye colourDark Brown
- Hair colourBlack
- Height5 feet 8 inch
- EducationWestwood High School
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, & YouTube
Speaker Knockerz is famous as a hip-hop song artist. He has also lots of followers on his social sites. As a teen, he ultimately developed making his own songs by computer. Speaker’s most popular songs are Fitness Father (2013), Married to the Money (2013), and Married to the Money II (2014).
He was so much passionate about music that he had earned huge amount of net worth. In his case, he has an interesting story. And, people are just curious about this question that, Is he dead or alive? Let check about his personal and professional life and read this article to the end.
Speaker Knockerz- Bio
Speaker Knockerz was born as Derek McAlister Jr. He was born on November 6, 1994, in New York City to the parents Derek McAllister and to his mother. Furthermore, he has a younger brother whose name is Christian McAllister who is also known as a rapper Lil Knock.
In his early life, his father got himself into a quagmire which leads his father to jail for 10 years. His mother feared about his little brother might end up getting to that rough world. Then, they decided to shift in South Carolina.
Talking about Knockerz’ education, he completed his schooling from Kelly Mill Middle School and High school from View High School and Westwood High School.
In his speaker teenage, he loved hip-hop and developed himself to make his own song by his personal computer in 2010. At that time his dad was in jail. After, the song released, his father got confirmed that his son was good at music. In fact, Derek Snr also a former musician. Then, he began to help his son properly.
Speaker’s first mixtape release was for Flight Delayed in 2010. At the same time, he changed his name as Speaker Knocker.
Found Dead in His Garage
Speaker Knockerz got famed for little time from 2010 to 2014. He is still popular. He was very young when he died. People were also curious about his death cause. Thus, he was missing since December 3, 2014. As Speaker’s parents, he was found dead in his garage on 2 Notch Road.
By some examination, the authorities reported that there were no drugs found on him just as there was no anomaly to suspect any foul play. Thus, people say that he died of natural causes (a heart attack??).
However, he has one younger brother who is currently doing well as a rap artist while his father took over Speaker’s music label Talibandz Entertainment following his death.
Moving towards his personal life, he was not in any relationship. So, he was free of rumors and controversies. Moreover, he was also popular in social sites where he has Twitter, Instagram & YouTube account.
Speaker has around 5 feet 8 inch of height. He belongs to African American ethnicity. And, he has black hair with black eye color.
As of his death, he was 19 years old.
Net Worth & Salary
As per some wiki sources, Speaker Knockerz had a net worth between $250,000 to $4,00,000. Knockerz earned this fortune through his career as a hip-hop artist and singer. If he would live longer he might have become more famous and could have a huge amount of net worth.