A$AP Ferg is the stage name of Darold D. Brown Ferguson Jr. who is a famous American rapper. He is most well-known as a member of hip-hop group ‘A$AP Mob.’ A$AP Ferg’s first released album was ‘Trap Lord’ (2013) and his second studio album was ‘Always Strive and Prosper’ (2016). A$AP Ferg signed a solo deal with RCA Records and Polo Grounds. Later, he launched his own record label ‘A$AP Worldwide.’ Also, A$AP Ferg has released albums with ‘A$AP Mob.’ Continue reading to find the net worth of A$AP Ferg as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Darold D. Brown Ferguson Jr. was born on 20th October 1988 in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City, the US. He grew up in the notorious area called ‘Hungry Ham (Hamilton Heights).’ In the Harlem, Darold Ferguson (A$AP Ferg’s father) had his boutique where he printed shirts and logos for various record labels. These included Bad Boy Records, Bell Biv DeVoe, Heavy D, and Teddy Riley.
Darold Ferguson died of kidney failure, yet he influenced his son to launch ‘‘Devoni Clothing’. This was the start-up business in clothing and jewelry of Darold D. Brown Ferguson Jr. During that time, he was young and attended Art school.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
In 2006, A$AP Ferg launched the ‘Devoni Clothing’ for designing and distributing belts. These designer belts were worn by Chris Brown, Diggy Simmons, and Swizz Beatz.
In 2011, A$AP Ferg’s A$AP Mob groups called A$AP Rocky, and A$AP Yams discussed their deals. In 2012, A$AP Ferg with A$AP Mob released the first mix-tape ‘Lord’s Never Worry,’ and its most popular singles were ‘Work’ and ‘Shabba.’ In January 2013, A$AP Ferg signed a solo record deal with Polo Grounds and RCA that made him famous worldwide.
On 20th August 2013, A$AP Ferg released his first solo album, ‘Trap Lord’ that reached no.2 on the US Rap chart, no.4 on the US R&B chart and no.9 on the Billboard 200 chart. In 2013, A$AP Ferg won BET Hip Hop Awards for the Rookie of the Year. The same year he got nominated by BET Hip Hop Awards for Video Director of the Year.
On 22nd April 2016, A$AP Ferg’s second solo album ‘Always Strive and Prosper’ was released. Also, A$AP Ferg released two mix-tapes ‘Ferg Forever’ and ‘Still Striving.’
On 18th August 2017, A$AP Ferg released his second mixtape. In October 2016, A$AP Ferg with A$AP Mob released their first studio album, ‘Cozy Tapes Vol. 1: Friends’. In August 2017, A$AP Mob released their second studio album, ‘Cozy Tapes Vol. 2: Too Cozy’. A$AP Mob has released several singles including ‘Bath Salts,’ ‘Feels So Good,’ ‘Hella Hoes,’ ‘RAF,’ ‘Trillmatic,’ and ‘Yamborghini High.’
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of A$AP Ferg is $1 million. Most of his fortune and wealth comes from his hip-hop collective A$AP Mob. In 2013, he had signed a solo record deal with Polo Grounds and RCA. Later he founded his record label ‘A$AP Worldwide.’ Also, A$AP Ferg released albums with ‘A$AP Mob.’ Since 2013, A$AP Ferg has released several studio albums, solo albums, and many super hit singles.
His popular singles include: ‘Back Hurt,’ ‘East Coast,’ ‘Nasty (Who Dat),’ ‘Hood Pope,’ ‘Old English,’ ‘New Level,’ ‘Plain Jane,’ ‘Shabba,’ and ‘Work.’ Also, A$AP Ferg has featured various other artists such as A$AP Mob, Crystal Caines, Elle Varner, G-Eazy, Haim, Liam Bailey, Lost Kings, Mali Music, Meek Mill, N.O.R.E., Overdoz, and Sicko.
In addition to his prosperous career as a musician, A$AP Ferg owns ‘Devoni Clothing’ since 2006. This clothing and jewelry line helps him to add to his fortune. He designed high-ended belts worn by Chris Brown, Diggy Simmons, and Swizz Beatz.
A$AP Ferg continues to release solo albums, studio albums and numerous singles by RCA Records and Polo Grounds, ‘A$AP Worldwide’ and ‘A$AP Mob.’