DJ Hurricane
DJ Hurricane
Real Name/Full Name Wendell Timothy Fite
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: DJ Hurricane
Birth Place: Queens, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 12 January 1965
Age/How Old: 59 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 183 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6’ 0″
Weight: In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds –  174 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
Siblings: 0
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Dawn Fite
Kids/Children Name: Ayana, Jennifer, Jarell and Quran
Profession: DJ, Music Producer
Net Worth: $50 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Wendell Timothy Fite or popularly known as DJ Hurricane, is an American DJ and rapper. He is best known for being a part of the hip-hop group “Beastie Boys.” Besides being a part of the group, Hurricane has released three solo studio albums, which brought him several accolades. Hurricane has worked with several renowned artists, which include Black Thought and Public Enemy as well.

Well, how well do you know about DJ Hurricane? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about DJ Hurricane’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 DJ Hurricane to date.

Biography and Early Life

DJ Hurricane was born on January 12, 1965, in Texas, United States. The details about his parents are not available at the moment. DJ Hurricane grew up in the neighborhood of Hollis, New York. From an early age, Hurricane had already developed a strong passion for music, and by the time he was thirteen, he was a part of a music group in his school.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is DJ Hurricane in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, DJ Hurricane’s age is 59 years old as of today’s date 25th June 2024 having been born on 12 January 1965. Though, he is  6’ 0″ in feet and inches and 183cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 174 lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.


The exact name of DJ Hurricane’s high school is unknown, but all that can be said about his education is that JR Writer went to a local high school in Hollis. It was in his school where he met his lifelong best friend, Jam Master Jay. Jam played an important role in starting Hurricane’s music career. The details about Hurricane’s higher education are not available.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

DJ Hurricane is currently married to a woman named Dawn Fite. The couple has been together for a very long time. The couple is blessed with four kids named Ayana, Jennifer, Jarell, and Quran. DJ Hurricane has often been in the news due to his personal life.

Is DJ Hurricane Gay?

No, DJ Hurricane is definitely not gay. For a very long time, he has been married to Dawn Fite and is even the father of four kids. This clearly proves that DJ Hurricane is not gay, and his sexual orientation is well and straight.

Professional Career

DJ Hurricane started his professional career by working as a security guard for his friend Jam Master Jay. Touring with Jam made it possible for him to be friends with the hip hop group “Beastie Boys.” Hurricane soon became the DJ of the group and started contributing significantly to their music. Hurricane soon started recording for his solo album and released his debut studio album, “The Hurra,” in 1995 with Grand Royal Records. In 1998, Hurricane had to part ways with his group and started pursuing his music career as a solo artist.

Hurricane then released two more studio albums which were equally successful as his first one. Some of his single had performed brilliantly well on several music charts.


As of 2024, there are not any official records of DJ Hurricane’s awards and achievements. Hurricane has always made sure to give his best in his music, and his fans love him for that. Yet, it is expected that he might land with an award very soon.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of DJ Hurricane in 2024

DJ Hurricane Net Worth
DJ Hurricane Net Worth

The net worth of DJ Hurricane is estimated in the fiscal year 2024 and found out to be somewhat around $50 Million. He has earned a major part of his net worth by being a successful DJ and music producer. Being a music producer has helped significantly in generating such a huge net worth for DJ Hurricane.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • DJ Hurricane’s daughter, Ayana, is quite famous for being a part of a reality TV show named “Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta.”
  • DJ Hurricane has been friends with Jam Master Jay since school.
  • One of DJ hurricane’ songs, “Come Get It,” was a part of the famous movie “Whiteboyz.”
  • DJ Hurricane is quite active on Instagram, where he usually posts about his music. He has somewhat around 30,000followers as of 2024.
  • He has also given music in the comedy movie “Ready to Rumble,” which was released in 2000.

DJ Hurricane has been an active part of the music industry since 1985 and has definitely used his experience in producing music. Being a part of “Beastie Boys” has helped Hurricane significantly, which can be seen in his music as well.


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