“If Young Metro Don’t Trust You…“. We’ve all heard it. It’s pretty much a phenomenon at this point. Super Producer Metro Boomin might just have the illest producer tag of the last few years. Metro recently sat down with DJ Drama and explained how the tag came about.
“I’ve been using that as a tag in beats since about August,” Metro Boomin said. “‘Jumpman,’ before the song was recorded, that beat, it already said that. Me and Future had did this song with Uncle Murda and one of the lines he had said in there was, ‘If young Metro don’t trust you, I’m gon’ shoot you.’ When he said that it had a different tone, but I remember when we were in the studio he had another tone, which is the one that’s the tag that was just like muted. I just made sure to go back on the session and just get it and just go HAM with it.”
Metro Boomin went on to describe Kanye West‘s reaction the first time he heard it.
“I had a sense that he liked it because we were in the studio before, and you know the Kanye dance he does when he’s doing his thing? he was just going crazy doing that and saying, ‘If Young Metro don’t trust you…’