What is Birdman net worth 2018?, Well Birdman is a renowned American based rapper, a businessman and a record producer who used to go by the names B-32 and Baby some time ago. He is the founder of Cash Money Records and also he is part of the hip-hop duo the Big Tymers.
Birdman has been widely known through Young Money Cash Money Billionaires (YMCMB). As of today, Birdman has released five studio albums and four collaborative albums. Today we shall look at Birdman net worth and also uncover a few things you probably don’t know about Birdman.
Bryan Christopher Williams is the name given to him by his parents Gladys and the father when he was born in 1969 in New Orleans. When he was just five years the mother died, and he had to go into foster care together with his brothers, although the father took them in after a while. He grew up in Magnolia Projects which is located in New Orleans, and he used to be a robber and a drug peddler selling heroin. At the age of 16, he was arrested with drugs and jailed for three years although after a year and a half he was acquitted of all charges.
Birdman started dating the singer, songwriter and actress Toni Braxton back in 2016 and they have been together till now.
Birdman started off his music career when he joined producer DJ Mannie Fresh to form Big Tymers. They did a collaboration album which was his debut album titled How Ya Luv That? And after a while released Hood Rich and I Got That Work. I Got That Work is the album which had two super hits “#1 Stunna” and “Get Your Roll On”. In addition, the album has been certified Platinum and received several awards. In 2005 the Big Tymers group broke up, and he changed his name from “Baby” to Birdman.
Birdman studio debut album titled Birdman was released in 2002, and as we speak it has already been certified gold by RIAA.the album debuted in US Billboard 200 at position 24 and peaked position four on US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. His second studio album is titled Fast Money which was released in 2005 through Cash Money Records. Upon its release, the album debuted to position nine on Billboard 200 and position 2 US Top Rap Albums (Billboard). His third album was titled 5 * Stunna was released in 2007 and debuted to position 18 on US Billboard 200. Other solo studio albums released by Birdman are 2009: Priceless and 2018: Ms. Gladys.
After 2005 break up from the group Birdman released an album with Lil Wayne titled Like Father, Like Son. The album produced two super hits singles “Leather So Soft”, and “Stuntin’ Like My Daddy”. Other collaborative albums released by Birdman are Baller Blockin 2000, Rich Gang 2013, and Rich Gang 2: Flashy Lifestyle.
Other than music Birdman is a businessman where he has formed an oil and gas exploration company called Bronald Oil and Gas LLC. He also has a clothing line called “Respek”.
On Birdman awards and achievements received by him, he has a BET Award for Viewer’s Choice, A BET Hip Hop Award for People’s Champ and BET Hip Hop Award for Best Collabo Duo.
Net Worth, Salary & Income
Birdman net worth is around $110 million which makes him one of the richest rappers on the planet. Birdman net worth fortune has been amassed through the sale of his music and concert tours. Another net worth boosting factor is Young Money Cash Money Billionaire label which has signed up top music artists in the world and released top charting singles. Another source of Birdman net worth figures is his business investments as he has invested heavily in oil exploration, he has a clothing line, and he has other investments too.
5 Facts You Need To Know About Birdman
Birdman is one of the most successful rappers, record label executive and one of the regularly listed rappers on the list of richest men in Hip-Hop today. Today we are going to dwell much on a few things you probably don’t know about Birdman.
1. You’re wondering if Birdman has children, well, he has, a son and a daughter. Bryan Williams Jr and Bria Williams.
2. Did you know that the Bronald Oil and Gas Company which Birdman and his brother formed had never received an oil and gas permit? Bring in the question on exactly what the company did.
3. He was once arrested for being in possession of a pound of marijuana.
4. Lil Wayne has sued Birdman and Young Money Cash Money Records.
5. Birdman has a home located in Miami Beach around Palm Island and was bought at around $14.5 million.
Birdman net worth is clear evidence that he is making some good music and the fans out there love him. We are hoping he will get to release something in 2018 just to quench our thirst on his music.