Charlamagne Tha God is an author and talk show host. In production, Charlamagne runs his own company, CThaGod World LLC and co-host of Brilliant Idiots a favorite podcast. He has directed and acted in movies like Bodied (2017), on the run eating (2018) and Grow House (2017) to mention but a few.
He appears on the well know talk show called “The Breakfast Club” and also has a few books that he has written by himself called Black Privilege, Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It and Shook One. All three books have been called the New York Times best seller. Which is quite the achievement.
His book “Shook Ones.” discusses Charlamagne’s life, growing up in Moncks Corner, South Carolina; while struggling with Anxiety and how it has affected his ways of living since childhood. The book also talks about his many fears such as being unpopular in school, being rejected by girls, being ugly, and even falling into the same path of some friends and family members whom have committed crimes, and stagnation.
Charlamagne Tha God also spoke about how he is still battling this mental disorder and even sees a therapist to help him get out of these negative thoughts, feelings, and the anxiety he deals with. Even after becoming a radio personality he also has mentors to help him through the day as well since he still feels as if he will not be able to take his career and talent to the “Next Step.”
The reason for Charlamagne’s book was to simply clear a path for those who may be in the same boat as Charlamagne Tha God, and need a way to express themselves, or even to know that there are other people in this world who feel just like they do. The book allows people to understand that even when there are negatives in life there is always a way to make it into something positive which in this case, Charlamagne wrote about his past and current issues.
He wrote this book in terms of allowing other people to understand that when you’re a celebrity or radio personality, you too, have these issues like the rest of us. See Related Link for more information.