The label was formed in In , In an interview with Vibe magazine, Lil Wayne detailed he stepped down as President of the label, and had given the position to Cortez Bryant. President Mack Maine confirmed that Omarion was no longer on the label after many rumours were circulating the internet. We Are Young Money featured the highly successful single " BedRock ", which debuted at thirty six on the Billboard Hot on the week ending December 12, Later that year, T-Pain revealed that he was close to signing a deal with Young Money, but it never concluded. Shortly after, Birdman announced compilation album Rich Gang and its schedule for release to be on May 21,
He is the co-founder and public face of Cash Money Records which he founded with his older brother Ronald "Slim" Williams in Birdman released his eponymous debut album in , and has gone on to release four solo studio albums in total. Aside from his solo career, he is also a member of the hip-hop duo Big Tymers , along with producer Mannie Fresh. Birdman has also founded the project and hip hop supergroup Rich Gang , bringing attention to artists such as Young Thug and Rich Homie Quan. Williams did not sign the birth certificate, which led to Bryan initially taking his mother's surname. For almost a month after his birth, he did not have a given first name and was simply referred to as "Baby", a nickname he retains to this day. As a small child, Brooks and his family lived on top of a bar owned by his father. His mother, Gladys, became ill and died in when Bryan was five years old. After Johnnie learned that they were in the foster home, a long legal battle took place in the mid-'70s which eventually ended with Johnnie and his wife Patricia gaining full custody of the children and Bryan's name changing to Bryan Williams.
Eufradis Rodriguez , born October 28, , better known by his stage name Euro , is a Dominican-American rapper signed to Young Money Entertainment , and was born in the Dominican Republic. He then appeared on the second Young Money compilation album, Young Money: Rise of an Empire , on three songs, including the first single " We Alright ". Euro released a mixtape called July , on July 31, It was a preview for his debut studio album, Don't Expect Nothing , which had many delays. Don't Expect Nothing was finally released on September 20, Euro developed his rapping talents by getting into Christian rap at the early age of 7 in his father's church. Lil Wayne has said that it was his "straight-to-the-point lyrical style" that first attracted him to Euro. Euro announced that he will be releasing his debut mixtape, Don't Expect Nothing , with a release date during
The label is distributed by Republic , which used to be Universal Republic. The label itself has been home to a roster of hip hop artists, including Lil Wayne , Drake and Nicki Minaj. This led to Cash Money becoming one of the most successful record labels in hip-hop history. I was hoping it would get us out of the projects and into a positive way of life. And we wanted to help other people get out of this poverty .