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Who is DC? Young Fly
His stage name DC Young Fly is popularly known, John Whitfield is an American comedian-actor, rapper, and singer widely known for his appearance on “Wild n’ Out” on MTV.
He is famous for his roles in the movie ‘How High 2’ and ‘She Ball’. DY Young Fly is also known for his celebrity roasting comedy session and career as a rapper and singer.
Profile Summary of DC Young Fly
|Full Name:||John Whitfield|
|Nickname:||DC Young Fly|
|Date of Birth:||May 2, 1992|
|Place of Birth:||Atlanta, GA, U.S.A|
|Parents:||Betty & Solomon Whitfield|
|Occupation:||Actor, Rapper and Youtuber|
|Net Worth:||3 million dollars|
Biography & Early Life
DC Young Fly was born on May 2, 1992, in Atlanta, GA, U.S.A. His parents got divorced when he was 14 years old.
He was the youngest of seven children. Young Fly attended Benjamin E. Mays High School in Atlanta, where he spent his childhood days.
He suffered a significant loss at an early age, as he lost his elder brother in 2011 and later lost his dad, who was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. He occasionally engaged in criminal activities and hung out in the streets.
However, he soon decided to focus on rapping to honour his late brother Richie. In his later years, he attended Armstrong State University.
John Whitfield started as a rapper in 2011, after the death of his elder brother Richie. He continued rapping and later began producing comedy videos in which he roasted celebrities such as Drake, Kevin Hart, LeBron Janes, and Meek Mill.
DC Young Fly made his debut in singing in 2014, as he released his singles titled ”Westside Connection”. He also released another song titled “M.A.P.
Within the same period. In 2015, he joined the cast of the MTV comedy show called Wild n’ Out hosted by Nick Cannon.
In the following year, he made his film debut, in which he played the role of Eric in the comedy film titled “Almost Christmas”. Soon, he produced and starred as himself in the film “DigitalLivesMatters.” He also worked on three B.E.T. projects in 2017.
He got his most prominent role in the same 2017 when he became the host of the revival on the MTV Classic TRL. Following his success, he released a new mixtape, ” Curb Music”, in 2018.
He also featured in two films,” She Ball” with Nick Cannon and “I Got The Hook Up 2” with Master P. In 2019, he starred alongside Lil Yacht in the movie “How High 2”.
In 2019, he co-hosted the 2019 B.E.T. social award, and in the following year, he became one of the judges for the internet game show ” floored” on the streaming service Cubs.
Again in 2020 and 2021, he hosted the B.E.T. Hip Hop Awards with Chico Bean and Karlous Miller. He also opened his improv comedy club, “D.C. Comedy Exchange,” in 2021 in Miami Beach, FL.
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DC Young Fly is 29 years old ( as of 2021). He is currently dating Jach Oh, who is of Brazilian origin. His girlfriend is an actress and model who bore him two daughters, Nova and Nala.
One distinct feature of DC Young Fly is the tattoo on his forehead “D.C.”, known to be in memory of his late brother.
DC Young Fly Net Worth
DC Young Fly’s net worth is roughly $3 million. He earns from TV shows, films, and his Youtube channel.
He also earns from his rapping career, in which he charges between $30,000 and $50,000 for live concerts. His albums and singles also earned him some money. His annual salary is estimated to be around $0.5 million.
Young Fly is quite active on social media. He has over 11.2 million followers on Instagram, 580k followers on Twitter and over 973k subscribers on Youtube.
Twitter – @ DCYOUNGFLY
YouTube – @ Dc Young Fly