Tyler The Creator Biography – Tyler The Creator Wiki
Tyler The Creator real name Tyler Gregory Okonma, is an American rapper, record producer, and music video director. He was born on March 6, 1991 in Ladera Heights, California, U.S.
His enthusiasm for music started since he was seven years of age when he would remove the spreads from old collections and draw imaginary titles and melodies on them. At 14, he figured out how to play the piano by himself. Prior to settling on a career in music, Tyler worked with FedEx and Starbucks.
On December 25, 2009, Okonma self-released his first solo mixtape, Bastard. On February 11, 2011, Okonma released the music video for “Yonkers”, the first single from his debut studio album, Goblin, which was released May 10, 2011.
After the release of “Yonkers”, Okonma announced that he had signed a one-album deal with British independent label XL Recordings.
In early 2011, Okonma told fans through his Formspring account that his second album would be called Wolf and it was scheduled to be released in May 2012. Wolf was released on April 2, 2013 by Odd Future Records and RED Distribution under Sony Music Entertainment. It featured guest appearances by Frank Ocean, Mike G, Domo Genesis, Earl Sweatshirt, Left Brain, Hodgy Beats, Pharrell, Casey Veggies and Erykah Badu.
Okonma also announced that Odd Future would establish their own TV show called Loiter Squad. Odd Future’s television show Loiter Squad premiered on Adult Swim on March 25, 2012. The show ran for three seasons and featured guest appearances from celebrities, including Johnny Knoxville, Lil Wayne and Seth Rogen. In 2015, Okonma stated that the show “is no more”.
His third album Cherry Bomb was released digitally on April 13, 2015, through Odd Future Records,with physical copies of the album, featuring five different album covers, set to be released on April 28, 2015. The album featured performances from notable artists such as Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Schoolboy Q.
On July 6, 2017, he announced the title, tracklist and release date of his fourth album, Flower Boy, which was released on July 21, 2017.
Tyler The Creator Age
He was born on March 6, 1991 in Ladera Heights, California, U.S. He was born to an African-American and European-Canadian mother and a Nigerian father. Tyler has never seen his father as his father abandoned his mother before he was born. He grew up with his sister, Lynda.
Tyler The Creator Religion
He identifies as an atheist.
Tyler The Creator Gay – Tyler The Creator Girlfriend
Lyrics on the album Flower Boy led to speculation that Okonma was coming out as gay. The tracks in question were “Foreword”, “Garden Shed”, and “I Ain’t Got Time!” Okonma further fuelled the discussion when he seemingly revealed in an August 2017 interview that he had a boyfriend when he was 15 years old, though he later tweeted that it was a figure of speech.
Tyler The Creator Height
He stands at 6 ft 2 in (188 m) and weighs 79 kg (174 pounds).
Tyler The Creator Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $6 million.
Tyler The Creator Albums
- Goblin (2011)
- Wolf (2013)
- Cherry Bomb (2015)
- Flower Boy (2017)
Tyler The Creator Songs
- Who Dat Boy
- 911 / Mr. Lonely
- See You Again
- I Ain’t Got Time
- Garden Shed
- Where This Flower Blooms
- What The Fuck Right Now
- Enjoy Right Now, Today
- Droppin’ Seeds
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