What Is The Net Worth of Tyler The Creator?
Tyler The Creator Net Worth: Tyler The Creator is an American rapper, record producer, and songwriter. In 2017, Tyler co-founded the American musical collective ‘Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All’.
Today, Tyler The Creator’s net worth is estimated to be close to $6 million dollars.
Tyler The Creator Net Worth:
|Net Worth:||$6 Million|
|Real Name:||Tyler Gregory Okonma|
|Date of Birth:||6 March 1991|
|Age, How Old:||29 Years Old|
|Place of Birth:||Ladera Heights,
|How Tall, Height:||6ft 1in (1.85 m)|
Tyler has created his $6 million dollars net worth in multiple ways that bring in income including; record sales, concert sales, merchandise, etc.
He is also a fashion designer, graphic designer, writer, music video director, television personality, and deals with other business projects.
If you only know him as a rapper, then its almost ten years now since he began his career as an artist.
Tyler is an artist with many talents and has a unique artistic vision that he puts in use in his many creative endeavors.
The breakdown of his salary is estimated close to $2000 per day and $800,000 annually which adds to his multi-million dollar net worth.
As a well-known music producer for different artists in the hip hop community, he also makes money from sales for group mixtapes and tours.
As a member of hip hop collective ‘Odd Future,’ he has also been rated in the top 15 hip-hop’s future moguls in the class of 2018, by Forbes.
Is Tyler The Creator A millionaire?
The young man is more than an artist now, he has anticipated in many different business ventures that add up to his growing wealth. As of 2020, Tyler The Creator’s net worth is estimated at $6 million dollars.
Who Is Tyler, The Creator?
Tyler’s first mixtape titled ‘Bastard’ was quite a hit and was listed as one of the top albums of the year 2010 on Pitchfork Media.
His debut album was not released under any label but soon after he grabbed an opportunity with XL Recordings to release his first single under the album named ‘Yonkers’.
Tyler was asked to perform at various shows and music concerts after his music was trending all over the charts and music shows.
In 2011, Tyler made his first TV appearance on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ soon after receiving good feedbacks from his ‘Goblin’ album release (2010).
Tyler soon began collaborating with other rappers after his first album release, he also started co-producing music for other artists and began featuring in their albums and songs as well.
Tyler co-founded the hip-hop collective ‘Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All‘ in 2007 alongside many distinctive artists and many more members also joined the group.
Odd Future or OFWGKTA Group Members:
- Hodgy Beats,
- Left Brain,
- Casey Veggies,
- Matt Martians,
- Pyramid Vritra,
- Jasper Dolphin,
- Earl Sweatshirt,
- Domo Genesis,
- Mike G,
- Frank Ocean,
- Syd tha Kyd.
In 2012, ‘Odd Future’ collective launched their own TV show ‘Loiter Squad’ which performed a ten to fifteen minutes live-action comedy sketch with pranks and music composed by the group.
The 31 episodes ‘Adult Swim’ skit show ran for over three seasons span.
Tyler’s second album ‘Wolf’ made its release in early 2013, which introduced more instrumental track music than rap songs.
The albums first week of the release itself sold over 90,000 copies, it includes compositions made by Tyler when he was just 15 years old.
The album was released on his own label ‘Odd Future Records’ under parent companies like ‘RED Distribution’ and big-name brand, ‘Sony Music Entertainment’. It peaked on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart.
In 2015, Tyler’s two singles ‘Fucking Young’ and ‘Deathcamp’ were seen on Odd Future’s YouTube channel, these singles were from his third official album ‘Cherry Bomb’ which launched in music stores on 28th April 2015.
For the promotion of the album, a world tour was organized in mid-2015 which ran from North America and ended in Asia. His Australia visit was canceled due to many dislikes of his violent lyrics.
- 2011 — ‘MTV Video Music Awards’ for ‘Best New Artist’
- 2011 — ‘MTV2 Sucker Free Awards’
- 2011 — ‘Rookie of the Year’
- 2011 — ‘Must Follow Artist’.
- 2013 — ‘Grammy Awards’ for ‘Album of the Year (as a featured artist)’ [nominated]
- 2014 — ‘MTV Video Music Awards’ for ‘Best Art Direction’ [nominated]
- 2015 — ‘MTV Video Music Awards’ for ‘Best Visual Effects’[nominated]
Tyler Gregory Okonma was born to parents of Nigerian, Canadian and Afro-American decent. He has never seen his Nigerian decent father since his parents separated before his birth.
Growing up in his hometown with his sister Lynda, Tyler had a keen interest in music since the age of seven, he used to replace old album covers with his own created ones.
He has attended many schools situated in his hometown of Los Angeles, and in fact, every year he has moved on to a new school in his 12 years of education.
As a keen learner of music, in a very short period, he was already a skilled pianist. As a child Tyler was quite shy to mix around with other kids, so he used to self train himself for any activities that he performed.
He became a well-known skateboarder in his teen and soon gained popularity because of his musical skills when he reached his senior years.
Before outbreaking as a performer in music, he had also taken up regular jobs on firms like ‘FedEx’ and ‘Starbucks’ where he worked for a couple of years altogether.
Tyler purchased his first home for his mother and in the year 2010, just after his ‘Goblin’ album was released he reached new heights of success.
Alongside success, Tyler invited controversy for his racial lyrics in songs that are disrespectful towards the women’s community, he has also been sent a letter of ban from the UK Home Secretary, Theresa May.
He is prohibited to visit the UK for around 3 to 5 years on account of offensive content.
In 2016, Tyler and Kendall Jenner were spotted dining together, soon the new spread across media, however, speculations ended when they both took ‘twitter’ to confess they weren’t dating.
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Quotes from Tyler, The Creator
“Youth is something I never wanna take for granted. I just want to smile and live life.”— Tyler, The Creator
“I don’t like people around me sad. I like making people happy.”— Tyler, The Creator
“I’m not a follower. I’m a leader. And anyone who speaks their mind is always criticised.”— Tyler, The Creator
“I don’t like being put in a box. I just make music, you know?”— Tyler, The Creator