Danny Jones Penniman Biography
Danny Jones Penniman is an American rapper and also the adopted son of the Late Little Richard, founder of rock and roll. Many people have taken to social media to console him after the death of his father Little Richard. Richard passed on on May 9, 2020, where Danny broke the sad news on his social media platform. According to Richard’s brother Alen, he died of a cancer-related complication at the age of 87.
We have mentioned his father so many times so far that you may wonder what kind of a personality he was. On a light note, Little Richard is an American singer, songwriter, and musician born as Richard Wayne Penniman. He gradually rose to be an influential figure in pop music. For instance, he is much celebrated for his mid-1950s projects when his dynamic music and charismatic performance laid the foundation for rock and roll. This earned hm the titles; “The Innovator, The Originator, and The Architect of Rock and Roll”.
In addition, he is defined by his frenetic piano playing and raspy singing voice. To an extent, his music has also played a key role in the establishment of other popular music genres like soul and funk. Furthermore, he has influenced numerous musicians across all musical genres; be it rock or hip hop. To his credit, Little Richard has helped in shaping rhythm and blues for generations to come.
Danny Jones Penniman Age|Birthday
Danny is 62 years old as of 2021. He was born in 1959 in the United States of America. However, many might think that he is young because he still looks handsome. Well, he must be maintaining a healthy life.
About his adopted father, Little Richard was born on December 5, 1932.
Danny Jones Penniman Wife
Due to his secretive nature, we still don’t have any details about his wife, marriage, nor his dating history. However, we will update as soon as possible.
Danny Jones Penniman Family|Siblings
Danny is a son to his parents; Little Richard and his ex-wife, Ernestine Harvin. Though an adopted son, he has always been proud of his foster parents. His parents divorced later leading a quiet life. Due to Jones’ private life, we have no links about his siblings.
Danny Jones Penniman Net Worth
Jones‘s net worth is not yet available to us. However, we can discuss his father’s net worth just for an update. The late Little Richard is estimated at a net worth of around $40 million.