Hurricane Chris (rapper)

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Hurricane Chris
Hurricanec.jpg
Background information
Birth nameChristopher Dooley, Jr.
Also known asHurricane
Born(1989-03-07) March 7, 1989 (age 24)
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
GenresSouthern hip hop
OccupationsRapper
Years active2004—present
LabelsGo Live Entertainment, Polo Grounds Music, J Records (former)
51/50 Entertainment, FyreHouse Entertainment (current)
Associated actsMr. Collipark, Lil Boosie, Trae tha Truth, Game, Beenie Man
 
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Hurricane Chris
Hurricanec.jpg
Background information
Birth nameChristopher Dooley, Jr.
Also known asHurricane
Born(1989-03-07) March 7, 1989 (age 24)
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
GenresSouthern hip hop
OccupationsRapper
Years active2004—present
LabelsGo Live Entertainment, Polo Grounds Music, J Records (former)
51/50 Entertainment, FyreHouse Entertainment (current)
Associated actsMr. Collipark, Lil Boosie, Trae tha Truth, Game, Beenie Man

Christopher Dooley, Jr. (born March 7, 1989), better known by his stage name Hurricane Chris, is an American rapper from Shreveport, Louisiana.

Life and career[edit]

1989-2006: Early life and career beginnings[edit]

Christopher Dooley, Jr. was born on March 7, 1989, in Shreveport, Louisiana. Dooley attended Huntington High School.

2007–09: 51/50 Ratchet and Unleashed[edit]

Chris' debut single, "A Bay Bay" was released on May 28, 2007. It was produced by Phunk Dawg. The second single, "The Hand Clap" was released on August 8, 2007.

On the same month as his second single, his first mixtape Louisi-Animal was released on August 17, 2007. On October 23, 2007, Chris released his debut album 51/50 Ratchet and it debuted at number 24 on the US Billboard 200 chart, selling 26,000 copies in the first week.

Its lead single, "Halle Berry (She's Fine)" was released on March 3, 2009.

His second single, "Headboard" featuring Mario and Plies, was released on September 8, 2009. On December 21, 2009, Chris released second studio album Unleashed, which it did not chart on the US Billboard 200, falling short of success to his 2007's debut album. It did peaked at number 46 on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and number 20 on the US Top Rap Albums charts.

2010–present: His departure and third studio album[edit]

Chris has released most of his mixtapes.[citation needed] On September 20, 2011, there is a video blog of Chris and Houston's rapper Z-Ro at the recording studio.

The song "Bend It Over" was released as the lead single in iTunes on March 5, 2012. On May 25, 2012, in the interview with AllHipHop, Chris announced the new title for his upcoming album Return of the Hurricane.

Chris released the mixtape Caniac on January 2, 2013.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Huntington's principal Jerry Davis declared 9-25-07 (September 25, 2007) as "Hurricane Chris Day".

Discography[edit]

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