Darryl McDaniels

American rapper

Darryl Matthews McDaniels (born May 31, 1964), better known by his stage name DMC, is an American rapper. He was a member of the hip hop group Run–D.M.C.[1]

Darryl McDaniels
McDaniels at the 2014 New York Comic Con
McDaniels at the 2014 New York Comic Con
Background information
Birth nameDarryl Matthews McDaniels
Also known asD.M.C., Easy D
Born (1964-05-31) May 31, 1964 (age 60)
Harlem, New York, U.S.
OriginHollis, Queens, New York, U.S.
GenresHip hop, old-school hip hop, East Coast hip hop, rap rock
Occupation(s)Rapper, record producer, singer, DJ
Years active1983–present
Formerly ofRun-D.M.C.



Solo albums


  1. "From Music to Comics Run-D.M.C.'s Darryl McDaniels Is Still Our Superhero". EDM. Retrieved 20 February 2019.