Rodney Ramone Hill, Jr. better known by his stage name Rocko, is an American rapper with an estimated net worth of $1 million. He is 5’5″ and weighs 147 pounds. Rodney Ramone Hill, Jr. was born on December 28, 1979 in Atlanta, Georgia. Sometime around the late 1990s, Rocko started working as a ghostwriter and producer. In 2002 he established his independent record label, Rocky Road Records. He worked with artists like Young Dro and Dem Franchize Boyz. He decided to get into rapping himself, and began releasing a string of mix-tapes. Rocko’s raps caught the attention of Def Jam executive L.A. Reid and he was offered a recording contract in October 2006.
Rocko’s first studio album Self Made was released March 18, 2008. He included the hit single “Umma Do Me” which charted on the Billboard Hot 100. He worked with music artists like Monica, Lloyd, Dre, and Kevin Cossom on the album. Self Made peaked at No. 21 on the Billboard 200.
His second studio album One of One was set to be released through Def Jam Recordings but that never happened. He ended up parting ways with the label. He subsequently founded A-1 Recordings and started recording his own music and signing other musical acts. He is most recently known for discovering Future, the newest sensation in hip-hop.
Rocko has yet to release another studio album, but he has continued to feed his fans with music through the release of mix-tapes. His 2013 single “U.O.E.N.O.” featuring Rick Ross and Future peaked at No. 20 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. His most recent mix-tape Lingo 4 Dummies was released on February 7, 2014.
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3. 2,491.8 Lord & Stewart Silk Smoking Jacket ($401.31 each)
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