He signed to Universal Records in 2005 and released The Sound of Revenge under Universal.It included hit singles "Turn It Up" featuring Lil' Flip and the number-one, Grammy-winning hit "Ridin'" featuring Krayzie Bone of Bone Thugs-n-Harmony.When I wrote about how Juelz Santana wasted his potential, someone in the comments felt that Chamillionaire deserved a similar piece. Chamillionaire took off hard in the mixtape circuit. He also only has two albums with the last one dating back to 2007. Back in 2003, he co-founded Fly Rydes, an automotive company that “designs, rents, and sells cars to corporations and high net worth individuals.” Since car culture was big in Houston, the decision worked out well.His website bio also says he owns a tour bus company and started a modeling agency, but finding more information on those led to dead ends. It’s the first time a rapper has been appointed that title. Cham met Mark in 2009 and invested into his online video talent agency, Maker Studios, that’s now owned by Disney. Rowling Recalls Meeting Morrissey: ' I Wanted to Go Back to My 16-Year-Old Self' The platinum-selling rapper and author connected after Rowling replied to a tweet from one of her online detractors relating to their stances on Scottish independence.Not all one-hit wonders go to die after everyone forgets about them.Ultimate Victory followed in 2007, which was notable for not containing any profanity.
Even the most talented artists can fall off, so is it worth knowing when to leave the game and more onto other ventures? Rappers dabble into different business ideas all the time ranging from liquor to restaurants or real estate.Drake once sang that he wants to be making music forever.Not just creating, but also relevant in an industry that’s tough to last in.The one sad part of this story: will the rapper have any time to make music?He has only put out a handful of EPS during the '10s. Chamillionaire was also the founder and an original member of the Color Changin' Click until the group split in 2005.