September 10, 1976 in College Park
Atlanta, GA, United States
Born Tauheed Epps, also performed as as Tity Boi
2 Chainz is an American rapper. He was born in College Park, Georgia on 12 September 1977. He gained initial success as part of the hip-hop duo Playaz Circle alongside Earl "Dolla Boy" Conyers. Their debut single Duffle Bag Boy hit number 15 on the US Billboard Hot 100 in 2007. 2 Chainz was initially known as Tity Boi but changed his name in 2011, shortly before going solo. His debut solo album Based on a T.R.U. Story was released in 2012 and reached the top spot on the US Billboard 200. His second album B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time (2013) hit the number three spot on the Billboard 200, although it did not match the success of its predecessor.