Tyga Bio, Net Worth, Age, Wife, Children, Height, Parents, Siblings, Nationality - Naija News 247

Tyga Bio, Net Worth, Age, Wife, Children, Height, Parents, Siblings, Nationality

Tyga was born Micheal Ray Stevenson. He is an American rapper.  Tyga after releasing some songs on his own signed a recording contract with Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Republic Records in 2008.

Tyga Biography

Micheal Ray Stevenson (born November 19, 1989), known professionally as Tyga (a backronym for Thank You God Always), is an American rapper. After a number of independent releases, Tyga signed a recording contract with Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Republic Records in 2008. His major label debut Careless World: Rise of the Last King was released in 2011 and included the successful singles “Rack City”, “Faded” (featuring Lil Wayne), “Far Away” (featuring Chris Richardson), “Still Got It” (featuring Drake), and “Make It Nasty”. The album’s success was followed up with Hotel California (2013) and Fan of a Fan: The Album (2015), in collaboration with singer Chris Brown.

Tyga Age

How old Is Tyga? Tyga was born on November 19, 1989. He was born in Compton, California, United States.

Tyga Height

Tyga stands 1.71m tall.

Tyga Parents

The only known parent of Tyga is his mother. She is said to have supported her son’s career and ensured he made the best of his talent. His mother is of Afro-American and Vietnamese ancestry. Tyga’s mother is called Pasionaye Nguyen. His mother is said to have left his father due to domestic violence.

Tyga Siblings

Tyga is the only child of his mother. However, his father had disclosed in the past that he has six children with six different women. So he has five paternal siblings.


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Tyga Career

Tyga’s career began with him releasing a multitude of demo tapes and mixtapes. His 2007 debut mixtape, Young On Probation, garnered the attention of fellow California rapper and Gym Class Heroes lead vocalist, Travie McCoy. Seeing talent in the young artist, McCoy offered him a record deal with the independent label DCD2 Records (known then as Decaydence Records). Tyga also formed the record label G.E.D. Inc. (Grinding every day, Getting every dollar, or Getting educated daily) around the time, the same imprint that helped launch the career of fellow West Coast rapper Schoolboy Q, with whom he’s worked with early in his career. Tyga also has a G.E.D. Inc tattoo above his right eyebrow.

On June 10, 2008, Tyga released his debut independent album, No Introduction, on Decaydance Records. The album was preceded by the single “Coconut Juice”, featuring McCoy. One of the songs from this album, “Diamond Life”, was used in the video games Need for Speed: Undercover and Madden NFL 2009, as well as in the 2009 movie Fighting.

On February 16, 2018, Tyga released his sixth studio album, Kyoto. The album was panned by critics and sold poorly, becoming his first album to fail to chart anywhere.

On May 16, 2018, Tyga released the single “Taste” featuring Offset of Migos. The song was a hit, becoming one of the biggest songs of summer 2018 and peaking at number 8 on the US Billboard Hot 100. It marked Tyga’s first entry on the Hot 100 in three years, since 2015’s Ride Out, and is certified 4x platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The song is considered the catalyst for Tyga’s return to the mainstream music spotlight after almost 5 years of poor sales and negative reviews, being considered his “comeback” record.

In 2019, YG released the single “Go Loko”, which featured Tyga. He stated, “We wanted to do something different to kinda try to bring all Latins together” and “Even YG could tell you, he grew up around all Mexicans, so we really wanted to do something to give back to the culture.”

In July 2020, Tyga partnered with businessman Robert Earl to launch a virtual kitchen brand called Tyga Bites, which uses existing restaurants’ kitchens to produce branded menu items such as boneless chicken wings for delivery service only.

In 2021, Tyga competed on the sixth season of The Masked Singer as “Dalmatian”. He was the first of Group B to be eliminated.

Tyga Wife

Tyga has been involved with several women. He was married to Jordan Craig. News of their marriage was made public after documents were leaked to journalists in 2019. However, their marriage did not stand the test of time. The marriage lasted for three months. Tyga has also been engaged to Blac Chyna, with whom he has a child. Tyga moved on to Kylie Jenner. Reports say they started dating when Kylie Jenner was 17. They were seen at events and were always loved. Tyga gave Kylie Jenner a Ferrari on her 18th Birthday. They broke up and patched up several times until 2017 when they officially parted ways.

Is Tyga Dating AVRIL LAVIGNE? The two have been spotted sharing a very passionate kiss at Mugler X Hunter Schafer Party during Paris Fashion Week. There has been rumour of the two dating since they’ve been seen severally hanging out. In February, Avril brokeup with Mod who she was engaged to.

Tyga Children

Tyga has a son. He is called King Cairo and was born on October 16, 2012. King is the son he had with Blac Chyna.

Tyga Net Worth

Tyga has an estimated net worth of $8 Million. Tyga is a very famous and successful rapper-singer from America, who has achieved some serious acclaim in his career so far.

NameMicheal Ray Stevenson
Date of BirthNovember 19, 1989
Age33 years
Nationality American
WifeJordan Craig (m. 2010; ann. 2011)​
Blac Chyna (2011–2014)
Net Worth$8 million

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