Tyler, the creator, was born on March 6, 1991; he was raised in Ladera Heights, California, U.S; his real name is Tyler Gregory Okonma, and he is also known as ACe.Gap Tooth T.DJ Stank Daddy.Tyler Haley.Wolf Haley and Tyler Baudelaire. Tyler is an American rapper, singer, actor, record producer, fashion designer and songwriter; his genres are jazz-pop, RnB, neo-soul, alternative hip-hop, horrorcore. he has his record label "odd future records."
Tyler is a young multitalented artist, and he continuously mesmerizes his fans by giving extraordinary music to his fans since day one when he just entered the music industry.
Many of his fans may know that Tyler The Creator is gay from the beginning. He has expressed through the many songs that he is gay; apparently, the 30-year-old rapper is dating Jaden smith(rapper), though Tyler hasn't publicly announced yet, Jaden smith has confirmed dating Tyler the Creator.
In his recent interview with Apple Music Beats 1 radio, Jaden Smith said, "Tyler doesn't want to say but tyler's my motherfng boyfriend and he's been my motherf**ng boyfriend,my whole fuc**ng life."
Tyler's parents were of mixed descent, his father was a Nigerian with Igbo ancestry, and her mother is a mix of African-American and European-Canadian. The American rapper expressed that he never had a chance to meet his father in an interview. His single mother raised him, and he spent his entire childhood in Ladera heights and nearby Hawthorne.
As a child, Tyler had a very turbulent early life; hence when it comes to education, Tyler had to change the schools about 12 times between first grade to high school graduation in LA and Sacramento. As he grew up, the 30-year-old rapper had a dream to be a successful rapper in the future; he had not given up even for a second to reach his life goal. When he was just 7 years old, he made his tracklist, covers and wrote a song.
Reportedly, Tyler the Creator is dating his boyfriend, Jaden Smith. (Dominique Clare)
In his early days, Tyler worked for FedEx and several other part-time jobs such as Starbucks, Macdonald's; as time went by, Tyler learned many musical instruments like piano and guitar; slowly, he developed his skills to become a rapper a music artist.his dedication to his dream made him reach where he is today. Nowadays, Tyler is the hottest and popular rapper among the other rappers in the music industry.
Tyler began his music career in 2007 as an artist; he used to socialize through my space and post his tracks, songs with other artists. That's where his music career rose when tons of people loved his works on the internet and, from my space, eventually formed a music collective Odd Future, and it became an Odd Future Wolf Kill Them All (OFWGKTA).
In 2008 the odd future released their first mixtape; in 2011, he established his record label, known as Odd Future Records; additionally, he started to make his clothing line and design his clothes. Not only that, Tyler and his mates appeared in their comedy sketch show on adult swim, which is called loiter squad. Which is has three seasons.
Tyler released several solo projects while still in Odd future; therefore, he came out with his first mixtape, "Bastard," in 2009, which was a huge success even after not getting any help from the banners. Similarly, his next song, "Yonkers "was also out on the radio.
Tytler then released his first album"Goblin" in the year 2010 and got popular soon after he was seen doing the tour, numerous shows and eventually he was invited on the famous television show "Jimmy Fallon" where he performed singing his album's song "Sandwiches"infact it was his first television appearance.
Tyler also performed at MTV awards and many other shows; he simultaneously worked with other popular rappers. In addition, he even does make songs for others; the rapper launched his second album, "Wolf," in 2013, which contains instrumental tracks more than rap; the album got it and sold almost 90 thousand copies in the first week.
The rapper released his 2 singles on April 9, 2015, "Fu**ing Young" and "Deathcamp" from the third album "Cherry Bomb," which he uploaded on his odd future youtube channel; in his album, he collaborated with other artists such as Kanye West, Schoolboy, Lil Wayne.
The rapper started touring for his album in mid-2015.likewise; he released his fourth album, "flower boy "on July 21, 2017. The albums include featuring many other artists like Lil Wayne, Asap Rocky, Frank Ocean; his fifth album was "Igor "made in 2019. the album managed to get a grammy award for the first time in his career. On July 25, 2021, Tyler released his sixth studio album, "Call Me If you Get Lost," which is getting popular day by day.
The rapper has his mansion in Los Angles, and he has been living a very carefree life for many years; he earns from his albums, own clothing brands, record labels. As of 2021, Tyler The Creator's has an estimated net worth of $16 million.