Birdman (born Bryan Williams) was born in 1969 in New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, him and his brother Ronald "Slim" Williams founded the record label Cash Money Records, and in 1997, Birdman joined DJ Mannie Fresh to make the duo "Big Tymers". The Big Tymers joined with the group the Hot Boyz to make the supergroup the Cash Money Millionaires. Birdman released his first two albums in 2002 and 2005, "Birdman" and "Fast Money". In 2006, rapper Lil Wayne got together with his mentor Birdman to release the collaborative album "Like Father, Like Son". Birdman has since released two albums since then, "5 * Stunna" (Five Star Stunna) in 2007, and "Pricele$$" in 2009. For 2013, Birdman plans to put out "Bigga Than Life", a sequel to "Like Father, Like Son" with Lil Wayne, a collaborative album with Rick Ross entitled "The H", and maybe even a collaborative mixtape with Drake and Lil Wayne. To this day, Cash Money Records is home to artists such as Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Tyga, and Birdman himself. Birdman is worth $125 million dollars, according to Forbes magazine in 2012.
The first single released was "Loyalty" featuring Tyga & Lil Wayne which came out in June 2010. It charted at #107 in the U.S. The second single released was "Fire Flame" featuring Lil Wayne. It recieved the most success by charting at #64 in the U.S. The only other single that received a charting position in the U.S. was "Y.U. Mad" featuring Lil Wayne & Nicki Minaj. It charted at number 68 in the U.S. Birdman has released 5 other singles that did not attain any chart success in the U.S. "I Get Money", "Born Stunna", "B-Boyz", "Dark Shades", and "Shout Out" were all released sometime between Summer 2010 and Winter 2012.
1. Loyalty (featuring Lil Wayne & Tyga)
2. Fire Flame (featuring Lil Wayne)
3. I Get Money (featuring Lil Wayne, Mack Maine & T-Pain)
4. Y.U. Mad (featuring Nicki Minaj & Lil Wayne)
5. Born Stunna (featuring Rick Ross)
6. B-Boyz (featuring Mack Maine, Kendrick Lamar, Ace Hood & DJ Khaled)
7. Dark Shades (featuring Lil Wayne & Mack Maine)
8. Shout Out (featuring French Montana & Gudda Gudda)
9. My Tool (featuring Young Jeezy & Bun B)
10. Every Summer (featuring Mack Maine & Tyga)
11. Sunshine (featuring Flow, Caskey & Fred Durst)
12. Loyalty (Remix) [featuring Tyga, Brisco, Mack Maine, Bow Wow, Lil Twist & Cory Gunz]
The clean version to "Fire Flame" featuring Lil Wayne.