Celebrated Name: Chingy
Real Name/Full Name: Howard Bailey, Jr.
Gender: Male
Age: 44 years old
Birth Date: 9 March 1980
Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.82 m
Weight: 77 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Adrienne Anderson Bailey (m. 2005)
Children: Yes (Mykael Bailey, Alzea Bailey)
Profession: Hip hop recording artist, record producer, and actor
Net Worth in 2024: $12 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Chingy is an American based popular singer, rapper, and actor who was only nine years old when he started writing lyrics. At the age of 10, he showed up his rapping skills to the world. Presently, he is one of the well-known personalities in the US with a very large number of die-hard fans.

Chingy’s first album, i.e., Jackpot, was a huge success, and around 2 million copies were sold in the USA, and this was in the year 2003. Chingy has amazing singing and rapping skills, and he is one of the best singers in the country today. In addition to the US, he is also widely recognized in countries like Brazil, New Zealand, Mexico, and Australia.

Maybe you know about Chingy very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Chingy’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Chingy was born on March 9, 1980, in St. Louis, Missouri. Since he was a teenager, he was very interested in music. It is exactly this which encouraged him to show his skills when he was only ten years old. His full name is Howard Bailey Jr. He attended McCluer North High School and was a popular guy among his friends. In addition to being an artist, he is also an entrepreneur who is running his own musical group.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 9 March 1980, Chingy is 44 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024. His height is 1.82 m. Tall, and weight is 77 kg.


In the initial phase of his career, Chingy received popularity due to some local hits that attracted the attention of many people. The debut album Jackpot was released on July 15, 2003, and there were many guest appearances in the album, which also contributed to the success of Chingy. Jackpot got the tag of certified platinum within a year of its launch.

It was then in 2004 Chingy’s second album, “Powerball,” hit the market and again attracted the attention of a very large number of music lovers. It also got the certified platinum tag in the year 2005. Followed by this, Chingy released many of the albums, which added a lot to his popularity. Some of the other albums include Hate or Love it, Hood Star, Watch the World, No Risk No Reward, etc.

In Australia and New Zealand, “Watch the World” became one among the top listened to songs in the year 2014. After 2006, Chingy also appeared in a few films, and almost all of them were big hits. Some of his movies are The System Within, Scary Movie 4, Psycho, Speed Dating, Polish Bar, and Success & Failure.

Awards & Achievements

Chingy was a recognized one among the top rappers in the United States. His song Watch the World became a huge hit, and as already mentioned, it becomes the number second popular song in Australia and New Zealand. In the year 2004, he won the Soul Train Music Award.

Net Worth & Salary of Chingy in 2024

Chingy Net Worth
Chingy Net Worth

As of July 2024, Chingy’s total net worth is $12 million, and the major sources of his income are Music, Film, and Television. Chingy also runs his own musical group, which is known as the Full Dekk musical group, and 11 other artists are a part of this group. The net worth of Chingy has increased significantly in the last three years. Chingy is also engaging himself in the new project, and thus the same is largely expected to have more rises.

Chingy is now a globally recognized musician and actor. Almost all his albums were huge hits and had added more to his overall net worth. Because of his ability to sing and rap in a different style, Chingy has been one of the well-known artists in the country. Chingy is currently working on some future projects for 2018 and is expected to come up with a new album soon.


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