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Rich The Kid      

Hip hop recording artist and record producer

Dimitri Leslie Roger (born July 13, 1992), better known by his stage name Rich The Kid, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer. Rich The Kid has worked with many artists including: Peewee Longway, Young Thug, OG Maco, DJ Carnage, Wiz Khalifa, Frank Ocean, Rockie Fresh, Kirko Bangz, and more.

Dimitri Leslie Roger was born in Queens, New York. He is of Haitian descent and grew up speaking Haitian Creole fluently. After his parent's divorce, Roger moved with his mother to Atlanta when he was 13. Roger said he grew up listening to, Nas, Jay Z, Tupac Shakur, Notorious B.I.G. and 50 Cent, but after moving to Atlanta, he started listening to T.I. and Young Jeezy. His first rap name was Black Boy The Kid, but later changed it to Rich The Kid.

In 2013, he released his debut solo mixtape, Been About The Benjamins and later that year released a collaborative mixtape series with Migos called Streets On Lock. His second solo mixtape titled Feels Good To Be Rich was released in August 2014, and featured artists Young Thug, Rockie Fresh, Kirko Bangz, Yo Gotti and Riff Raff. In November 2014, Rich The Kid released the single "On My Way" featuring GS9 artists, Bobby Shmurda and Rowdy Rebel.

Rich The Kid's first release in 2015 was a collaborative mixtape titled Still On Lock with Migos. In August 2015, he released his first solo project Flexin' On Purpose. The 14-track project featured collaborations with Fetty Wap, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich Homie Quan and Young Dolph. In October 2015, Streets On Lock 4 was released, which contained 27 tracks and features Young Dolph, 2 Chainz and Peewee Longway. Rich The Kid and iLoveMakonnen released Whip It, featuring 8 tracks on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, 2015, with guest spots from Rome Fortune, Migos, T-Wayne and Key!. The next month Dabbin' Fever was released on Christmas Eve 2015, with features from Wiz Khalifa, Curren$y, Kodak Black and Migos. He released his Trap Talk mixtape in April 2016, which features Kodak Black, PartyNextDoor, Ty Dolla Sign, Migos, and 21 Savage.

In March 2016, Rich The Kid started his own record label called Rich Forever Music. The label's first artist signed up was Chicago based Famous Dex. Rich The Kid also signed his first producer to Rich Forever Music TheLabCook The record label's first release was a 15-track compilation titled Rich Forever Music: The Mixtape, and featured Famous Dex, Skippa Da Flippa, Lil Yachty and Quavo. Rich Forever Music released their second project Rich Forever 2 in July 2016, a collaborative mixtape between Rich the Kid and fellow labelmate Famous Dex, with collaborations from Jaden Smith, Wiz Khalifa, Lil Yachty, and Young Thug.

In June 2016 Rich The Kid signed a deal with 300 Entertainment for 300 to become a parent company for Rich Forever Music.

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