Interestingly enough, he was initially reluctant to rap; it wasn’t until he contributed to the vocals of the single, , that he decided to take back his decision.
Since he signed with Slip-n-Slide back in 2004, the rapper has released a number of albums and singles- many of which hit the record charts.
In high school, Taylor was involved in sports including basketball and track.
In 1999, Taylor claims that he enrolled in Washington State University on a basketball scholarship and was expelled after a short time when caught with drugs in his possession.
In 2014, Ludacris was featured in Forbes list titled "Hip-Hop Cash Kings", as he earned million.
Born in Champaign, Illinois, Ludacris moved to Atlanta at age nine, where he began rapping.
I ran from rehearsal today because all I could think about was a cheese and pickle sandwich, to the point of distraction.
I feel amazing – but am aware that this could be the calm before a storm. The camaraderie within a body of artists like the Royal Ballet is outstanding.
He took a more serious approach with his next two albums, Release Therapy (2006), and Theater of the Mind (2008).
His next record, Battle of the Sexes, was released in 2010 and featured the tone of his previous albums. As an actor, he has appeared in films including Crash (2004), Gamer (2009), and New Year's Eve (2011), but is best known for playing Tej Parker in The Fast and the Furious film series.
Throughout his career, Ludacris has won Screen Actors Guild, Critic's Choice, MTV, and Grammy Awards.
Along with fellow Atlanta-based rappers Big Boi and André 3000 of Out Kast, Ludacris was one of the first and most influential "Dirty South" rappers to achieve mainstream success during the early 2000s.