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 […]
Yes, you read that right. Atlanta and Chicago rappers 2 Chainz and Kanye West, respectively, took their G.O.O.D. Music road show to Yonkers, NY to shoot the video for “Birthday Song.” The track is the latest official single from 2 Necklace’s forthcoming debut album, Based On A T.R.U. Story. From the looks of the photos, […]
Remixing music is a large part of the rap game, in fact were it not for flipping old records, Sean “Diddy” Combs may not have a career, but 2 Chainz is not down with the trend. One day after tweeting about his “No Lie” single going gold, the G.O.O.D. Music rapper used to social networking […]
Add another point to that 2 Chainz score board, because his “No Lie” single just went gold. The rapper announced the news on Twitter Thursday (July 26) , giving a shout out to Drizzy who’s featured on the track produced by Mike Will & Marz of Eardrummers.“Yo @Drake jus got word #NOLIE jus went GOLD today,thank god, thank you, […]
After dropping a polarizing album cover (some like it, some don’t, some are indifferent), 2 Chainz drops the tracklist for his forthcoming debut album, Based On A T.R.U. Story. The G.O.O.D. Music friendly rapper’s album features 13 tracks on the regular version, and 17 on the deluxe edition (which gets you more colorful album cover, […]
2 Chainz recently sat down with VIBE to explain the inspiration behind his debut album’s cover. The “RIOT” rapper expressed why he feels the rather basic artwork will go on to be recognized as one of the best album covers.
Hip-Hop has been holding its breath for 2 Chainz‘ Based on a T.R.U. story debut, and when the album cover was released this week, its simplicity may have solidified its potential success. Designed by Kanye West’s DONDA design team, and shot by noted photographer Fabien Montique, the cover’s meaning directly relates to the content. “This […]
2 Chainz has jumped on records with just about everyone in the rap game (and Justin Bieber), and he’s not done yet. The rapper revealed that he is eyeing more features. T*tty 2 Necklace hopes to add Jay-Z and Erykah Badu to the growing list of people he’s worked with. The last several months have […]
2 Chainz, who has been the epitome of doing everything extra, keeps it extremely simple for his album artwork. Based On A T.R.U. Story , which hits stores August 14th, is rumored to have collaborations with Kanye West, Drake, Rick Ross, Ludacris, and plenty more. To hold you over until the album drops check out the simple, […]