Rocko’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth & life story

Source of Wealth: MusicAge: 40Birth Place: Atlanta, GeorgiaFull Name: Rodney Ramone Hill, Jr.Nationality: AmericanDate of Birth: December 28, 1979Ethnicity: African AmericanOccupation: RapperChildren: 2 (Romello, Rodney III)

Rodney Ramone Hill, Jr., better known as Rocko, is a rapper from the US. His net worth is estimated at $1 Million. His wealth comes from his career as a musician. He is also often referred to as Rocko da Don. Rocko was born in Atlanta, Georgia.

Interestingly, he started working not as a rapper, but as a ghostwriter and producer. That was in 1999. Three years later however he set up his own label and named it “Rocky Road Records”. He was then working for the singer and rapper Young Dro, Dem Franchize Boyz, and Zodiak DaDon. Quite a few mixtapes were released before a deal was signed by L.A. Reid to Def Jam Records. His first studio album “Self Made” was released in 2008. It was a hit. It peaked at #21 on the Billboard 200 chart, at #6 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop chart, and #4 on the Top Rap Albums chart. The single “Umma Do Me” was a particular success. It made Rocko famous. He was on to bigger things now. He then released the next studio album “One of One”, and in 2011 he released the mixtape “Rocko Dinero”. In January 2013 it was announced that he might be joining the label Epic with his old-time business partner L.A. Reid. However Rocko later said that he wasn’t sure whether he would like to do it. He has been involved in a few controversies. In 2009 January, he was sentenced to a term in jail for 48 hours for an altercation with a woman in 2007. He has also been in a controversy regarding the U.O.E.N.O. lyrics.