Tauheed Epps was given birth to in the year 1977 September 12th and is popularly known as 2 Chainz (On-stage name). 2 Chainz began his rapping career way back at College Park, Georgia. His popularity rose as a member of the “Playaz Circle (Southern Hip Hop) along with his friend “Earl Dolla Boy Conyers” (rapper).
The pair is mostly recalled after being signed to “Ludacris Disturbing tha Peace Label” and for their debut single titled “Duffle Bag Boy”. His father isn’t talked about much because during most of 2 Chainz’s childhood and growing up, the man spent it all in prison but we know the musician was brought up by a woman.
In the year 2012 Feb, 2 Chainz began his solo career by putting pen to paper on a recording deal with the popular record label “DefJam Records”. A few months later, he made his debut studio album titled “Based on a T.R.U Story”, and the album was met with mixed opinions. 2 Chainz tries to work out and live a healthy life from close sources but we do not know what his diet plans or even what his workout routine is like.
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However, the album had three singles (Birthday Song, No Lie and I’m Different) on the Billboard Hot 100 and made it to the top 50. The album was later certified Gold and also the three singles by the “RIAA”. And in the year 2013, his second album “B.O.A.T.S II: Me Time” was released and it included various singles such as “Used 2 and Feds Watching” as top.
Some of his brand endorsements include Ewing Athletics, Adidas Adicolor Originals, CEO Millionaires, Louboutin Homme and Champs Sports.
2 Chainz Facts
- At the age of fifteen, he was already convicted for being in possession of cocaine
- He has his own sweater lines which he named dabbing sweaters
- He was arrested in May 2013 while going to perform in a concert for being in possession of Marijuana
- In 2012, he was declared the “Man of the Year” by Source Magazine
- He released a statement in 2015 that he would launch his own label ” The Real University”
- He was part of the basketball team while studying at Alabama State University
- He was found in possession of two automatic pistols and a pump shotgun with prescription painkillers in August 2013
- He is very active on social media too
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2 Chainz Age and Nationality
- Tauheed Epps
- 2 Chainz
Date of birth
- 1977 September 12th
Place of Birth
- College park, Georgia (United States)
- United State of America
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How Tall is 2 Chainz – 2 Chainz Height, Weight and Full Body Measurement
Body Build Type
- 195 cm
- 86 kg
- 14 (US)
- Dark brown
Awards and Honors
- BET Best Collaboration – 2013
- BET Best Collaboration – 2017
- BET Hip Hop Best Duo Group – 2012
- BET Hip Hop Best Featured Verse – 2012
- BET Hip Hop People’s Champ Award – 2012
- BET Hip Hop Rookie of the Year – 2012
- BET Hip Hop Best Duo Group – 2013
- Grammy Best Rap Performance – 2017