Yung Berg
American rapper
Yung Berg
Christian Ward, better known by his stage name Yung Berg, is an American rapper from Chicago. He is of African American and Puerto Rican descent. His first single was "Sexy Lady" which features R&B singer Junior. Yung Berg had been previously signed to DMX's Bloodline Records as Ice Berg. He is featured on the Exit Wounds soundtrack. His debut album Look What You Made Me was released in 2008.
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Yung Berg Dismisses Teairra Mari
HIP HOP Blog - almost 5 years
''I've Been Called Worse By Better People'' 6:00AM ET May 11th, 2012 Contributor : Erica Moore A Rocky Williform Company R&B star Teairra Mari claimed earlier this year that she would have rapper Young Berg jumped over his sharing details of Mari's romantic history. Berg himself is finally speaking on the situation and dismissed Mari's threats in a recent interview. "On the Teairra situation, first and foremost, I did the interview with 'The Breakfast Club' in 2011, and I left that in 2011," he said. "After I did the interview, I called Ray J and I said, 'Yo, this is what I talked about in my interview,' because I spoke candidly about our relationship and I felt my loyalty is to Ray; it's not nowhere near to Teairra.",?p> "I don't even know her like that, and at the end of the day, why are we gonna go back and forth about [how] you tried to holla at me...you know what you did...I've got bigger things to worry about than being trivial over some p*ssy, especially whe ...
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[News] Yung Berg Responds To Teairra Mari's Threat
HipHop DX - almost 5 years
Yung Berg speaks on Teairra Mari's threat to have him robbed the next time he visits Detroit.
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Generation NEXT: Driicky Graham
HIP HOP Blog - almost 5 years
20-Year Old From North Carolina Finds His Voice 3:00PM ET May 9th, 2012 Contributor : John West A Rocky Williform Company You hear rappers say all the time that they were 'born to do this,' but very few can make close to a literal claim to that cliche. Hip hop upstart Driicky Graham can say that he made his first appearance in a hip hop video when he was barely walking. He had a cameo as a toddler in a video for Lords of the Underground. "At age three," Graham shares. "If you watch the "Tic Toc" video, I was the baby [on-screen] while Tariq was rapping. I was the little baby with four silver caps in his mouth. That was me." That rather unique introduction to the world of beats and rhymes was just a preamble for Driicky. The rhymer was a teenager living in North Carolina when he realized that hip hop was something he could use as an avenue of expression. "I waited until around the age of 14," he says of his initial forays into writing rhymes. "That's when I first started wr ...
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[Singles] Yung Berg f. Sean Kingston - "Love In The V.I."
HipHop DX - almost 5 years
Watch out Yung Berg is with your girl. Wait, now he wants to get Sean Kingston into the mix. It's all over...
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Yung Berg Hits the Studio With New Acts
All Hip Hop - almost 5 years
(AllHipHop News) Rapper <a class="fplink fp-293046" href="/Yung+Berg+1">Yung Berg</a> welcomed AllHipHop.com into the studio, as he put the finishing touches on his artist Mia Rey’s first album to be released on his Yung Fly Movement (YFM) imprint. In between his own albums, Berg has kept busy building his emerging brand, in addition to producing for some of the top…
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Yung Berg and K Young “Unpredictable” [Trey Songz Demo]
All Hip Hop - almost 5 years
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Yung Berg Ft. Ray J “What U Drank”
All Hip Hop - almost 5 years
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[News] Yung Berg Talks Grammy Nomination For Lil Wayne's "John"
HipHop DX - about 5 years
Berg talks about the Grammy nod he received for co-producing Weezy and Rozay's smash single.
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Lil Wayne's 'How To Love' Producer To Work On Kanye West's New Album - TaleTela
Google News - over 5 years
Detail - real name Noel Fisher - has worked with a wide range of artists including: Yung Berg, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Lady Gaga, Flo Rida and Akon. Fresh from showing Weezy in a softer light with &#39;How To Love&#39; which features on the rapper&#39;s &#39;Tha Carter
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Kid Ink Hosts Coast 2 Coast Mixtape Vol. 172, Mixed by DJ Ill Will - PR Newswire (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
Ink started his career mostly on the production side, working with such notable names as Sean Kingston, Yung Berg, Diddy, and Nipsey Hussle before picking up the mic just a few short years ago. Growing tired of waiting on people to jump on his beats,
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Mark Sanchez Is Who We Thought He Was (But Cooler Than You Think) - SB Nation
Google News - over 5 years
I think this is bout to be on Yung Berg&#39;s yoga playlist.&quot;) Finally, Take Ten Minutes Watch Dennis Rodman&#39;s Hall Of Fame Speech. Think back to everything that epitomized Michael Jordan&#39;s Hall of Fame speech a few years ago—arrogant, uncomfortable,
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Read Big Ghost's Hilarious 'Watch The Throne' Review - Crave Online
Google News - over 5 years
Its like the song Yung Berg would play before he goes n commits his latest string of L&#39;s. Shit is jus terrible son…especially since it took like 6 niggas to produce this muthafucka. 3. Niggas in Paris – If you can ignore the homoerotic title the shit
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NEW MUSIC: Yung Berg - 'Strapped Up ft Menace & K-Young' - MusicRemedy
Google News - over 5 years
Last November Yung Berg dropped his latest album &#39;Ground Work&#39;. Now it is summer and it is time to be &quot;Strapped Up&quot;. HipHop artist Yung Berg released the &quot;Strapped Up ft Menace &amp; K-Young&quot; song in July, 2011. Cool, the song &quot;Strapped Up ft Menace
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Former Cincinnati Bengals Player Has Sex With Coach's Daughter - Thunderous Intentions
Google News - over 5 years
D Rich aka God&#39;s Son: Lil B and Yung Berg need to do a song together. Not onl Chasethecase: @ltmurray23 @baker7189 Tony Yayo? From G-UNOT? LMAO annedreshfield: Dude, Michael Jordan is awesome. We&#39;ll see if his picks
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NEW MUSIC: Yung Berg - 'When it All Falls ft Jordan Hollywood' - MusicRemedy
Google News - over 5 years
Last year Yung Berg released his latest independent album &#39;Ground Work&#39;. Now he teams up with Jordan Hollywood on the new song &quot;When it All Falls&quot;. HipHop artist Yung Berg released the &quot;When it All Falls ft Jordan Hollywood&quot; song in July, 2011
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Internationally-Known, Dj Syncity to Celebrate Birthday in Los Angeles - PR Web (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
Past guests include Boris Kodjoe, Derrick Ward, Wynter Gordan, and Yung Berg. For further updates, visit her website http://www.djsyncity.com. WHAT: DJ SYNCITY Hollywood Birthday Bash! Thursday, June 23rd at Station inside W Hollywood with special
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Yung Berg: Mo Money, Mo Condoms - 24hourhiphop
Google News - over 5 years
After recently moving to Miami, FL as well as creating a huge buzz for himself and his brand with the release of his &quot;Mr.Ward&quot;, Yung Berg is back with his latest project titled &quot;Mo Money, Mo Condoms&quot; Hosted By DJ Woogie. Powered by his &quot;Derrick Rose&quot;
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Mixtape Release Dates: Lil Wayne, Cory Gunz, Yung Berg, Jean Grae - HipHopDX
Google News - over 5 years
Many highly anticipated mixtapes are put on ice as Yung Berg drops a new mixtape and Cory Gunz delivers one just in time for his birthday. Last week was supposed to bring two mixtapes that never saw the light of day: Consequence&#39;s
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NEW MUSIC: Yung Berg - 'Drop It ft Ray J' - MusicRemedy
Google News - over 5 years
It has been awhile that Yung Berg released an album of his own. Last couple of years he mostly spends his time on mixtapes. In 2011 he dropped two mixtapes and a couple of songs. A new leak is &quot;Down Low&quot; with Ray J. I just was contacted by Yung Berg
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Yung Berg
    TWENTIES
  • 2014
    Age 27
    In 2014 during the first season of the VH1 show Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood, it would reveal that Yung Berg & Marí had resolved their former issues towards each other.
    More Details Hide Details Later in the season, he produced her song "Deserve".
    In 2014 Yung Berg also co-wrote & co-produced for Nicki Minaj's album The Pinkprint on the tracks "Want Some More", "Buy a Heart" & "Shanghai". In December 2008, Berg began casting "exceptionally stand out beautiful dark skin/brown skin women to showcase beauty of all races" for a potential dating reality show that he would host.
    More Details Hide Details However, as evidenced by the trailer for his new TV Show, titled Back In Business, it will not be a dating show. But the reality show was never released as planned.
    On November 9, 2014 it was announced by VH1 that they had fired Yung Berg from Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood due to arrest for allegedly assaulting his fellow castmate and girlfriend Masika Kalysha Tucker.
    More Details Hide Details Yung Berg is considered a delinquent parent by the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services, which has published information on Yung Berg's failure to pay child support. As of this date Yung Berg's amount owed in past-due child support is $104,962 for one child. On August 23, 2008, it was reported and confirmed that Yung Berg had been ambushed by Detroit, Michigan, rapper Trick-Trick and his entourage in his club and had his signature "Transformers chain" taken at Detroit. But on August 26, 2008, Trick-Trick denied having anything to do with the altercation, and claimed to have saved Yung Berg from the altercation. On December 16, 2011, Berg explained the altercation by stating he didn't want to go to Trick-Trick's club since a member of his entourage had a problem with him, but somehow ended up there. "I was like 30 deep, I went in the club & I went to the back because I had the number one record at the time", he said, stating that he wanted a free bottle. "The coowner come back & he said, My partner Trick-Trick said ain’t no love for you on those bottles. I was like, your partner? Hold on. So now we’re in Trick-Trick's club, I come to find out, the same club that I didn’t wanna go to & perform. Now, I’m in the club. I’m like 5’6, 150 pounds.
    In 2014 Yung Berg would appear in the first season of the VH1 show Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood.
    More Details Hide Details The show loosely follows events in his and fellow cast mate, Hazel E's personal lives.
  • 2013
    Age 26
    In 2013 it is currently known that Yung Berg is executive producing returning singer Tamar Braxton's third studio album.
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    On February 16, 2013 Yung berg would release a compilation mixtape from his new label Yung Fly Movement or YFM with singer Mia Rey and Chicago rapper Jordan Hollywood.
    More Details Hide Details In 2009 along with Berg's producer Rob Holladay & his brother/singer K-Young, they formed the production group The Dream Team. Yung Berg announced in an interview on Playboy Radio July 1, 2010 that the Last Train to Paris album by Diddy would feature songs they co-wrote and produced.
  • 2012
    Age 25
    On June 4, 2012 Yung Berg would release a mixtape entitled Chicago Redemption.
    More Details Hide Details Yung Fly Movement (YFM), formerly known as Yung Boss Records, is an Los Angeles, California-based record label formed in 2005 by Ward.
  • 2011
    Age 24
    On November 11, 2011 Yung Berg would release a mixtape entitled Reality Check.
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    On June 20, 2011 Yung Berg would release a mixtape entitled Mo Money, Mo Condoms.
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    On May 25, 2011 Yung Berg would release a mixtape entitled Yungn.
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    On March 17, 2011 Yung Berg would release a mixtape entitled Mr. Ward.
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    On January 6, 2011 Yung Berg would release a mixtape entitled The Love Project, the mixtape's cover art would be based on Kanye West's 808s & Heartbreak.
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  • 2010
    Age 23
    On September 28, 2010 Yung Berg would release a mixtape entitled Ground Work.
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    On May 5, 2010 Yung Berg would release a collaboration mixtape with his brother/singer K-Young entitled Money Can't Buy Love.
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    On January 7, 2010 Yung Berg would release a mixtape entitled The Show, The Afterparty & The Hotel.
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  • 2008
    Age 21
    On July 10, 2008 Yung Berg made a controversial issue with rapper Flo Rida when speaking about his upcoming album Look What You Made Me when he stated "my album got pushed back like Flo Rida's hairline", though he later apologized for his remark stating he was just playing.
    More Details Hide Details Flo Rida's Poe Boy Entertainment label mate & longtime friend Brisco took offense to the remark stating "You talking too much, Imma beat yo lil red ass". On March 7, 2008 Yung Berg insulted Miami rapper Brisco on a video podcast. On February 21, 2012 during an interview, singer Teairra Marí stated that she did not like Yung Berg & would get Yung Berg ambushed again due to comments made by Yung Berg about her during one of his interviews. On May 10, 2012 during a recent interview Yung Berg spoked about the situation stating "On the Teairra situation, first & foremost, I did the interview with The Breakfast Club in 2011, & I left that in 2011," he said in an interview. "After I did the interview, I called Ray J & I said, 'Yo, this is what I talked about in my interview,' because I spoke candidly about our relationship and I felt my loyalty is to Ray, it's not nowhere near to Teairra. I don't even know her like that, and at the end of the day, why are we gonna go back and forth about how you tried to holla at me you know what you did I've got bigger things to worry about than being trivial over some pussy, especially when there's so much pussy out there. I've been called worse by better people than her".
    In 2008, Berg released another single "Sexy Can I", a collaboration with singer Ray J, then his debut album Look What You Made Me.
    More Details Hide Details The second single was "Do That There", featuring Dude 'n' Nem, followed by "The Business", featuring Casha, which peaked at #33 on the Hot 100. Look What You Made Me would chart at #20 on the Billboard 200 and at #2 on the Top Rap Albums chart.
    His debut album Look What You Made Me was released on 2008
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  • 2007
    Age 20
    Also in 2007 he made a cameo in the music video of singer Kat DeLuna's debut single "Whine Up". "Sexy Lady" peaked at #18 on the Billboard 100.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 2005
    Age 18
    In 2005, Yung Berg worked as a hypeman and recording assistant for Disturbing tha Peace member and Chicago rapper Shawnna.
    More Details Hide Details Later that year, he founded his Yung Boss imprint and production team Yung Bosses. Berg's debut single "Sexy Lady, which featured R&B singer Junior, became a hit on Los Angeles urban radio, and he signed with Epic Records among many labels that approached him. Berg's six-track EP Almost Famous: The Sexy Lady EP was released in July 2007.
  • 2003
    Age 16
    He moved to Los Angeles after finishing school in 2003.
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  • 2001
    Age 14
    However, his parents sent him to a military boarding school in Montana in 2001.
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    In 2001, he was signed to DMX's Bloodline Records.
    More Details Hide Details He made his debut on the Exit Wounds soundtrack on the song "Dog 4 Life" as Iceberg.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1985
    Age -2
    Born on September 9, 1985.
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