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Ishmael Butler (Ishmael Reginald Butler) was born on 3 July, 1969 in Seattle, Washington, United States, is an American rapper. Discover Ishmael Butler's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 51 years old?

Popular As Ishmael Reginald Butler
Occupation N/A
Age 52 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 3 July 1969
Birthday 3 July
Birthplace Seattle, Washington, United States
Nationality United States

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Children Lil Tracy, Jazz Butler

Ishmael Butler Net Worth

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Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Source of Income Rapper

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Butler also became a member of Sub Pop’s A&R team in 2013.


In 2009, Butler formed Shabazz Palaces with his neighbor Tendai Maraire. After self-releasing two EPs, the duo signed to Sub Pop Records, releasing their debut album, Black Up, in 2011. Its follow-up, Lese Majesty, was released in 2014.


In 1989, Butler dropped out of college and moved to Brooklyn, where he recorded a demo of hip hop tracks, which was eventually delivered to the Pendulum Records executive Ruben Rodriguez. In 1992, Butler auditioned to Pendulum Records with his friends Craig Irving, from Philadelphia, and Mary Ann Vieira, from Washington, D.C, forming Digable Planets. Digable Planets' 1992 single "Rebirth of Slick (Cool Like Dat)" achieved commercial and critical success, charting on Billboard Hot 100. Known for merging hip hop with jazz and philosophical lyrics, the group released two albums before disbanding in the mid-1990s. Following Digable Planets' demise, Butler recorded music under the alias Cherrywine and took film classes at New York University. In 2003, he returned to Seattle to take care of his mother.


Ishmael Reginald Butler (born 1969) is an American rapper, record producer and songwriter. He is best known for his work with such groups as Digable Planets and Shabazz Palaces.

Butler, who is a native of Seattle, was born in 1969. His father was a history professor at the University of Virginia. He first forayed into music by playing the alto saxophone in his middle-school jazz band. In 1987, he graduated from Garfield High School and moved to Massachusetts to enroll in college.