Micheal Ray Nguyen-Stevenson is a well-known rapper, song composer, and famous singer who has also featured in many famous television channels as a performer. He was born on November 19, 1989, where his professional name is Tyga which means Thank you God always.
Though he had some misunderstandings with Young Money his fourth album named The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty was released successfully without any complications on June 23, 2015, which was an utter flop in his career selling only 5,000 albums in the commencing week.
He raised up leaving behind all the negative reviews by featuring a single in May 2018 named Taste which also topped the Billboard Hot 100. That single was a huge success in his music career as the single was also included in the seventh album of Legendary released in the year 2019.
On September 14, 1998, he was featured in Total Request Live. On January 26, 2003, he participated in Jimmy Kimel Live’s late-night talk show followed by The Ellen DeGeneres TV show on September 8 in the same year. After a gap, he was again featured in Wild’s Out and Backstage Pass TV shows in the year 2005.
In 2007 he joined the TV show Keeping up with the Kardashians followed by his debut album in 2008 where he released his compilation album “The Potential” and Outraged and Underage in the year 2009 including a TV show Styl’d. We are young money was Tyler’s first compilation album released on December 21, 2009.
His former name was Micheal Ray Stevenson. He was raised till the age of 12 in Compton, California. He is the descent from both Vietnam and Jamaica as his mother was a Jamaican. He was highly inspired by famous singers like Eminem, Fabolous, and Cameron right from his childhood.
He is from a low socially economic place but he claims that he lived a lavish life where his parents are richer in the town and also said that his nickname was Tiger Woods. His career was affected due to his leaked videos on social media but he responded to those situations in a sarcastic manner.
Tyga Net Worth
As of the year 2020, his net worth is $5 Million. He also runs a clothing store named Last Kings in the area of Los Angeles where he has spent nearly $120,000 for its interior design works. Due to his wealthy lifestyle which was also obvious to everyone in the television industry he faced some tax issues as well.
California stated a notice to Tyga for paying his unpaid taxes of worth $19,000 in September 2015 where he was also faced with the same tax issue in the year 2014 which is an ear earlier of speculation. Due to this problem for many months he did not make any mode of payments.
Tyga signed Lil Wayne’s “Young Money Entertainment” deal after the huge success of his first album “Young on Probation”.His performance for the song ‘Deuces’ has claimed to reach the number 14 on the list of Billboard Hot 100 where he sang along with the performers namely Chris Brown and Kevin McCall.
MacCoy helped Tyga to publish his first album as he is his own cousin. In 2008 “No Introduction” was released wherein the track of ‘Diamond Life’ video games were featured for high interaction with the viewers in the movie ‘Fighting’.He also worked hard enough to make his first album for the studio by performing a number of mixtapes.
Initially, he worked with Lil Wayne and later he collaborated with Bow Wow, Chris Brown, and Rick Ross where he also signed for Kanye West’s Good Music Imprint.
On the US billboard, his song was topped in number 4 for Careless World in the year 2012.
He took off his music career at a full pace where he created permanent fame in the hip hop industry. He also signed up for Good Music in the year 2016 which was announced by Kanye West.
Tyga and Blac Chyna were in a serious relationship since October 5, 2011, as they met each other during a F.A.M.E tour that was held after the party in Miami at the Kings of Diamonds. Blac Chyna is also a leading singer in the music field as she performed with Tyga in the music video of “Rack City”.
The world recognized them as an official couple in March 2012, after they joined their hearts and hands to pose for a cover together for Urban Ink Magazine.
They became happy parents in the year 2012 when they are gifted with a baby boy named King Cairo Stevenson where they also inked their son’s name as a parent’s tattoo. After 2 months they got engaged with each other where they got split in the year 2014.
He is also speculated to have a relationship with Kylie Jenner where they hold each other’s hand in Mexico gone viral in social media after Jenner’s 18th birthday where some say that Jenner was in a relationship with Tyler since 16.
Black Chyna also dated Rob Kardashian who is a half-brother for Kylie Jenner. Tyga and Jenner’s love story was not a fairy tale end as they split their relationship in April 2017.
Though Tyga has many up and down in his career and personal life he sustained well and he is a real competitor. He was nominated as the Best Rap performer in Grammy Awards 2010. He published his first collaborative mixtape and named it Fan of Fan in 2010 where the collaboration also got nominated by the Grammy Awards in the year 2011.
He joined The Dub Magazine Project and Ridiculousness TV show in 2011.
He was nominated by the BET Hip hop Award for 7 categories. He was also nominated for 8 awards in the year 2014 followed by the best collaboration award nomination in 2019 and his success story has no end.