Yungen is a popular English rapper and MC who originates from London and has a net worth of approximately $700,000.
He gets more popular every year and he earns more money every year.
He was born as CJ Brooks on February 1, 1992. He was born in London and has spent his childhood in a poor part of South London.
He began writing songs very early in his youth and gained interest in music.
His father originates from Jamaica and his mother is English.
He lived with his parents and his three sisters who were all older than him. That made him the youngest in the family.
His sisters, with whom he is still on good terms, liked listening to R&B music so he eventually came to like it since he aas growing up with it.
He currently lives in London, United Kingdom, but he often performs throughout country and in Europe.
He has a very interesting voice which easily goes with both hip-hop as well as the softer R&B.
When he was growing up his biggest role model was 50 Cent and he always hoped that he would become as successful as he did.
The music scene became aware of Yungen after he had his performance during SB.TV freestyle competition. This was on Youtube.
He has soon built a large fan base and gained respect amongst other rap artists.
In 2009 he has released his first serious work, a mixtape called “The New Era Project”. But it was years after that he got noticed by a larger fanbase.
He started collaborating with Krept and Konan on several different projects but their collaboration was so intense that Yungen started rapping as a member of their rap band named “Play Dirty”.
Wretch 32 is a very important person in Yungen’s life and he considers him to be his mentor and valued his opinion and advice.
In 2012 he has released a song named “Behind Barz”. In this song he shared a lot of personal and intimate details about himself and his family.
He spoke about his mother and her addiction to smoking weed and how much time they didn’t spend together because of it.
He also revealed that he has a sister which moved out and left them alone.
One of his known singles was “Comfy”, a song which spoke about his feud with Chip.
Chip is a very popular rapper whose real name is Jahmaal Fyffe.
Although he never mentioned Chip in the song it is not hard to reveal what the song is about.
In 2013, he has created his own clothing line and named it “Forever Yung”. It was released on the mixtape “Young Kingz”.
He was involved in music battles with Chipmunk, a known music artist from 2016.
Everything led him to his first nomination for an award. He got nominated for MOBO award as one of the nominees as the Best Newcomer.
He released two of his project in 2014 which came very high on the charts, especially because they were independent releases.
One of the songs he released with Krept and Konan was named “Ain’t On Nuttin”, and it was featured by Sneakbo.
Sneakbo is also an English rapper but with African roots. His real name is Agassi Babatunde Odusina.
The song was released at the end of 2014 and it became very popular.
The song became one of the most remixed songs by artists such as Stormzy and Ghetts.
After getting a lot of attention from the public, he finally made his first deal with SONY.
At the start of 2016, Yungen was shortlisted on BBC Radio 1Xtra’s One to Watch list, heralding what would become a breakthrough year for the artist
Naughty Boy invited him to a world tour which he accepted and the two of them went all around the world.
He says that the best city he performed in was Dubai.
At the beginning of 2016, he was one of the musicians that succeeded to get on BBC Radio 1Xtra’s One to Watch list.
The feud with Chip, who changed his name from Chipmunk to Chip.
Their feud was so tense and spread over all kind of media that their feud even ended up on the news, at K.’s Channel 4.
In 2017, he has released some known singles such as “Chosen” and “All Night”. He made it in collaboration with Mr. Eazi.
In 2018, he worked alongside Jess Glynne on their single titled “Mind on It.”
He has over 200,000 followers on his Instagram channel.
It is hard to find any information about his personal life or his love life.
There aren’t any photos of his girlfriends on his Instagram channel.
He mostly uploads photos of his friends and other musicians with whom he collaborates.
Full name: CJ Brooks
Date of birth: February 1, 1992
Birthplace: South London, United Kingdom
Profession: singer, rapper, artist, songwriter
Height: 184 cm
Weight: 78 kgs
Net Worth: $700,000