Tyga

  • 30 October 2008

Date of birth

19th November, 1989

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Male

Height

1.73

Tyga (born Michael Ray Nguyen-Stevenson 19.11.89) is an American rapper whose name stands for "Thank You God Always", and is known for his singles 'Rack City', 'Dope' and 'For The Road'.

Net Worth: According to Celebrity Net Worth in 2014, Tyga has a net worth of 10 million USD.

Childhood: Tyga was born in Compton, California, before moving at the age of eleven to Gardena, California. His upbringing was later thrown into debate, as Tyga had appeared in a 2008 television show, explaining how he came from a successful family, in contrast to the poor family he told his fans.

Career: Tyga released his first mixtape, 'Young On Probation', in 2007, which led to him signing to Young Money Entertainment. On 10th June 2008, Tyga released his first independent album, 'No Introduction'. On 21st February 2012, Tyga returned with his second album, 'Careless World: Rise of the Last King', which was met with favourable praise from critics. His third album, 'Hotel California', was released on 9th April 2013, to very moderate reviews.

In August of the same year, Tyga announced that he was working on 'The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty', with an intended release date in 2014. In December 2014, having still not released the album, Tyga announced that it would be released independently, as he had fallen out with Cash Money Records.

Personal Life: On 5th October 2011, Tyga started a relationship with a model/stripper, Blac Chyna, while on tour. On 16th October 2012, the couple had a son, King Cairo Stevenson. After buying a mansion together, the couple confirmed their engagement in December 2012, before separating in 2014.

Why Are People Saying Kylie Jenner's Ex Tyga Wants A DNA Test?

By Holly Williams in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 08 February 2018

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He apparently suspects Kylie's baby is his.

While Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott might be enjoying the bliss that is becoming new parents, rumours are circulating that Tyga thinks the baby could be his. Plus, there's even a suggestion that he sparked a row between the couple after sending Kylie a sweet congratulatory note.

Image caption Kylie Jenner at the Sugar Factory grand opening

Both rumours are rather conflicting. After all, why would Tyga be sending his sincere congratulations to his ex-girlfriend if he suspected that her new baby could be his? Since it first arose that Kylie was pregnant, fans have been theorising that Tyga was the real father, especially given that they split around nine months ago.

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Tyga at a Maxxfield Pop Up Store Event - West Hollywood, California, United States - Thursday 10th August 2017

Tyga: My Album's My Resurrection

By Clive King in Music / Festivals on 21 July 2017

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Tyga's new album 'B***h I'm the S**t' is his ''resurrection'' following a high profile relationship with Kylie Jenner.

Tyga's new album is his ''resurrection''.

The 'Rack City' hitmaker has released his latest LP 'B***h I'm the S**t' and feels his new musical project is his second coming, following his split from reality star Kylie Jenner.

He said: ''It's hard. I wish I could have kept more of my mystic and not been in the public, but it was really hard because when you're with a person that's as famous as that and super public - that's what she's known for - it's really kind of hard to dodge it.

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Tyga performs on the third day of Wireless Festival in Finsbury Park - London, United Kingdom - Sunday 9th July 2017

Kylie Jenner Changes Tyga Tattoo After Matching Ink With Travis Scott

By Holly Mosley in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 06 July 2017

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The reality star loves to get dedicatory tattoos.

Tattoo fanatics everywhere know of the dangers of getting a partner's name tattooed on themselves, so it's a good thing Kylie Jenner opted for something that could easily be altered for her ex-boyfriend Tyga. The same can't be said for him, however.

Image caption Kylie Jenner at the Met Gala

Kylie has been broken up with Tyga for a few months now and she has got her tiny cursive 't' tattoo on her ankle changed to instead read 'la'. She certainly hasn't learned her lesson about dedicatory ink though, because she's already gone and got a matching tats with her new boyfriend Travis Scott who is a rapper from Texas.

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Tyga Kicks Off DayLight Beach Club Grand Opening Weekend With His 2017 Residency - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Sunday 26th March 2017

Kylie Jenner flashes a huge diamond ring as she leaves La Scala restaurant in Beverly Hills with rapper Tyga. Rumours have suggested the couple may be engaged. - California, United States - Tuesday 8th November 2016

Blac Chyna Poses Nude For Elle Magazine, Talks About Upcoming Reality Show

By Ed Biggs in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 31 August 2016

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Chyna posed nude for the front cover of the latest edition of Elle, and opened up about baby names and her upcoming reality show 'Rob & Chyna'.

Reality TV star and model Blac Chyna has posed nude for another magazine, baring all – both physically and emotionally – for the cover of Elle magazine’s latest issue.

The pregnant fashion entrepreneur, who is expecting her first child with her fiancée Rob Kardashian, removed almost everything and showed off her growing baby bump for a series of black and white photographs and opened up about her new relationship, her new reality TV show and how she’s settling in to life as part of the Kardashian clan.

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Tyga - Celebrities attend BARBERSHOP: THE NEXT CUT premiere at TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. at TCL Chinese Theatre - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 6th April 2016

Barbershop 3: The Next Cut Trailer

The Barbershop gang are back once again. Having had to team up with Angie's ladies salon to be able to stay afloat, the Barbershop is no longer a man only zone and not all of Calvin's customers are happy having to share but they make it work.

Sharing the salon floor is the least of the towns problems, ever more frequently their streets are being overrun by gangs fighting for territory, new corner boys and customers. Calvin and the residents who love their town and want it returning to its former state, decide to take matters into their own hands.

Barbershop: The Next Cut is the forth film in franchise which includes a spinoff called Beauty Shop. The film was directed by Malcolm D. Lee who directed the hugely successful 'The Best Man' series of films.

Have Kylie Jenner And Tyga Just Adopted A $50,000 Puppy?

By Stephanie Chase in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 26 October 2015

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Kylie Jenner has been showing off her new four-legged friend on Snapchat.

Kylie Jenner and Tyga have been showing off the latest addition to their growing brood of puppies, a French Bulldog-Dalmatian mix named Rolly. The couple introduced the new pup via Snapchat (cause where else?), showing him playing with Kylie’s three other dogs in a series of videos.

Image caption Kylie Jenner at the  Grand Opening of the Sugar Factory American Brasserie in New York, September 2015.

Read More: Jessica Alba On Being “Shoved” By Kylie Jenner’s Bodyguards: “I Was Just Really Shocked”.

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Dope Trailer

Malcolm Adecombi is not having such a good time in high school. He's constantly bullied for being a geek, as are his best friends Diggy and Jib. But things aren't about to get any easier as he approaches college. He's determined to get the best grades possible and hopefully go to Harvard, but a sexual awakening, a desire to be seen as cool and his love of music might just get in the way. Living in the tough suburb of The Bottoms in Inglewood, California, there's a lot of underground gang and drug crime happening, nonetheless when he is invited to a secret party he is determined to go and prove himself. As bad luck would have it, hitting up an illegal gathering can only see his life go from bad to worse, and when he inadvertently gets caught up in some serious trouble, he has to do some hard thinking to get himself out.

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Kylie Jenner Reveals She's Been Paying Her Own Way Since Age 14

By Stephanie Chase in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 09 June 2015

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The ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’ star says she was cut off by her mother Kris Jenner three years ago.

While most 17 year olds probably still expect their parents to bankroll their lives, Kylie Jenner has been doing it all on her own since aged 14. Of course it helps that Kylie’s already a millionaire thanks to her famous family and lets face it, the young Jenner’s lifestyle is probably a little different from that of your average teenager.

Image caption Tyga first shared a photo of the two toddlers including his son King Cairo looking at the camera as a giant Charlie Brown character stood in the background. Don't worry, folks. It's likely just a nod to Chris' nickname and love for the cartoon.

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