That same year, Chanel appeared as Sheila in an episode of the MTV series The Hard Times of RJ Berger, marking her acting debut.She later became a main cast member on the series Ridiculousness, in which West Coast, along with Dyrdek and Sterling "Steelo" Brim, review online internet videos.
So I took his advice, and I got in the zone and began writing every single day until I got better lyrically.
Through his positive influence I am where I am today- signed to Young Money Entertainment.
I want to be able to put a ton of music out for my fans and not keep them waiting.
I definitely think in the next 5 years I’ll have my own fashion line because I’m very into fashion.
I felt it was real because I’d been working so hard, and I was like this is finally happening! What inspired the title of your mixtape “Now You Know”?
The title is dedicated not only the haters, but to the people that doubted me because a lot of people assume because I’m a happy and funny girl on TV, that there is no way that I could be a rapper or there’s no way I’m “about that life”.
its kind of crazy because I’m friends with all of them so it came naturally.
So working with them came easy because you guys were friends? Snoop was one of the harder features to get because he’s so busy but I knew I had to make that happen because my name is Chanel “West Coast” and I feel as though I couldn’t be Chanel “West Coast” without having a song with Snoop Dogg. What can fans expect from ‘Chanel West Coast’ 5 years down the line… As an artist, in the next five years, I definitely wanna have several albums out.
This is something I’ve been doing my whole life and I worked really hard at it and it wasn’t easy.