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Ludacris was once an intern and then as a DJ at Atlanta’s Hot 97.5 under the name “Chris Lova Lova”

Before fame, Christopher Bridges known famously as Ludacris was an intern and then as a DJ at ’s Hot 97.5 (now Hot 107.9) under the name “Chris Lova Lova” (snicker). DJ’d at the station with Poon Daddy and K-Sly, he was also known for DJ’ing during Atlanta’s Freaknik at a point. The DJ promos Luda recorded was what got the attention of , who produced Ludacris’ first local hit “Phat Rabbit.”

You can hear Ludacris’ voice on air with blaster & Dj aggravated back in 1998 for the Weekend.

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