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William Leonard Roberts II was born in Coahoma County, Mississippi, and raised in Carol City, Florida. After graduating from Miami Carol City Senior High School, he later attended the historically black college Albany State University on a football scholarship. Ross worked as a correctional officer for 18 months between December 1995 until his resignation in June 1997.

In his early years at Suave House Records, Ross initially made his debut under the pseudonym Teflon Da Don. He made his recording debut on the song "Ain't Shhh to Discuss" on Erick Sermon's lone album for DreamWorks, Def Squad Presents Erick Onasis. In the mid-2000s, he later changed his name to Rick Ross. He derived his stage name from the former drug kingpin "Freeway" Rick Ross, to whom he has no connection.

After being signed to Suave House Records, former label for rap duo 8Ball & MJG, he eventually signed a deal with Slip-n-Slide Records, which has been under the Def Jam umbrella since 2006. While signed to Slip-n-Slide, Ross toured with fellow rapper Trick Daddy and made guest performances on other Slip-n-Slide albums.

William Leonard Roberts II (born January 28, 1976), better known by his stage name Rick Ross, sometimes written as Rick Ro$$ is an American rapper.
He took his stage name from the drug trafficker "Freeway" Ricky Ross, to whom he has no connection.
Rick Ross has also founded his own record label Maybach Music Group, on which he released his third studio album Deeper Than Rap.
Rick Ross was born William Leonard Roberts II in Coahoma County, Mississippi and raised in Carol City, Florida,
After graduating from Carol City Senior High School, he later attended the historically black college Albany State University in Albany, Georgia.
He joined Suave House Records, former label for rap duo 8Ball & MJG. He eventually signed a deal with Slip-n-Slide Records, which has been under the Def Jam umbrella since 2006. While signed to Slip-n-Slide, Ross toured with fellow rapper Trick Daddy and made guest performances on other Slip-n-Slide rap albums.

 

Hip Hop/RNB

9 Piece (feat. Lil' Wayne)
Aston Martin Music (feat. Drake and Chrisette Michelle)
Blowin' Money Fast (feat. Styles P)
Super High (feat. Ne Yo)
Touch 'N You (feat. Usher)
You The Boss (feat. Nicki Minaj)

Rock

Diced Pineapples (feat. Wale and Drake)
If They Knew (feat. K. Michelle)
The Devil Is A Lie (feat. Jay Z)
Thug Cry (feat. Lil Wayne)

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