Rapper 2 Chainz inaugurates his cannabis brand named ‘GAS Cannabis Co.’

Back to Article
Back to Article

Rapper 2 Chainz inaugurates his cannabis brand named ‘GAS Cannabis Co.’

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.

Email This Story

Tauheed Epps, better known by his rap name 2 Chainz, has followed in the footsteps of artists like Snoop Dogg, Cypress Hill, Rae Sremmurd and Waka Flocka Flame to launch a business in the cannabis industry.

The 42-year-old rapper has branched out into the legal weed industry with help from the Green Street Agencythe same creative agency that helped the aforementioned musicians to climb the cannabis brand totem pole.

Located in Los Angeles, the Green Street Agency has opened a 2 Chainz cannabis store in the Van Nuys neighborhood, where some 100,000 people live. Chainz, a Grammy Award winner, will present his target market with three separate cannabis strains, of which can be purchased inside or outside of the store. Since weed is fully legal in California, the whole project is 100 percent legal.

2 Chainz cannabis brand: Rapper reveals a potent strain selection

https://www.bing.com/images/search?view=detailV2&ccid=l%2bAy8NMQ&id=F373403C60E81382E1F386AF8BA2DA97E0D3C834&thid=OIP.l-Ay8NMQhiu6s_P1Jhsy3wHaFj&mediaurl=https%3a%2f%2fstatic.independent.co.uk%2fs3fs-public%2fthumbnails%2fimage%2f2016%2f11%2f24%2f10%2fcannabis-1.jpg&exph=1536&expw=2048&q=cannabis&simid=608004940109843981&selectedIndex=32&ajaxhist=0So, what does the 2 Chainz cannabis brand stand for? In the words of the man himself, it stands for “Good a** s**t.”

The artist, who has dominated the rap charts with songs like “It’s a Vibe” and “OG Kush Talent” informed his tribe of followers on Instagram about the launch of his cannabis brand. He took advantage of the social media platform by showcasing each strain’s unique qualities.

2 Chainz, who has over five million followers on Instagram, uploaded a video for his fans to learn more about his cannabis brand.

“Since I was a teenager, I’ve been hand-to-hand with some of this stuff. But today, it’s official. I have my own cannabis line, finally. No middle-man, but legal cannabis. It’s called GAS. You’ll hear more about it. It’s a good day,” he said, beaming. 2 Chainz described the cannabis business venture to his followers as “the beginning of forever,” telling them, “you’ll know it once you experience it.”

Fans can taste the true terpene profile of three GAS strains named “Octane.” Although their names are the same, the cannabis strains are distinguished by number: 87, 89 and 93. The higher the number, the more potent the weed.

“93 Octane got me gassed up,” joked 2 Chainz. The strain numbered 89 was described as “a premium product, at an affordable price,” while the strain numbered 87 was recommended as an affordable option.

2 Chainz cannabis brand: GAS product range is diverse

https://www.highsnobiety.com/p/2-chainz-gas-cannabis/The product range is sure to expand but for the time being, GAS is luring in passers-by with pre-rolled joints, flower packages containing 3.5 oz of cannabis and branded merchandise called “GAS canisters.”

“Working with 2 Chainz is a natural fit for our company, he is a true connoisseur,”  said store co-owner, Alan Spiegel. “We are elated to join forces with such a colossal cultural figure, and look forward to the partnership ahead.”

Check out GAS’ private Instagram account for updates on the 2 Chainz cannabis brand. You must be aged 21 or over to gain access to the page. Currently, the cannabis brand is unavailable outside of California.