Percy Romeo Miller, Jr. (born August 19, 1989), better known by his stage name Maserati Rome (formerly Lil' Romeo & Romeo) or his acting/business name Romeo Miller, is an American rapper, actor, basketball player, entrepreneur, and model. Miller is the son of well known rap mogul Master P. Miller has founded record label's Guttar Music, Take A Stand, The Next Generation & his current label No Limit Forever. Miller still holds the spot of the youngest person to hit #1 on the Billboard 200, a record that was previously held by music icon Michael Jackson.
Miller gained fame & success in the early 2000s after signing with his father's popular and successful label at the time No Limit Records with the help of his debut single & most successful single to date "My Baby" which went on to be certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) it established Miller as the youngest person to achieve the #1 spot on the Billboard 200. In 2001 Miller released his debut & most successful album to date Lil 'Romeo it charted the US Billboard 200 at number six & went on to be certified gold, selling over 500,000 copies.
Miller performed the single "My Baby" with his father Master P for late pop singer Michael Jackson at Jackson's 30th Anniversary Celebration, which was also broadcast on television.
In the later 2000s, as No Limit Records popularity was slowly declining, so was Miller's. Miller then signed to his father's relaunch label New No Limit Records. In 2002, Miller released his second album titled Game Time; it charted the US Billboard 200 at number thirty-three. In 2004, Miller released his third album Romeoland; it charted on the US Billboard 200 at number seventy. In 2002, Nickelodeon offered Miller his own show titled Romeo!; the show was successful on the network and went on to run for three seasons. He also voiced Lil'Q on All Grown Up!
In 2006, Miller released his digital album titled Lottery it was his first album released with his name changed to Romeo. In 2006, Miller released the soundtrack to his movie God's Gift; it was Miller's first album to be explicit. In 2007, Miller was offered and accepted a scholarship to play for the USC Trojans; Miller would play for the team until he was let go before his junior season in 2010.
In 2011, Miller starred in the successful film, Jumping the Broom. In 2012 Miller would also star in Tyler Perry's successful film Madea's Witness Protection. Miller is currently working on his upcoming fourth studio album due for release in 2015.
Miller was born in New Orleans. He is the son of rapper and entrepreneur Master P and former rapper Sonya C. He is the nephew of rappers C-Murder and Silkk the Shocker, cousin of producer, singer & rapper Mo B. Dick and the brother of singer and actress Cymphonique Miller. Romeo was signed to No Limit's subsidiary label Soulja Music Entertainment at the age of five, after he wrote a rap to his father.