Birdman (rapper)

American rapper and record executive (born 1969)

Bryan Christopher Williams, better known by his stage name Birdman (formerly Baby), is an American rapper and record executive. He is the co-founder of Cash Money Records with his brother. In 1997, he became part of a rap duo called Big Tymers. He was the mentor and father figure of Lil Wayne and is currently one of the richest rappers in the United States. Birdman has a reported net worth of $160 million in 2014.[1]

Birdman performing in May 2010
Birdman performing in May 2010
Background information
Birth nameBryan Christopher Williams
Also known as
  • Baby
  • B-32
  • Stunna
  • Beatrice
  • Atrice
Born (1969-02-15) February 15, 1969 (age 55)
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
  • Rapper
  • songwriter
  • record executive
Years active1989–present
Member of



Solo albums

Year Album
2002 Birdman (credited as Baby)
2005 Fast Money
2007 5 Star Stunna
2009 Priceless
2011 Bigger Than Life


  • 2001: Do That (featuring P. Diddy, Mannie Fresh and Tateeze)
  • 2002: What Happened to That Boy (featuring Clipse)
  • 2002: Baby You Can Do It (featuring Toni Braxton)
  • 2004: Shine On (featuring Lil Wayne)
  • 2004: Neck of the Woods (featuring Lil Wayne)
  • 2007: Pop Bottles (featuring Lil Wayne and Jadakiss)
  • 2007: 100 Million (featuring Rick Ross, Dre’, Young Jeezy and Lil Wayne)
  • 2008: I Run This (featuring Lil Wayne)
  • 2009: Always Strapped (featuring Lil Wayne and Mack Maine)
  • 2009: Written on Her (featuring Jay Sean)
  • 2009: Money to Blow (featuring Drake and Lil Wayne)
  • 2009: 4 My Town (Play Ball) (featuring Drake and Lil Wayne)
  • 2010: Loyalty (featuring Tyga and Lil Wayne)
  • 2010: Fire Flame (featuring Lil Wayne)
  • 2011: I Get Money (featuring Mack Maine and Lil Wayne)
  • 2011: Y.U.Mad (featuring Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne)
  • 2012: B-Boyz (featuring Kendrick Lamar, Ace Hood, Mack Maine and DJ Khaled)
  • 2012: Born Stunna (featuring Rick Ross)
  • 2012: Dark Shades (featuring Lil Wayne and Mack Maine)
  • 2012: "Shout Out" (featuring French Montana and Gudda Gudda)


  1. "4. Bryan "Birdman" Williams ($160 million)". Forbes.

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