Biz Markie
Biz Markie
Real Name/Full Name Marcel Theo Hall
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Biz Markie
Birth Place: Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 8 April 1964
Age/How Old: 60 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –190 c m
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 2 ″
Weight: In Kilograms – 76 Kg
In pounds- 167.551 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Bald
Parents Name: N/A
Siblings: N/A
School: Longwood High School
College: Longwood High School (graduation)
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: No
Profession: Rapper, singer, DJ, record producer, actor, comedian, writer, television personality and spokesperson
Net Worth: $4 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Marcel Theo Hall is most commonly known by his stage name Biz Markie, who is an American rapper, singer, DJ, record producer, actor, comedian, writer, television personality, and spokesperson. He is also best known for his single in 1989 named “Just a Friend,” which became a hit and got placed in between the top 40 hits of the country’s list itself and other various countries. But later on in the year 2008, the album JUST A FRIEND made into the list of top 100 on the list of VH1’s list among all those “100 Best Songs Of All Time.“

Well, how well do you know about Biz Markie? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Biz Markie’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Biz Markie to date.

Biography and Early Life:

Markie was born in Washington, DC., U.S., on the north side of Manhattan in the neighborhood of Harlem on the 8th of April in the year 1964. He was born in New York originally, but his base is from Washington. The names of his parents are not known to us. Even the names of his siblings, if any, are also known to us. The rest of the facts about his early life or biography are not mentioned anywhere in public.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Biz Markie in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Biz Markie’s age is 60 years old as of today’s date 23rd April 2024 having been born on 8 April 1964. Though, he is 6′ 2″ in feet and inches and 190 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 167.551 lbs in Pound and 76kg in Kilograms.


As he was born on the north side of Manhattan, he went to Longwood High School for his higher studies as he was raised at Long Island. He also got graduated from Longwood High School in the year 1982 only. He began his career in New York City itself. He began it at the nightclubs of New York.

And later, he began performing at the regional recognition by doing it at different colleges of Washington, D.C., Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. No more information regarding his educational background is mentioned anywhere in public. The rest of the facts on the basis of his educational background are not open by him.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

No data are known to us regarding his personal life. Even if he is married or dating someone is not open in public. Nothing regarding his personal life, wife, or girlfriend is mentioned anywhere in the media line. He is having a relationship or is married or not is also not known to us. No data or information regarding his marriage or dating life or even relationship is ever out on the media line.

Is Biz Markie Gay?

Nowhere has it been mentioned about his sexual orientation part being gay. He is open and answers about his gender whenever he is asked to do. He is straight and male by gender. So we can clearly say that he is male by sexual orientation part and is straight sexual orientation. He is often rumored with some famous female models and singers of the industries. So he is a male by gender, and his sexual orientation is straight.

Professional Career:

In the year 1986, he interviewed a cult documentary, BIG FUN IN THE BIG TOWN. He released his first debut album, Goin’ Off, in the year 1988, which gained lots of name and fame. It also gained the adequate attention of the public throughout the world.

Then again, in the year 1989 of October 10th, he started releasing his following video albums named THE BIZ NEVER SLEEPS, which also gained lots of public attention and became a famous one. Then he kept on achieving success on his released albums. He also started hosting radio shows which also gave him a tremendous public response. In summary, he had a great career later on.


  • In 1990, he got nominated for the Best Rap video for the album Biz Markie: “Just A Friend”at the MTV Video Music Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Biz Markie in 2024

Biz Markie Net Worth
Biz Markie Net Worth

Marcel’s net worth is expected to be $4 million approximately in 2024. He maintains an excellent healthy, and wealthy life out of it. He is a music line celebrity, earns a good amount from this industry. He maintains a luxurious life, too, and can afford this luxurious life being a celebrity.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know:

  • Markie has also been called the “Clown Prince Of Hip Hop.“
  • He likes to make new dishes at free time and often organizes free rock band shows whenever he wants to.
  • He loves to travel to new places with his friends on holidays.
  • Once it came to the news that he, Markie, suffered from a brain stroke at a phase of life where he discontinued the music passion, and it affected his career to a higher extend. Then after medical treatment and a yearlong rest, he again strikes back with his career with new and well-praised albums.
  • He is also a tattoo lover.
  • He also likes making new hairstyles, and often he is seen with new hairstyles at different shows and award functions.

No matter what difficulties you face in life but remember it is your hard work and the efforts that will take you to the level of high success. Your efforts only at the end will outshine because suffering from hard life with efforts always give good values to life. So the happened with Biz Markie too.

He went through a long-run health issue, but he then strides back with more energy and more willpower and again started earning name and fame throughout his albums. He proved that willpower and strong determination always take you to the high sky of success.


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