Joseph Simmons (Rev Run) Net Worth

Rev Run, also known as DJ Run, is an American Producer, Rapper, and a D.J. He was a founding member of the group “Run–D.M.C” and thus became a household name in the 80’s. After a successful career in music industry, he became a practicing minister in a church and is now known as Reverend Run. At present, Joseph Simmons net worth is estimated to be $ 68 Million.

Till now he has worked with many famous artists such as Russell, Diggy Simmons, Sean Combs, and Kid Rock. In 2007, for his work in “Run’s House” (2005), he was nominated for Teen Choice Awards.

Joseph Simmons net worth
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Years active1981-present
Weight75 kg
Height1.73 m
OriginQueens, New York, U.S.
Age52 Years old

Joseph Simmons (Rev Run) Net Worth

YearNet Worth
2017$68 million
2016$64 million



Born on November 14, 1964, Simmons and his older siblings Danny and Russell, spent their formative years in Queens, New York. Before “Run–D.M.C ” he worked with the group “The Force”.

Later he was made Pentecostal minister and then in 2004 he won “Protege of the Year Award”. It was also reported that he had gifted E. Bernard Jordan, his spiritual mentor, a Rolls Royce Phantom. The car was priced at $325,000.



In 1983, he tied the knot to Valerie Vaughn. Together the couple had three children. Then in 1994, he married Justine Jones. As of now, he has two children with his second marriage. Jones’ third child, Victoria could not survive due to a birth defect.


In 2007, their six-bedroom mansion in Saddle River, New Jersey was up for sale. The demanding price was $5.5 million.