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Chief Keef

Chief Keef, whose birth name is Keith Cozart, was born on August 15, 1995. The rapper grew up on the crime-ridden streets of Chicago’s Southside. He became a YouTube sensation with his song “Bang” in 2011, garnering 12 million plus views. The success of his track “I Don’t Like” landed him a deal with Interscope Records and caught the attention of Kanye West. Keef became the CEO of his own record label called Glory Boyz Entertainment, a.k.a. Glo Gang. His debut alum, “Finally Rich,” was released in 2012 and his sophomore album, “Bang 3,” hit stores in 2015. He’s collaborated with the likes of 50 Cent, Young Jeezy, Gucci Mane, French Montana, A$AP Rocky, and more. Keef, who also goes by the nickname Sosa, has five children with four or five different women. His fifth baby, a boy born in August 2015, is named Sno Filmon Dot Com Cozart, to promote Keef’s record “Bang 3” with the company FilmOn Entertainment. The CEO of the company later released a statement that due to a paternity dispute, the record label was denying the parents the right to name the child using the brand identity. Keef is also father to daughters Kayden Kash “Kay Kay” and Kimora and son Krüe Karter. He has had ongoing child support drama. It is unclear what he named his fourth child. Keef’s had numerous run-ins with the law for DUI, drug possession, and armed robbery and spent time in rehab.

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Chief Keef Buys Cartoon Art Collection Valued Around $40,000

Chief Keef
Check Out My New Art Collection ... $40,000 Worth o' Cartoons

Chief Keef has a serious case of '90s nostalgia, and a high-priced way of dealing with it ... because the rapper just threw down a ton of cash to turn his home into a real-life comic… READ MORE >

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Feds Reviewing Chief Keef Case In Which 69 Dimed Himself Out

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- 34 days ago
Chief Keef Reveals 4 Mystery Kids With 4 Different Mothers, Who Want Child Support

Chief Keef
4 Mystery Kids Revealed!!! And He's Gotta Pay 4 Moms

Chief Keef just made a shocking revelation in court ... he's got 4 more children under the age of 5, and they all have different mothers who are all seeking child support.  The… READ MORE >

- 44 days ago
Cops Think Tekashi 6ix9ine Implicated Himself in Unsolved Chief Keef Shooting

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- 52 days ago
Tekashi 6ix9ine Appears to Order Hit on Chief Keef's Cousin in Shocking New Video

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Appears to Order Hit On Keef's Cousin ... Shocking New Video!!!

Tekashi69 appears to have ordered his goons to shoot up Chief Keef's cousin, days before Keef narrowly escaped gunfire in New York City.   In shocking new footage, obtained by TMZ,… READ MORE >

- 60 days ago
Chief Keef Strikes Plea Deal in DUI Case

Chief Keef
Strikes Plea Deal ... In DUI Bust

Chief Keef just caught a huge break in his DUI case ... getting a pretty sweet plea deal that will keep the rapper out of jail.  According to legal docs, obtained by TMZ, Chief got his felony… READ MORE >

- 70 days ago
Chief Keef Shuts Down Questions About Tekashi 6ix9ine, Talks Up Orchestra Collab

Chief Keef
I Don't Give a F*** About Tekashi ... But, Let's Talk Orchestra!!!

Chief Keef still doesn't want to utter Tekashi69's name after the rainbow-haired MC was linked to a shooting involving Keef -- but he's more than happy to talk symphonies.  We… READ MORE >

- 75 days ago
Chief Keef House Burglars Open Fire Before Cops Capture Them

Chief Keef
Burglars Open Fire 2 Captured, 1 Gets Away

Chief Keef is damn lucky cops were in his neighborhood, and caught 3 alleged burglars red-handed -- but not before one of them opened fire ... TMZ has learned. The suspects hopped a wall and… READ MORE >

- 120 days ago
Teresa Giudice Plans Legal Action Against Chief Keef Over Cover Art Mansion Photo

Teresa Giudice to Chief Keef
That's My Mansion on Your Mixtape You'll Be Hearing from My Lawyer!!!

Teresa Giudice claims Chief Keef plastered the inside of her mansion on the cover of his mixtape without getting permission ... so she's gunning to sue. James Leonard Jr. -- an attorney… READ MORE >

- 142 days ago
Gunfire on 50 Cent and Tekashi69's Music Video Set

50 Cent & Tekashi69
Gunfire On Music Video Set

Tekashi69 and 50 Cent were in harm's way during the filming of a music video, when someone opened fire. Witnesses say someone in a white Porsche with New Jersey license plates fired… READ MORE >

- 160 days ago
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