French Montana received a diamond award for his 2017 hit “Unforgettable,” featuring Swae Lee!
He is the first male artist from the South Bronx and the first African born to receive diamond certification. “Unforgettable” (featuring Swae Lee) sold 10 million copies in the US and received over 3 billion streams worldwide, placing French in exclusive company.
The GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles hosted the official debut of French’s joint venture, NAQI Healthcare, in collaboration with Guardian Recovery Network, providing in-home and private accommodation detoxification services for clients in Florida, New York, Texas, and California. NAQI is donating 10% of all profits to MusiCares, a 501(c)3 organization run by the Recording Academy, that has helped millions of musicians in need.
French Montana and Harry Fraud released "Montega".
French's, first independent release and fifth album, had Fraud handling all of the production.
Fraud and Montana incorporated samples from from the 1970s song “Since I First Laid Eyes on You” by Lou Courtney and the song “Femme Fatale” by Skylar Gudasz.
The album features Quavo, Benny the Butcher, Jadakiss, Chinx, Rick Ross, Babyface Ray, and EST Gee.
Earlier this year DreamDoll released her new music video for “Ice Cream Dream,” featuring French Montana.
DreamDoll is at a park in a custom ice cream truck, where she wears a candy bikini and links up with French, trading bars in front of a fire.
French Montana got a boost from Tik Tok.
His song “Cold” with Tory Lanez saw a boost thanks the dance challenge
“ALL I KEEP SEEING DOWN MY TIMELINE,” he wrote. “SHOUTOUT TO WHOEVER MADE THIS DANCE up IM LOOKING FOR U FOR THE REAL VIDEO @frenchmontana @torylanez COLD LETS KEEP THE PEOPLE DANCING THROUGH CARONA
Although, French hasn’t found the originator yet, that person is in line for a major opportunity. French posted another video minutes later featuring a masked dancer in an empty lot.
Cold” is French’s second single of 2020, following “That’s a Fact.” Tory Lanez has also been busy, releasing the 16 track The New Toronto 3 along with several singles and features.
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