Christopher Jerrod Dooley, popularly known as Hurricane Chris, is an American rapper. He burst into the industry with his debut single ‘A Bay Bay’ and debut studio album 51/50 Ratchet in 2006.
In an interview with vice.com(noisey) on 5 January 2016, he had clear the things on his music break and the unexpected return into the industry. If you want to know more about the rapper who once had memes trolled all over the internet, then scroll below as we bring you closer to his successful career and personal life.
Caption: The rapper, Hurricane Chris
Hurricane Chris: Bio, Family, Education
Born on 27 February 1989, in Shreveport, Louisiana, the USA as Christopher Dooley. It seems that Chris wants to speak out of a career than his personal details. So, there is no information on his personal details like early life or his parents.
He never completed his high school due to his passion for making a career in rap. But he revealed that his mother was very unhappy about his decision. Though she was also once interested to become a rap artist, so he thought that his mother will be happy to hear it. Further, he already had decided to make his career in music(rap) industry. Thus, from the young age of 17/18, he entered into the rap industry.
Hurricane Chris: Career & Life Achievements
He didn’t wait time to finish high school, therefore, he quit and released his first debut mixtape ‘Louisi-Animal’ in August 2007. Before that, he already became famous after releasing his debut single ‘A Bay Bay’. and second single ‘The Hand Clap’, produced by Phunk Dawg on 8 August 2007. Later, the song ‘A Bay Bay’, officially remixed featuring guests like ‘Rappers The Game’, ‘Lil Boosie’, ‘E-40’, ‘Baby’, ‘Angie Locc’, and ‘Jadakiss’.
In the same year 2007, he released his debut album ’51/50 Ratchet’. The album reached number 24 at the US Billboard 200 and selling its 60,000 copies in the first week. In 2009, he released the first single ‘Halle Berry(She’s Fine)’ from his second debut album ‘Unleashed’. Following that, he released another song ‘Headboard’ from the same album. And in December, he released his second album ‘Unleashed’ but didn’t chart intentionally. However, it reached the US Billboard’s category Top R&B/HipHop Albums at number 46 and #20 on US Billboard’s Top Rap Albums charts.
in 2010, he left two labels ‘Polo Grounds’ and ‘J Records’. After leaving the labels, he released several mixtapes like ‘Caniac(2013)’ and ‘Hurricane Season(2015)’. In 2017, he came out with his mixtape ‘King Cane’ which has 13 tracks including ‘Designer Shoes’ and ‘Peaches’.
Hurricane Chris: Personal Life & Girlfriend
The Louisiana-based rapper is probably single at the moment. Like most of the celebrities, he prefers to tighten his lips to speak more on his personal life publically. However, he must be focusing on his career-build, at present.
Previously, he had hooked up in one relationship which didn’t last long. During the year 2008, he had a short-time relationship with Shay Johnson. She starred in reality television ‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ and ‘Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav’.
Hurricane Chris: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
He has been involved in this rap industry from a young age after quitting from high school. Therefore, until now, he has released two studio albums and several mixtapes that had helped him to make a good fortune. The net worth of Young rapper has an estimation of around $2 million. It is likely to be increased in upcoming days as he is working to record more of his singles.
Chris is very popular on social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter where he shares his current career and daily lifestyles. On Twitter, he has an account @hurricanechris6 with 27.8k followers. He has a Facebook account @hurricanechris with over 214.6k followers. On Instagram, he has an account @hurricanechrisofficial having 48.3k followers.
Hurricane Chris: Body Measurements
The 30-years-old, rapper has a slim body type that stands to a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.70 meters. His lean body weighs 58 kg but information not available on his body measurements.