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Ludacris

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Ludacris was born Christopher Brian Bridges in Champaign, Illinois, where he was raised, the son of Roberta Shields and Wayne Brian Bridges. At nine years old, he started rapping. He attended Emerson Middle School and, eventually, Oak Park and River Forest High School for his freshman year. Furthermore, his family moved to live in Atlanta, Georgia and, in this time, his father exposed him to all kinds of music, ranging from Hip-Hop to Rock. In Alanta, Georgia, he attended Banneker High School. He is also a graduate of Georgia State University. In 2000, he got his breakthrough with his album, titled "Back for the First Time", which reached 3x platinum. All albums following have either been 2x or 3x platinum, with his first film appearance being 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), which was a success. Other film appearances included Crash (2004) and Hustle & Flow (2005).  See full bio on IMDb »

LATEST STORIES
  
John Wall Milly Rocks At Ludacris' 40th Bday Party

John Wall
All-Star Milly Rockin' ... At Ludacris' 40th Bday

Here's John Wall once again proving he's the most well-rounded PG in the NBA ... he scores, he defends, he passes ... AND HE MILLY ROCKS EFFORTLESSLY. Wall proved this in Paris, celebrating… READ MORE >

Ludacris Sued for Stealing Website's Boob Cartoon

Ludacris Sued
You're a Boob For Stealing Our Cartoon!!!

Ludacris straight-up stole a cartoon and made a mockery out of it ... so says a website in a new lawsuit. The website LittleThings is suing the rapper for posting its picture on his Instagram… READ MORE >

- 87 days ago
Ludacris Celebrates 'Fate of the Furious' With Chicken and Beer!!! (VIDEO)

Ludacris
Celebrates 'Furious' With Chicken and Beer!!!

Ludacris is so PUMPED his new flick's become a global phenomenon he's either chowing down on chicken and chugging beer or jamming to one of his old jams -- or both. The rapper was heading… READ MORE >

- 159 days ago
Ludacris Says His CGI Music Video Abs Were Meant to Look Fake (VIDEO)

Ludacris
My CGI Abs Were Meant to Look Fake Gettin' Back to the Real Me!

Anyone who thought Ludacris was trying to pull a fast one with some super obvious CGI abs in his new video just doesn't know him very well ... according to Luda himself. We got the rapper Monday… READ MORE >

- 166 days ago
ATL Falcons Sidelines Packed With Huge Stars ... Usher, Ludacris, Jeezy (VIDEO)

ATL Falcons
Sidelines Packed With Huge Stars ... Usher, Ludacris, Jeezy

The Atlanta Falcons had some major celebrity support on the sidelines during the NFC championship -- Usher, Ludacris, Jeezy, Jermaine Dupri, Bow Wow, Da Brat and more ... and TMZ Sports has the… READ MORE >

- 245 days ago
Ludacris -- I Control My Baby Mama's Baby Pics

Ludacris
I Control My Baby Mama's Baby Pics

Ludacris has the final say when it comes to what his baby mama can and can't post on social media about their 3-year-old ... so says an ATL judge. In docs filed Wednesday in the rapper's child… READ MORE >

- 339 days ago
Ludacris -- My Ex Framed Me by Photoshopping Daughter's 'Injuries'

Ludacris
My Ex Framed Me By Photoshopping Daughter's 'Injuries'

Ludacris is beyond pissed at his baby mama, Tamika Fuller ... accusing her of altering photos of their daughter to make him look like an unfit father. According to legal docs obtained… READ MORE >

- 376 days ago
Tyrese -- Sorry, Rock ... I'm Team Vin Diesel

Tyrese
Sorry, Rock ... I'm Team Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel just scored an incredibly powerful ally in his war with The Rock ... Tyrese.  Vin's "Fast 8" co-star just made it clear ... it's Vin who is the driving force behind the franchise,… READ MORE >

- 409 days ago
Ludacris -- Treats Wifey Like a True G (VIDEO)

Ludacris
Treats Wifey Like a True G

Ludacris is such a baller he gave his wife her own holiday and celebrated the occasion with a brand spankin' new Benz! Luda shocked his wife, Eudoxie, with a 2016 AMG G63 on the set of 'Fast 8'… READ MORE >

- 451 days ago
Georgia Athletic Director -- Sorry For Giving Ludacris Condoms ... To Perform at Football Game

Georgia Athletic Director
Sorry For Giving Ludacris Condoms ... To Perform at Football Game

The University of Georgia's athletic director has apologized for "mistakes" in booking talent to perform at sporting events -- and it's obvious he was talking about the Magnum condoms and booze he… READ MORE >

- 485 days ago
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