Metro Boomin – Music Producer of the hip hop Future
Metro Boomin is an American record producer, songwriter, DJ, and entrepreneur from St. Louis, Missouri. He has released several mixtapes and albums, most notably with rappers such as Future, 21 Savage, and Gucci Mane. He has also executive-produced projects for artists such as Wiz Khalifa, French Montana, and Nav.
Metro Boomin first started producing beats when he was just 13 years old. He cites Lil Wayne and Young Jeezy as his biggest influences at the time. He would go on to produce for local rappers in his hometown before eventually moving to Atlanta, Georgia to pursue a career in music production full-time.
In Atlanta, he linked up with fellow producer Sonny Digital, with whom he would go on to have a successful working relationship. He also met rappers such as Future and21 Savage, with whom he would also go on to have a successful creative partnership.
Metro Boomin’s biggest break came in 2014, when he produced the song “Commas” for Future, which would go on to be a big hit. This led to him executive-producing Future’s second studio album, DS2, which was released in 2015 to critical acclaim and commercial success.
Since then, Metro Boomin has gone on to produce for numerous other artists, including Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, and Lil Uzi Vert. He has also released several collaborative projects, most notably with 21 Savage (Savage Mode) and Gucci Mane (DropTopWop).
In 2018, Metro Boomin was nominated for three Grammy Awards, including Producer of the Year (Non-Classical). He has won two BET Hip Hop Awards and has been featured on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list.
Metro Boomin is one of the most successful and acclaimed music producers of his generation. He has helped shape the sound of modern hip hop and has worked with some of the biggest names in the rap game. He is a true creative force to be reckoned with and is surely destined for even greater things in the years to come.