15 Minutes Of Fame: Young Dro

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YOUNG DRO With yellow blazer jacket

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Today at HHMW ,we would like to bring you down memory lane to roughly 2004, when a young Atlanta rapper named Young Dro signed to T.I.’s Grand Hustle imprint. This was a smart move for the rapper, considering TIP was dominating the charts and a building an everlasting brand.

Young Dro would go on to continue in his first major release titled: “Best Thang Smoking” under the Grand Hustle / Atlantic Records imprint. The album featured two smash hits: “Rubberband Banks” and “Shoulder Lean,” the latter would go on to be a dance craze.

Find out more about Young Dro’s career below.

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During 2006’s Fourth of July weekend, Dro would release his hit single “Shoulder Lean.” To this day, this record was Dro’s first and only top-charting single ever! After selling an amazing 2 million copies, he became a certified platinum selling artist.

Most recently, Dro released a new record called “We In Da City.” The song seems to have great traction in the streets and seems to be growing on radio. Also, his “FDB” track became a national sensation thanks to it’s popularity on Vine. Are any of the songs “Shoulder Lean”? Only time will tell. Lets see if Young Dro can make a comeback.

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