2 Chainz

American rapper from Georgia

Tauheed Epps (born September 12, 1977), known professionally as 2 Chainz (formerly Tity Boi), is an American rapper. He was born in College Park, Georgia. He is best known for his singles "Riot", "No Lie" (featuring Drake), "I'm Different" and "Birthday Song". He is also known for being half the duo of the rap group Playaz Circle along with rapper and long time friend Dolla Boy. The group was discovered by fellow rapper Ludacris and signed them to his Record Label DTP. 2 Chainz gained recognition as a solo artist when he was featured on Kanye West's 2012 single "Mercy" off his album Cruel Summer. He has 2 albums: Based On A True Story[2] and his most recent one B.O.A.T.S: Me Time.

2 Chainz
2 Chainz at Pretty Girls Like Trap Music Tour.jpg
Epps performing in 2017
Born (1977-09-12) September 12, 1977 (age 44)
Other names
  • Tity Boi
  • Drenchgod
EducationNorth Clayton High School
Alabama State University
Alma materVirginia State University (BS)
Occupation
  • Rapper
  • songwriter
Years active1997–present
OrganizationTRU Foundation
TelevisionMost Expensivest
Spouse(s)
Kesha Ward (m. 2018)
Children3
AwardsFull list
Musical career
GenresHip hop
InstrumentsVocals
Labels
Associated acts
Website2chainz.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Bigger Than You (feat. Drake & Quavo) - Single by 2 Chainz". Archived from the original on April 4, 2019. Retrieved December 22, 2018 – via itunes.apple.com.
  2. "Critic Reviews for Based on a T.R.U. Story". Metacritic.

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