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High Times, Young Dro

Young Dro

October 19th, 2013

Birth Name:
Djuan Hart

Young Dro


Years Active:
'00s, '10s

Young Dro


Atlanta rapper and T.I. protégé Young Dro decided to pursue a career in rap music in order to break the cycle of tribulations from hustling and inner-city life. Young Dro was born D'Juan Hart in Bankhead, a particularly rough neighborhood on Atlanta's west side. His inspiration for wanting to rap came from the success of one of his best friends, Chris "Daddy Mack" Smith, one half of early-'90s rap sensation Kris Kross. Musically speaking, however, Goodie Mob — also west Atlanta natives — had the biggest impact on him. Hart embarked on his professional career around 2000 when he signed to bass music rapper Raheem the Dream's local Atlanta label, Tight IV Life Records, under just the moniker Dro. He released the regional hit "Yes Sir" and album I Got That Dro around the same time T.I. dropped his debut, I'm Serious. Although he had known T.I. since the early '90s, they grew apart for some time. By early 2006, Young Dro was signed to T.I.'s imprint, Grand Hustle Entertainment. Backed by the self-proclaimed "King of the South" T.I. and major label Atlantic Records, Young Dro hit the ground running with the popular single "Shoulder Lean" in summer 2006. It had heavy rotation on BET and MTV2, and its cellular phone ringtone sold over 500,000 units. The hit single is featured on his major-label debut, Best Thang Smokin', released in late August the same year.

Top Albums

High Times, Young Dro
1. High Times
Best Thang Smokin', Young Dro
2. Best Thang S..
Day One, Young Dro
3. Day One
Bleedin' Da Block 14, Young Dro
4. Bleedin' Da ..
Best Thang Smokin', Young Dro
5. Best Thang S..
Don Cannon & Young Dro Present R.I.P., Young Dro
6. Don Cannon &..
Dro Street, Young Dro
7. Dro Street
I Am Legend (DJ Scream & MLK Present), DJ Scream
8. I Am Legend ..
Black Boy Swag, White Boy Tags, Young Dro
9. Black Boy Sw..
Ralph Lauren Reefa, Young Dro
10. Ralph Lauren..
Polo Dro, Young Dro
11. Polo Dro
We Outchea, Young Dro
12. We Outchea
Drocabulary, Young Dro
13. Drocabulary
I Am Legend, Young Dro
14. I Am Legend
Equestrian Dro, Young Dro
15. Equestrian D..
Strong - Single, Young Dro
16. Strong - Sin..
Here I Go (feat. T.I., Mystikal, Young Dro & Shad Da God) - Single, Spodee
17. Here I Go (f..
FDB (Remix) [feat. DJ Drama, French Montana, T.I., Trinidad James] - Single, Young Dro
18. FDB (Remix) ..
Water - Single, Pimpstick Quezzy
19. Water - Sing..
Money Mann (feat. Young Dro) - Single, Rich
20. Money Mann (..

Top Songs

FDBFDB - Single3:40$1.29
FDB (Remix) [feat. DJ Drama, French ..FDB (Remix) [feat. DJ Drama..4:47$1.29
Bad Bitch (feat. T.I., Spodee & ..High Times4:32$1.29
FDBHigh Times3:40$1.29
StrongHigh Times2:53$1.29
Nope (feat. T.I.)High Times4:23$1.29
FDBFDB - Single3:39$1.29
Hammer Time (feat. Spodee)High Times4:05$1.29
Djuan & Spodee (feat. Spodee)High Times4:31$1.29
Odds (feat. Forgeeauto & Mac Bon..High Times5:07$1.29
Shoulder LeanShoulder Lean - Single4:20$0.99
Take You There (feat. Natasha Mosley..High Times2:48$1.29
I'm ColdHigh Times3:55$1.29
Power UpHigh Times3:16$1.29
Homeboyz (feat. Doe B)High Times4:42$1.29
Shoulder Lean (feat. T.I.)Day One4:19$0.99
Rubberband BanksBest Thang Smokin'4:49$0.99
Free Fall (feat. Blu June)High Times4:18$1.29
Top Back (Remix)Grand Hustle Presents In da..4:32$0.99
Hello (feat. Natasha Mosley)High Times3:35$1.29
Fdb Remix (feat. French Montana, Tri..We Run This, Vol. 10 (Mixed..4:31$0.99
Shoulder Lean (Featuring T.I.)Best Thang Smokin'4:18$0.99
Shoulder Lean (feat. T.I.)Best Thang Smokin'4:17$0.99
Corner Boys (feat. Miloh Smith)High Times3:43$1.29
StrongStrong - Single2:53$1.29

Top Music Videos

Ain't I, Yung L.A., Young Dro & T.I.
1. Ain't I
Take Off (feat. Yung L.A.), Young Dro
2. Take Off (feat..
Ain't Chu U (feat. Young Dro, Nitti Beatz & Dorrough) [Director's Cut], Mike Epps
3. Ain't Chu U (f..
Rubberband Banks, Young Dro
4. Rubberband Ban..
Polo (feat. Young Dro), Vado
5. Polo (feat. Yo..
Checkin' My Fresh (feat. Maino & Young Dro), Kia Shine
6. Checkin' My Fr..


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