Based On a T.R.U. Story

No matter your opinions on his music, you have to appreciate 2 Chainz for his story. Last year, we witnessed the Atlanta native transform from rap underdog into one of the hottest artists in the game. His major label debut Based on a T.R.U. Story featured two undeniable hits in “No Lie” and “Birthday Song,” he was nominated […]

If you thought 2 Chainz was done pushing his Based On A T.R.U. Story album, you were wrong. The artist formerly known as Tity Boi drops a video for “Crack,” the latest single from his aforementioned debut.

Did you really think 2012 would close out without at least one more 2 Chainz video? The Atlanta rapper drops the visual for “I’m Different,” the latest single from his debut album, Based On A T.R.U. Story.

2 Chainz drops a video for “Extremely Blessed,” featuring The-Dream. Just don’t expect to see either of them in the visual.

Yesterday, 2 Chainz dropped the third visual off of his debut album under Def Jam Records, Based On A T.R.U. Story. “Birthday Song” the video featuring Kanye West seemed like a Project X party based in the hood. If you aren’t a fan of the song and simply don’t have the time to watch the whole video (guessing that […]

The truth is 2 Chainz is going to have the #1 album in America when the final tally comes in tonight, according to Billboard and Hits Daily Double. the Atlanta rapper’s debut album on Def Jam Records, Based On A T.R.U. Story, moved 145,809 units in it’s first week and looks to move more as the final tally […]

It’s safe to say 2 Chainz is having a very G.O.O.D. week with the release of his long anticipated debut, Based On A T.R.U. Story. The Def Jam rapper took his promotional interview tour to Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club and he spoke on a number of topics including working with Kanye West, staying grounded, his […]

Nardwuar the Human Serviette’s latest subject is 2 Chainz, and it’s as funny and as informative as you should expect. Nardwuar gifted the Atlanta rapper some Tom Lehrer records. Lehrer actually granted 2 Necklaces permission to use one of his samples on “Dope Peddler,” off of the just released Based On A T.R.U. Story for the price […]

Sure 2 Chainz’s debut, Based On a T.R.U. Story, sprung a leak, but so does everybody’s. 2 Necklaces keeps it moving by dropping a video for “I Luv Dem Strippers,” featuring Nicki Minaj. Lots of quivering booty cheeks, raining ones, pole gymnastics and the Harajaku Barbie looking for a b-tch named Blac Chyna in this […]

While talking to Rap-Up after his listening party in Atlanta for Based On A T.R.U. Story, the messiah, 2 Chainz chopped it up on a myriad of topics. One of the key things he touched on is the subject of remixes. “I think we should just make more original compositions so we can keep music moving forward. When […]

We are seven days away from getting the chance to pick up 2 Chainz’s highly anticipated debut, Based On A T.R.U. Story, in stores or online. Last night (August 6), 2 Necklaces was back in his Atlanta hometown and hosted a listening session for his new album at Tree Sound Studios. A number of local […]

Last night in the famed 40/40 Club in New York City, Tity Two Necklaces played the majority of his debut album, Based On A T.R.U. Story for a select group of writers, bloggers, label heads, rappers and more. While the album was played at a loud and largely inaudible volume in terms of discerning lyrics, there was […]