YouTube Star Timothy DeLaGhetto surprises his parents with a $210,000 check

Posted by Suzanne Kai

July 29, 2014

Timothy DeLaGhettoYouTube celebrity rapper, comedian and videographer Tim Chantarangsu, 28, better known as Traphik and Timothy DeLaGhetto, surprised his parents with a $210,000 check to pay off his parent's mortgage.

He made a promise to his parents as a kid that he would earn enough someday to do this. He didn't want his father Kongkiat Chantarangsu and his mother Sukhon Chantarangsu, owners of a Thai restaurant in California to work so hard anymore. 

Timothy was born in Billings, Montana and raised in Paramount, California by his parents who immigrated from Thailand. 

He attended Cal State Long Beach, majoring in art and left to pursue his career as a rapper, comedian, and director.

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Click here to popular blog Angry Asian Man and here for Timothy's YouTube video. Timothy has more than 2.4 million YouTube subscribers. 

He is currently a cast member of MTV2's Wild 'n Out.

Screenshots courtesy of Timothy's YouTube video.

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