Young Buck

American rapper

David Brown (born March 15, 1981),[1] better known as Young Buck or Buck for short, is an American rapper.[2] He is from Nashville, Tennessee.[3] He is best known for his albums 'Buck The World' and 'Straight Outta Cashville'. Brown is the founder and president of his own record label Ca$hville Records.[3]

Young Buck
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Young Buck departs from the LAX in November 2010.
Background information
Birth nameDavid Darnell Brown
Born (1981-03-15) March 15, 1981 (age 40)
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
GenresHip hop
Years active1995–present
LabelsCashville (present)
Cash Money, UTP, Interscope, G-Unit (former)
Associated actsDrumma Boy, G-Unit, The Outlawz, C-Bo, Tha City Paper, 615, UTP Playas, B.G., Lil Scrappy, Starlito (website offline)


  1. Jeffries, David. "Young Buck: Biography". allmusic. Retrieved December 29, 2009. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. 'Young Buck', Billboard (Nov 4, 2006), p. 34
  3. 3.0 3.1 Tamara Palmer, Country Fried Soul: Adventures in Dirty South Hip-hop (San Francisco, CA: Backbeat, 2005), pp. 78-79