Boi-1da

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Birthday
12, 1986
Birthplace
Kingston, Jamaica
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
12, 1986 (age 32)
Birthplace
Kingston, Jamaica

About

Hip-hop music producer born Matthew Jehu Samuels and known as Boi-1da. His production credits include work with Kanye WestDrake, Das Racist, and The Diplomats.

Before Fame

As a teenager, he was a three-time Battle of the Beatmakers champion.

Trivia

Between 2010 and 2013, he received three Grammy Awards and was nominated for seven more.

Family Life

He was born in Jamaica, but he grew up in Ontario, Canada. He was introduced to dancehall music by his father.

Associated With

He produced the hit song "Not Afraid" by rapper Eminem.