February 23, 2018


Metro Boomin: Want Some More? Listen to the Ultimate Playlist

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Matt Blyth/Getty Images

You know you're big when everyone loses their shit to your two producer tags. And when you're 24 with a list of credits starting to rival that of Mike WiLL Made-It, Boi-1da and Mike Dean, you know you're gigantic, already.

Born Leland T. Wayne in St. Louis in 1993, Young Metro headed to Atlanta after high school and started getting guys like Gucci ManeTravis ScottWiz KhalifaChief Keef and Migos on his gorgeous, daunting, inimitable beats. His closeness with fellow producers Sonny Digital, Southside and Zaytoven is only rivaled by his brotherhood with Future. You could argue, without lifting a mental finger, that Metro's the head architect for Future's sound over the last couple years, and you're about to hear the proof.

Enjoy our Metro Boomin playlist and check out our video interview with him; if you don't, Young Metro may not trust you, which would lead Future to...well, you know.

#1Rae Sremmurd, “T’d Up” (2018)

"T'd Up," produced by Metro Boomin, Swae Lee, and Chopsquad DJ, grabs your attention with its weighty 808s, whistle-blowing synths and Swae Lee's confident verse. –Bianca Gracie