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Ludacris

Christopher Brian Bridges (born September 11, 1977), better known by his stage name Ludacris, is an American rapper, entrepreneur and actor. Along with his manager, Chaka Zulu, Ludacris is the co-founder of Disturbing tha Peace, an imprint distributed by Def Jam Recordings. Ludacris has won Screen Actors Guild, Critic's Choice, MTV, and Grammy Award awards during his career. Along with fellow Atlanta based rappers Big Boi and Andre 3000 of OutKast, Ludacris was one of the first and most influential Dirty South artists to achieve mainstream success during the early 2000s.

Born in Champaign, Illinois, Ludacris moved to Atlanta, Georgia at age nine, where he began rapping. After a brief stint as a disc jockey, he released his first album Incognegro in 1999 followed by Back for the First Time in 2000, which contained the singles "Southern Hospitality" and "What's Your Fantasy". In 2001, he released Word of Mouf, followed by Chicken-n-Beer in 2003. He took a more serious approach with his next three albums, The Red Light District (2004), Release Therapy (2006), and Theater of the Mind (2008). His latest record, Battle of the Sexes, was released in 2010. As an actor, he has appeared in films including Crash (2004), Gamer (2009), New Year's Eve (2011), The Fast and the Furious film series 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), Fast Five (2011), Fast & Furious 6 (2013) and Furious 7 (2015).


He has his own charity called the Ludacris Foundation.
He collects model cars.
His trademarks were his braids until he cut them off in 2007.
He did a song with Chingy and Bobby Valentino called Gimme Dat.
He often writes his songs while driving.
In 2007, he made Forbes "Hot Cash Kings" list with $16 million in earnings.
He is featured in the remix to Alicia Keys' song Like You'll Never See Me Again.
He is of African-American and Native-American descent.
Ludacris is featured in Lloyd's song How We Do It (Round My Way).
Still drives his 1992 Acura Legend because it "keeps me grounded."
Is the CEO of Disturbing Tha Peace Records.
Attended Benjamin Banneker High in Atlanta, and Georgia State University.
He is the cousin of singer Monica and comedian Katt Williams.
Has a daughter named Karma.
Was dropped as a spokesperson for Pepsi after a protest by Bill O'Reilly.
Ludacris is 5'7".
Ludacris is nominated for "Best Actor" at the 2006 BET Awards.
Ludacris is nominated for the "Choice Movie Actor – Drama/Action Adventure" for the 2006 Teen Choice Awards.
On June 12th, 2006, Ludacris' "Red Light District" DVD was certified Gold.
Ludacris was the sixth rapper ever to make a guest appearance on the talk show Oprah. He talked about his appearence in an interview with GQ. He said that he was censored and he didn't think that Oprah respected his opinion.
On January 29, 2006, he was awarded with a Screen Actors Guild Award for "Best Cast in a Motion Picture" for his work in the film Crash.
Ludacris received his first Grammy Award with Usher and Lil Jon for their hit single "Yeah".
Ludacris' hit song "Act A Fool," is featured on 2003's 2 Fast 2 Furious soundtrack.
Ludacris' video for "Rollout (My Business)" was nominated for 3 Video Music Awards.
Ludacris is featured in People magazine's "Hottest Bachelors" of 2006.
Ludacris released "Word Of Mouf" at the end of 2001.
Ludacris released his major label debut, "Back for the First Time" in October 2000.
Geto Boys signed Ludacris in 2000 to Def Jam Recordings.
He made his recorded debut on "Phat Rabbit," a track from Timbaland's 1998 album "Tim's Bio: Life from the Bassment."
Ludacris began his career as DJ Chris Lova Lova on Hot 97.5 in Atlanta.
In 2005 was in both Crash and Hustle & Flow with Terrence Howard getting beat up by him in both movies.
Ludacris performed the intro on Madden 2000 for Playstation.

 

Hip Hop/RNB

How Low
My Chick Bad (feat. Nicki Minaj)
Sex Room (feat. Trey Songz)

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Good Lovin (feat. Miguel)

Today's Hits

Get Back
Rest Of My Life (feat. Usher and David Guetta)
Roll Out
Stand Up
What's Your Fantasy

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