Clarence Avant’s Cause Of Death And Net Worth; The Godfather Of Black Dies At 92, How Did He Die And How Rich Was He?

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Clarence Alexander Avant popularly known as The Black Godfather or The Godfather of Black Music has died at the age of 92.

The American executive, businessman and film producer sadly passed yesterday Sunday in Los Angeles in a statement shared by his family.

In the statement shared by the family of Clarence Avant, they said;

“Clarence leaves behind a loving family and a sea of friends and associates that have changed the world and will continue to change the world for generations to come. The joy of his legacy eases the sorrow of our loss.”

Following the sad demise of the legendary music executive, people would want to know the cause of his death and how much the Godfather of Black Music was worth.

What Was The Cause Of Death Of Clarence Avant?

Clarence Avant who died on 13th August 2023 worked with a number of popular American celebrities including the likes of P. Diddy, Snoop Dogg and many more. At the moment the cause of death of the legendary music executive and film producer is unknown.

However, we promise our cherished to update you with the latest information gathered on the legend.

What Was The Net Worth of Clarence Avant?

The American executive, film producer and businessman lived a successful life coupled with a successful career. According to, Clarence Avant is believed to have an estimated $50 million.

Clarence Avant made money by signing big international artists to record labels. The Black Godfather was blessed with an entrepreneurial mindset and that helped him set up businesses.

He founded his record Sussex Records in 1970 which was not successful. Two years on he later founded Under Avant-Grade Broadcasting. He bought his own FM radio and he become the first African-American to own a radio station in Los Angeles.