Bryan Christopher Williams, better known by his stage name Birdman, is an American rapper, businessman, and music producer. He is a member of the hip hop duo Big Tymers and serves as the public face and co-founder of Cash Money Records. Birdman has so far put out 48 songs, twenty-three music videos, two mixtapes, four studio albums, and four collaboration albums (including seven promotional singles and twenty-three as a featured artist). The American musician is also known for his contributions to the YMCMB, or Young Money Cash Money Billionaires, group. The rapper also runs his own business. Few people are aware that Birdman is a business owner of an oil and gas exploration firm. He also has a retail business. The rapper/entrepreneur is a devoted spouse and father of two children on a personal level. His family is where he prefers to spend his free time. Millions of people follow Birdman on the social media platforms Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.
Career of Birdman
In 1998, DJ/producer Mannie Fresh and Birdman founded the group Big Tymers. The group’s first album, How Ya Luv That, was released in 1998. The albums “I Got That Work” and “Hood Rich” were then released in 2000 and 2002, respectively. Soon after, Birdman released his debut studio album as a solo artist, simply titled “Birdman.” After Fresh quit the group in 2005, Big Tymers disbanded.
On June 21, 2005, Birdman released his second studio album as a solo artist called “Fast Money.” The next year, Lil Wayne and Birdman worked together on the album “Like Father, Like Son.” Two singles from the album, titled “Stuntin’ Like My Daddy” and “Leather So Soft” were gold-certified songs. Birdman’s third solo album, “5 * Stunna,” was released on December 11th, 2007. Hit hits from this album like “Pop Bottles,” “100 Million,” and “I Manage This.
His fourth album, “Priceless,” was released in 2009. Rich Gang: Allstars, a mixtape featuring singles from Rich Gang artists like “Love Me” by Lil Wayne featuring Future and Drake, “Bugatti” by Ace Hood featuring Ross and Future, “Started From the Bottom” by Drake, and “Champions” by Kevin Rudolf featuring Birdman, Lil Wayne, and Fred Durst, was released in 2013 by Birdman and Rich Ross. The collaboration album “Rich Gang” was also published that year.
Following that, Birdman dropped “Lifestyle,” a song with Rich Homie Quan and Young Thug. In 2014, he also released the second Rich Gang mixtape, “Rich Gang: Tha Tour Pt. The American singer collaborated with Jacquees on their mixtape, “Lost At Sea,” which was released in May 2016, two years later.
Arrests and Legal Issues
Birdman got involved in robberies and drug theft while residing in the violent Magnolia Projects. He was detained for marijuana possession when he was 18 and received a three-year term at the Elayn Hunt Correctional Facility. He spent nearly 18 months there before all allegations against him were dropped. He was then detained for marijuana possession once more in 2007.
Individual Life of Birdman
Bryan Christopher Williams, better known as Birdman, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, on February 15, 1969. He was only two when his mother passed away. His early years were really challenging. He was raised in New Orleans’ crime-ridden Magnolia Projects alongside his brother, Ronald. He got involved in the drug trade while he was young and even spent time in prison because of his involvement in criminal activity. He ultimately made the decision to abandon his life of crime and focus on music.
In 2012, the American singer wed model Diana Levy of Venezuela. The couple has a daughter named Bria and a son named Bryan Jr.
Estimated Net Worth
An American rapper, record executive, CEO, and entrepreneur with a $150 million fortune is called Birdman. Bryan “Baby” Williams, commonly known as Birdman, is the co-founder and CEO of Cash Money Records, which was established in 1991 by him and his brother Ronald “Slim” Williams. Cash Money Records, who is also a musician, represents well-known artists like Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj, and Blueface.