Like a phoenix, Hitmaka rose from the ashes of his former self and alias Yung Berg. He is a multi-talented rapper, singer and record producer with some unique qualities better suited to his personality. It’s no secret that he is a temperamental guy who has occasionally landed on the wrong side of the law. So how does this pan out into his life especially with the disapproving parents of his musical career? Find out here and more on Yung Berg’s net worth, age, family and wiki-bio.
Who is Yung Berg? His career and profession details.
Deep under the infamous personality with the stage names, Hitmaka, Iceberg and Yung Berg is a regular American guy known as Christian Ward. He hails from Chicago, Illinois where his parents raised him.
After school, he made his debut at Bloodline Records on the Exit Wounds movie soundtrack. Back then he went with the alias Iceberg and was involved in the origins of the Yung Fly Movement.
For years he worked as the recording aid to rappers until he released his first single in 2007 titled Sexy Lady.
It was during this time that Rapper Yung Berg ditched Bloodline Records and signed on to Epic Records. While there, he released some EP’s, singles and collaborations such as Sexy Can I, Do That There, and The Business featuring Casha.
These tracks became instant hits making their way up the charts. The rapper went on to form The Dream Team in collaboration with the Holladay brothers in 2009 that undertook the production of different albums. Some notable mentions include Nicki Minaj’s album, The Pinkprint.
He then went on to star in Love and Hip Hop: Hollywood in 2013 but was fired in 2015 on assaulting his girlfriend.
Yung Berg Net Worth. How did he make money?
The rapper lives a lavish lifestyle as reflected by his fortune.
Yung Berg’s net worth according to reliable sources is estimated to be around $2 million. This value is a total sum of his assets, including his entire discography across all the record labels he signed to.
By now, you must have some inclination as to where his fortune comes from. For clarification purposes, much of it comes from his career as a record producer. Closely following the source are the sales from his albums and singles.
Moreover, he was also a reality star during the years, 2012 until 2015 when he got fired. The Network, Vh1 paid him handsomely for his main acts. Love and Hip Hop: Hollywood is currently in its fifth season. Check net worth of cast of Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood.
Yung Berg Parents, family.
Berg’s career began during his rebellious teenage years when he secretly got signed to DMX’s Bloodline Records.
His parents were protective of him and didn’t want him to get involved in music. As a result, they shipped Yung Berg off to a military boarding school in Montana at age 16.
Like the rest of the kids there, he did his time and completed his education at age 18.
His parents make a decent living as business moguls that raised him.
The rapper is of mixed ethnicity which he gets from his folks. His mother is African American whereas his dad is of Puerto Rican descent. Details of vital information like their names have stayed off the limelight until now.
Is Raper Yung Berg dating a Girlfriend? Or married to wife?
Enough about Yung Berg’s net worth. Now let’s talk about his girlfriend and dating life.
Yung’s love life is considered as one of the top reasons he got labeled as a delinquent parent.
He had some relations with a woman named Bianna that resulted in the birth of a son named Lamont McFerrin. However, he didn’t want anything to with both of them to which the mother slammed him with child support fines to the tune of $104,000.
His other relationship with co-star Masika Kalysha Tucker on VH1 ended on assault charges which got him fired from the set of the program. She got a pay raise after getting reinstated from a supporting casting role to part of the main cast.
Other women he has dated include Arika Kane, Joie Chavis and Milani Rose. One thing is for sure though, Rapper Yung Berg is single and not married.
Yung Berg Wiki-Bio, Age, Real Name.
|Full Name||Christian Ward|
|Date of Birth||September 9th, 1985|
|Place of Birth||Chicago, Illinois|
|Profession||Singer, songwriter, rapper, and producer|
|Net worth||$2 million|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
Berg was born as Christian Ward on September 9th, 1985, in Chicago, Illinois. There have been rumors about the existence of a brother the same age as he is and his supposed death, but it is yet to be proved. The rapper likes to keep his life private unless it’s scandalous and beyond his control.
On the same note, he got arrested on many occasions for possession of a weapon, drunk, and disorderly. He was also a robbery victim in August 2008 that got his crew ‘whooped’ by rapper Trick-Trick and his clique. Overall, drama seems to follow him all his life.
Rapper Yung Berg’s real name is Christian Ward.
Yung Berg’s parents, who disapproved of his career at his young age, look like they still hold their ground in their decision. Despite his net worth and successful career, they are still absent from the limelight – a personal choice.