Music: Metro Boomin

Metro Boomin
Birth name Leland Tyler Wayne
Also known as
  • Young Metro
  • Metro
  • Lil Metro
Born September 16, 1993 (age 23)
St. Louis, Missouri
Origin Atlanta, Georgia
  • Record producer
  • songwriter
  • DJ
Years active 2015–present
Associated acts
Roc-A-Fella Records
Parent company The Island Def Jam Music Group a division of Universal Music Group
Founded 1996; 21 years ago
Founder Jay-Z
Damon Dash
Kareem “Biggs” Burke
Status Active
Distributor(s) Def Jam Recordings
(In the US)
Virgin EMI Records
(In the UK)
Genre Various
Country of origin United States
Location New York City, New York
Official website
Republic Records
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Parent company Universal Music Group
Founded 1995; 22 years ago
Country of origin United States
Location New York CityNew York
Official website
Universal Music Distribution (abbreviated as UMD and formerly known as MCA Music Distribution Corp., Uni Distribution Corp., Universal Music & Video Distribution Inc., Universal Music Distribution Corp.Universal Music & Video Distribution Corp.) is a unit of Universal Music Group. It oversees the distribution and sales of such UMG labels as Republic RecordsIsland RecordsDef Jam RecordingsCapitol Music GroupInterscope Geffen A&M RecordsUMG NashvilleVerve Music GroupDecca Label GroupUniversal Music Latin EntertainmentUniversal Music Enterprises, and Varèse Sarabande. It also provides North American distribution to non-Universal-owned labels such as Roc NationBig Machine RecordsABKCO RecordsConcord Records, Darksyde Productions Inc and Rounder Records and handles worldwide distribution for the Disney Music Group‘s two labels: Walt Disney Records and Hollywood Records.[1] It also managed distribution and sales for Vivendi Entertainment, the company’s home entertainment division, until it was sold to Gaiam in 2012.


  1.  “Universal Music Group (UMG) & Disney Music Group (DMG) Expand Agreement Globally”. PR Newswire. 20 March 2013. Retrieved 6 May 2013.

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