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Famous as :


Birth Name :

Howard Bailey, Jr.

Birth Date :

March 09, 1980

Birth Place :

St Louis, Missouri, USA

Claim to fame :

Single "Right Thurr" from album "Jackpot" (2003)


The St. Louis rapper Chingy has stated he's ready to battle other competitors before him. Making his first recording at age 10, Chingy has shaken hip-hop fanatics with his single "Right Thurr" released in 2003.

Before picked out the name 'Chingy', the rapper who born on March 9, 1980, went for several names, like 'Thugsy' and 'H. Thugs'. He decided to rename into 'Chingy', which is a slang for 'money', because he doesn't want to be labeled as gangster.

Latest News

Chingy Puts to Rest Rumor He's Dating a Transsexual

October 09, 2010 03:30:15 GMT

Rapper has denied rumors he's dating a transsexual, insisting he was merely posing with "a fan" for a photograph. Speculation over the "Right Thurr" hitmaker's sex life has swirled since he was pictured with an unnamed transsexual at a show in 2008.

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Chingy in Nelly's All Star Studded Weekend - Party at Cherry Nightclub in Las Vegas - PRN-021543 Chingy in Nelly's Star Studded Weekend - Press Conference - wenn1911466 Chingy in Spike TV 2007 Video Game Awards - Arrivals - PRN-012440 Chingy in Ludacris 30th Birthday Party at Cafe Martorano - PRN-007804 Chingy in 24th Annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards - Arrivals - CSH-022445 Chingy in Big Momma's House 2 Los Angeles Premiere - SGG-008258 Chingy in Get Rich or Die Tryin' Los Angeles Premiere - Red Carpet - DGG-006824