MT Motherland boy was Born in Paris (France)on march 17th 1984. He Grew up in Bamako (Mali), and matured in Atlanta, that would the best way to describe his origins and upbringing. He is nothing short of an international prodigy , first got interested in music when he was 12 years old , starting a group with 3 other childhood friends, the Nesby Brothers, being influenced by artists like 2 Pac , Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Jay z , Nas, Busta Rhymes ,NTM,MC Sollar, I AM, Lunatic (french Rappers). Back then MT was rapping in French which is his native language. At the age of 18 he moved from Mali to the United States. That’s when he had what he calls his calling, he found a renewed passion for Hip Hop this music that influenced him so much growing up in one of the poorest country on the Planet.