|Real Name/Full Name||Marvin Bernard|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Tony Yayo|
|Birth Place:||South Jamaica, New York, U. S.|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||31 March 1978|
|Age/How Old:||44 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 183 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 76 Kg
In Pounds – 167.5 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Unknown
Mother – Unknown
|Kids/Children Name:||Maniyah Bernard, London Bernard|
|Net Worth:||$6 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2022|
Marvin Bernard, popularly known by his stage name Tony Yayo is a viral and successful rapper and hype man hailing from South Jamaica in New York. He is widely known for being in the crew of the famous Hip Hop group called G-Unit. He has been widely appreciated for creating the rap song So Seductive.
Well, how well do you know about Tony Yayo? If not much, here is what we know about Tony Yayo to date.
Biography and Early Life
Tony Yayo was born and brought up in South Jamaica in New York and hails from a family of Haitian descent. He had to go through the divorce of his parents during his teenage. It was this time when he got acquainted with 50 Cents and Lloyd Banks, and together, they went on to form the hip-hop group G-Unit and released several popular mixtapes and albums.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Tony Yayo in 2022 and what is his height and weight? Well, Tony Yayo’s age is 44 years old as of today’s date 29th September 2022 having been born on 31 March 1978. Though, he is 6′ 00″ in feet and inches and 183 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 167.5 lbs in Pound and 76 kg in Kilograms.
Tony Yayo has been through a lot during his teenage years like any other kid from the black community and got involved in drug possession and several other felonies. He never got the opportunity of formal education after high school because of his passion for rapping and started a Hip Hop group with his friends.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Until the year 2004, Tony Yayo was in prison starting from the year 2002 owing to the illegal possession of weapons as well as a fake passport. He was held at the Lakeview Shock Incarceration Correctional Facility, from which he was released on parole. Rappers like Eminem came forward to his support and wore T-shirts with Free Yayo written on them.
He was also charged with assault on a young kid. However, nothing was proven, and he walked free. Yayo is the father to two children, a son named London Bernard and a daughter named Maniyah Bernard. However, the details of his relationships are unknown even to his fans.
Is Tony Yayo Gay?
Tony Yayo is not gay; he has two children, a son named London Bernard and a daughter named Maniyah Bernard.
Tony Yayo has been one of the founding members of the popular hip-hop group called G-Unit. Along with his friends named 50 Cents and Lloyd Banks, he formed the group in the early 2000s. They went on to release their debut album in the year 2003 called Beg for Mercy, and at the time, Tony Yayo was serving his time in prison, but he still managed to appear in the video of the album as it was shot during his pre-prison time.
Tony Yayo, along with G-Unit, went on to launch another album called T.O.S: Terminate on Sight in the year 2008, which was an instant hit and sold several million copies worldwide. Tony Yayo has also worked in several singles and released several albums like Thoughts of a Predicate Felon in 2005, which was also featured on the Billboards’ top 100 list at the 2nd position, So Seductive, etc.
His song So Seductive went onto being a huge success and garnered him a lot of accolades and critical acclaim. Over the years, Tony Yayo has collaborated with several artists like 50 Cent, Shawty Lo, Roscoe Dash, etc., to launch songs like Pass the Patron, Haters, and so on, which the masses have loved.
Tony Yayo has been nominated a few times by the Vibe Awards for his songs; however he has not yet received any awards. According to his fans, he is very talented and might end up with an award very soon.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tony Yayo in 2022
Tony Yayo is a very successful and popular rapper and hype man. He has several popular songs in his kitty, and his songs have also been featured in the Billboards’ top 100 lists. He has received a lot of appreciation for his song called So Seductive. He has also been nominated for several awards like the Vibe Award Club Banger etc.
Most of his income is derived from the sale of his albums which he has released alongside his group G-Unit. With so many popular albums, he has managed to acquire a net worth of $6 million as of 2022.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Tony Yayo was intrigued by the movie Scarface and decided to take on a stage name based on the character Yayo of the film.
- During the release of his first album with G-Unit, Tony Yayo and 50 Cents served time in jail for the illegal possession of weapons and fake passports.
Tony Yayo is a very positive person and a very successful rapper in the music industry for decades. Even when he was in prison, he didn’t lose hope and continued following his passion and creating raps. He has performed in several popular songs and movies and has a very bright career ahead of him.