Ludacris is best known for his “Dirty South” style and is one of most successful artists in this sub genre of American music. He is also popular for his lyrical style, which involves a lot of wordplay and witty rhymes.
Christopher Brian Bridges was born in Champaign, Illinois to Roberta Shields and Wayne Brian Bridges. He graduated from the Bannekar High School in Atlanta, Georgia in 1995 and went on to study Music Management from 1998-99, from the Georgia State University. He wrote his first rap song when he was 9 years old and also joined an amateur rap group.