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Milan’s uncle is music legend Berry GordyGetty Images
According to Milan, his uncle Clifford married Gordy’s daughter Sherri in 2008 and Milan calls Berry his uncle. Professionally, Milan has even gone by Milan Christopher Gordy at times.
Milan Christopher is a Chicago nativeGetty Images
Milan hails from the Windy City. Of his upbringing in Illinois, Milan told VH1 he sang in the Chicago Children’s Choir and danced with the Chicago Hip Hop dance street crew “UphiU.”
Milan looks up to NeNe Leakes and Joseline Hernandez
When Milan was asked for his inspiration for joining reality TV, he name-checked the Baddest Boosh and the Real Housewives of Atlanta star. “Joseline Hernandez is the reason why I joined reality television. Her and Nene Leakes are like, I love them so when I saw them I was like, ’You know what? I think I can do this,’ so it was because of them.”
Milan has worked with the likes of Beyoncé, Kanye West, and The GameEmbedded from www.youtube.com.
Milan has appeared in countless videos and behind the scenes on some of your favorite songs. Milan worked on the unedited version of Beyoncé’s “Haunted” music video. Milan says working with Beyoncé inspired him to step out from the background and pursue a solo career.
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