Flo Rida Biography


Flo Rida is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Flo Rida is not having an affair with anyone presently.

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Flo Rida started going out with model Phoenix White in December 2007. They dated for about 6 months before deciding to end their relationship in the summer of 2008.

He dated the actress Vivica A. Fox revealed that she had a crush on the Miami based rapper. It was later revealed that they had been spotted together out on a date in Miami a couple of weeks before her interview.

Flo was linked up with model and actress Brenda Song in May 2009 by the tabloids after she was spotted at his concert in Los Angeles. It was claimed that they had gotten cozy backstage at the event and he was later spotted leaving with her.

Flo was reported to be going out with recording artist Brandy. He was spotted at her birthday party in February. According to onlookers, they were holding hands at the party. She herself confirmed that they were going out, in an interview, in April and she stopped short of labeling themselves as a couple but claimed that he was somebody in his life in whom she was interested.

However, their relationship didn’t last long. She claimed that she had decided to end their relationship as she wanted to focus on her career. But there were sources that claimed he had left her for another woman.

The rapper started going out with actress and model Eva Marcille. They were first spotted together in June at the BET Awards 2010. It was also reported that Eva was the reason behind his breakup with Brandy.

He eventually confirmed that he was going out with Eva during his appearance on the Wendy Williams show. They decided to pull curtains on their relationship in the early months of 2011.

Flo Rida started his volatile and on and off relationship with actress and model Melyssa Ford in the early months of 2011. Over the course of the next 18 months, they broke up on 3 occasions only to get back together. In one of her interviews after their final break up, Melyssa called his conversational skills fairly limited.

He started going out with model Darnell Nicole in October 2016. However, their affair didn’t last even 6 months and they went separate ways in February 2017.

This rapper has a son named Zohar Paxton. The mother of his child is Alexis Adams.

Relationship Facts of Flo Rida

  • Flo Rida is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is not straight and is gay.

Who is Flo Rida?

Flo Rida is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. Likely, his debut single ‘Low’ was released in the year 2008.

Flo Rida: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Flo Rida was born in Carol City, Florida, the United States on  September 17, 1979. His birth name is  Tramar Lacel Dillard and he is currently 42 years old.

However, (his father’s and mother’s name is unknown). A music enthusiast since childhood, he got a feel of real music through his brother-in-law who was associated with the local rap group ‘2 Live Crew’ as a hype man.

While in his ninth-grade he became a member of the amateur rap group ‘GroundHoggz’. The other three members of the group were his friends from the apartment complex he lived in. The four members of the group worked together for eight years. He has a sister namely, Julia Dillard.
Flo holds American citizenship and mixed (African-American) ethnicity. His birth sign is  Virgo.


Talking about Flo’s education history, he completed his high school studies in 1998 and he enrolled at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ to study international business management, only to drop out after two months.

He also had a stint at ‘Barry University.

Flo Rida: Professional Life, Career

Talking about his profession his association with his brother-in-law led him to work as a hype man and backup rapper of Fresh Kid Ice, a member of ‘2 Live Crew’. He toured along with Ice in such a capacity and went on to feature in many tracks of the latter’s album ‘Freaky Chinese’ (2004).

Whereas his work with Ice drew the attention of Jodeci member DeVante Swing and even though he came under the guidance of A&R, he strived to associate with a good label and faced rejections from major record labels. In the year 2000, he signed with the American hip hop group ‘Hot Boyz’.

In his struggling days, he did several odd jobs to make his musical passion forward, strayed in motels and even on the streets sometimes. After getting a call from a representative of the American record label ‘Poe Boy Entertainment’ (presently ‘Poe Boy Music Group’), he went back to Florida. He signed with the label in 2004.

In fact, the song ‘Bitch I’m From Dade County’ from the 2007 album of DJ Khaled titled ‘We the Best’ featured him in a guest appearance for the first time along with Rick Ross, Dre, C-Ride, Trina, Brisco, and Trick Daddy.

Additionally, his debut studio album ‘Mail on Sunday’ released on March 18, 2008, generated three singles including ‘Low’.  Many of the tracks of ‘Mail on Sunday’ featured guest artists including Lil Wayne in ‘American Superstar’; Timbaland in ‘Elevator’; will.i.am in ‘In The Ayer’; and Sean Kingston in ‘Roll’ among others.

In the year 2008, he also featured in albums like ‘The Fame’ by Lady Gaga, ‘Gutta’ by Ace Hood, and ‘We Global’ by DJ Khaled; and guest performed in singles like ‘Running Back’ by Jessica Mauboy and ‘Move Shake Drop’ by DJ Laz.

Moreover, ‘R.O.O.T.S spawned six singles ‘Right Round’, ‘Shone’, ‘Sugar’, ‘Jump’, ‘Be on You’, and ‘Available’. The lead single of ‘R.O.O.T.S titled ‘Right Round’ was released earlier on January 27, 2009.

Many movies like ‘Rush Hour, ‘The Hangover’ and ‘Pitch Perfect’ among others used the singleRight Round’.

Awards, Nomination

He won the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Hip-Hop Song, NRJ Music Award for Hit of the Year,  he also won World Music Legend Award for Outstanding Contribution To Dance Music Industry.

Flo Rida: Net Worth, Salary

He has an estimated net worth of around $30 million as of 2022, and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career.

Flo Rida: Rumors and Controversy

There was a rumor that Flo is gay. Later, it was revealed that he is bisexual. Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Flo Rida has a height of 6 feet 3 inches and he weighs is 92Kg. His hair color is black and his eyes color is dark brown.

Social Media

Being an American rapper, Flo has a huge fan following. He has been active on social sites like FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

He has around 1.5M followers on his Facebook and around 5.19M followers on his Twitter. Likewise, he has around 774K followers on his Instagram.


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