B.G. (rapper)

B.G. (rapper)
Birth name Christopher Dorsey
Also known as B. Gizzle
Born September 3, 1980 (1980-09-03) (age 31)
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Genres Hip hop, Gangsta rap
Occupations Rapper, actor
Years active 1992–present
Labels Chopper City, Cash Money, Grand Hustle Records
Associated acts Cash Money Millionaires Chopper City Boyz, The B.G.'z, Birdman, Lil Wayne
Website www.bgizzle.com

Christopher Dorsey (born September 3, 1980),[1] better known by his stage name B.G. (short for "Baby Gangsta"'), is an American Southern rapper, actor, and record producer from New Orleans, Louisiana. His music career started by signing with Cash Money Records in 1993 with Lil Wayne as half of the duo The B.G.'z . Both artists, along with fellow Southern rappers Juvenile and Turk collectively formed the group, the Hot Boys in 1997. In 2010, B.G. resigned from Cash Money Records, and created his own label, Chopper City Records in 2001.



main article: B.G. discography

Studio albums
with Hot Boys
with Chopper City Boyz

Legal issues

On November 3, 2009, B.G. was arrested in New Orleans after police pulled over his Chevrolet Tahoe for a routine traffic stop. It is rumored that he was leaving the home of his girlfriend in Uptown New Orleans when he was stopped by the police in New Orleans. During a search of the vehicle, police found three guns, two of which were reported stolen. Police also found loaded magazines and two extended clips. B.G. was booked into the Orleans Parish Prison on an illegal carrying of weapons charge. B.G. appeared in court on November 5 and his incarceration and bond information are unknown to the press at the time.[2] On February 11, 2010, he appeared in court and entered a not guilty plea.[3]


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