He’d often stay up well past midnight filling notebooks with phrases and verses that he’d later draw on.Later he and three friends formed the rap group, The Bloodhoundz.In February 2012, MTV listed Meek Mill as the "#7 hottest MC" in their annual "Hottest MCs in the Game" list.On June 19, 2012, "Amen" - originally included on Dreamchasers 2, was released as the lead single from Mill's debut studio album.known professionally as Meek Mill, is an American rapper and songwriter. Mill's debut album, Dreams and Nightmares, was released in 2012 under MMG and Warner Bros. The album, preceded by the single "Young & Gettin' It", debuted at number two on the U. Meek Mill often collaborates with fellow MMG label-mates; he is also known for his appearances on MMG's Self Made compilation series, with his first two singles, "Tupac Back" and "Ima Boss", being included on volume one. Meek's father was killed when Meek was five years old, apparently during an attempted robbery.Raised in Philadelphia, he embarked on his music career as a battle rapper, and later formed a short-lived rap group, The Bloodhoundz. His uncle, Robert, described Meek Mill's father as a "black sheep of the family".He has founded Dreamville Foundation for social works and Dreamville Records does the job of promoting fresh talent hailing from humble beginnings.
During his early teenage years, Meek Mill often took part in rap battles, under the pseudonym Meek Millz.
However, a setback occurred: Mill was arrested, charged with gun and drug possession, and ordered to serve seven months in prison. Under Grand Hustle, Mill formed a work relationship with the label's resident disc jockey, DJ Drama.
Mill and Drama teamed up to release the third edition of Mill's Flamers series.
He has been nominated for a Grammy for the Best Rap Album.
he is known as one of the very few artists to never missed the platinum standard of Recording Industry Association of America.
Their financial condition was poor and she started cutting hair, and doing other jobs some of which were "semi-legal", and shoplifting, to support the family. As a kid, he became acquainted with another one of his father’s brothers, who went by the MC name "Grandmaster Nell", who was a pioneering disc jockey (DJ) in the late-1980s Philadelphia hip-hop scene and influenced rap artists Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff.