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No one escaped hearing the smash hit single “Low” produced by Flo Rida and T-Pain, released in 2007. Flo Rida, born Tramar Dillard in Miami Gardens, Florida, associated with 2 Live Crew while growing up in the 16th Street Project area of Miami Gardens, Carol City. It was the influence of 2 Live Crew that gave Flo Rida the inspiration needed to pave a way for himself as a rapper. Early on in his childhood, Flo Rida was part of a rap group called Sugar Hill Gang. Although his career didn’t take off immediately, Flo Rida went to the University of Nevada and studied international business management. He then left University of Nevada after two years and went to Barry University for a bit before dropping out in hopes of pursuing a career as a rapper and artist.
In 2007, Flo Rida signed a contract with Poe Boy Entertainment. Flo Rida began associating with other rappers such as Trina, T-Pain, Rick Ross and Trick Daddy. Shortly after getting to know one another, Flo Rida and T-Pain collaborated for the hip hop smash single “Low”. The single was actually a part of Flo Rida’s debut album Mail on Sunday as well as on the soundtrack of Step It Up 2: The Streets.
Flo Rida then collaborated with Timberland for his second smash hit single “Elevator”. “Elevator” stayed at number one on the Billboard Charts for 10 weeks. Recently, Flo Rida collaborated with Will. I. Am. for the single “In the Ayer” and collaborated with Sean Kingston for the single “Roll”.
In early 2009, Flo Rida released his second album, ROOTS. ROOTS stands for Route of Overcoming The Struggle. “Right Sound” was the first hit single from this album and “Sugar” was the second hit from the ROOTS album.
Flo Rida has been nominated for and earned many awards in his career as well. In 2008, Flo Rida was nominated for two American Music Awards, Breakthrough Performer and Favorite Male Hip Hop Artist. Also in 2008, Flo Rida was nominated for a Much Music Video Award that being Best International Video Artist for Low. BET has also recognized Flo Rida with several nominations in the past few years; Best New Artist, Best Collaboration “Low” with T-Pain, Ringtone of the Year “Low” featuring T-Pain, Best Hip Hop Collaboration “Low” with T-Pain, and Rookie of the Year. MTV Video Music Awards that Flo Rida has been nominated for have been Best Male Video “Low” featuring T-Pain and Best Hip Hop Video “Low” featuring T-Pain.
Flo Rida won Favorite Hip Hop Song “Low” featuring T-Pain at the 2009 People’s Choice Awards.