French Montana, is a Moroccan-American rapper. Born and raised in Morocco, he immigrated to the United States with his family when he was 13. He is the founder of Coke Boys Records, and its predecessor Cocaine City Records. After years of independent material, he was signed as joint-venture record deal with Puff Daddy’s Bad Boy Records and Rick Ross’s Maybach Music Group in 2012.
French Montana released his mixtape debut in 2007, and had his first breakthrough with the single “Choppa Choppa Down” in 2010. He released his debut studio album Excuse My French on May 21, 2013. In July 2017, Montana released his second studio album, Jungle Rules, which peaked at number three on the Billboard 200. The album was supported by the single “Unforgettable”, featuring Swae Lee, which became Montana’s first song as lead artist to reach the top 10 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. Montana unexpectedly released that album as a mixtape and premiered it on Drake’s Beats 1 radio show, OVO Sound radio later that night. Montana revealed in an interview with Zane Lowe on his Beats 1 radio show that the first and second single from his upcoming project is ready to be released. He also announced a collaborative track with Chance the Rapper and Quavo, produced by Ben Billions, a collaboration with Swae Lee that is “just like ‘Unforgettable'”, as well as a song called “No Stylist”. On December 6, 2019, French Montana released his third studio album Montana, which includes the song “Writing on the Wall”, a collaboration with Cardi B, Post Malone and Rvssian. With all these hits it is no suprise French Montana locked in a deal with Drai’s Nightclub where he performs live on stage. You can checkout a list of upcoming events at Drai’s Nightclub here.
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Without further ado, French Montana’s top 5 tracks of all time:
5. French Montana – Wiggle It ft. City Girls
3. French Montana – All The Way Up ft. Remy Ma & Fat Joe
2. French Montana – No Stylist Ft. Drake
1. French Montana – Unforgettable ft. Swae Lee