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Deidra Muriel Roper net worth is
$10 Million

Deidra Muriel Roper Wiki Biography

Deidra Muriel Roper was born on 3 August 1971, in Brooklyn, New York City USA, and deriving her stage name from the fairy tale character Cinderella, is a rapper, actress, DJ and producer, perhaps best known for being part of the hip hop group Salt-n-Pepa. She occasionally appeared in the reality television series “The Salt-n-Pepa Show” which aired in 2008. All of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.

How rich is DJ Spinderella? As of mid-2017, sources estimate a net worth that is at $10 million, mostly earned through a successful career in the music industry, in which she’s been active since 1985. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.

DJ Spinderella Net Worth $10 million

Growing up, Spinderella was influenced by music thanks to her father’s record collection, and at the age of 14, she started pursuing a DJ career while still at high school, learning DJ techniques and marketing herself around Brooklyn. Two years later, she was invited to join an all-female rap group, and was offered an audition with the producer Herbie “LuvBug” Azor.

In 1986, Roper was introduced to the group Salt-N-Pepa just before their appearance in the Westchester Music Festival. The original DJ missed group appearances and rehearsals which prompted the group to look for a new DJ, and they decided to give her the name Spinderella and she would work on the creation of their first album. The group started touring around the country, and would find considerable success. Her net worth started increasing, as they would become one of the most successful female hip hop groups of all time. They released five studio albums, and were able to create gold as well as platinum singles, and DJ also worked in producing some of their songs. However, in 2002 the group decided to disband.

The following year Spinderella started working at KKBT in Los Angeles, California on which she became a radio personality, co-hosting the show “The BackSpin” which featured old school hip hop songs. She would work there for three years, and during that time also made appearances in several episodes of “The Salt N Pepa Show”, which aired on VH1. She also worked at KSOC located in Dallas, Texas, and then founded the Spinderella DJ Academy, and appeared in the first annual “Hip Hop Honors” show. In 2007 she became the DJ for “The Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav’, and during the same year, Salt-N-Pepa reformed and they would start performing again, making an appearance in the 2008 BET Hip Hop Awards. She was also working on a solo album but it was never released due to her record label Red Ant ceasing operations.

DJ has also appeared in several films, including “Stay Tuned” in 1992 and “Kazaam”.

For her personal life, it is known that Spinderella has a daughter with former NBA player Kenny Anderson; she also appeared in an episode of “My Super Sweet 16”. DJ now resides in Dallas, Texas.

Full NameDJ Spinderella
Net Worth$10 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 3, 1971
Place Of BirthBrooklyn, New York, U.S.
ChildrenChristy Anderson
Music GroupsSalt-N-Pepa (Since 1985)
1DJ from 3-7pm Monday through Friday on 100.3 FM in Los Angeles. [May 2004]
2Has a daughter with basketball player Kenny Anderson.
3Co-wrote a song for Kazaam (1996).
4Began her rapping career with Sandra 'Pepa' Denton and Cheryl 'Salt' James. [1988]
5Opened her own beauty salon. [1997]
6D.J for female rap group 'Salt-N-Pepa'.


Strictly Come Dancing2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
Loose Women2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
RuPaul's Drag Race2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
Brooklyn Nine-Nine2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
Parks and Recreation2013TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Players Club1998performer: "Don't Worry My Shorty"


Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1997TV SeriesLittle Kitten
Kazaam1996Spinderella (as Deidra 'Spin' Roper)
Stay Tuned1992Start Me Up (as Salt-N-Pepa)


Blood, Sweat & Hot Pants2012Documentary special thanks


Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav2007TV Special documentaryHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
VIP Lounge2007TV SeriesHerself
3rd Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors2006TV MovieHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
2nd Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors2005TV MovieHerself - Honoree (as Salt N' Pepa)
The Surreal Life2005TV SeriesHerself
Behind the Music2001TV Series documentaryHerself
Top Ten2001TV Series documentaryHerself
My VH1 Music Awards2000TV Special documentary
Hollywood Squares1999TV SeriesGuest Appearance
Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes1998TV Special documentaryHerself
Ricki Lake1998TV SeriesHerself
Howard Stern1998TV SeriesHerself
The Gift of Song1997TV MovieHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
The Chris Rock Show1997TV SeriesHerself
MADtv1997TV SeriesHerself
Sinatra: 80 Years My Way1995TV Movie documentaryHerself (Salt-N-Pepa) (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
1995 Billboard Music Awards1995TV SpecialHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
WrestleMania XI1995TV SpecialHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
The 1995 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1995TV SpecialHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
Top of the Pops1991-1994TV SeriesHerself
MTV Video Music Awards 19941994TV SpecialHerself - Performer (as Salt-N-Pepa)
Gangsta Rap: An MTV News Special Report1994TV Movie documentaryHerself - Rapper (as Spin)
ABC Afterschool Specials1992-1994TV SeriesHerself
The Word1990-1994TV SeriesHerself
The 35th Annual Grammy Awards1993TV SpecialHerself (as Salt-N-Pepa)
In a New Light: A Call to Action in the War Against AIDS1992TV Movie documentaryHerself (as Salt-N-Pepa)
The 6th Annual Soul Train Music Awards1992TV SpecialHerself - Presenter (as Salt-N-Pepa)
Ebony/Jet Showcase1989-1991TV SeriesHerself
Soul Train1988-1990TV Series documentaryHerself
Dionne and Friends1990TV SeriesHerself
House of Style1989TV SeriesHerself
Freedomfest: Nelson Mandela's 70th Birthday Celebratation1988TV Special documentaryHerself (as Salt-N-Pepa)
Night Network1988TV SeriesHerself
Mr. Chibbs2016Documentary post-productionHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
Young Hollywood2016TV SeriesHerself
2014 Soul Train Awards2014TV MovieHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
DJ Jay Clip/DJlife2013Documentary shortDJ Spinderella (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
The Oprah Winfrey Show2011TV SeriesHerself
The Mo'Nique Show2010TV SeriesHerself
My Super Sweet 162008TV Series documentaryHerself
The Salt-N-Pepa Show2007TV SeriesHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)

Archive Footage

Peter Andre's 90 Party Hits of the 90s2014TV MovieHerself (as Deidre 'Spinderella' Roper)
Top of the Pops 21994TV SeriesHerself
A Salt with a Deadly Pepa1988Video shortHerself

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