Artist verifiedFlo Rida

Flo Rida brings hip-hop hits to the charts with his unique sound and style!

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Flo Rida

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About Flo Rida Flo Rida (born Tramar Lacel Dillard) is an international hip-hop recording artist from Florida. He first established himself as a rapper in 2006, when he released his debut album “Mail on Sunday”. Since then, he has gained worldwide recognition for his chart-topping singles such as “Low”, “Right Round”, “Club Can't Handle Me” and many more. His music has been praised for its fusion of hip-hop, R&B and pop styles. Early Life Flo Rida was born in Opa-locka, Florida in 1979. He began writing rhymes when he was a child and soon started performing at local clubs and talent shows. In 2006, he signed a record deal with Atlantic Records and released his debut single “Low” featuring T-Pain. The single became an instant hit, peaking at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. This success led to more collaborations with artists such as David Guetta, Ludacris, Taio Cruz and Pitbull. Career Highlights Flo Rida has released seven studio albums throughout his career. His third album, “Only One Flo (Part 1)”, peaked at number one on the US Rap Albums chart and number four on the US Billboard 200 chart. The album spawned the hit singles “Club Can't Handle Me”, “Good Feeling” and “Wild Ones” featuring Sia. Flo Rida has also collaborated with numerous other artists including Jennifer Lopez, Akon and Lil Wayne. He has won several awards throughout his career including two American Music Awards for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist in 2010 and 2012. Personal Life Flo Rida is currently single but has been linked to several celebrities in the past including model Melyssa Ford, singer Ciara and actress Karrueche Tran. He is an avid car enthusiast and owns several luxury cars including a Lamborghini Aventador and a Range Rover Sport. He also owns a few properties in Miami Beach and Los Angeles. In addition to his music career, Flo Rida is a philanthropist who works closely with several charities such as Feeding South Florida and Stomp Out Bullying.