Lyor Cohen Net Worth

Lyor Cohen, The YouTube's Global Head of Music, is an American record executive and entrepreneur. He has more than 30 years of experience in the music industry, working with various record labels. In 2012, he started his own independent label, 300 Entertainment. 

Lyor Cohen Net Worth
Net Worth:$150 Million
Age:62
Born:October 3, 1959
Country of Origin:Israel
Source of Wealth:Music Industry
Last Updated:2022

Introduction

Lyor Cohen, The YouTube’s Global Head of Music, is an American record executive and entrepreneur. He has more than 30 years of experience in the music industry, working with various record labels. In 2012, he started his own independent label, 300 Entertainment. 

As of 2022, Lyor Cohen’s net worth is estimated to be around $150 million.

Lyor Cohen’s Net Worth and Success Story (2022 Update)

Lyor Cohen's Net Worth and Success Story (2022 Update)

Early Life & Biography

Lyor Cohen was born on October 3, 1959, in New York and grew up in Los Angeles. His parents were immigrants from Israel. He enrolled at the University of Miami School of Business and got his degree in global marketing and finance in 1981.

Career

Lyor Cohen Career

Lyor Cohen moved to New York to work as a Run-DMC’s road manager for Rush Artist Management, one of the biggest media companies in America. 

Cohen was a hard worker then he quickly began taking on additional responsibilities, working on behalf of an artist roster that included Kurtis Blow, Whodini, Run-DMC, LL Cool J, the Beastie Boys, and Public Enemy.

Cohen became the premier management operation in the Rap Field. In 1998, He became the president of  the record label The Island Def Jam. in 2006, he oversaw an agreement with YouTube that allowed the site to show videos by Warner artists in exchange for a share of YouTube’s advertising revenue

The founder of 300 Entertainment

Cohen resigned from Warner and started a new record label company named “300 Entertainment”. In 2016, he became the Global Head of Music on Youtube.

As of 2022, Lyor Cohen’s net worth is estimated to be around $150 million.

Personal Life

Lyor Cohen’s Wife and Kids

Lyor Cohen is a married man, he first met his wife, E.K. Smith, during the recording of the music video for “(You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!)” by the Beastie Boys. The marriage didn’t last long.

Cohen’s second wife is Amy, together they have a daughter, Bea, and a son, Az. They divorced in 2006. 

Cohen’s third wife Xin Li is a Chinese former basketball player and model.

Summary

Lyor Cohen is a successful American record executive and entrepreneur. He is the founder of the record label 300 Entertainment.

As of 2022, Lyor Cohen’s net worth is estimated to be around $150 million.

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