Obie Trice began his career as a rapper in 2000 out of Detroit, Michigan. His debut album, Cheers, was released in 2003, and was highly successful, charting at number three on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums with over one million in sales. Trice has collaborated with well-known artists such as Eminem, 50 Cent, and Nate Dogg.
Trice is set to release his newest album, Bottoms Up, in October, 2011. The first single from the new record, "Battle Cry," was released in August, 2011.