7 Things About Flo Rida You Definitely Didn’t Know
Flo Rida has been topping the charts for a decade, however, there is still a lot about him that many fans don’t know. Below is a list of 7 noteworthy things about Flo Rida you definitely do not know.
1. He has a twin sister
Not only does Flo Rida have a twin, she is one of seven sisters! Of course that means Flo and his twin are nonidentical, and fortunately, at well over 6 feet, he is the taller of the pair.
2. He is one of the top 100 Downloaded Artist of All Time
Flo has amassed over 80 million downloads and gains more every day. To put this in perspective, less than 100 artists have ever done this, ranking him amongst Van Halen, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Beyoncé.
3. Flo’s Youtube Watch time is over 3.5 Billion Minutes!
For every catchy song he releases, there are videos to match. Over his career, 3.5 billion minutes of watch time has been tallied on his youtube channel. That is 5,000 years straight of watching Flo Rida videos!
4. A Flo Rida Song has been in the Billboard Hot 100 for 11 consecutive years
Flo is a staple on the Billboard Hot 100. Since the release of a Low, not a year has gone by without Flo Rida breaking the top 100.
2008: Elevator, Roll, In The Ayer
2009: Right Round, Shone, Sugar, Jump, Be On You
2010: Club Can’t Handle Me, Turn Around (5 4 3 2 1)
2011: Who Dat Girl
2012: Good Feeling, Wild Ones, Whistle
2013: I Cry
2014: How I Feel
2015: GDFR, I Don’t Like It, I Love It
2016: Hello Friday, My House
5. He is a gym freak
Flo takes his fitness regiment very seriously. Even on tour, he ensures his diet is healthy and has workout equipment at his hotel (or in his room). He has even been spotted working out well past midnight to keep fit while on the road. His interest in fitness has translated to his business life as he is involved in Celsius, a fitness drink and he has his own workout program- Flo Fit. He’s even landed the cover of Muscle & Fitness, a rare feat for most hip-hop artists.
6. Flo used to sell CDs at Pitbull Concerts.
Before he was famous, he would sell CDs outside of Pitbull Concerts in South Beach. Now they are doing songs together.
7. “Low” was the top-selling digital download of the 2000s.
Out of all the songs that came out during 2000-2009, “Low” was the most downloaded of them all. 10 years later, “Low” is still a pinnacle in Flo’s discography.
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