Black Privilege Pdf

Black Privilege

Number of page: 320
Author: Charlamagne Tha God
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781501145308
Category: Self-Help

Charlamagne Tha God—the self-proclaimed “Prince of Pissing People Off,” co-host of Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club, and “hip-hop’s Howard Stern”—shares his unlikely success story as well as how embracing one’s truths is a fundamental key to success and happiness.In his new book, Charlamagne Tha God presents his comic, often controversial, and always brutally honest insights on how living an authentic life is the quickest path to success. Beginning with his journey from the small town of Moncks Corner, South Carolina to his headline grabbing interviews with celebrities like Justin Bieber, Jay-Z, Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, and Hillary Clinton, he shares how he turned his troubled early life around by owning his (many) mistakes and refusing to give up on his dreams, even after his controversial opinions got him fired from several on-air jobs. Combining his own story with bold advice and his signature commitment to honesty at all costs, Charlamagne hopes this book will give others the confidence to live their own truths.

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About The Author

Charlamagne Tha God is a TV/radio and social media influencer, best known as the co-host of Power 105.1 FM’s The Breakfast Club. He also appears on MTV2’s Uncommon Sense and Guy Code, and co-hosts the Best of iTunes podcast Brilliant Idiots. Born and raised in small-town South Carolina, Charlamagne quickly became established as one of the most unique and compelling personalities in the urban landscape. Today, thanks to his controversial takes and provocative interviews, his voice helps shape and drive the national conversation across many media platforms. He is the author of Black Privilege.

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    bought the book as well but it’s only the sample
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  • Tiffany BTiffany B
    Patiently waiting I know this book will be #blackexcellance
  • G king showG king show
    I know this book will be excellent and great book for african americans in a time that where living in the god has put in his work and will share with the world a phenomenal autobiography..
  • Malcolm HayesMalcolm Hayes
    This is my birthday, and you’re my guy! Can’t wait!
  • ZeraneZerane
    I listen to CTG podcast every week so I already know this book is going to be something everyone should read. This man has already taught me a lot. Excited to read his book #Hardwork #Privilege #Opportunity #Support
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