Dave earned a reported £2.7 million in 2019

9 September 2020, 12:35 | Updated: 9 September 2020, 12:40

Dave earned £2.7 million in 2019
Dave earned £2.7 million in 2019. Picture: Samir Hussein/WireImage

The UK rapper and BRIT Award and Mercury Prize winner has reportedly earned the eye-watering amount through his music career, acting and jewellery and property business.

Dave reportedly made £2.7 million in 2019.

As reported by The Sun's Bizarre column, the London rapper's company Dimaio made a profit of £1.2million, while the Psychodrama star earned £135,231 from touring.

The star - whose Psychodrama album won the 2019 Mercury Music Prize and the 2020 BRIT Award for Best Album - is also believed to own jewellery and property businesses.

Dave also makes money from acting having starred in the hit Netflix series Top Boy last year.

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Meanwhile, the Black rapper recently joined forces with Sir David Attenborough and composer Hans Zimmer for the Planet Earth: A Celebration.

The BBC show featured eight sequences from the BAFTA-winning series Blue Planet II' and Planet Earth II - from a pride lions in Namibia, an iguana running for his life from snakes in Galapagos, to bottlenose dolphins in South Africa, and humpback whales in Norway - with new narration from the 94-year-old broadcaster.

To accompany the sequences, Hans, Jacob Shea, and the team at Bleeding Fingers created a series of new compositions accompanied by the BBC Concert Orchestra and the 22-year-old rapper.

Dave of said: "I've always been a fan of powerful natural history documentaries. This is a programme where nature and music come together, so it was only right that I lent my talent, my time, and my attention to this project. It was a pleasure to work alongside Sir David Attenborough and Hans Zimmer."

READ MORE: Dave wins 2019 Mercury Prize for his Psychodrama album