Charlamagne Tha God is a household name in entertainment. As one of the co-host’s of the hip-hop morning show, ‘The Breakfast Club,’ on iHeartRadio, it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to see where he got the inspiration for his new book entitled “Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks On Me.” The title comes from two hip-hop songs that speak out against being anxious and afraid, which is mostly what his second written work explains.
Charlamagne has many endeavors in the works, along with his role on The Breakfast Club, he is also the executive producer of CThaGod World LLC, and co-host of the Brilliant Idiots podcast. Charlamagne is known for his grit in interviews, never shying away from the tough topics when speaking with celebrities on his various shows. Charlamagne fearlessly drives the national dialogue on issues in the hip-hop community, racism being alive and well in America, society, and politics, with his unique take on things and his provocative nature.
Although he understands that people are going to judge him on his past no matter what, Charlamagne Tha God deems it unfair to compare his 20 and 30-year-old self with his current 40-year-old, the happily married, father of three, version of himself. Readers will note the growth in him as they read “Shook One,” As it describes the traumatic events that led the multi-faceted celebrity to a life of anxiety and PTSD due to violence and racism in his past. Go To This Page for additional information.
One of the biggest regrets that Charlamagne speaks on is the fact that he sold crack to a woman in his hometown of South Carolina. Later on, he found that the woman’s daughter had to leave her education behind to stay home and care for her addicted mother; Because of that, Charlamagne will never forgive himself.
With the #MeToo Movement gaining ground, Charlamagne has said to interviewers that he believes it is time for men to step up and shift the way they treat women in our society. As he has two young daughters and another coming soon, Charlamagne Tha God has a passion for any initiative that makes the future brighter for women.