10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chiddy Bang
K945′s Practice Safe Text is right around the corner on September 8. We’re p. excited to see Chiddy Bang perform live at the Villaggio in Bossier. The duo busted out in 2009, but in that short time have become a hugely popular live act with a hardcore following. But even the most devout fan may not know these facts about the band.
1) The band member names are Chiddy and Xaphoon Jones
2) Their real names are Chiddy: Chidera Anamege and Xaphoon Jones: Noah Beresin
3) The band formed in Philadelphia
4) They met in 2008 during their freshman year at Drexel Univeristy.
5) Chiddy Bang broke the Guinness World Record for Longest Freestyle Rap as well as the Longest Marathon Rapping Record by freestyling for 9 hours, 18 minutes, and 22 seconds in 2009.
6) “Mind your Manners” was featured in Madden 12
7) Their song “Here We Go” was featured in NBA 2K12
8 ) “Opposite of Adults” was featured in ‘Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit”
9) They have more than 100,000 followers on Twitter
10) They have over 650,000 likes on Facebook