About Young Dro
It has been reported that the total estimate of Young Dro net worth is 500 thousand dollars. However, there are also some other sources which have estimated that his net worth has increased a lot in the last years and currently reaches a high sum of 5 million dollars. Young Dro has become famous because of his career as a rapper. His real name is D’Juan Hart. When he was growing up, he as quite a hard life. He was raised in Atlanta in house projects. He was born into a huge family. From his mother’s side, he is the second eldest child and from his father’s family, he is the middle child of 21 children.
Young Dro’s mother was a hard working woman as she was working all hours in a day in order to keep the house. However, the family moved a lot from one housing projects to another. When he was 16 years old, Young Dro was shot in a stomach and could not walk for a long time. Also, in his teenage years he spent much of his time in jail.
However, despite all the mentioned, Young Dro has been talented in rapping from a young age. He began to write his own rap lyrics when he was studying in the 9th grade. He has never through that his rap career could make him famous when his friend from Kris Kross, Chris Smith, motivated him to take this career seriously. In the 90s, he began to work with rapper Raheem the Dream. In 2002, he signed him to his label called Tight IV Life Records. Under this label the rapper released his first album called “I Got That Dro” under his first stage name – Dro. Thus, his career in rapping began and it eventually became the main source of Young Dro net worth.
Later, when IT heard his rapping style, IT decided to sign the rapper to his own label called Grand Hustle Records, which belongs to Atlantic Records. It was also this time when he changed his stage name to Young Dro. In 2006 he released another album called “Best Thang Smokin’”. The single that was released from this album was called “Shoulder Lean” and it became quite a success. The single even landed in the top 10 on the Billboard Hot charts. The single even landed in the first place on the Hot Rap Tracks chart. Thus, the sales of his music have also added up to the total size of Young Dro net worth.