Ludacris , whose real name is Christopher Brian Bridges , born September 11, 1977 in Champaign, Illinois, is a rapper, entrepreneur, and American actor. Along with his manager, Chaka Zulu, Ludacris co-founded Disturbing tha Peace, a label affiliated with the Def Jam Recordings label. During his career, Ludacris won the Screen Actors Guild, Critic's Choice, MTV, and Grammy Awards. With Big Boi and André 3000 from the OutKast group, Ludacris is one of the most important Dirty South musicians to achieve success in the 2000s.
Although originally from Champaign, Ludacris moved to Atlanta, Georgia at the age of nine, where he started rap. After a brief period of DJing, he published his first album Incognegro in 1999, followed by Back for the First Time in 2000, which contains the singles Southern Hospitality and What's Your Fantasy . In 2001, he published Word of Mouf , followed by Chicken-n-Beer in 2003 and The Red Light District in 2004. He devotes himself more seriously to music in his albums Release Therapy (2006), and Theater of the Mind (2008). His next album, Battle of the Sexes , was released in 2010 and is based on his previous albums. Ludaversal is published on March 31, 2015. As an actor, he plays in movies like Crash (2004), Gamer (2009), and Happy New Year (2011), and more particularly Tej Parker in the series of films Fast and Furious .
Ludacris was born Christopher Bridges on September 11, 1977 in Champaign, Illinois, the only son of Roberta Shields and Wayne Brian Bridges. He then moved with his family to Chicago, where he studied at Emerson Middle School in Oak Park, and at Oak Park and River Forest High School for one year >>>. He then moved with his family to Centerville, Virginia, and studied at Centerville High School for a year. He studied at the Banneker High School in Atlanta, Georgia, and graduated in 1995. Between 1998 and 1999, he studied music management at Georgia State University. It has African-American, English, Jewish and Native American roots >>>>>. Bridges begins rap writing at nine in Atlanta, and joins an amateur hip-hop band for three years.
Bridges serves as internal and then disc jockey on Hot 97.5, local radio (now Hot 107.9) under the name Chris Lova Lova. He is known to have played Freaknik. Ludacris collaborates with Timbaland on the song Phat Rabbit from his album Tim's Bio: Life from da Bassment . The song is classified in several countries. It is later included in Ludacris' first LP, Back for the First Time . In his early days, Ludacris collaborated with Dallas Austin and Jermaine Dupri.