Tauheed Epps, known professionally known as 2 Chainz, is an American rapper, sound producer, and songwriter. He recently married at the age of 40 on August 18 to his childhood love, Kesha Ward. Did you know that Kesha is the mother of his three children born before marriage? He rose to fame in a short period by becoming one of the most eminent men in the world.
We have prepared this article for you not only on the details of 2 Chainz’s career, professional and personal life but also on its net worth, age, height, weight, and much more.
2 Chainz Wiki
Full Name/Real Name: Tauheed Epps
Age: 42 years
Birth Date: September 12, 1977
Birth Place: College Park, Georgia, United States
Height: 1.96 m
Weight: 88 kg
Spouse: Kesha Ward (m. 2018)
Children: Halo Epps, Harmony Epps, Heaven Epps
Profession: Rapper, songwriter and media personality
Net Worth in 2020: $7.5 million
Early life and Biography
2 Chainz was born in 1977 as Tauheed Epps in College Park, Georgia. He was the only son of his parents and grew up alone with his mother, his father being in prison. In terms of education, 2 Chainz attended North Clayton High School and came in second in his class. He loved playing basketball, so after high school, he went to a scholarship at Alabama State University, where he played basketball for two years.
2 Chainz Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
2 Chainz was born on September 12, 1977, and he is currently 42 years old. Statistics put 2 Chainz height at 1.96m and a weight of 88kg.
2 Chainz Personal Life
Unlike other celebrities who opened their personal lives after gaining fame, the personal life of 2 Chainz has not been much discussed in public. 2 Chainz proposed to Kesha Ward during B.E.T. Awards 2013. He has had an affair with her even before becoming a celebrity. They had three children before marriage and were married recently on August 18, 2018.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
2 Chainz started performing when he was in high school. He formed a hip-hop duo known as “Playaz Circle” in 1997 with a school friend Earl Conyers, later known as the Dolly Boy. 2 Chainz then released an independent album called “United We Stand, United We Fall” in 2002. He met the Atlanta rapper, Ludacris, while he was a D.J. Ludacris became interested in “Playaz Circle”, so he played the duo’s songs on his radio station.
After that, Ludacris signed them under the record label “Disturbing Tha Peace”, where they released many mixtapes and albums. After leaving the “Disturbing Tha Peace” record label, he released his first mixtape ‘T.R.U. REALigion “, which peaked at number 58 on the U.S. Billboard. In 2012, he signed with Def Jam Rocks, releasing his first solo album” T.R.U. Story “, which became the first on the U.S. Billboard, selling 147,000 copies in one week. In 2015, 2 Chainz launched his record label “The Real University”.
2 Chainz won the People’s Champ Award for “No Lies” in 2012 and the rookie of the year for “Myself.” In 2017, 2 Chainz won the best rap performance for “No Problem”.
2 Chainz Net worth
As of 2020, 2 Chainz’s net worth is estimated to be $7.5 million. He earns a lot by selling music and touring every year. He has also successfully increased his net worth via endorsement deals. His other sources of income are fashion line, where he owns an impressive range of hoodies and his record label.
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Happy birthday to the most genuine, loyal, angelic, supportive Wife God could ever bless me with 🙏🏿 Queen Kesha 😍6/10 pic.twitter.com/RZtR48IG7N
— Tity Boi (2 Chainz) (@2chainz) June 10, 2020