Much discussion has taken place regarding 2 Chainz, a rapper determined to gain stardom. As part of Playaz Circle, 2 Chainz, then known as Tity Boi, achieved success through the “Duffle Bag Boy” single. The duo of Playaz Circle are among the original artists of Ludacris’ DTP Records.
For many, the success of Playaz Circle and being under the shadow of Ludacris would have been enough. This was not the case for 2 Chainz, as he started his solo career as an unsigned artist in 2011. Realizing the limitations of his name, he changed his solo name to 2 Chainz and began appearing on many tracks.
One year later, 2 Chainz is Kanye West’s right hand man. Recently, 2 Chainz visited Chicago and spoke with WGCI about his relationship with Kanye West, his recent mainstream success, and his upcoming Def Jam debut, Based on a T.R.U. Story.
Watch the entire interview below: