Justin Hylton-Williams (born 1988) is a 35-year-old American singer and songwriter popular as Christopher Williams’ son whom he had with Maya Hylton.
Justin’s father is an American R&B singer who reigned during the 1980s and 1990s. He is best known for the hit singles “Talk to Myself” (1989), “I’m Dreamin'” (1991) from the New Jack City soundtrack, and “Every Little Thing U Do” (1993). Christopher, who has also done some acting work, had Justin from his brief relationship with stylist Maya Hylton. Below is more about him.
Summary of Justin Hylton-Williams’s Bio
- Full Name: Justin Hylton-Williams
- Nickname: Christopher Jr
- Gender: Male
- Date of Birth: Justin Hylton-Williams
- Justin Hylton-Williams’s Age: 35 years old
- Ethnicity: African American
- Nationality: American
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Religion: Christianity
- Justin Hylton-Williams’s Parents: Christopher Williams and Maya Hylton
- Siblings: Austin and Cierra Barnes–Williams
- Justin Hylton-Williams’s Net Worth: $2,000,000
- Famous for: Being the son of singer Christopher Williams
How Old is Justin Hylton-Williams?
Justin Hylton-Williams is 35 years old. While the date and month of his birth are not public knowledge, it is widely known that he was born in 1988. The exact location of his birth has not been put out there, although several publications have put it as either New York or Virginia. Regardless of where it is, the young lad was born in America. This makes his nationality American and his ethnicity African American.
Who are Justin Hylton-Williams’ Parents?
Justin is the son of Christopher Williams and Maya Hylton. His parents were not married at the time of his birth, and their relationship did not appear to continue long after that. This is because Christopher is known to have gone on to date people like actress Stacey Dash (1990), actress Halle Berry (1991-1992), and Heather Barnes (1993).
Much about Justin Hylton-Williams’s mother, Maya, is unknown other than that she was a stylist who worked in the music business in the 90s. She is said to have styled many artists on the set of music videos, which is probably how she got to meet the father of her son.
Christopher, on the other hand, is a renowned singer and actor. He got his career breakthrough in 1989, a year after his son Justin was born, with the release of his album Adventures in Paradise. The New York native would go on to achieve greater heights in 1991 with the single “I’m Dreamin’,” which reached the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks charts.
The song was a part of the New Jack City soundtrack, a movie where he also made an appearance. He played the role of one of Nino Brown’s assistants named Kareem Akbar.
Other acting roles Justin’s father had include cameo appearances in a New York Undercover episode titled “The Shooter” and Gunmen before bagging co-starring roles in successful off-Broadway theatre productions like A Good Man Is Hard to Find, A House Is Not a Home, Men Cry in the Dark, The Love You Save, and The Man He Used to Be.
Is Justin Hylton-Williams Related to Barry Williams?
Justin Hylton-Williams has no familial relations with actor and singer Barry William Blenkhorn, known professionally as Barry Williams. Barry is better recognized for his role in the ABC television series, The Brady Bunch (1969-1974), where he appeared as Greg Brady, the eldest of the Brady sons.
Barry and Justin share the same last name, and the former is in the same line of work as Justin’s father, hence the confusion about whether they might be related. However, this is not the case. The only people outside of Maya and Christopher that the public knows to be related to Justin are his grandaunt, jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, his half-brother Austin, and half-sister Cierra Barnes–Williams.
What Does Christopher Williams’ Son Do for a Living?
Details of where Justin Hylton-Williams attended school and what he does for a living are shrouded in mystery. However, many publications have reported that he took after his father to become a singer and songwriter, although his body of work is not readily available. As a result, a comparison can not be made between his career and that of his father.
What is Justin Hylton-Williams’ Net Worth?
Justin Hylton-Williams is estimated to have a net worth of $2 million. This is what many publications have reported being the 35-year-old’s net worth, which he made from his career in the music business. With his $2 million net worth, Justin is wealthier than his father, whose net worth is estimated to be around $400,000.
Is Hylton-Williams Married or Dating?
As it is with every other thing about him, details of Justin Hylton-Williams’ love life is shrouded in mystery. The singer also does not operate any known social media account, which is where conclusions might have been drawn from the inner goings of his personal life.