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Ludacris (born Christopher Brian Bridges) is a well-known American rapper, songwriter, and actor. Today he is also known as one of the stars of the Fast and Furious film franchise and an entrepreneur who owns several businesses. As of 2021, Ludacris has a net worth of more than $25 million US dollars.
So, hey guys in the following article we are going to know about one of the most influential American rappers, Ludacris. We will discuss Ludacris’s net worth, biography, age, height, sources of income, and how he began his career journey?
Christopher Brian Bridges was born on 11 September 1977, in Champaign, Illinois, United States. His father name is Wayne Brian Bridges and his mother’s name is Roberta Shields.
Bridges spent his childhood in the Chicago area where he attended Emerson Middle School in Oak Park. Later, he moved to Centreville, Virginia, and joined Centreville High School.
He completed his graduation in 1995 from Banneker High School in Atlanta, Georgia. When he was only nine, he wrote his first song and later joined an amateur rap group.
Bridges first began his career as an intern in Atlanta’s Hot 97.5 and later as a DJ by the name “Chris Lova Lova”. While working there, he collaborated with Timbaland to record one of the tracks from his album Tim’s Bio: Life from da Bassment.
Ludacris’s first studio album Incognegro (1998) performed very poor sales. But, one of the single “What’s Your Fantasy” from the album ranked at #21 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
In 2000, he released another album Back for the First Time which was a huge success for his career. The album peaked at #4 on the Billboard 200 chart and sold millions of records worldwide. Singles from the album such as Area Codes and Southern Hospitality became popular worldwide.
His third album Word of Mouf which released in 2001 was also a commercial success and earned him a Grammy nomination. The same year he released few more successful singles such as Act a Fool, Stand Up, and Rollout.
Later on, he gave a number of super hit music tracks to the industry including Chicken-n-Beer, The Red Light District, Release Therapy, Battle of the Sexes, and Theater of the Mind.
Besides the music career, Ludacris is also a successful actor who has appeared in many blockbusters hit movies such as Crash, Gamer, and The Fast and Furious film series.
Awards & Achievements
He has won numerous prestigious awards and nominations throughout his career including nine BET Awards, one CMT Music Awards, three Grammy Awards, one Screen Actors Guild Awards, and an MTV Video Music Awards.
In 2014, Forbes named him as the “Hip-Hop Cash Kings” as he added $8 million in his salary. He also founded his own record label “Disturbing Tha Peace” and other business lines.
Ludacris Net Worth
According to Celebritynetworth As of 2021, the estimated net worth of Ludacris is nearly $25 million dollars, making him one of the highest-earning rappers in the world.
He earns over $10 million every year from various sources. In 2018 and 2019, he earned $15 million in total from music and movie salaries alone.
A huge part of Ludacris’s Income comes from music sales, events, movies, and television appearances. He also makes a good amount of money from his record label and cognac brand.
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Ludacris Age, Height, Salary, Spouse:
- Net Worth: $25 million
- Age: 42 years
- Height: 5 ft 7 in
- Profession: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Actor
- Spouse (S): Eudoxie Mbouguiengue
- Nationality: United States of America