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Funkmaster Flex Net Worth 2019, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height

Funkmaster Flex Net Worth 2019, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height

Aston George Taylor J is an American Disk Jokey who is popularly known as Funk master. Aston George Taylor J was the host on the New York’s favorite radio station Hot 97 and became the first person to host a hip-hop show over the radio.

Early life

Aston George Taylor J was born and brought up in New Your City. At the very early stage of 16, Aston George Taylor J started DJing for the local clubs in New York City. When Funk master was 19 years old, he started working with a Bronx native friend Chuck Chill out in the WRKS 98.7 Kiss FM. Later Aston George Taylor J moved from Kiss FM to WBLS FM. After the 1990s Aston George Taylor J started making appearances on the clubs which was operated by Vito Bruno’s. Vito Bruno later helped Aston George Taylor J to convince Joel Salkowitz who was the regional vice president of hot 97 to start a live broadcast from the clubs.

The show became very popular in the year 1992, and Funk Master Flex became the best mixer in town with his show on the radio. Flex master is still associated with Hot 97 and does weekend shows now.

Aston George Taylor J is the son of a famous Jamaican DJ. He started playing music when he was just 16 years old, and he still is a performing DJ. Aston George Taylor J worked as a DJ in clubs, made mixtapes with different artists.

Aston George Taylor J also became the host of the first hip-hop show in the FM which was on Hot 97. Aston George Taylor J was the first DJ who did not have any affiliated MCs, but he was one of the most popular DJs of the 90s. Till date he has worked a lot and lived in a very lavish lifestyle still he has managed to keep his net worth around 14 million.

Career

In the 1990s Aston George Taylor J got signed by a major record label named Loud Records for making a series of mixtapes like 60Minutes of Funk. Aston George Taylor J is a very famous American DJ and rapper who have his radio show. Aston George Taylor J was the first person to host a hip-hop show over the radio. Aston George Taylor J is a very well known name in the whole music world. Aston George Taylor J has switched many radio stations, but for most of the time he has been a part of Hot 97 and is still a part of it. After Aston George Taylor J found success as a DJ, he started his show on the radio.

In all these years Aston George Taylor J has also signed in record labels and has released a lot of mixtapes. Aston George Taylor J is also a part of Ford Motor Company on its design of auto. Aston George Taylor J brings exposure to the brand Ford.

Aston George Taylor J released his first mixtape on the 21st of November 1995 which was named The Mix Tape Volume 1. In the year 2005 Aston George Taylor J joined Ford Motor Company and helped to customize the product line and also help them to add exposure to their brand. Aston George Taylor J made a mixtape in the year 1999, and he was able to manage all the big dogs of hip-hop and rap like Nas, Jay Z, Dr. Dre, DMX, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Method Man, LL Cool J and also 50 Cent. Aston George Taylor J has been a part of ESPN 2K5 NFL and also Grand Theft Auto 4 by Rock star games. Aston George Taylor J has contributed even in the gaming world. Aston George Taylor J or Funk Master Flex have also been part of famous movies like the Killa Season, and there was a movie made about him which was called Funk Master Flex. Aston George Taylor J has an annual Funk Master Flex Custom Car and Bike Show Tour over eight cities which is very popular because it involved people like Drake and Nicki Minaj.

Personal life

In the year 2011 Aston George Taylor J was arrested by the police for sending threatening messages to his wife Monica Joseph Tylor and also for allegedly trying to push her off the stairs. From the year 2014 Funk master flex has to fight with his ex-girlfriend in court whose name is Haydee Diaz over their son’s child support. Funk master Flex had one of the biggest feuds of the year 2012 with rival radio station named Power 105.1 with Charlamagne the God and DJ Envy.

In the year of 2015 people started a petition that Aston George Taylor J should stop hosting the hip-hop FM show at Hot 97. Through social media, Aston George Taylor J promised his listeners that he would air a premiere of this track of Meek Mill. During the broadcast, Aston George Taylor J said that he has proof that will expose singers like Drake on them using ghostwriters.

Quick summary:

Full Name: Aston George Taylor Jr

Date of Birth: 5th August 1968

Birth Place: The Bronx, New York City, United States of America

Age: 50-Year-Old

Profession: Rapper, Disc Jockey, Singer, Record producer, Actor, Television Show Host

Height: 5 Feet 9 Inches / 175 cm

Weight: NA

Net worth: $14 Million

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