Ludacris Sports New Look In "Money Maker" Video

Rapper Ludacris

will head to Miami to shoot the video for "Money Maker" with Pharrell

Williams on Monday (July 31) and the video will debut a new look for the Disturbing

Tha Peace CEO. Ludacris,

born Chris Bridges, has cut off his trademark braids and afro for a shorter haircut.


to the rapper, who is preparing his new album Release Therapy, the time

had come for a new look."Release

Therapy marks a new phase in my life," Ludacris told in

a statement. "I'm very excited to move forward and try new things. Life is

all about change and this album will hopefully reflect some of my growth as an

artist and a person. With that said, it only makes sense that I 'shake things

up' and try something different. Who knows what I'll come up with next?" The

video for "Money Maker" will debut on MTV in the fall. In

related news, Ludacris and Disturbing Tha Peace will host's invitation

only Battle Royale "The War" during AllHipHop Week. Various

MC's will square off at the invitation event to compete for the $5,000 prize and

championship title. For more information click here.