Bun B is the well-known stage name of Bernard Freeman, an American based rapper who is best recognized for being one half of a southern rap duo entitled UGK (full name: UnderGround Kingz). Now let’s have a close look at Bun B’s net worth in 2018.
Bun B Early Life
Bun B was born in the year 1973. Glancing at his personal life, he got married to Angela Walls during the year 2003, and this couple presently has two stepchildren, and they also have one step-grandchild.
It is found that his stepson is recognized to be a rapper, known as Young-B. His step-son is famous as an assistant of well-known rap group entitled Youngest N Charge, which was supposed to be starting the act of Bun B.
Bun B Career
Bun B started off his career in the late 1980s when Pimp C has started a rap duo commonly known as UGK. This rapper has originally released demo tape known by the name “Underground King,” and mainly it did not present Bun B on the track.
It is revealed that such groups partnered with and produced a new group known by the name 4 Black Ministers. Queen and Jackson later have resigned from that group ending this rapper and Pimp C, and so it made it sure to come back to UGK.
Pimp C had recorded one demo with Queen, known by the name Underground King, succeeded in getting the focus of independent label named as Bigtyme Records within Houston. Afterward, they also launched EP entitled known as The Southern Way. This related launch of the record took attention of Jive Records.
A song is known as “Pocket Full of Stones” converted as the chief UGK song to get topmost airplay all across the US. The second album is known by the name Super Tight…, got released during the year 1994.
Moreover, its third album Ridin’ Dirty got number 2 spot on R&B Charts in the year 1996, and also got number 15 spot on Billboard 200.
Awards & Achievements
Bun B’s achievement is being awarded the 360 Legend Award on account of his effective music career as well as his effect on the local community.
Net Worth of Bun B
Bun B has an estimated net worth of $3.5 million. He makes most of his income with his major career as a rapper. Out of all his works, he is greatest famous for being one half of UGK, known as a hip-hop duo. It is his stage name that allowed him to earn higher.
By working in a duo entitled UGK (full name: Underground Kingz), the rapper has reached a peak of fame globally. However, this rapper originally was not a member of this duo, but while he partnered up with Pimp C, then this duo began to get the attention of audiences.
The duo’s debut album entitled Too Hard to Swallow gave uncommon EP Banned earlier, as several of its songs too had explicit content. The album has given hit Pocket Full of Stones, becoming initial UGK single which received chief airplay all over the States.
He earned well by performing as a solo on many other artists’ tracks and even functioning on his fresh tracks. During the year 2005, the rapper has launched the mix-type Legends as well as his debut album i.e.the Rap-a-Lot issued Trill, later turning as a Top Ten hit.
Bun B is one of those rappers who got supreme fame by working in one rap duo. This contribution gave him attention from global audiences and boost his income.
Other than his rapping career, he is too known as a guest lecturer at Rice University, situated in Houston, in Texas. Glancing off the rap scene, he is living happy married life with Angela Walls, and the couple has two children.