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Port St. Lucie, Florida (2007 – present)

Antoine McColister (born May 11, 1988 in Port St. Lucie, Florida), better known by his stage name Ace Hood, is an American rapper signed to DJ Khaled’s label, We The Best Music. Following a football injury in the tenth grade he began to seriously consider rapping as a career. In 2007, he met DJ Khaled and gave him his demo tape. Khaled asked Ace to rap over the instrumental of I’m So Hood and then decided to sign him. His debut album, Gutta, was released in 2008 and featured appearances from T-Pain, Rick Ross, Akon, Flo Rida and Trey Songz. His second album, Ruthless, was released in June 2009 and debuted at #23 on the Billboard 200.

PFFFFFF! Yeah right! What are you? The King of Knots? You think you’re the freaking King of Tying Knots??

Florida’s heat has been radiating over hip-hop for many years. From the legendary “Uncle” Luke Campbell, Trick Daddy and Trina to DJ Khaled, Flo Rida, T-Pain, Rick Ross and Plies, the sunshine state has always produced hot music. The next artist to emerge from this sizzling climate is Ace Hood, and with an ace on the top of the deck, he is guaranteed to continue Florida’s heat wave.

“I got the name Ace as a child. My family always thought that I would be the one who would succeed in whatever I did,” he explains. “I feel like I’m an army in myself. I carry my own weight and since I represent for the hood, why not attach that to my name?”

Born Antoine McColister in Broward County, Florida, Ace knew he was destined for greatness. After an injury derailed his burgeoning football career, Ace turned to his true passion, rapping. At the age of 17, Ace teamed up with the Broward-County-based entertainment label, Dollaz & Dealz, to record the hit “M.


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  • SirSpliff420-

    Starvation 2 thoooo (fire emojis)

    1 Feb 8:36pm Reply
  • M-Langford89

    Hood Nation!!!

    28 Jan 2:18am Reply
  • lxlmandudelxl

    lord have mercy all I wanted was a beamer

    1 Aug 2014 Reply
  • bloody72

    pozdrowienia ze Śląska dla fanów Ace Hood

    30 Jun 2014 Reply
  • OG-Gurda

    New song with Skepta is a banger.

    17 Jun 2014 Reply
  • OG-Gurda

    'Why' is his best song and one of the best new-southern rap tunes as well. Bugatti is one of the worst rap songs in history.

    20 May 2014 Reply
  • MarliQQ

    Get in your car turn up the bass and put on "Jamaica" and you will thank Ace for letting you be "gangsta" for 4 minutes...

    17 Mar 2014 Reply
  • kwayne16


    29 Jan 2014 Reply
  • HugoDalton

    S3 Dope as Fuck

    18 Jan 2014 Reply
  • YoungMuser

    #S3 on u fuck niqqaz!

    18 Jan 2014 Reply
  • mightyscooop

    Damn his mixtapes always so much better than his albums. lovin this shit. thanks hood

    17 Jan 2014 Reply
  • YoungMuser

    Rap Game Beast is back. #FYFR

    11 Jan 2014 Reply
  • Atreidezz

    Get Money featuring Rick Ross is the catchiest thing ever produced.

    27 Dec 2013 Reply
  • YoungMuser

    Can't wait till #S3 crash tha streetz..

    14 Dec 2013 Reply
  • thehatchet777

    another statistic

    18 Aug 2013 Reply
  • betoonking

    This dude is the Jaime Kennedy of rap.

    5 Aug 2013 Reply
  • AnthonyLF1025

    new album is great for what it's meant for, fuck the hate.

    15 Jul 2013 Reply
  • mightyscooop

    honestly i love ace hood but he has released atleast 4-5 mixtapes that i enjoy more than the latest album :/ idk why his albums dont match the tapes in quality in my opinion... its still not bad just nothing great, his latest Starvation 2 blows this away imo. not hatin, ace is consistent this just didnt deliver for me, on listen one at least...

    13 Jul 2013 Reply
  • YoungMuser

    One of the best albums of the year, as expected.

    13 Jul 2013 Reply
  • ChelseaSmile95

    I remember French Montana said, "Don't pray for me, pray for the weak". So why does he ask somebody to pray for him? lol

    13 Jul 2013 Reply
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