Facts of Tyga
|Full Name||Michael Ray Stevenson|
|Birth Name||Michael Ray Stevenson|
|Ethnicity||Mixed (Vietnamese and Jamaican)|
|Birth City||Compton, California|
|Relation With||Blac Chyna, Kylie Jenner|
|No Of Children||1|
|Awards||World Music Awards,MTV Europe Music Awards,American Music Awards|
|Education||Gardena High School|
|Date of Birth||November 19,1989|
Micheal Ray Stevenson, professionally known as Tyga, is an American rapper, singer, actor, songwriter, and television personality who has been active in the music world since 2004. He has a net worth of $3 million.
He has released hit singles like Dope, For The Road, Show You, Make It Nasty, Do My Dance, and several more.
His recent 2018 single Taste featuring Offset peaked at no.8 on Billboard Hot 100. Today we here to discuss his net worth, income sources, assets, salary, and expenses.
How Much Is Net Worth Of American Rapper Tyga?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Tyga has an estimated net worth of $3 million as of September 2019.
Tyga has been active in the industry for over a decade and has released several albums and since fame comes along with wealth.
He began his career, releasing a multitude of mixtapes and demo tapes. He then signed with the independent label DCD2 then known was Decaydence Records.
Tyga then signed with G.E.D. along with fellow West Coast rapper Schoolboy Q ($4 million).
Career Debut & Success As a Rapper
On 10th June 2008, Tyga released his first independent album No Introduction with DCD2. One of his songs Diamond Life from the album was used in the video game Need For Speed: Undercover and Madden NFL 2009, and in the 2009 film Fighting.
Tyga signed with Lil Wayne’s ($120 million) record label Young Money Entertainment in late 2008 and was featured in the song Bedrock by Young Money.
Album Sales & Revenue
Tyga released his first single Far Away on 17th May 2011 which peaked at no.86 on Billboard Hot 100.
Far Away sold approx. 303,000 copies costing $1.29 per copies and earned him $390,870, Hotel California sold 54,000 copies costing $57 per copy earning him $3,078,000.
Till date, he has released 6 studio albums, 3 compilation albums, 74 singles, 46 music videos, and 19 mixtapes including the hit mixtape Bugatti Raww.
Any Endorsements? Revenue From Instagram And YouTube
Tyga has endorsed several popular and expensive brands to date; in 2012, the American rapper signed a 7-figure deal with Reebok.
Well, he owns a clothing line Last Kings and a watch line.
The rapper is active on social media like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube where he has millions of followers.
As per a reliable source, Tyga earns around $31,573 to $52,621 per paid sponsor post from Instagram (has over 17.7 million followers as of September 2019.)
He has over 7.57 million subscribers on his self-titled YouTube channel. As per Social Blade, he earns around $1.9k to $30.4k per year from his channel.
Does Not Own Mansion: Lawsuit On Upaid Rent
Without a doubt, the millionaire rapper Tyga lives a lavish lifestyle & has lived in many mansion in California. However, Tyga is yet to own any house but rented them all.
But back in 2012, TMZ broke out the news that he owns a $6.5 million worth mansion in Calabasas, though no further details except Tyga's claim of ownership, came up.
Formerly, the rapper rented a $6.5 million worth Calabasas, California house in 2013, which later was bought in 2014 by Anthony Tiffith, the CEO of Top Dawg Entertainment.
Moreover, he also took Malibu, CA residence on one-year lease in June 2012, for $16,000 per month. His residence featured six bedrooms, a wine cellar, a Murano glass chandelier, a rooftop Jacuzzi, and a status of Predator in the front double doors.
In addition to that, as per reports, Kylie Jenner's former flame Tyga once rented a house in Los Angeles for $46,500 per month.
Lawsuit For Due Rent
As a famous singer and rapper, it is surprising to get sued for unpaid rent and bills. As Tyga prefers to rent homes rather than buying them, he has been in some odd situations.
In June 2015, the famous rapper faced an $80,000 lawsuit from a former landlord due to unpaid rent, and another rent case was for $50,000.
Later, in August 2016, he was ordered to pay $480,000 to his former landlord for due rent and damages done to a home in Malibu, California.
Also, in 2018, Simon Cowell’s ex-fiancee Mezhgan Hussainy fired up with a $40,000 in back-rent which Tyga promised to pay, while moving in her rental home in March 2017.
What Car Tyga Drives? Other Assets?
Despite a surround bills on unpaid rent, the American rapper, over the years, maintains a luxurious wheel collection.
In 2015, he gifted a Ferrari worth $300,000 to his then-girlfriend Kylie Jenner on her 18th birthday.
As reported, the Make It Nasty singer owns a collection of expensive cars like:
|Rolls Royce Phantom||$450,000|
|Rolls Royce Ghost||$311,900|
|Mercedes G-Wagon 4X4||$124,000|
|Range Rover Vogue||$177,500|
|Range Rover Sport||$66,750|
Likewise, Tyga also owns a full diamond studded Audemars Piguet watches which base price starts from $70,000. He also owns expensive jewelry.
No doubt the expenses on his rides maintenance & insurance of his properties takes out a chunk of money from his account.
Did You Know? Tyga was robbed in June 2008 and lost a pair of diamond chains.
The rapper had been involved in several situations which involved paying fines. On 4th Sept 2013, he was sued by Beverly Hills based jeweler Jason for allegedly not paying $91k for a jewelry for which he had agreed to pay $28,275.
Likewise, Tyga borrowed a diamond Cuban link chain worth of $63k from Jason and neither paid nor returned the items.
Hence, Jason filed a lawsuit against Tyga for the cost of both items which totaled up to $185,306.50 i.e. double the original total cost.
Hit From Back Taxes
As mentioned above, Tyga also has had a few tax payment issues. He was hit by Internal Revenue Service (IRS) with a $120,000 unpaid tax bill in 2014. The following year, the state of California issued a tax lien of $19,000 for unpaid taxes.
Is He Active In Charity Works?
Nevertheless, Tyga is a successful artist and is world-wide popular for his work. He might also be involved in charity works which is not disclosed publicly.
Tyga's Personal Details: Age, Family, Girlfriend & Height
Born Michael Ray Stevenson on 19th November 1989 in Compton, California. He holds American nationality and belongs to mixed (Vietnamese and Jamaican) descent.
Stevenson grew up listening to artists like Eminem, Fabolous, Lil Wayne, and Cam'ron and grew his interest in music.
Engagement With Balc Chyna & Children
Taking about his relationships, Tyga was in a romantic relationship with model and entrepreneur Angela Renee White aka Blac Chyna.
Tyga first met Chyna at The FAME Tour after party in Miami and became close. They officially became a couple in 2012 and got engaged in the same year in December.
Moreover, on 16th October 2012, they welcomed a son King Cairo Stevenson. However, due to personal issues the couple separated in 2014.
Was In Relationship With Kylie Jenner
Tyga then started dating American media personality, socialite, businesswoman, model, and not to forget one of the youngest billionaires Kylie Jenner: the youngest of the Kardashian dynasty.
As the legal age of consent in California is 18, the couple disclosed their relationship after Kylie's 18th birthday party. However, the duo was reportedly dating since she was 16.
The pair broke up in April 2017 after the cheating scandal. Tyga reportedly cheated on Kylie.
Is Tyga Dating Now?
Meanwhile, the official report on Tyga's dating life is yet to be public, though rumors of his new girlfriend arose since after he was seen with model Tammy Hebrow in 2019.
However, Hebrow's sister claimed it to be a hoax.
Age And Height
As of September 2019, Tyga is 29 years old and has a height of 5 feet 7 inches (171 cm).