Rapper Flo Rida (pronounced Flow Ryda, not like the state), was born Tramar Lacel Dillard on September 16, 1979 in Carol City, Florida.åÊ He grew up in the 187th street Section 8 housing called 187 Apartments with seven sisters. åÊFor 8 years he was a member of GroundHoggz a rap group of other friends from of the 187 Apartments.
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After 2 months in college, Flo Rida signed with Poe Boy in 2006.åÊ He quickly started releasing singles featuring well known artists such as Rick Ross or making guest appearances in other well known artists songs. åÊ2 years later in 2008 he was on top breaking digital download records for his single åÊLow featuring T-Pain. åÊOnce there he stayed in the top spot on the Billboard Charts for 10 weeks. åÊLater he broke his own record for most digital downloads in one week with another #1 hit Right Round featuring Kesha. åÊHe went on to create other smash hits including Club Can‰Ûªt Handle Me, Good Feeling, Wild Ones, and Whistle.
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Once listed on Forbes Richest Hip Hop stars, Flo Rida vowed in a 2010 interview to be back on the list in 2011.åÊ However the star has been plagued by the tax man for failing to file taxes. åÊHe has been hit with multiple federal tax liens that keep adding up. åÊFirst official count placed his total lien at $1,044,777.45 åÊThe next lien increased the bill to over $1.2 million and the latest out is that another lien has increased the total owed to $1.8 million.However, Flo Rida is banking on his previous hits by touring extensively all around the world everywhere from Russia to Singapore. åÊHe even played the halftime show for the 2012 NBA All-Star game.åÊ It is said he currently earns $1,984,500 per year after taxes, lifestyle, mortgage and other expenses are taken out.åÊ A part of that money comes from his endorsement of Beamz by Flo – an unorthodox musical instrument anyone can buy for about $200.Flo Rida does maintain his residence in Southwest Ranches, Florida a semi-rural incorporated municipality comprised of, you guessed it, a lot of horse ranches.åÊ Flo Rida himself has a 4-horse stable on his property. åÊThe 4 bedroom 6 bath property was purchased for $1.6 million and has an indoor koi pond, guest pool house, tennis courts and a $58,000 security system featuring countless sensors and 27 cameras.Flo Rida‰Ûªs signature car, currently the most expensive and fastest production car in the world with a price tag of over $1,000,000 each, is the Buggati Veyron.åÊ Flo Rida has been seen with a Goldgatti, a white Bugatti and a Red and Black Bugatti.åÊ Other cars include a matte black Ferrari 458, a Maybach, a Ferrari Enzo, and a Bentley Continental. åÊAside from cars, Flo Rida is seen on all manner of vehicles including hovercraft‰Ûªs and quads, but the most unique vehicle he has been associated with is the real life Tron light cycle he rides off on at the end of his Good Feeling video.