Big Meech was born Demetrius Flenory on 21 June 1968 in Cleveland, Ohio and has an unsavoury past. Together with his brother Terry (known as Southwest T) they established an organization which trafficked cocaine across various US states.
He has garnered widespread media coverage due to his illegal activities and music industry connections. Furthermore, his private life includes details regarding his dating life.
Early Life and Education
Demetrius Flenory, commonly referred to as Big Meech was born 21st June 1968 in Cleveland Ohio and currently works as a drummer, reco producer and Record label owner by profession. Additionally he is well known for engaging in drug dealing and money laundering activities within the US, while having one brother known as Southwest T who operates similarly.
The duo quickly became highly successful at running illegal business dealings and earned considerable fortune from them. Additionally, they had strong connections with the music industry and helped promote several rappers during their early days.
Demetrius Flenory Jr, popularly known by his artist name Lil Meech is currently serving 30 years for his criminal activities as a drug dealer. 50 Cent’s new drama series Black Mafia Family features him prominently.
Demetrius Edward Flenory aka Big Meech began his career as both a drug dealer and money launderer. Along with his brother Terry (known as Southwest T), they operated the Black Mafia Family to launder money and distribute illegal substances across multiple cities within the US.
The duo was well known for living an extravagant lifestyle and spending large sums on parties, fancy cars and luxurious houses. Additionally, they backed several hip-hop artists by providing financing for music videos and albums produced by them.
Big Meech, born Demetrius Flenory Jr and known by his nickname Lil Meech, is an American national who holds citizenship rights in his own nation. As such, his citizenship affords him various privileges within it. Big Meech often shares photos with Lil Meech on his social media pages as father-son relationships are very close.
Achievement and Honors
Big Meech stands (will update soon). He boasts a well-built body, black eyes and locks. He is well known for releasing several hit songs as a reco producer by profession.
He has received multiple awards and honors for his contribution to music industry, being a major force behind hip-hop culture and popular media. However, he was involved in illegal activities like drug dealing.
He currently resides in Sheridan, Oregon’s federal prison system and will be released in 2028. Manessa Mia and Demetrius Flenory Jr are his children; details on their personal lives remain largely unreleased, although we know he shares one with Sabrina Peterson and have one child together.
Demetrius Flenory, commonly known by his nickname Big Meech, first rose to fame for his involvement with the Black Mafia Family (BMF), an underground drug trafficking and money laundering group he began conning $50 bags of cocaine with his brother Southwest T in the early 80s before expanding his reach across several US states and becoming known for drug dealing operations.
The BMF had strong ties to the music industry and supported young rappers financially. Unfortunately, their criminal activities eventually caught up with them and led to them being arrested in 2005.
Big Meech shares two children with Tonesa Welch, one being Lil Meech who gained prominence by portraying his father’s character on BMF series Euphoria. Lil Meech has also been linked with other women.
Big Meech reportedly amassed an estimated net worth of $100 Million. Most of his wealth came from drug trafficking and money laundering activities. At its height, Big Meech led Terry Lee Flenory aka Southwest T’s Black Mafia Family organization; which distributed cocaine across the US.
They operated BMF Entertainment record label and released hip-hop albums such as OJ Da Juiceman’s Bricksquad Monopoly and Project Pat’s Mr. Flamboyant under their own names. Following their arrests and sentencing to 30 years’ imprisonment.
Big Meech has long been the subject of interest due to his remarkable life story and subsequent rise of BMF, immortalized in books, television shows, and documentaries about him. His lavish lifestyle and close ties with high-profile rappers has left a mark on pop culture that lasts.