Gerald Fulton Jr, popularly known as Hitman Holla, is an American battle rapper, actor, and entrepreneur. Holla is known for his catchy punchlines revolving around guns, gang violence, and basketball. The talented actor has been part of Nick Cannon’s Wild ‘n’ Out show since its sixth season up to the latest sixteenth season. Hitman Holla’s net worth is approximately $3 million, a fortune he gets from his rap battles, acting gigs, and his clothing line, Ball game.
Short Bio of Himan Holla
|Real Name||Gerald Fulton Jr.|
|Date of Birth||March 29, 1988|
|Birth Place||St Louis, Missouri|
|Profession||Battle rapper, Actor|
|Marital Status||In a relationship|
|Weight||176 pounds( 80kg)|
|Net worth||$3 million|
Hitman Holla was born in St Louis, Missouri, to Gerald Fulton, also known as Big Gerald and Sue Fulton. He has a younger brother, Showout, who followed in his brother’s footsteps to become a battle rapper. Both boys have received massive support from their father, who attends their shows and shows support on social media.
The Wild ‘n’ Out cast member grew up in Missouri where he attended elementary school and high school. When in high school, Holla received a scholarship from California State Northridge due to his athletics and basketball acts. He went on to study at California State Northridge but later transferred to the University of Missouri.
After completing his tertiary studies, Hitman slowed down on athletic and basketball interests to focus on his musical career. His rap battles have made him a household name in the United States, drawing him a following of over 1 million fans on Instagram and hundreds of thousands of views on YouTube.
He has since ventured into acting, his most famous role being Hitman on Wild ‘n” Out.
Hitman started his showbiz career in 2008 by taking part in rap battles. He got into rap leagues such as Ultimate Rap League(URL)and Fight Klub while in college, and his aggressive and attention-grabbing rap skills made him a musical sensation.
On Fight Klub, Hitman has battled against Remy’D and Cassidy. He won some battles and lost others, but his rap career has continued to grow, making him one of the most followed battle rappers.
His URL career has been intense, with so much action and drama. His opponents included Conceited, who also appeared on Wild ‘n’ Out. Others with significant influence on his rap career include Tsu Surf, Hollow da Don, Tay Roc, Verb, Cortez, Arsonal, Charlie Clips, Calicoe, and Bill Collector.
In 2013, an altercation between Hitman and URL staff named Norbes almost had him kicked out of the battle, but they talked things through with URL and he remained in the game. In June the same year, Hitman released his first mixtape, called Ballgame.
Hitman was also a part of the rap battle Rap Battle America where he came had a showdown with fellow battle rapper Goodz. Their video has since garnered over two million views on YouTube and is one of Hitman’s highlights in the showbiz career.
Later in 2016, Hitman released another mixtape, Diddy dum dum. He has since released rap singles including Control da Room, Still Ball Game, Sucka for Who, and For My Mama.
In 2015, Hitmann joined the cast of Wild ‘n’ Out, an improve comedy show that airs on VH1, MTV, and MTV2. He has been part of the show until its sixteenth season. The Instagram influencer also played Hitman on Nick Cannon’s 2020 film, She Ball.
The rapper also joined the cast of BET’s sports drama show, Games People Play in 2021 as Rome.
Hitman is also a budding entrepreneur, with a clothing line named after his rap motto, Ball Game. He and his girlfriend also launched a YouTube channel revolving around their love life and lifestyle, and they have garnered over 185,000 subscribers as of 2022.
Hitman Holla’s lifestyle revolves around showbiz, and his family strongly supports his rap battles through attendance and social media. He is not short of controversies, and in October 2021, he hit the headlines after his girlfriend was shot in the face after burglars broke into her house. Holla through his Twitter handle asked his fans to “send positive energy to his girlfriend” who got shot after a break-in.
In December 2021, Hitman and his girlfriend hit the airwaves and tabloids again, this time due to a leaked sex tape. He addresses the issue through his Twitter handle saying” he would never post something against the will of Cinnamon, his lover.”
Hitman Holla has a bubbly personal life and has close ties with his family. His brother, Showout is always beside his brother on rap battles, and at one time, he literally caught him as he fell. His father, Big Gerald is also a supportive father, attending his son’s shows and mobilizing fans through social media.
The rapper is also compassionate, and once shaved his hair to show solidarity when his mother was battling breast cancer. She has since recovered, but Hitman continues to donate funds to cancer research and proudly posts on his socials that his mother is a cancer survivor.
Hitman is currently dating Cinnamon Witherspoon, a social media influencer and entrepreneur. He has a son, Geremiah Fulton, from a past relationship.
Hitman has a fit physique and stands to a height of about 5 feet and 10 inches (1.76 m). His athletic body and passion for basketball keep him in shape, with his occasional gym sessions. His weight is about 80kg (176 pounds). Holla has deep black eyes, which complement his African-American roots.
Hitman is an influential rapper, actor, and entrepreneur. He gets most of his earnings from his rap battles, mixtapes sale, and acting gigs. He has been doing well in the 14 years he has been in showbiz, and he is also a wise investor.
His clothing line, Ball Game, is also a major revenue stream. His merchandise is street trendy and bears strong messages that rap enthusiasts relate to, making it a hot cake among fans. His net worth stands at approximately $3million as of 2022.