2 Chainz Net Worth & History & Life
Tauheed Epps, often known as 2 Chainz, is an American songwriter and is famous for his rapping. He was born on 12th of September, 1976. By 2019, his current age is 43.
He is 1.95 metres tall, which is almost 6 feet and 4 inches. 2 Chainz belongs to College Park, Georgia, where he was born and raised.
Personal Life And Education
He had studied in North Clayton High School, where he was good in academics as well as in sports, as he had gained popularity in basketball.
2 Chainz had to face several issues as he was involved in Marijuanapossession during his high school days. He had a lonely childhood as he was the only child and his mother had to raise him all alone, without a father. His father kept being in and out of jail for a long time.
This famous media personality received scholarship when he went to university(Alabama State University). Also, he was part of its basketball team for two years.
He is now married to Kesha Ward since an year almost, and the father of three children.
During his early high school days, he met a lady named Earl Conyers, and joined her to make a hip-hop duo. This was known as the Playaz Circle. In 1997, Playaz Circle then gained its official recognition in College Park.
He then recorded indie releases together with Dolla Boy (Earl Conyers) and had later met Ludacris, the radio DJ. Unfortunately, during this stage, 2 Chainz was shot and Dolla was arrested.
Ludacris still tried reaching them and then signed to Disturbing the Peace label officially, after Dolla was released from jail. Later, in 2010,
2 Chainz though that there was a need to pursue his career on a better note so he changed his name to 2 Chainz and had left Disturbing The Peace.
Popular Music Records
In 2010, he released a tape called T.R.U REALigion which gained recognition eventually and was ranked position 58 on the chart of Hip-hop album.
He worked for songs such as “Mercy” and “Beez in the trap” and then released his debut album on 14th August,2012 “Based on a T.R.U Story”.
This album had a renowned song “No Lie” featuring Drake. During this time period, he also appeared several times on the television such as “2 broke girls” and “Law and order: special victim’s unit”.
Also, Most Expensivest was another TV series hosted by him. He had recorded the song of his second album in 2013, at the night of Grammy Awards, having Pharrell Williams as a lead.
This album, “Based on T.R.U story 2: Me time”, had raised the ranking up to No.2 and No.3. In 2015, 2 Chainz started off with his own label “The Real University”.
Later in the same year he said that he will now work with Lil Wayne for his third album. In April 2017. he released a song called “It’s a Vibe” involving many celebrities as leads for his album “Pretty girls like trap music”.
In the same year, he introduced sixteen songs, and collaborated with a few very renown hip-hop stars, including Travis Scott and Nicki Minaj. In 2016.
2 Chainz received the best hip-hop video award. Also, later in 2017, he had won the best performance awards while attending the Grammy Awards.
Net Worth And How Did He Amass All His Wealth
Until current day, which is year 2019, the net worth of 2 Chainz is estimated about $6 million dollars.
2 Chainz has gathered this whole lot of money through his music related chores such as rapping, song writing and by featuring as a media personality.
He released a number of renown albums, having tracks which got popularised over the years. Also, he has worked with well-known artists and producers, including Nicki Minaj, Drake, Travis Scott, Lil Wayne and many others, which have given boost to his songs and albums.
His rankings in the hip-hop music chart have increased rapidly in the past years, which made him collect large revenue and receive vast recognition from all parts of the world.
By 2018, his music albums have reached total of five.It wasn’t easy for 2 Chainz to establish such a career, but despite of facing life-long struggles and controversies amidst his career, he has reached a net worth of $6million dollars with lots of fame.
2 Chainz is one of the renowned rappers in the music history till the current day. And has given a set of music hits and featured amazing video songs. Moreover, he has worked along with one of the finest celebrities in the music world and gained an amazing net worth for himself.