Tyga Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.
Tyga Net Worth 2020 – Micheal Ray Stevenson, known by his stage name Tyga, is an American rapper from Compton. Tyga is best known for his singles ‘Rack City’, ‘Faded’, ‘Far Away’, ‘Still Got It’, and ‘Show You’.
Tyga whose real name is Micheal Ray Stevenson was born on November 19, 1989, in Compton, California, one of the most iconic cities in American Hip Hop history, but his parents moved when he was 12 to Gardena in California.
He claims to have been raised in a poor family, but it is a claim that has been disputed by hip-hop fans who consider it a misrepresentation of his upbringing in order to identify with one of the defining traits of hip-hop culture – a difficult background.
Regardless of his socio-economic background, Tyga has had a supportive family in his climb to the top of hip-hop music.
No information in his education is recorded
He started his career at the age of 15 when he started recording music and released his first mixtape titled Young on Probation in 2007 and it was good enough to attract the attention of Travie McCoy, who offered him his first record deal.
He subsequently signed with DCD2 Records, which at the time was known as Decaydence Records and released his first project, No Introduction under his new label in 2008.
Tyga, who had grown up listening to hip-hop artists like Fabolous, Lil Wayne, Eminem, and Cam’ron got a chance to work with one of his idols, Lil Wayne when he was signed onto Young Money Entertainment, Lil Wayne’s record label.
At Young Money, Tyga featured on popular songs like Bedrock and released his first mixtape, Fan of a Fan, under the label featuring songs like Deuces, No Bullshit, and Holla at me.
Deuces peaked on the Billboard Hot 100 at number 14 and at number 1 in the subcategory, Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, eventually earning a Grammy nomination at the 53rd Grammy Award.
He released his second studio album in 2012, four years after his first album in 2008 and titled it Careless World: Rise of the Last King.
It was commercially successful and featured popular singles like Rack City, Faded, Still Got It and Far Away. The album itself peaked on number four on the US Billboard 200.
So far in his career, Tyga has released six albums, with his most recent release being in 2018 for the album named Kyoto.
He has other projects to his name, including several mixtapes and a producer/director credit for a porn film, Rack City: The XXX Movie, which received several nominations at the AVN (Adult Video News) awards.
He has collaborated with several other music stars like Chris Brown, with whom he’s a frequent collaborator. Others include Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, Meek Mill, Future, Justin Bieber, among others.
He has been nominated for several awards, including a Grammy Award, BET Awards, American Music Awards, and World Music Awards.
Net Worth 2020
Tyga has a net worth of $3 million.