Multi-Platinum music producer “Tre Gilliam” the prodigy of this era
Written by dilemaradio on October 21, 2021
Frank Dante Gilliam III, better known as “Tre Gilliam” is a 19-Year old Multi-Platinum Music Producer and Film Director from St. Petersburg, Florida.
Tre was an excellent basketball player at Gibbs High School in St. Petersburg, Florida, with a promising basketball career in front of him.
Due to a serious injury that prevented him from fulfilling his dream, Tre decided to shift focus from basketball to music.
Besides basketball Tre had a passion for film and music at an early age. Gilliam started playing the Drums and keys at three and has had a love for music ever since. Music has always been a part of his life.
Gilliam started to make beats for rapper “Project Youngin”, who came from the same city, St.Petersburg. The two knew each other through Youngin’s sister who often played basketball with the young producer. One day the rapper invited Gilliam to the studio. Tre Gilliam, passionate about music started making beats and that’s how the two started working together.
From then on, other music artists began to reach out to the young producer including the well-known artist “Rod Wave.”
Tre Gilliam produced among others Rod Wave’s first track and the title track from the 2nd studio album “Pray 4 Love.” Here you can also find Tre’s footprint on the song “Thug Motivation.”
During an interview on the “Tha Producer Spot,” Tre Gilliam said the following: Working with Rod it’s like a dream come true. I love the music that we’re able to make. I feel like it’s lasting music. It’s good music, it’s still vibing every time we cook something.
Tre Gilliam has currently produced chart-topping music for artists such as NBA Youngboy, Rod Wave, Lil Durk, Roddy Ricch, Moneybagg Yo, and Plies, just to name a few. Tre reached the Billboard Top 200 Albums and multiple Billboard Top 100 Hits. Along with numerous platinum and gold-certified singles and albums.
The 19-year-old producer is now being assigned placement after placement and he is currently one of the best music producers of this era.
The talented producer can be found on youtube under the name “Tre Made This”.