Living a quiet life when you are the son of the rap legend Dr. Dre and the outstanding singer Michel’le, in the midst of all the paparazzi following you and the cameras flashing at you is not quite an easy job, but Marcel Young has been doing this commendable job for years.

Net Worth

Marcel Young estimated net worth is $100,000 till 2022. His father being a successful musician has a net worth of about $800 million or more, and his mother has about $250 million net worth.


Marcel Young is the sixth child of Dr. Dre but the first of his mother. He is a celebrity child of well-known Andre Romelle Young (Dr. Dre) and Michel’le Toussant, both of his parents are public figures famous for their respective music mastery. Dr. Dre is a pop entrepreneur – an American rapper with remarkable contributions as the most influential producer of pop culture. He is the king of the American hip-hop industry. On the other hand, his mother is a famous American singer as well as a songwriter. Marcel has 6 half-siblings from his father’s side, his elder brother Curtis (Dre’s child with Cassandra Joy Greene born in 1981), and then Lisa Johnson, Dre had 3 of Marcel’s half-sisters, LaTanya Young (born in 1983), LaToya (born in 1984) and Ashley (born in 1985). In 1984, while Dre was still with Lisa, another one of Marcel’s half-sisters, Tyra was born. However, her mother is unknown. Then right before Marcel was born, his half-brother Andre Young Jr was born who was Dr. Dre’s son with Jenita Porter. Then, with Nicole Young, Dr. Dre had Marcel’s youngest brother, Truce Young, and sister, Truly Young. Marcel also has a half-sister from his mother’s side, Bailei Knight (Marcel’s mother, Michel’le’s daughter with Suge Knight). Marcel is known to have a good relationship with all of his siblings and his family as a whole including his father and his half-siblings from his father’s side, although he stayed with his mom after his parent’s separation.

Age, Birthday, Height, Weight, Lifestyle

Marcel Young has become of 31years in 2022. He was born in February 1991 in Los Angeles, California, USA and he is Afro-American with black ethnicity. He is a follower of Christianity and his zodiac sign is Aquarius. He was born at the time when his parents were having less than pleasant circumstances in their relationship. Marcel Young has a decent stature and physique, his height is 5 ft 10 inches, and his weight is 65kg. His hairs are black, his eye color is dark brown and his shoe size is 7(US). His body measurements are 42-28-38. He follows a healthy lifestyle and exercises regularly to keep himself fit and smart.

Early Life

Marcel Young came into this world on the 6th of February, 1991. Since both of his parents, the legendary Dr. Dre and the amazing R&B singer Michel’le are African-American, Marcel Young is of African-American descent and is an American citizen, having been born in Los Angeles, California. Marcel was still young when his parents got separated due to domestic abuse, which his father denied at the time but later admitted and apologized for it in 2015. After his parents were separated, Michel’le lived with his mothers in California. When Marcel was 7 years old, his mother married to another man Suge Knight. However, after 6 years Marcel mother again got divorced as she discovered that the marriage was invalid as Suge was still married to his first wife. Marcel however still grew up with his half-sister Bailei Knight who was Michel’le and Suge’s daughter. He also had 3 half-brothers and 3 half-sisters from his father’s side and is known to be a child who always loved spending time with his siblings and family, even from his father’s side!


Although not much is known about Marcel’s career as he likes to keep a low profile, it is thought that he might be somehow involved in the music business since both of his parents have a well-known background in the music industry. It is also said by some that he is a businessman who has set up a business with the help of his father, Dr. Dre, who has always been there to financially support him. In ‘Surviving Compton’ a biopic movie Marcel Young was the subject, it was his mother’s movie.


Marcel Young is single at present but he was in some relationship previously. He is straight in his sexual orientation and keeps his romantic life far from the limelight. He never let people know about his girlfriend and personal relationships. He has introvert personality.

On the other hand, his mother is of the view that she has close relationship with his son and Marcel has good relationship with his sister, Bailei. His father ever supported him financially and both are close to each other. Marcel Young has respectful, good and loving relationship with his mother, father and his maternal sister.


Marcel Young obtained his early education and high school certifications from local schools in his hometown, Los Angeles, California. Later, he obtained his bachelor’s degree from one of the Sought-After Universities in the United States. No further details related his professional study or courses available.


Hence, unlike most celebrities and their kids, Marcel Young likes to keep most aspects of his life private and away from the limelight with no contact with the audience on social media platforms. He loves and cares for his family and appreciates having them in his life, like a gentleman. He has a wonderful relationship with not only his mother Michel’le who he grew up with but his father, Dr. Dre too. In spite of separation between his parents, he is close to both of them but he ever keeps himself away from the public life and fame world of his parents. He always tried to keep his life, relationships and friends personal and private, he refused to become a public figure.