2 Chainz is an American-born rapper.
Facts of 2 Chainz
|Full Name:||2 Chainz|
|Age:||45 years 4 months|
|Birth Date:||September 12, 1977|
|Birth Place:||Georgia, USA|
|Net Worth:||$6 M|
|Relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is gay ?:||No|
|Education:||Alabama State University|
|Height / How tall :||6.5 inch|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
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American-born rapper Tauheed Epps is professionally known as 2 Chainz. He is popular for being one-half of the Southern hip hop duo Playaz Circle, together with his longtime friend and fellow rapper Earl “Dolla Boy” Conyers.
- An American rapper, songwriter, television personality, activist, and actor.
- His three successful singles; “No Lie,” “Birthday Song,” and “I’m Different”.
Early Life of 2 Chainz
2 Chainz was born as Tauheed Epps in College Park, Georgia, United States. He had a difficult childhood; He was brought up by his mother alone as his father was imprisoned at the time. He is American by nationality and belongs to Afro-American. His birth sign is Virgo.
He joined North Clayton High School, where he completed his primary education and also used to play basketball. Despite being a good student, he also dealt with drugs as a teenager. When he was fifteen years old, he was arrested for drug possession. Later, he enrolled at Alabama State University. After that, he was transferred to the Virginia State University.
Career of 2 Chainz
At the beginning of his career, 2 Chainz formed an American hip hop duo called Playaz Circle together with his high school friend and fellow rapper Earl “Dolla Boy” Conyers and the duo started performing songs. The duo also became friend with popular rapper Ludacris and also performed with him.
In 2007, they released their debut album called Supply & Demand. This album became a huge hit and peaked at number 27 on the Billboard 200. It sold more than 26,000 copies within the first week. However, in the second week, it dropped down to number 79 on the Billboard 200.
In March 2012, he announced his debut studio album called Based on a T.R.U. story and two months later, he released the album’s lead single “No Lie”, which featured Canadian rapper Drake. This song was picked at number 46 on the Billboard Hot 100 and sold 1.4 million copies digitally.
The same year, his album Based on a T.R.U. a story was released and peaked at the first position on the US Billboard 200. Likewise, he also released his second album B.O.A.T.S. II in September 2013 and it was also peaked at the third position on the US Billboard 200. It sold 63,000 copies within its first week.
In 2017, he released his new album titled Pretty Girls Like Trap Music. This album included guest appearances from stars like Pharrell Williams, Drake, and Travis Scott. It also received a positive response from numerous peoples. His other albums include The Play Don’t Care Who Makes (2018) and Rap or Go To The League (2018). It also received a positive response from numerous peoples.
Awards & Achievements of 2 Chainz
Till date, 2 Chainz has been nominated for six Grammy Awards and has been able to grasp one of six for the category of ‘Best Rap Performance’. Besides he has also been nominated for numbers of BET Hip Hop awards, from which he has won 5 which includes 2012 Rookie of the Year. Furthermore, 2 Chainz ‘s song ‘Mercy’ got him the Soul Train Award under the category of ‘Best Hip Hop Song of the Year’ in 2012.
Net Worth of 2 Chainz
The talented and handsome hunk 2 Chainz earns a handsome amount of money from his professional singing career. As per some online sources, his net worth of 2019 is around $ 6 million dollars and he charges $ 100,000 guest verse. He is also fond of luxury cars and owns many well expensive houses.
Personal Life of 2 Chainz
2 Chainz is engaged to his longtime girlfriend Kesha Ward since 2013. The couple has three children, Heaven, Harmony, and Halo. He lives a happily married life with his wife and has not shown any rumor of divorce and separation. He has not been involved in any past affair and relationship.
Despite having a successful career, he is also notorious for his brushes with the law. He has been arrested multiple times for drug possession.
Body Measurements of 2 Chainz
He stands pretty tall at 6 feet 5 inches and weighs 88 kg. He has an athletic body. Similarly, He has a pair of dark brown eyes and black hair color. His body measurements are 43-15-34 inches include chest, biceps, and waist sizes. Furthermore, He wears 14 (US) size of shoe.