Chicken-N-Beer opened strongly, but without a popular single, the album fell quickly.
Guest appearances include Playaz Circle, Chingy, Snoop Dogg, 8Ball & MJG, Lil' Flip, I-20, Lil Fate, and Shawnna. who claimed that "Stand Up" used a hook from one of their songs, but in June 2006, a jury found that the song did not violate copyrights.
He then recorded "Get Back" with Sum 41 to make a rock crossover single.
The follow-up single was the Austin Powers-inspired "Number One Spot".
In 2014, Ludacris was featured in Forbes list titled "Hip-Hop Cash Kings", as he earned million.He was also known for DJ'ing during Freaknik at one point.Ludacris collaborated with Timbaland on the track "Phat Rabbit" from his album Tim's Bio: Life from da Bassment. In Ludacris' early music career he collaborated with Dallas Austin and Jermaine Dupri.Ludacris promptly completed his next album, Word of Mouf and released it at the end of 2001.The video for the lead single, "Rollout (My Business)", was nominated for a 2002 Grammy Award, and Ludacris performed it live at the awards' pre-show.