March 9, 1980 in St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Howard Bailey, Jr. (born March 9, 1980 in St. Louis, Missouri), better known by his stage name Chingy, is an American rapper, actor and entrepreneur. Following in the footsteps of his heroes Ice Cube and RUN-DMC, he began writing lyrics at age nine and was recording at ten. He originally considered the stage name H.Thugzy before settling on Chingy, a slang term for money. With the release of the track "Right Thurr" Chingy became an overnight sensation, with the track peaking at number four on the Billboard 100. His highly anticipated debut album Jackpot was released in 2003, and it was received well by critics and fans alike.
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2 years ago
For a Tuesday on July on a year in the mid-00's, for about between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Chingy was considered popular and successful.. Another one hit wonder as a typical one hit wonder, it did not become one just for the sake of it, the song is good and it's about having some hours of fun, escaping your daily routine just by picking up a phone and calling someone...