C.h.a.m.p (musical artist)
Nathaniel Glen Miller Jr
July 24, 2000
|Years active||2021 to present|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Relatives||Savanna Morgan (sister)|
Nathaniel Glen Miller Jr (born 24 July 2000), better known by his stage name, C.h.a.m.p is an American rapper, musical artist and songwriter. He is best known for his EPs YOLO and Paper Route, as well as his most notable song is Baby Debo. C.h.a.m.p is known for his motivating story, when faced almost death in 2019 when he was shot in the head. He underwent a life-changing phase and chose songwriting and music to uncover his artistic side and for mental and emotional therapy.
C.h.a.m.p rose to fame for his representation of popular angst and heart touching lyrics inspired from his life story. Right after his first release, he was able to receive the attention of music lovers. His acclaimed works are widely regarded and his hit song “Baby Debo,” would also inspire another alias for the artist.
From 2021, C.h.a.m.p has been actively participating in various events in the music industry.
C.h.a.m.p was born as Nathaniel Glen Miller Jr on July 24,2000 in Mesquite, Texas. Growing up, C.h.a.m.p was a standout football player, and ultimately received athletic scholarships to play running back at the collegiate level. Although two weeks into college, on August 31, 2019, he suffered a gunshot to the head at an off campus house Drake University. He subsequently underwent 5 months of therapy and it was during his recovery that he began songwriting, both for mental and emotional therapy. The shooter, Drake basketball player Tremell Murphy, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor counts of making false reports to law enforcement and discharging a firearm within city limits.
Growing up C.h.a.m.p gravitated to hip hop legends like 50 Cent, soaking up his journey to the top. Little did he know, he would begin his own route to attain the status of that caliber himself.
During the life-changing phase, C.h.a.m.p pledged in his heart that the same music which got him through the most trying time in his life would become his career path. From that moment forward, he became C.h.a.m.p aka Baby Debo inspired by his mantra, “Change Happens at My Pace” and this is where he decided to coin the rap name “C.h.a.m.p,”.
In 2021, C.H.A.M.P released his debut EP Paper Route, some of his songs became very popular including Obsessed and Win, which is also his first music video. A month later, C.h.a.m.p released his most popular song Baby Debo, which is the second track to his following EP YOLO. Featured in mainstream publications such as The Source Magazine, Allhiphop and HipHopWeekly gained C.h.a.m.p notability early in his career.
In 2022, C.h.a.m.p announced his debut studio album, “Therapy” that will be released March 2022. The album features his own personal experience, his mindframe and mental battles that he had during 5 months in rehabilitation, which has changed C.h.a.m.p’s life for the better and for the worse. He is often compared with industry peers such as rapper 50 cent, and in an article on Swagger Magazine, it was stated that is still ahead of metal fragments in his mind two years later.
C.h.a.m.p (Baby Debo) has been often seen in music industry events.
|2021||Baby Debo||Yolo - EP||C.h.a.m.p|
|2021||Nights Like These (Feat. Vick)||Yolo-Ep||C.h.a.m.p|
|2021||Paper Route||Paper Route/EP||C.h.a.m.p|
|2021||Win the S***s||Yolo-Ep||C.h.a.m.p|
|2021||Feel So Right||Paper Route/EP||C.h.a.m.p|
|2021||Baby Debo (Radio Edit)||Radio Edit||C.h.a.m.p|
In the media
- Grant, Shawn (1 October 2021). "The Source |C.H.A.M.P Defied Death to Journey Into Becoming a Living Legend in the Music Industry". The Source. Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- "C.h.a.m.p is about to drop new album in November". Raptology. Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- "Mesquite, Tx Rapper C.H.A.M.P Dropping Debut Album". Influencive. 22 January 2022. Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- "Rapper C.h.a.m.p Blessed by a Bullet". Santa Clarita Valley Signal. 29 December 2021. Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- "Rapper C.h.a.m.p Takes Trip to India in Wake of Therapy Album". Deccan Chronicle. 3 January 2022. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
- "Discover: "Baby Debo" By C.h.a.m.p". Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- "Rapper C.h.a.m.p set to release "Therapy" album about his 2019 shooting". SWAGGER Magazine. 17 December 2021. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
- "Rapper C.h.a.m.p set to release". 17 December 2021. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
- "Mesquite, Tx Rapper C.H.A.M.P Dropping Debut Album". Influencive. 22 January 2022. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
- Smith, Trey (13 September 2021). "C.H.A.M.P about to drop new album Therapy". All Rap News. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
- "C.h.a.m.p (Baby Debo) is a fast rising rap phenomenon!". XTTRAWAVE. 25 August 2021. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
- Talavera, Tinker (23 January 2022). "Rapper C.h.a.m.p Drops Crazy Visuals To His Song Baby Debo - Muzique Magazine". muziquemagazine.com. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
- B, Kawani (1 October 2021). "C.H.A.M.P Aims For Grammy Status as He Plots his Upcoming Album, "Therapy"". AllHipHop. Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- Smith, Trey (13 September 2021). "C.H.A.M.P about to drop new album Therapy". All Rap News. Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- "Mesquite, Texas Rapper C.h.a.m.p (Baby Debo) Dropping Debut Album Therapy". Hiphopweekly. Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- "Rapper C.h.a.m.p set to release "Therapy" album about his 2019 shooting". SWAGGER Magazine. 17 December 2021. Retrieved 3 February 2022.
- "mesquite-texas-rapper-c-h-a-m-p-baby-debo-dropping-debut-album-therapy". 2 February 2022. Retrieved 2 February 2022.
- "Mesquite Texas Rapper C.h.a.m.p (Baby Debo) Dropping His First Album in March". Home of Hip Hop Videos & Rap Music, News, Video, Mixtapes & more. 8 February 2022. Retrieved 11 February 2022.
- "Rapper C.h.a.m.p (Baby Debo) releasing freshman album Therapy on March 3rd". Thisis50. 5 February 2022. Retrieved 11 February 2022.
- "Rapper C.h.a.m.p Drops Crazy Visuals To His Song Baby Debo - Peace Music and Love" (in español). 2 February 2022. Retrieved 2 February 2022.