Birdman Williams Net Worth - $300 Million Worth Cash Money Records Chief
The Chief of Cash Money Records, a rapper, music producer and entrepreneur, Birdman's net worth is estimated to be $100 million. He has managed to collect this hefty sum from his career as a record label executive and a music artist. He is the brother of Slim Williams, who is an American businessman with a net worth of $170 million.
Bryan Christopher Williams aka Birdman was born on February 15, 1969, in New Orleans, US to Johnnie Williams and Gladys Brooks. The multi-talented rapper has platinum albums to his name and has also helped craft albums for many huge artists like Lil Wayne and Juvenile. Birdman has a total of ten brothers and twelve sisters and two biological children, Bryan Jr., and Bria.
Net Worth and Source of Income
The American rapper, CEO and entrepreneur, Birdman's net worth is estimated to be $100 million which he has bagged from his successful career as an entrepreneur and music artist. Birdman is the co-founder of Cash Money Records with his brother, and also a founding member of Young Money Cash Money Billionaires.
His label is one of the most commercially successful labels in the history of hip-hop music, racking up a total of 130 million album sales and gross net worth of $1.8 billion since 1998. At its peak, Cash Money Records raked in a humongous $100 million per year in revenue. He had already amassed a net worth of $40 million by the time he was 22 years old. Later on, Cash Money even signed a distribution deal with Universal Music which would grant the company a minimum of $30 million before the release of even a single record. This benefitted Birdman a lot.
Birdman's collaboration with Lil Wayne's record label, Young Money launched a new Golden Era for them. They signed Drake and Nicki Minaj in 2009 and the pair has since released a combined nine studio albums, all of them platinum or better. Gradually, these artists even started to parallel Birdman's income with Drake having pulled in $257 million since 2011; Minaj a total of $135 million and Lil Wayne with a massive $145 million; are of them being just behind BirdMan's $156 million.
The talented rap artist has released some massive hits himself and with collaborations, throughout his career. Some of his work along with their aggregate copies sold is listed below:
|I Got That Work||1 million (Platinum)|
|Still Fly||Grammy award nomination(Gold)|
|Like Father, Like Son||No. 3 on Billboard(Gold)|
|Fast Money||No. 9 on Billboard 200|
Most of the rapper's work and the songs made under his label were certified either Gold or Platinum. Hence we can safely say that Biirdman took home a tremendous amount of money from his music career.
Enjoys a Lavish Lifestyle
According to Celebrity Net Worth, BirdMan has earned a total of $217 million up to date. Looking at his Instagram, it looks like the superstar loves posting pictures of himself along with other rappers like Blueface who himself has a net worth of $4 million and his brother, Slim Williams. At the peak of his career, Birdman owned a $30 million condo in Miami and he also claimed that he bought about a hundred new cars every 6 months, giving the used ones away to friends and family members.
The extravagant rapper is frequently seen wearing several million dollars worth of jewelry including a 15-carat black diamond ring and matching earrings and an exorbitant $500,000 grill on his teeth.
Birdman even launched an oil and energy venture under the name "Bronald Oil" with his brother planning to explore and develop oil resources in the U.S.Gulf Coast and Oklahoma Osage County. Although we don't exactly know how that turned out to be, however, every one of us can at least agree that Birdman is a man of sheer will and talent having piled a massive net worth and popularity throughout his career.