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Darian Morgan AKA Big Tigger is an American television/radio personality and a rapper. He was born on Dec 22, 1972. in the Bronx, new york, United States.image of Big Tigger
Big Tigger early life
He grew up in Co-op City and played basketball at the Wheaton high school l courts in section 4. Growing up in Co-Op city he began to rap and scratch under a local DJ Rob Lasky; aka DJ All Might Scratch. Later, he started out working as a DJ at the radio station WERQ, 92Q in Baltimore, Maryland, but his road to success began a few years earlier. While attending the University of Maryland, College Park.
Big Tigger entered the television scene on voiceovers for Black Entertainment Television in 1996, while still working the radio circuit. he later became the co-host of rap city’s hip hop news alongside Big lez and Joe Clair.
During his time on black entertainment television, he became the lone video jockey. This is after BET changed its format. He hosted the show from 1999–2005, before being replaced by Mad Linx.
Big Tigger hosted BET’s top-rated show Rap City: Tha Basement until 2005(replaced by Mad Lynx, and another show BET Style until its final episode on July 6, 2006. He also hosted numerous episodes of BET: Uncut.
He also hosted Live In Tha Den with Big Tigger, a syndicated radio show on weekends that aired on various Urban and Rhythmic formatted Hip-Hop/R&B stations across the country. On his show Live In the Den, hip hop stars such as Jay-Z had made guest appearances. He also conducted his own countdown of the Top 20 Hip-Hop/R&B hits of the week throughout the show.
The 47 years rapper began his career when he was featured on “Snake”, a top-20 song from R. Kelly’s 2003 album, ‘Chocolate Factory’ and a hidden track on Ginuwine’s 2003 album The Senior He boasts numerous vocal cameo appearances on albums for hip-hop artists including Method Man, O.G.C., Redman, Too Short and Pete Rock. Big Tigger recently demonstrated his lyrical prowess on Jordan Brand’s promotional CD-ROM, which accompanied the Air Jordan 17 basketball shoes.
The announcing and ring introductions in Fight Night 2004, a boxing video game developed by EA Sports, was recorded by him Big Tigger’s commentating character can also be unlocked in the game as a playable middleweight fighter (cheat code activation required).
He also works as the resident DJ at Atlanta Hawks games.
On April 3, 2010, Morgan hit the small screen again hosting the urban entertainment program Direct Access with Big Tigger. The show is produced in Washington, DC and highlights what’s happening in entertainment, sports, music and DC nightlife. It includes interviews with celebrities in sports and entertainment and the hottest music videos. Direct Access with Big Tigger also features a gossip segment brought by model Katie Rost. The show can be seen on DC50-TV/WDCW on Saturdays at 11 pm with encores on Fridays at 11:30 pm and on WPHL-TV Sundays at 12 am.
Tigger’s Net worth
Tigger has a net worth of $3.5 million. Big Tigger has earned his net worth as host of BET’s Rap City and Top Ten Hip-Hop and the R&B music video show 106 & Park.