2 Chainz

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2 Chainz
Background information
Birth name Tauheed Epps
Also known as Tity Boi
Born September 12, 1977 (1977-09-12) (age 40)[1]
Origin College Park, Georgia, USA
Genres
Occupations
  • Rapper
  • songwriter
Years active 1997–present
Labels Def Jam Records
Associated acts Playaz Circle, Cap-1, Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Ludacris, T.I.
Website www.2chainz.com

Tauheed Epps (born September 12, 1977), better known by his stage name 2 Chainz or Tity Boi, is an American rapper. He was born in Atlanta, which is the capital city of the state of 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" of 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.

References[change | change source]

  1. "2 Chainz". AllMusic. Retrieved 2016-01-10. 
  2. "Critic Reviews for Based on a T.R.U. Story". Metacritic. 

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