ASAP Ferg Biography

Updated On Aug 16, 2018 Published On May 15, 2016
Facts of ASAP Ferg
Date of Birth: 1988 , October-20
Birth Nation: United States
Name ASAP Ferg
Birth Name Darold D. Brown Ferguson, Jr.
Nick Name ASAP Ferg
Father Darold Ferguson
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Harlem, New York City, New York, theĀ United States of America
Ethnicity Afro-American
Profession Singer and Songwriter
Net Worth $800K
Famous for ASAP Mob member
Married N/A
Children N/A
Awards Rookie of the Year
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Music Group ASAP Mob
Albums Trap Lord (2013), Always Strive and Prosper (2016), Still Striving (2017)
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ASAP Ferg is a hip hop recording artist from the United States. He is a solo artist and he is also famous for being the member of the hip-hop collective A$AP Mob. His debut album Trap Lord was released in 2013.

The tall and talented, ASAP Ferg was born by the name of Darold Ferguson, Jr. at the end of October 20, 1988, in Harlem, New York City, New York, the United States of America to Darold Ferguson. His father was the owner of the Harlem boutique and printed shirts and logos for record labels. He is an American and is of black ethnicity.

Young Ferg dreamed to become a model and became involved in fashion during his early days. But later with the death of his father, he got enrolled in art school and he launched his own clothing and jewelry line.

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During his late teens, he also launched the Devoni Clothing and this line designed and distributed high-end belts. He also became interested in rap and music since 2007. In 2009, he joined an American hip hop group ASAP Mob which is also spelled as A$AP Mob.

Their debut album Lords Never Worry was released on 28th of August 2012. Besides being one of the members of ASAP Mob, he also pursued his solo career and his debut studio album Trap Lord was released on 20th of August 2013.

On the 9th of June, 2017, the DJ duo Lost Kings released their song, Look at Us, featuring Asap and another singer Ally Brooke. Similarly, in 2018, he and Elle Fanning were seen together for an ad for Tiffany's. 

Another big glory for him was in 2018 when he was a narrator for the Addidas World Cup advert Creativity is the Answer. He has won the Rookie of the Year Award in 2013 awarded by the BET Hip Hop Awards

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He is now aged 29 years old and has an average height. Till date, there is no any rumor about his love affairs in the media. 

He has been earning a lucrative amount of salary annually and his net worth is estimated at around $800 thousand.

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Born in Harlem, New York City, New York

October 20 , 1988

Tall and talented, ASAP Ferg was born by the name Darold Ferguson, Jr. at the end of 1980s in Harlem, New York City, New York, United States of America to Darold Ferguson. His father was the owner of Harlem boutique. He is an American and is of black ethnicity.

Launched Devoni Clothing

2005

Young Ferg dreamed to be model as a child but with the death of his father he got enrolled in art school and he launched clothing and jewelry lines. During his late teens, he also launched the Devoni Clothing and this line designed and distributed high-end belts.

Joined A$AP Mob

2009

He also became interested in rap and music since 2007. In 2009, he joined an American hip hop group ASAP Mob which is also known as A$AP Mob. He continued to rap since that time on. 

ASAP Mob's debut mix tape, Lords Never Worry

August 28 , 2012

After he joined the hip hop collective A$AP Mob, they worked on several songs and music videos. They also worked on their debut mix tape and it was finally released on 28th of August 2012 under the title Lords Never Worry

Released his debut album, Trap Lord

August 20 , 2013

Besides being one of the members of ASAP Mob, he also pursued his solo career since a long time. He worked on his debut album in 2012 and his debut studio album Trap Lord was finally released on 20th of August 2013.

Won BET Hip Hop Awards

2013

In 2013, he got nominated in BET Hip Hop Awards for the first time in his life. He got nominated in this award for Video Director of the Year and Rookie of the Year. He was honored with this award from his later nomination.