Chanel West Coast is an American television personality famous for her role in MTV Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory. She is also a rapper, songwriter, and singer.
Chanel West Coast Wiki
Chelsea Chanel Dudley was born on September 1, 1998, in Los Angeles, California. Her mother’s name is Penny Porsche, and her father’s name is Jamie Dudley. Due to some reason, his parents got separated, and Chanel spent her childhood on and off, living with her mother in North Hollywood and with her father in NYC.
Chanel West attended Taft High school for two years but then homeschooled until her graduation.
Chanel’s passion for singing and rapping began at a very young age, her father was a DJ, and he used to take her to clubs where her interest in singing and rapping began.
She took singing and dancing classes and began rapping at the young age of 14. How Do You Want It by Tupac Shakar was her favorite song and inspired her to begin rapping.
Chanel West Coast began her career in 2009. Rob Dyrdek hired her as a receptionist for his MTV reality show, Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory. Rob is a well-known television personality.
She portrayed a young and reckless model working as a receptionist and secretary at the Fantasy Factory in the Rob Dyrdek series. This series, including the second season, was a huge success.
Furthermore, she was cast as the lead in the series Ridiculousness. She reprised her character in the second season of Ridiculousness after appearing in the fifth season of the Rob Dyrdek series.
She is also a voice actor, having worked in the animated series Wild Grinders, where she voiced the character Flipz from 2012 to 2013.
Chanel made ten appearances on season four of Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood as a supporting cast member. She did not, however, appear in the season four reunion special.
Chanel West Coast Music Career
Chanel began her music career and started recording songs in 2009 and began working with a variety of artists. That same year, she collaborated with Tiffanie Anderson on the song “Melting Like Ice Cream.” She later made an appearance in the Planet Hollywood song “PHAMOUS.” on which she collaborated with Midi Mafia. Chanel confirmed in 2011 that she had signed with Polow Da Don’s record label Zone 4, but she later left the label without releasing any material. During this time, Chanel began making her own music available for free download online, and she later recorded a music video for the song “I Love money.
Chanel Coast released her debut studio album America’s Sweetheart, on October 23, 2020, after a four-year delay ” as a surprise album.
How Did Chanel West Get Her Stage Name?
Chanel West’s real name is Chelsea Chanel Dudley. She got her name when she was trying to figure out the URL for her MySpace music page; all channel’s names were taken, so she thought that she was a west Coast rapper, so she will make her URL Chanel West Coast.
According to MTV.
“It’s funny because I always knew I wanted to be a musician. And Britney Spears — that sounds catchy. Christina Aguilera — that sounds catchy. Chelsea Chanel Dudley is my full name. Chelsea Dudley, in my opinion, doesn’t sound like a rapper. So I said to myself, ‘You know what? I’m going to drop both of those names and go by Chanel.”
She further added.
“And then it’s funny because I accidentally added the West Coast back in the MySpace days,” she continued. “When I was looking for a URL for my MySpace music page, I noticed that all Channels were taken, so I thought, ‘You know what? Because I’m a West Coast rapper, I might just make my URL Chanel West Coast.’ And then it stuck with me, and people started calling me West Coast like it was my last name, ‘What up, West Coast!?'”
Chanel West Coast Net Worth
Chanel West Coast is a famous American rapper and actress with a net worth of approximately $ 3 million. Chanel West Coast is best known for her appearances on MTV’s “Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory” and “Ridiculousness.” She began her career at a young age. Chanel, in addition to music and acting, has created clothing lines and a number of cannabis-related products.