ARTIST PROFILE

Meek Mill

Name: Meek Mill

Birthday: May 6, 1987

Fav Dish: Cheesesteak

    American rapper Meek Mill was born Robert Rihmeek Williams on  May 6, 1987  . He is a  hip hop recording artist from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and was briefly signed to Atlanta-based record label Grand Hustle, owned by record executive and fellow American rapper T.I..

In February 2011, after leaving Grand Hustle, Mill signed a record deal with fellow American rapper Rick Ross’ Miami-based Maybach Music Group (MMG) imprint.

Mill’s debut studio album, Dreams and Nightmares, was released in 2012, under MMG and Warner Bros. Records. The album, preceded by the single “Young & Gettin’ It”, debuted at number two on the U.S. Billboard 200.         He has also appeared on MMG’s Self Made compilation series, with his debut single “Tupac Back” and second single “Ima Boss”, being included on volume one.

In October 2012, Meek Mill announced the launching of his own imprint, Dream Chasers Records, named after his popular mixtape series. He also revealed having already signed several fellow Philadelphia-based rappers in 2012.

 

On October 26, 2012, Meek Mill announced the launch of his own record label imprint, Dream Chasers Records with the flagship artists Louie V. Gutta, Lee Mazin and Goldie. In early 2013, he also signed 17-year-old Louisiana rapper Lil Snupe moments after hearing his demo. The label has since released mixtapes by Louie V. Gutta and Lil Snupe.

 

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