Music Birthday: Chingy

🔊🥳Today, March 9, 1980, Chingy was born Howard Bailey Jr. in St. Louis, Missouri. In March 2004, Chingy’s ‘Don’t Worry’ collaboration with Janet Jackson was released to support his second studio album “Powerballin.’ The song was produced by The Trak Stars, and it peaked at no. 34 on the Billboard Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop Chart. The song…

HomageCollage: Chingy, “Hoodstar”

🔊❤️Today 2006 – Chingy released his third studio album, “Hoodstar,” which went to no. 9 on the US Billboard 200 – Album has the Jermaine Dupri production ‘Pullin’ Me Back’ ft. Tyrese, which went to no. 9 on the Hot 100 – Song samples Jaco Pastoriu’s ‘Portrait of Tracy,’ and SWV’s ‘Rain’ – “Hoodstar” is…