Special Ed is an American rapper and producer who has been working in the industry since 1988. He is known for his work in "I Got It Made" and "I'm the Magnificent".
On 16th May 1972, he came into this world whereas his birthplace is Brooklyn, New York, United States. His birth name is Edward K. Archer. He was raised in Flatbush, later moved to Canarsie. Archer completed his education at Erasmus Hall High School.
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How Much Is Net Worth?
Special Ed has an estimated net worth of $2 million which he earned from a successful career as a rapper. In 1989, his first album, "Youngest in Charge" was released with songs like "Think About It", "I Got it Made", and so on. The album sold more than half a million copies which made him well-known.
After that, released another album "Legal" with singles "The Mission", "Come On Let's Move It", and many more. Likewise, other albums "Revelations" and "Still Got It Made" which are released in 1995 and 2004 respectively. The rapper has appeared in films and shows like "Ganked", "The Cosby Show", "Fly By Night", and some more.
Archer has been running his own company, "Special ED Music Inc" from 1998 to the present. Before it, he started with the recording studio "Dolla Cab Lab", which was formed in 1992 and closed in 1999. Then, he gained his experience by working with "Skyward Management Corp.", "Clear Channel Broadcasting", "SEMI Record LLC", and "Legend Wireless LLC".
The rapper is also popular as a social media influencer. He has his own Youtube Channel, which was created on 1st August 2016. The name of his channel is "SpecialEdVEVO" with more than 25.6k subscribers. On his videos, there are over 12,383,340 views. He has uploaded 6 videos where on the "I Got It Made" video there are 9.8M views.
The New York Police Department arrested Special Ed and his brother, Andrew. They were assaulted by undercover officers in their Brooklyn, New York home. Their father filed a harassment complaint based on an incident in which the officers were allegedly denied access to the family's backyard while chasing a suspect. The two brothers are planning to file a suit against the department.
Edward K. Archer has kept his personal life away from the limelight. He has not opened up his relationship and also has not been rumored. But the rapper has three children whose mother's information has not been revealed yet. He keeps his mouth shut when it comes to his love life.
Has Three Children
He is the father of three children; a daughter and two sons. His eldest child is Jahnicia Archer, the middle one is Eddie Archer, and the youngest one is Brandon Archer. The three children have already completed their schooling and now focusing on further studies. They are living a private life whereas they sometimes feature on the photos with their father on his Instagram account.
Active on Social Media
Archer seems quite active on social pages like other celebrities. He has more than 61.5k followers on Instagram, similarly, on Twitter, his followers are 29.2k plus. Edward often posts his pictures and tweets on his social account.