Tyler, The Creator Biography

American rapper, record maker, musician, and video executive, Tyler Gregory Okonma, otherwise called “Tyler, The Creator” is the fellow benefactor of the prospering hip-bounce aggregate ‘Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All.’

Tyler, The Creator started his profession by transferring tunes on ‘Tumblr‘ that immediately circulated around the web and caught the mass eye. Tyler self-delivered his first mixtape ‘Knave‘ and before long-lined it up with his introduction collection ‘Goblin.’

Even though he had a troubling youth, he figured out how to discover comfort in making unique music since early on. A large portion of his tunes keeps on reflecting sections of his antagonistic past. He has acted in top network shows, for example, ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,’ ‘The Mindy Project‘ and ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live.’ He additionally has the yearly ‘Camp Flog Gnaw‘ festival at the Exposition Park in Los Angeles; the occasion pulls in music darlings from everywhere throughout the globe.

He has had the chance to work with super account brands, for example, ‘XL Recordings,’ ‘Sony Music Entertainment,’ and ‘RED Distribution.’ He, as of late, joined the article of clothing industry by establishing his own attire organization called ‘Golf Wang.’ Tyler has won a few honors for his apparent commitment as a craftsman and entertainer.

Quick Facts

Birth Date March 6, 1991
Place Ladera Heights, California, United States
Nickname Tyler, The Creator
Nationality American
Occupation Singer, Song-Writer, Rapper
Zodiac Pisces
Ethnicity Mixed (Nigerian, African Canadian, and European)
Education Not mentioned
Active Years 2007-Present
Relationship Status Not Married
Spouse Not Married

Body Measurements

Height 1.88m
Weight 79 Kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown


Father Walter Whitman
Mother Louisa Van Velsor Whitman
Sibling Andrew Jackson, Edward, George Washington, Jesse, Thomas Jefferson

Early Life

Tyler Gregory Okonma was conceived on sixth March in 1991 at Ladera Heights in California. His dad is of Nigerian fair and mother of white Canadian and Afro-American conventional. His dad surrendered his mom. Consequently, Tyler has never observed his dad.

From the age of seven, he would supplant old collection covers with his unique collections. They used to comprise a rundown of tunes, a title track, and the span of the songs.

He went to a few schools during his 12 years of instruction. Indeed, for consistently, he went to an alternative school. Every one of these schools was situated in Los Angeles and Sacramento territory.

By fourteen, he looked into music. He needed to play an instrument, so he figured out how to play the piano himself and turned into a gifted musician in a brief timeframe.

As a kid, he was very athletic. He was talented a skateboard in his teenagers. He never got any preparation, yet figured out how to utilize it by watching the game ‘Ace Skater 4’ and different recordings.

At school, he wouldn’t blend around something over the top. He was very reserved and bashful. However, he gradually picked up notoriety when he arrived in his senior year. His classmates got some answers concerning his melodic abilities and started worshipping him.

Before his music vocation commenced, he worked at ‘FedEx’ for about fourteen days and at ‘Starbucks’ for two or three years. At last, he left doing unspecialized temp jobs and chose to make music his calling.


In 2009, Tyler created and released his presentation mixtape titled ‘Bastard.’ Even though he wasn’t advanced under any standard, his mixtape was a severe hit and set at rank 32 on ‘Pitchfork Media’s’ Top Album list for the year 2010.

After his first mixtape, he marked one record manage ‘XL Recordings.’ He reported soon after that he was doing a collection with the brand; from that point, his first single from the group named ‘Yonkers’ was discharged on the radio.

The music video was a hit and played on all graphs on top music appears. Tyler’s collection ‘Goblin‘ was discharged in 2010, it got high inputs, and he was approached to perform at different shows and shows.

He showed up on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ in 2011, where he played out the tune ‘Sandwitches.’ He additionally performed at the ‘MTV grants‘ and at ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live.’

After his first collection, Tyler started working together with different rappers and including in their collections and tunes. He likewise co-created tunes for different craftsmen.

In 2011, he shaped the hip-jump aggregate ‘Odd Future‘ close by Matt Martians, Hodgy, Left Brain, Pyramid Vritra, Casey Veggies and Jasper Dolphin. Afterward, different individuals, for example, Jeff Tremaine, Simitry Elyashkevich, Lace Bangs and a lot more craftsmen additionally joined.

Odd Future‘ propelled their own TV appear under the creation of ‘Dickhouse Productions’ for Cartoon Network’s ‘Grown-up Swim‘. The show was called ‘Stand around Squad’ and was publicized in 2012.

It was a ten to fifteen-moment live activity improv show TV arrangement with tricks and music made by ‘Odd Future’. The show ran for three seasons and traversed more than 31 scenes.


Tyler referenced via web-based networking media that he had started taking a shot at his subsequent collection ‘Wolf‘, which would comprise of more instrumental tracks than rap tunes. The collection was theorized to discharge in 2012, however, it advanced toward music retires in mid-2013.

He created the collection under his own name ‘Odd Future Records‘ with help from ‘RED Distribution’ and the colossal brand, ‘Sony Music Entertainment‘. The collection sold more than ninety thousand duplicates in the primary seven day stretch of its discharge itself. It contained syntheses made by Tyler when he was fifteen years of age. The collection topped on the U.S. Bulletin 200 collection diagram.

In 2015, he declared his third official collection. On ninth April, two singles from the group were transferred to Odd Future’s YouTube channel. The singles were named ‘Fucking Young‘ and ‘Deathcamp.’

Following 4 days, he carefully discharged his collection titled ‘Cherry Bomb.’ Printed versions of the group propelled in music stores on 28th April 2015. VIP craftsmen, for example, Lil Wayne, Kayne West, and Schoolboy Q, highlighted in the collection.

In 2015, he composed a world visit for the collection. The tour started in North America and finished in Asia. He needed to drop his shows in Australia, inferable from a crusade blaming him for rough and oppressive melody composing.

Highlights and Achievements

  • The year 2011 was one of the most critical ones in Tyler’s vocation. He won three honors, namely ‘MTV Video Music Awards’ for ‘Best New Artist‘ and  ‘MTV2 Sucker Free Awards‘. He brought home two other honors for ‘New kid on the block of the Year‘ and ‘Must Follow Artist.’
  • In 2013, he was assigned to the esteemed ‘Grammy Awards‘ in the class of ‘Collection of the Year (as highlighted craftsman).’ The next year, he was named at the ‘MTV Video Music Awards‘ for ‘Best Art Direction.’
  • In 2015, ‘MTV Video Music Awards’ named him in the class of ‘Best Visual Effects’ for his singles Fucking Young and Death Camp.

Tyler, The Creator Net Worth

The net worth of Tyler, The Creator is $6 million dollars.

Salary Not Mentioned
Source of Income Rapping, Producing, Singing
Net Worth $6 million dollars


Tyler hooked up with so many ladies in his life. But as of now he is single.

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