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Ludacris

Christopher Brian Bridges (born September 11, 1977), better known by his stage name Ludacris, is an American rapper and actor. Along with his manager, Chaka Zulu, Ludacris is the co-founder of Disturbing tha Peace, an imprint distributed by Def Jam Recordings. Ludacris has won a Screen Actors Guild, Critic's Choice, MTV, and three Grammy Awards during his career. Along with fellow Atlantans Big Boi and Andre 3000 of OutKast, Ludacris was one of the first and most influential Dirty South artists to achieve mainstream success. Born in Champaign, Illinois, Ludacris moved to Atlanta, Georgia at age nine, where he began rapping. After a brief stint as a disc jockey, he released his debut album Back for the First Time in 2000, which contained the singles "Southern Hospitality" and "What's Your Fantasy". In 2001, he released Word of Mouf, followed by Chicken-n-Beer in 2003. He took a more serious approach with his next three albums, The Red Light District (2004), Release Therapy (2006), and Theater of the Mind (2008). His latest record, Battle of the Sexes, was released in 2010. Ludacris was born Christopher Brian Bridges in Champaign, Illinois. He is the only child of Roberta Shields and

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Ludacris Leaves Airport Without Daughter ... Epic Fight with Delta

Ludacris
Leaves Without Daughter Epic Fight with Delta

Ludacris landed in Atlanta Monday morning and left one item at the airport ... his 13-year-old daughter ... but Luda says Delta royally screwed up. Sources tell TMZ ... the two were… READ MORE >

Ludacris -- Cash Strapped Rapper Unloads Condos ... Heads for the Hills

Ludacris
Cash Strapped Rapper Unloads Condos Heads for the Hills

Forget the hos and their area codes ... Ludacris is more into realtors in different zip codes now -- he just ditched a sweet West L.A. penthouse condo to move into the Hollywood… READ MORE >

- 79 days ago
Ludacris -- YEAH, I LIKE THE WNBA ... And I'm Damn Proud Of It!

Ludacris
YEAH, I LIKE THE WNBA And I'm Damn Proud Of It!

Ludacris hit up a professional sporting event this weekend -- but it wasn't the Belmont, or the Stanley Cup, or the big NASCAR race ... dude took his daughter to a WNBA game and TMZ Sports has the… READ MORE >

- 114 days ago
Jay Z's Strip Club of Choice Sues to Ass-Slap Impostor

Jay Z
Strip Club of Choice Sues to Ass-Slap Impostor

The Atlanta strip club made famous by Jay Z, Outkast, and Ludacris wants a pound of flesh from a Chicago club that has jacked the name.ATL's famed Magic City strip club just filed a lawsuit… READ MORE >

- 204 days ago
Ludacris Gunning For Full Custody -- Wants Child Support

Ludacris
Gunning For Full Custody ... Wants Child Support

Rapper Ludacris wants to do something so shocking, it will send shock waves through the rap community -- he's fighting for CUSTODY of his kid.Luda and baby mama Tamika Fuller are duking it out in… READ MORE >

- 220 days ago
Ludacris -- I'm Hurtin' For Cash Because Of Paul Walker's Death

Ludacris
I'm Hurtin' For Cash Because Of Paul Walker's Death

Ludacris can't afford to pay thousands of dollars in child support -- and he's blaming his financial woes on the death of his "Fast and Furious" co-star Paul Walker. Ludacris was in court… READ MORE >

- 223 days ago
Ludacris' Baby Mama -- He Hasn't Seen His Daughter Yet

Ludacris' Baby Mama
He Hasn't Seen His Daughter Yet

Ludacris is in no hurry to meet his new baby daughter ... it's been nearly a month since the girl was born, and his baby mama says the rapper still hasn't dropped by to take a look.Tamika Fuller… READ MORE >

- 265 days ago
Ludacris -- My Baby Mama Extorted Me for a Car

Ludacris
My Baby Mama Extorted Me for a Car

Ludacris says the baby mama who is waging war with him gave him a crass ultimatum -- give me a car, or I'm goin' public.Ludacris filed legal docs -- obtained by TMZ -- in which he reveals the… READ MORE >

- 267 days ago
 Ludacris' GF Eudoxie -- I'm Still Gonna Marry My Fertile Partner

Ludacris' GF
I'm Still Gonna Marry My Fertile Partner

Ludacris' longtime GF Eudoxie is turning a blind eye to her BF's infidelities that produced a kid ... because she's still determined to marry him.Sources close to the couple tell TMZ, Eudoxie… READ MORE >

- 270 days ago
Ludacris' Baby Mama -- You Treat Our Kid Worse Than a Dog

Ludacris' Baby Mama
You Treat Our Kid Worse Than a Dog

Ludacris would rather spend his money on Kibbles 'n Bits than his newborn daughter ... so claims the rapper's baby mama.Tamika Fuller just filed docs in her paternity battle with Luda --… READ MORE >

- 270 days ago

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