Life and career[ edit ] — They started recording at underground studios in Carver Ranches. Early on in his career one of his sisters, Julia passed away due to bronchitis. Her death greatly affected Dillard and his career, with him telling MTV "I was very close to her, and I told myself that I was going to do this for my sister.
He would often bring his group around when performing with him. They were eventually all invited as featured guests on Fresh Kid Ice 's fourth album Freaky Chinese However, he was rejected by several of the major labels , so he sought many other jobs outside of music.
A promotional single entitled "Birthday", featuring Rick Ross, was his first significant release. The first single was " Low ", featuring T-Pain , which was also included in the soundtrack to the movie Step Up 2: Timbaland , who produced the second single " Elevator ", is also featured on the track. Rick Ross , and Trey Songz made appearances as well. Rotem -produced "Roll", which was co-written by Compton rapper Spitfiya. Various other guests include Birdman , Brisco, and Yung Joc. His second collaboration with T-Pain , "I Bet", as well as his collaboration with Trina , named "Bout It", both did not make the final track list, but were recorded.
The album was released on March 31, The song broke a record for the most digital one week sales in the US, with ,, beating the previous record he had set himself with " Low ". The song reached No. Both songs charted in the top in various countries. It charted at number in Ireland.
A music video was also shot in mid By the end of , the album sold , copies in the US, becoming the eighth best selling rap album of The song was also featured in the Step Up 3D soundtrack. On November 16, , " Turn Around 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 " was released as the second official promo single for the album via the iTunes Store.
He has signed an year-old rapper, Brianna  and Git Fresh  to International. Its debut single was " Good Feeling ", released on August 29, It reached the top five in nine other countries. They dated on and off for 4 months but things fizzled out when distance became an issue. The next two singles from the album were the title track, " Wild Ones ", released in December , and " Whistle ", released April In November , he collaborated with Olly Murs for his song " Troublemaker ".
The song became his tenth top 10 hit in the United States, peaking at number 8 in the Billboard Hot chart and at number 3 in the US Top chart on iTunes. The single reached the No. On May 20, , Flo Rida released two singles: On July 29, , Flo Rida released " Zillionaire ", that was featured in the trailer for Masterminds.
Worldwide's tenth album " Climate Change ". Fifth studio album[ edit ] On December 16, , Flo Rida's track " Cake " featuring Bay Area rap duo 99 Percent was included in Atlantic 's "This Is a Challenge" dance compilation and later sent to top 40 radio February 28, as his new single.
On March 2, , Flo Rida released a new single titled "Dancer".