DJ D-Wrek – Net Worth, Biography, Real Name, Children

DJ D-Wrek is an American record producer, actor, disk jockey, and television personality who is best known for being the co-host and the DJ of the improv comedy show Wild ‘N Out (an American improv comedy show created and hosted by comedian Nick Cannon) on MTV and MTV2.


He was born on 16th December in the year of 1969, in Hayward, California.

DJ D-Wrek was raised with his older sister by his mother in Oakland, and Vallejo, California.

Also, DJ D-Wrek attended Golden Gate Academy in Oakland, Highland Elementary, Springstowne, then graduated from Castro Valley High School in Castro Valley, California.

After graduation, DJ D-Wrek attended Chabot College in Hayward, majoring in Drama.

DJ D-Wrek began his career earlier performing at the age of 13 in B-Boy Battles. In 1992, he moved to Los Angeles.

In 1994, he formed a rap duo called “Makin’ ENZ” with his friend Danny Bell.

In 1995, they signed with Caliber Records (titled ‘The number one production label in Florida’).

In 1997, the duo broke up. In the same year, DJ D-Wrek met Nick Cannon. In the present day, he is represented by Moodswing360 (a boutique touring and marketing agency, with deep roots in NYC dance music and DJ culture) and 1Management.

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Also, DJ D-Wrek has appeared on shows such as:

  • Greek;
  • Danny Phantom (an American superhero animated television series created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon);
  • Malcolm and Eddie;
  • Cheap Date.

Moreover, DJ D-Wrek was the tour DJ for Big Time Rush, an American pop music boy band formed in 2009.

Additionally, he appeared in School Dance, a 2014 American comedy-drama musical film that was co-written, directed, and produced by Nick Cannon.

Real Name

Deric Battiste


DJ D-Wrek has two children named Ayo and Maximos Elliott.

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His Instagram account (djdwrek) has more than 235,000 followers.


DJ D-Wrek was named the resident DJ and Master of Ceremonies for the 6th season of MTV’s Wild ‘n Out.

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In 2004, he performed at Jingle Ball, an annual concert tour series which is organized by iHeartMedia.

He was born in the Year of the Rooster. People born under the Rooster zodiac sign are energetic, fun, and honest individuals who are often the center of attention.

Their behavior of continually seeking the unwavering attention of others annoys people around them at times. Also, Roosters are happiest when they are surrounded by others, whether at a social gathering or just a party.

The birth sign of DJ D-Wrek is Sagittarius. The Sagittarius is intuitive and is commonly able to read your character and intentions like a book.

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Additionally, Sagittarians love traveling and exploring new places and new cultures. The Sagittarius is one of the most straight forward and direct personalities in all of the zodiac. Sagittarius men love sports, speculation, gambling, and playing the field.

DJ D-Wrek – Net Worth

DJ D-Wrek earns most of his income from appearing in different shows, numerous concerts, and working as a disk jockey at the improv comedy show Wild ‘N Out. His salary there is unknown, but a DJ at MTV earns an average of around $80,000 per year. Therefore, DJ D-Wrek has an estimated net worth of $0.7 million.

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