Grammy-nominated music producer Damon Thomas came to limelight as being the ex-husband of Kim Kardashian who is an American reality television personality, and socialite. Damon has made his identity as being the famous production partner of an American R&B/pop production The Underdogs along with his partner Harvey Mason. Jr. Damon is also a consistent production partner of Kenneth Edmonds in the late '90s.
How Much Is Damon Thomas's Net Worth?
Damon Thomas has accumulated a net worth of $1 Million from his career as a songwriter and music producer. He derived his prominent part of net worth from his job as a music producer working in association with The Underdogs. He with his production partner worked with numbers of R&B performers like Chris Brown, Lionel Richie, Donell Jones, JoJo and other. His collaboration with multiple stars helped him earn lavish fortunes.
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However, Damon was filed for bankruptcy in 2012 as he had a massive debt of $3.58 million. He was accounted to have only $177,500 in assets including his Lamborghini Murcielago Roadster of $170,000. Well, the enormous debt includes $2 million taxes, more than $30,000 in child support, with loans of $400,000 and $180,000 of debt he borrowed for his music business.
Damon's Abusive Married Life
Damon and Kim Kardashian shared the wedding vows in 2000, but the information about their dating is still a mystery. At the time of a wedding, Kim was only 19-year-old.
Damon Thomas with his ex-wife Kim Kardashian (Photo: divorcedebbie.com)
As per Kim, their married life turned into an abusive affair months after thier wedding. After three years in 2003, Kim's then-husband filed for divorce. Their marriage was later dissolved in February 2004.
Damon's ex-wife, Kim later moved on from post-relationship with him and started dating Kanye West in 2012. In the course of their romantic bond for several years, the couple welcomed three children namely; North West, Saint West, and Chicago West.
Recently in March 2019, the couple confirmed that they are set to share fourth child which expecting through a surrogate. As several rumors began flaunting on the media regarding the stories of surrogacy, Kim confirmed the gossips during appearing on Watch What Happens Live.
Reason Behind Divorce
Damon filed for divorce in 2003 citing "irreconcilable differences" as the reason. However, Kim claimed that her ex-husband used to abuse her and was violent. She accused that Damon often bruised and physically tortured her for years.
But he denied all the allegations made by her and cited the reason to extract “a lot of money” which she wanted from him. He also claimed that Kim cheated on him with multiple guys. Not only that, As per In Touch, he said,
“Kim is obsessed with fame. She can’t write or sing or dance, so she does harmful things in order to validate herself in the media. That’s a fame-whore to me.”
The marriage dissolved with an order to give Kim a divorce-settlement worth of £44,000. Well, the argument didn't end after their divorce. Damon claimed to have paid all the expenses which his ex-wife spent for extensive plastic surgery including a breast augmentation surgery and liposuction.
After the separation of a couple, Kim said in an interview with Today Show,
"You think you know so much about love when you're really young and you look back later and probably realize it is not what you thought it was.”
Damon Thomas was then romantically linked to Sarai Torres. The two even welcomed their baby boy Dimas Thomas in 2005. Later, Sarai filed a lawsuit against Damon in April 2007 in Los Angeles Superior Court claiming he failed to pay her child support. Also, she alleged that he used his company to divert the money which Sarai and their son should have received.
Besides all the consequences, she also claimed that she was manipulated for the decisions that she had made before including her married life with Damon Thomas as well as her leaked sex tape with her ex-boyfriend, Ray J. She said to her sister, Kendal Jenner she was overwhelming with the joy and excitement and married at the age of 19 with Damon which repeated again that led to film her sex tape.
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Born in 1970, Damon Thomas enjoys his birthday on 15th of December every year. Californian-born Music producer and songwriter holds an American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity as per wiki. He has kept the information about his family a low-key. He is taller than his ex-wife who stands at a height of 1.59 meters (5' 2.5").