Chingy is a professional American rapper who is best known as the protégé of Ludacris. He has released many albums and is also an actor. Some of his hit singles include “Pulli’ Me Back”, “Dem Jeans”, and “Fly Like Me”. Chingy is also the co-founder of Full Dekk Music Group.
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Biography and Early Life
Chingy’s real name is Howard Earl Bailey jr. He was born on March 9, 1980, in St. Louis, Missouri. He is the son of Vernita Crawford. He was raised in a neighborhood called Bad Blocks in St. Louis.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Chingy in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Chingy’s age is 41 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 9 March 1980. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 182 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 170 lbs in Pound and 77kg in Kilograms.
From a young age, Chingy was very passionate about music. He started writing lyrics at just 9 years old. By age ten, he used to record raps. He has been to the McCluer North High School located in Florissant, Missouri. In his school days, he was called “Howie”.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
In 2005, Chingy got married to Adrienne Anderson. They have two children named Mykael Bailey and Alzea Bailey. However, the couple is no longer together. He was previously in a relationship with Sidney Starr. There were also reports that he has previously dated Tiffany Haddish and Keshia Knight Pulliam.
Is Chingy Gay?
The sexual orientation of Chingy is straight. He was previously married and is the father of two children. Chingy is neither gay nor bisexual as he has dated many women in the past.
Chingy came into the notice of Ludacris, who quickly signed him to his label called Disturbing Tha Peace. Soon he released the single “Right Thurr”. In 2003, he released his debut studio album called Jackpot. The album was commercially successful and sold millions of copies. A year later, he released Powerballin’. His third album, Hoodstar became available in 2006.
This was followed by Hate It or Love It in 2007. Chingy has also released an independent album called Success & Failure in 2010. Some of his hit singles include “Holidae In”, “One Call Away”, “Balla Baby” and “Right Thurr”. Additionally, Chingy has also come up with the EPs Pick 3 and Chingology (9 Year Theory). His mixtapes include Global Warming, Jackpot Back, and FullDekk Fullosiphy.
In addition to this, he is also an actor and has appeared in many films and TV shows. Chingy has first appeared in an episode of My Wife and Kids in 2005. His other TV credits include George Lopez, Yo Mamma, Caramel, One on One, and Couples Therapy: Season 3. In films, he was first seen in The System Within. This was followed by appearing in Scary Movie 4.
He has also appeared in films like Psycho, Speed-Dating, and Polish Bar. Chingy is active in multiple endeavors, and he teamed up with Stan Wright to form Slot-A-Lot Records. It has been renamed as Full Dekk Music Group, and he serves as the chief executive officer of the record label. He is all set to release his fifth album called No Risk, No Reward and is signed to Bungalo Records.
In 2003, Chingy received a nomination for the Teen Choice Award for “Right Thurr”. He has also received a nomination for the MTV Video Music Award in 2004 in the category of “Best Hip-Hop Video”. He is a four-time nominee of the Billboard AURN R&B’Hip-Hop Awards. The rapper won the Soul Train Music Award in 2004. He has twice won the Source Awards and is the winner of the 2004 Whudat Music Awards.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Chingy in 2021
As of 2021, The estimated net worth of Chingy is $3 million. This fortune comes from the sale of his albums. He has released many albums, and his debut album was certified platinum. He is also a record executive and is the founder of his own record label.
Chingy has signed many artists to his record label, and he has also released an independent album. He would have already released an album in 2012 but delayed it due to funding. He has also done many tours and has appeared in both films and TV.
The passion for becoming a rapper saw Chingy release albums at a young age. He started writing lyrics when he was still in school. Chingy has many fans across the world, and he is also an actor. He is also a businessman, and we can expect to see a lot from him in the coming days.
Facts of Howard Earl Bailey Jr.
- Gender Male
- full nameHoward Earl Bailey Jr.
- birthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
- Date of Birth March 09, 1980
- Age 41 years 7 months
- Horoscope Pisces
- Lucky Number 3
- Lucky Stone Aquamarine
- Lucky Color Sea Green
- Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
- net worth$3 million
- weightIn Kilograms – 77 Kg, In Pounds – 170 lbs
- heightIn Centimetres – 182 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
- hair colorBlack
- eye colorBlack
- high schoolMcCluer North High School