ASAP Ferg is an American rapper, singer, and hip-hop recording artist who has a net worth of $4 million. His real name is Darold Durard Brown Ferguson Jr. He is best known for his studio album Trap Lord. Besides, he is a prominent member of the American hip-hop rappers collective group A$AP Mob.
Besides, he is a prominent member of the American hip-hop rappers collective group A$AP Mob. Here he gained record deals with RCA and Polo Grounds. After Trap Lord, ASAP released the “Always Strive and Prosper” studio album. His popular singles are Shabba and Work.
Apart from singing, he also appeared in series like Animals, Sugar, and Goldie. In 2013, he won the Rookie of the Year award.
ASAP Ferg: At a Glance
|Darold Durard Brown Ferguson Jr.
|Date of Birth
|20 October 1988
|New York City, New York, U.S
On 20 October 1988, ASAP Ferg was born in Harlem Neighborhood, New York, the U.S. The place where ASAP Ferg grew up is notoriously known as Hungry Ham. Selling printed shirts and having a Harlem boutique, Ferg’s father was associate with a record label.
Alike his father, Ferg wanted to be a clothing line owner. Apart from schooling, he launched a jewelry and clothing line. In 2005, he launched Devoni Clothing. He went to the High School of Art and Design located in Manhattan, New York.
Before music, Ferg started clothing and jewelry lines. His designed high-end belts were worn by famous American hip-hop rappers and dancers. He began his music career after joining A$AP Mob. He along with this group, released the Lords Never Worry mixtape. Ferg further collaborated with the songs like Get High, Ghetto Symphony, Kissing Pink.
In 2013, Ferg released his debut solo album Trap Lord. He became popular after this album and came into attention. This album was a super-hit, ranking #2 on the U.S Rap Chart, #4 on the U.S R&B chart, and #9 on the Billboard 200 Chart.
Before Trap Lord, he released his maiden single, Work. The Complex Magazine enrolled this song in the 50 Best Songs of 2012 list. Later, he released another popular single, Shabba.
In 2014, ASAP released his debut mixtape, Ferg Forever. Ferg released his second studio album, Always Strive and Prosper in 2016. As a rapper, he is going well. Recently, he has released another song titled Move Ya Hips.
Ferg is an actor too. He has appeared in television series like Animals, Sugar, and Goldie. Besides, he has signed an endorsement deal with Adidas. He is earning so far so good.
Ferg went to the High School of Art and Design in Manhattan. Later, he became a fashion designer. He launched his first clothing and Jewelry lines. Hence, he hardly got the chance to take college education.
ASAP Ferg’s real name is Darold Durard Brown Ferguson Jr. He took this moniker after joining the hip hop collective A$AP Mob.
There is a large list of this prominent rapper’s dating. However, he dated fashion Chanel Iman, a U.S fashion star, from 2012 to 2014. Besides, he dated Rita Ora and Iggy Azalea, an Aussie star.