Hailing from Atlanta, Yung Wun is the only member of the Ruff Ryders who's not
from the tri-state area. He has contributed to albums by Swizz Beatz and Jadakiss and appeared on the Ruff Ryders' Vol. 2 and Vol. 3 compilations. In 2004, Yung Wun released his first official single, "Tear It Up," featuring DMX and David Banner.