RaaShaun Casey ‘DJ Envy’ is a 44-year-old musician and DJ. He is a 1999 Hampton University graduate where he achieved his degree in business administration. Regarding his ethnicity, DJ Envy is African-American. He started his journey in the music industry at the age of 17 from when he began making mixtapes.
Looking at his private life, Envy is married to Gia Casey, and they are blessed with six children. Here is everything else you should find out about DJ Envy’s wife, kids, and net worth.
Age (Early life, Family, Parents, Ethnicity)
RaaShaun was born on September 3rd, 1977, which would make him 44. However, he’ll turn 45 years old in a couple of months. RaaShaun is a native of Queens. Examining his roots, you can tell that he is of Dominican descent, hailing from Santo Domingo.
His mother, Janet Casey, originates from Virginia, while his father belongs to a town in Dominica. Little information is given concerning his father, only that he is an alleged retired cop. DJ Envy’s parents were very supportive of him. He has stated on multiple occasions that they are the reason why he has enjoyed success throughout his music career.
DJ Envy Height
DJ Envy stands at an impressive height of 5 feet 10 inches, or 178 cm tall. This makes him taller than average, especially in the USA, where the normal man measures at 5’9”.
DJ Envy is Married to his wife, Gia Casey.
DJ Envy is long-term with his high school girlfriend, Gia Casey. The two would later decide to get married in 2001. However, in 2013, there was a case of infidelity where DJ Envy was accused of cheating with an American TV personality, Erica Mena.
Consequently, this lasted for a short period of time, after which he decided to end the secret relationship between him and his rumored girlfriend, Erica.
DJ Envy and his wife Gia have six children together. They have four daughters, namely Madison, London, Brooklyn, and Peyton Blair, and two sons, namely Logan and Jaxon.
Madison, the eldest daughter, is currently in college. Like her father, she also displays a love for music, particularly when it comes to playing the piano. At the same time, their son veered more towards sports. Logan is a football player at his high school. Not much information is given on their kids.
DJ Envy’s wife, Gia Casey Age, Net Worth.
Gia Casey is a global social media sensation. She is also known for her digital broadcast called The Casey Crew Podcast, where she holds discussions on topics such as relationships, marriage, and family life. She was born on February 3rd, 1979, in the United States.
No information has been given on her actual birthplace. Gia’s ethnicity is a mixture of Afro-American and Chinese origins. Little is known about her net worth as she is very private when it comes to disclosing details about her income.
Aside from being a DJ, Casey is also a record producer and a popular radio personality. This has helped him build an impressive bank account. He has been seen hosting radio shows such as The Breakfast Club, which he worked on with Charmalagne Tha God and Angela Gee. This was more than a decade ago.
DJ Envy’s path to stardom began in his early teenage years. His neighbor, DJ Clue, was the first to discover him as he had been observing him beatbox while gardening, and he introduced him to the world of mixtape circuits. Envy has worked for global celebrities and pops stars such as Jay-Z, Hahflamez, 50-Cent, and the L.O.X as early as 2000.
This exposure made him popular across the world, and he landed a deal with the HDJ Clue record label. In 2003 he launched his very first mixtape album, The Desert Storm Mixtape: Blok PartyVol 1.
During this time, he worked with radio shows such as Takin’ it to the Streets with Angie Matinez and finally started his mix shows, namely The People’s Mix (12 pm – pm) and The People’s Choice Hit List (5 pm to 8 pm) for Hot 97 on Saturdays.
DJ Envy has also featured in the Blood of a Champion movie with an enemy role and even in documentaries such as The Raw Report. Not only has he featured in movies but also in television shows such as Entourage, The Corner, and 106 & Park.
DJ Envy Net Worth
The radio personality is very determined in his work, and this can be seen by the number of awards he has won over the years. Some of which include The National Mix show DJ of the year and DJ of the year at the Global Spin Awards, and others in the Underground Music Awards.
Recently, he and his wife Gia are co-hosting their podcast show, The Casey Crew Podcast. DJ Envy generates his income and wealth from making albums, singing with popular artists, and hosting radio shows. DJ Envy’s net worth currently sits at $8 million.