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Charlamagne Tha God Is Set To Open A Cannabis Dispensary And 6 Krystal Restaurants, And His Father's Journey Is The Reason Behind It All

If you are familiar with popular culture, you’ve likely heard of “The Breakfast Club” with Charlamagne tha God. Weekly, Charlamagne and his co-hosts dive into topics around entertainment, businesses, mental health, and more. Known for his hot takes and exploratory commentary, Charlamagne has made it known that his dimensions are not limited to his job behind the mic. He is an accomplished entrepreneur.

Josh Rodgers

Dec 27, 2023

Charlamagne Tha God Buys 6 Krystal Franchises Alongside His Wife Jessica Gadsden-McKelvey

Charlamagne Tha God and his wife and business partner Jessica Gadsden-McKelvey are proof that the power couple does indeed still exist! The pair have become franchise owners of the popular Krystal restaurants.

Samantha Dorisca

Nov 15, 2022

After Facing Bankruptcy Twice In 24 Years, Krystal Has Hopes That 2 Chainz Can Turn Things Around As Head Of Creative Marketing

2 Chainz is on the mission to help bring in a new wave of Krystal’s supporters. At the start of the year, the rapper was tapped as the Head of Creative Marketing for the fast-food chain, as previously reported by AfroTech. Under the role, the Atlanta native aims to be a part of the resurgence of the restaurant he loved growing up. In the announcement of the collaboration, it detailed that 2 Chainz and his team would put Krystal in the spotlight and grow by launching new platforms and partnerships, a custom co-branded Krystal restaurant, a “Luxe Line” of premium food, and NFTs.

Ngozi Nwanji

Sep 16, 2022

2 Chainz Goes From Growing Up On Krystal To Head Of Creative Marketing For The Fast-Food Chain

Looks like 2 Chainz will be adding a new title under his belt. According to a press release, the multihyphenate will become the Head of Creative Marketing for fast-food chain Krystal. For 2 Chainz, who grew up enjoying music and Krystal’s delicious sliders and shakes, the rapper looks forward to putting the southern jewel on the map for many more. “As someone who grew up in the South and understands Krystal’s place in culture and community, 2 Chainz is a perfect partner for adding to and amplifying our brand message,” said Thomas Stager, President of Krystal Restaurants, according to a press release. “There is an authenticity in this relationship that reflects our own deep pride in and commitment to the brand and our communities, and we know 2 Chainz has his own equally deep personal connections to Krystal. Together, we will bring the feeling and flavor of Krystal to as many new fans as possible.”

Samantha Dorisca

Jan 28, 2022