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Rеаl Nаmе/Full Nаmе: Bryan Christopher Williams
Аgе: 55 Years, Born on 15 February 1963
Неіght: 1.8 m or 5 feet 9 inch
Gіrlfrіеnd: Toni Braxton
Wіfе: Diana Levy
Сhіldrеn: Bryan Jr. and Bria Williams
Nеt Wоrth: $100 Million
Ѕоurсе оf Wеаlth: American rapper, record executive and

Birdman Biography

Bryan Christopher Williams, professionally known as Birdman
is an American record producer, rapper, and an entrepreneur.
As the co-founder and public face of Cash Money Records; a
label he co-founded with his older brother Ronald “Slim”
Williams since 1991, Birdman has released a number of
albums including Priceless, Like Father Like Son and others.
He has collaborated with fellow rapper and protégé, Lil Wayne
whom he partnered with to establish the Young Money Cash
Money Billionaires (YMCMB).

Birdman Career

Birdman joined the music industry and from 1998 to 2002, he
formed the duo Big Tymer in 1998 with producer and DJ
Mannie Fresh to release his first album How Ya Luv That?. In
2002, he released a single titled: I Got That Work.
The song got the RIAA certification for selling more than a
million copies in the US.
In the years that followed, he released another album, Hood
Rich (2002) . Two singles from the album were critically
acclaimed; Still Fly was nominated for a Grammy Award and
Oh Yeah! received a Platinum certification. In 2003, the label
released Big Money Heavyweight which was certified Gold in
the United State and while his partnership with Mannie Fresh
seemed good, the DJ resigned from Cash Money in 2005.
Birdman changed his name from ‘Baby’ after his group, Big
Tymers broke up in 2005. His next album, Father and Son was
a collaboration with Lil Wayne, whom he refers as his son;
owing to the fact that he discovered and took Wayne under
his wing at an early age. Two singles; Pop Bottle and I Run
This , from his fourth album 5 * Stunna, with Wayne were a
huge success. His first UK release in 2009, Written on
Her, from the album, Pricele$$, featured British singer Jay
In the years that followed, Birdman has released several
songs and mixtapes featuring famous artistes like Rick Ross,
Nicki Minaj , Young Jeezy, Bun B, Drake and many members of
Cash Money Records and Young Money Entertainment. With
his label and fame, Birdman promoted upcoming rappers like
Young Thug and Rich Homie Quan whom he featured in his
single titled Lifestyle, from his album Rich Gang album.
The album also features music from the Atlanta-based
rappers – Thug and Quan.

Birdman Girlfriend

Birdman started dating the singer, songwriter and actress
Toni Braxton back in 2016 and they have been together till

Birdman Net Worth

As of 2019, Birdman net worth is around $100 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.

Birdman Awards & Achievements

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.

Is Birdman Gay?

After a photo of Birdman and Lil Wayne Kissing splashed on
the internet, as soon after, the question of whether the rapper
is gay began to circulate. However, it is no longer news that
both artistes share a father-son kind of relationship. Birdman
also described the mouth to mouth kiss as innocent during an
interview and said it was nothing more than a father and son
expression of love.

Relationship With Toni Braxton

The relationship between Birdman and famous singer, Toni
Braxton started off as a rumor with the couple dropping hints
at every event they’re seen together. Meanwhile, the duo has
been friends for 17 – 18 years when Birdman released his
debut self-titled album, Baby You Can Do It , featuring Braxton
in 2002. While the rumor of their new romance was mounting,
none of them tried to squash it. Although Toni’s sister Tamar
Braxton fueled the curiosity further, on August 2016, when she
shared a video of Toni testing out her new Bentley SUV; a gift
from Birdman.
During a preview of a new Braxton Family Values episode,
Toni described the rapper as an undercover gentleman who
makes her fee adored. When asked about his relationship with
Toni on the Wendy Williams Show, Birdman was full of praises
saying he loves her to death.

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