What are the albums Ludacris famous for? What famous rappers and singers took part in his albums and songs? Read the article to learn more interesting facts about one of the most popular rappers in the world.
Ludacris or Christopher Brian Bridges is the American rapper and the actor. Along with participants of the duo OutKast, Ludacris was one of the first and most influential performers in a genre of Southern rap. He worked as the editor of radio under the pseudonym DJ Chris Lova Lova in Atlanta for hip-hop of the Hot Radio. Then he was noticed by the producer and rapper Timbaland.
- Back For The First Time (2000).
Ludacris released the main debut album, ‘Back for the First Time’, in October 2000. The album reached the fourth position in charts and made a great success. Ludacris left the mark in the industry with his singles, such as 'Southern Hospitality' and 'What's Your Fantasy'. The part in an album was taken by I-20, Lil Fate, Shawnna, Pastor Troy, Timbaland, Trina, Foxy Brown, UGK, and others. Ludacris said in the interview on MTV in hip-hop Direct Effect program that he chose the scenic pseudonym because he wanted to insert the name Chris into it.
- Word of Mouf (2001).
Ludacris quickly finished the creation of the following album, Word of Mouf, and released it at the end of 2001. The video clip on the single 'Rollout (My Business)' was nominated for VMA 2002. In the album, there are such Ludacris songs: 'Saturday (Oooh Oooh!)' with Sleepy Brown, 'Move Bitch' with Mystikal and I-20, and 'Area Codes' with Nate Dogg.
- Chicken-n-Beer (2003).
In spring 2003, Ludacris returned to the musical stage after a short break with the new single 'Act a Fool', from a soundtrack to the movie '2 Fast 2 Furious'. Approximately, at the same time, he released one more album Chicken-n-Beer. As its previous music songs, the video received only a limited part of an air. The part in an album was taken by Playaz Circle, Chingy, Snoop Dogg, 8Ball & MJG, Lil 'Flip, I-20, Lil Fate, and Shawnna.
- In autumn of 2003, Ludacris made a success with his new single 'Stand Up', which appeared on a cover of the album 'Chicken-n-Beer'. Having got in the first place in 'Billboard Hot 100', the clip and music were sounded on city radio stations, on MTV, MTV2, and BET.
- The following single 'Splash Waterfalls' was released at the beginning of 2004 and received success on city radio. There was the most sexual video clip on this song. Ludacris released R&B Remix of this song with Raphael Saadiq. Ludacris received his first Grammy with Usher and Lil Jon thanks to the song 'Yeah!'
- The Red Light District (2004).
Ludacris took the most serious approach to the fourth album The Red Light District. Ludacris shot the video for the single 'Get Back', in which he was as Hulk who was irritated by mass media and warned critics to leave him alone.
- Release Therapy (2006).
Release Therapy was placed on the ninth place of the most long-awaited albums of 2006. The album was released in September 2006. Ludacris decided to make a bilateral compact disk. Pharrell, R. Kelly, Young Jeezy and others took part in the Album. The first single 'Money Maker', which was recorded together with Pharrell, was released in July 2006 in the USA. 'Money Maker' reached the first place on 'BET'. Its second single, 'Grew up a Screw Up', wasn't so successful. Its third single 'Runaway Love', soon became number one in Billboard Rap in the USA.
- Theater of the Mind (2008).
‘Theater of the Mind’ was released in November 2008, and the single 'Stay Together' appeared on the Internet in April 2008. Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, T.I., Plies, Common, T-Pain, Jay-Z, Nas and The Game took place in it.
Ludacris has two daughters from the last relations. Since 2009, he has been dated with model Gabon Eudoxie. Despite the relations with Eudoxie, he has the daughter from his ex-girlfriend. He became engaged to Eudoxie on December 2014 in Costa Rica. The wedding took place later on the same day. As it appeared, it was connected with pregnancy. It created a lot of speculation that pregnancy became the reason of so fast betrothal and a wedding. At the beginning of June, Eudoxie declared that they gave birth to a girl.
Ludacris was nominated on Grammy for the Best Rap/Sung Collaboration, Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group, Best Rap Solo Performance, Best R&B Song, Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, Best Rap Album. In 2007, he won Grammy for the Best Rap Album for the album 'Release Therapy'. In 2005, he received Grammy for the best Rap/Sung Collaboration with Usher Raymond and Lil Jon.
Now Ludacris Instagram has 7,367 publications and 7.4 million subscribers. It is one of the most popular profiles among all rappers.
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