Yung Joc, born Jasiel Robinson, is an American rapper. The 37-year-old is the rapper behind 2006’s hit single, “It’s Goin’ Down“. Taken off of his debut album, New Joc City, the song was nominated in the Best Rap Song category at the 2007 Grammy Awards.
In this article, we look at the net worth of the rapper Yung Joc.
What is the Net Worth of Rapper Yung Joc? Earnings & Salary
As of June 2020, rapper Yung Joc is said to have a net worth of $4 million. The primary source of his revenue is his earnings as a rapper and record producer.
Yung Joc founded his own record label, Mastermind, to produce and release music independently.
In 2005, Joc recorded the single, “It’s Goin’ Down“, with record producer, Nitti Beatz.
The single was released in spring 2005 and became a huge hit. It peaked at #3 on the US Billboard Hot 100 charts and ranked #1 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and the Billboard Hot Rap Songs. The single has since been certified platinum by the RIAA.
Later that year, Joc signed a multi-million dollar deal with Sean “Diddy” Combs’ record label, Bad Boy South. He reportedly signed a three-album deal for $2.5 million. The same year, he released his debut studio album, New Joc City, under the label’s banner.
He ended 2006 as #20 on Forbes‘ “Richest Rappers List”, earning an estimated $10 million by the end of the year.
He released his sophomore album, Hustlenomics, in 2007, and his third album, Mr. Robinson’s Neighborhood in 2017.
Since 2014, Joc has been a fixture of the VH1 reality series, Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, chronicling the lives of Atlanta-based hip-hop artists. He has also appeared in several of its spin-offs, including Love & Hip Hop Atlanta: Check Yourself, Love and Hip Hop: New York, and Leave It to Stevie.
In 2017, Joc also competed in the first season of the VH1 horror reality series, Scared Famous.
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Block Entertainment and Bad Boy South Lawsuits
In May 2009, Yung Joc filed a lawsuit against Block Entertainment and Bad Boy South record labels citing unpaid royalties.
The parties reached a settlement in 2012, and Joc reportedly made $2 million as part of the settlement.
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Yung Joc: Short Biography
Jasiel Robinson, the man who would come to be known as Yung Joc, was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on April 2, 1983. His father, Stanley Tucker, used to own a hair-care products company and helped his son land a gig writing a jingle for the skincare and cosmetics brand, Revlon.
Yung Joc has reportedly fathered eight children by four different women as of 2015.
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