Charlamagne Tha God is an American radio and television host with a few nationally syndicated shows. These include The Breakfast Club, his radio show, and Uncommon Sense which appears on MTV2. He was born in 1978 and came to national attention when he appeared on VH1’s The Wendy Williams Experience program.
On his radio show, Charlamagne Tha God talked about Kamikaze, Eminem’s latest album.
On the song “The Ringer” Eminem included some lines about Charlamagne Tha God that some people took as a diss. He said that he doesn’t actually hate anyone, which the line seems to indicate about him, but he does tell the truth.
He also is a published author with two books under his belt. His first book came out on April 18, 2017, and is called, “Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It”. In this book, he writes about how he developed a successful career and provides insights into how to live an authentic life. This book rose to being the sixth-ranked book in the nation. He also recently released, “Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me”. In this book, Charlamagne talks about his struggles with depression and how seeking out therapy changed his life.
While talking about Eminem’s songs, Charlamagne Tha God and the other co-hosts of The Breakfast Club also talked about other people that had been attacked on Kamikaze. This included Drake, Tyler The Creator, and Joe Budden. The comment about Tyler The Creator definitely caught the most attention as Eminem expressed a homophobic slur about him. Charlamagne Tha God claimed that freedom of speech is that you can say what you want in the United States but other people are free to reject it and be offended.
He was born in Charleston, South Carolina and grew up in Moncks Corner. He has said that when he was a teenager he turned to selling drugs in order to make money. The police arrested him twice, both times catching him with both cocaine and marijuana he intended to sell. The third time he was arrested he had to stay in jail for almost a month and a half as his father refused to pay his bail. Find More Information Here.
Read some of Charlamagne’s opinions on https://www.thedailybeast.com/charlamagne-tha-god-defends-his-friendship-with-tomi-lahren