StreetRunner

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Streetrunner
STREETRUNNER Akai MPC 2000XL.jpg
Background information
Birth name Nicholas Warwar
Origin Miami, Florida, United States
Genres Hip hop
Occupation(s) Producer, DJ
Instruments MPC 2000XL
Years active 2004-present
Labels Sony ATV
Associated acts Lil Wayne, Fat Joe, Eminem, Royce da 5'9", 2 Chainz, Rick Ross, Fabolous

Nicholas Warwar, professionally known as STREETRUNNER,[citation needed] is an American, Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum super-producer from Miami, Florida. He began his music career as a DJ and gained recognition as a producer in 2004 with the Billboard charting hit single "Take Me Home" by Terror Squad.[1] He has since become a major fixture as a high-profile hip hop producer, working with artists such as Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Fat Joe, Fabolous, The Game, Ludacris, 2 Chainz, Rick Ross, DJ Khaled, Slaughterhouse, Eminem, and LL Cool J. In 2009, he won a Grammy Award for his production on Lil Wayne's album Tha Carter III, which was Best Rap Album and has sold over 3.6 million copies in the United States.[citation needed] STREETRUNNER contributed to the second half of the track "Bad Guy", performed by Detroit–based rapper Eminem, which appears on his 2013 album The Marshall Mathers LP 2. In 2014, his mainstream hit record "My Homies Still" by Lil Wayne featuring Big Sean became certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).[citation needed] He is currently signed to Sony ATV.[1]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Result
2008 Grammy Awards Album of The Year (Lil Wayne – Tha Carter III) Nominated
Rap Album of The Year (Lil Wayne – Tha Carter III) Won
2012 Grammy Awards Rap Album of The Year (Lil Wayne – Tha Carter IV) Nominated
2013 Grammy Awards Rap Album of The Year (2 Chainz – Based On A T.R.U. Story) Nominated
2014 Grammy Awards Rap Album of The Year (Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2) Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Exclusive Hip Hop News, Audio, Lyrics, Videos, Honeys, Wear, Sneakers, Download Mixtapes. Hiphopgame.com (2006-01-31). Retrieved on 2011-10-22.

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