14 Facts About Metro Boomin


Metro Boomin is known for his dark production style and its influence on modern hip hop and trap.


Metro Boomin has worked with various artists such as The Weeknd, 21 Savage, Drake, Travis Scott, and Kanye West.


The latter of which spawned the single "Creepin" alongside The Weeknd and 21 Savage, which reached the top ten in several countries, including the US, where it peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Metro Boomin's highest charting US single.


Metro Boomin chose to take a hiatus from school after a semester, because the schedule demands of a full-time music career became too much to balance.


Metro Boomin has collaborated with artists including Nicki Minaj, Gucci Mane, Juicy J, Yo Gotti, 21 Savage, Wiz Khalifa, Chief Keef, The Weeknd, YG, Young Jeezy, Meek Mill, Travis Scott, Ace Hood, Young Scooter, Young Thug, Lil Durk, Rich Homie Quan, Trinidad James, Drake, Young Nudy, Lil Uzi Vert, Migos, DJ Khaled, Schoolboy Q, Post Malone, Nav, Rae Sremmurd, Gunna, Lil Wayne, Waka Flocka Flame, Big Sean, and Kanye West.


In 2014, Metro Boomin made an appearance on Nicki Minaj's third studio album, The Pinkprint, producing the track "Want Some More".


Metro Boomin produced the sixth single from Future's Honest, "I Won", which features Kanye West.


Metro Boomin served as executive producer for Drake and Future's collaborative mixtape What a Time to Be Alive, released on September 20,2015.


Metro Boomin served alongside DJ Esco as executive producer for Future's 2016 mixtape, Purple Reign.


In 2016, Metro Boomin was credited with produced charting hits such as "Jumpman" by Future and Drake, "Bad and Boujee" by Migos ft.


In January 2018, Metro Boomin was featured in a Gap campaign with singer SZA, alongside a self-produced remix of "Hold Me Now".


On December 13,2022, Metro Boomin was confirmed to be working on the soundtrack for the upcoming Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse film by screenwriters Phil Lord and Christopher Miller.


Metro Boomin performed at the 22nd Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in April 2023.


One of Boomin's most popular tags, "Metro Boomin want some more, nigga", originates from vocals of the Boomin-produced song "Some More" by Young Thug, and received widespread attention in early 2016.