Micheal Ray Stevenson (known by his stage name Tyga), born on 19 November 1989 in Compton, California, is an American rapper. Since 2007, Tyga has released four studio albums, one collaboration album, three compilation albums and numerous mixtapes.
Tyga released his debut mixtape, Young On Probation, in 2007. The following year he released his first independent studio album, No Introduction, on Decaydance Records. In 2011 he signed a recording contract with Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Republic Records (formerly Universal Republic Records), and released his major label debut, Careless World: Rise of the Last King, in 2012.
In 2015 Tyga made his screen debut in the crime comedy-drama film Dope. The same year he also premiered his reality show, Kingin’ with Tyga, on MTV2. On September 2016 Kanye West announced that Tyga was signed to Def Jam Recordings under his GOOD Music imprint.
Tyga Personal Details
- Born Name: Micheal Ray Stevenson
- Age (in 2017): 28
- Date of Birth: November 19, 1989
- Birthplace: Compton, California, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Occupation: Rapper
- Net worth: 2 Million
- Official Website: http://www.tygasworld.com/
- Official Twitter: @Tyga
Tyga Family Tree
- Wife name: Not married
- Girlfriend: Kylie Jenner
- Boy: King Cairo Stevenson
- Father name: Unknown
- Mother name: Pasionaye Nguyen
- Siblings: Unknown
Tyga Relationship History
Below is the relationship and dating history for Tyga with his past and current girlfriend details.
- Kat Stacks – Tyga had a rumored encounter with American socialite Kat Stacks. (RUMOR)
- Jenna Shea (July 2007) – Tyga had an encounter with American model Jenna Shea.
- Kiely Williams (October 2007-August 2008) – Tyga dated American actress Kiely Williams.
- Chanel Iman (August 2008-May 2009) – Tyga dated American model Chanel Iman.
- Leaux Lolo Steez (June 2009-February 2010) – Tyga dated Leaux Lolo Steez.
- Dollicia Bryan (2010) – Tyga had an encounter with American model Dollicia Bryan.
- Jordan Craig (June 2010-July 2011) – Tyga dated American business professional Jordan Craig.
- Seiko Huffman (August 2011) – Tyga dated American reality television personality Seiko Huffman.
- Blac Chyna (November 2011-April 2015) – Tyga dated American personality Black Chyna after the pair met at The F.A.M.E Tour After Party. They have one child together. The couple was engaged in December 2012, before later ending the engagement.
- Sophia Body (July 2012-April 2013) – Tyga had an encounter with American model Sophia Body.
- Mia Isabella (2013-2015) – Tyga had a rumored affair with American transgender pornographic actress Mia Isabella. (RUMOR)
- Skin Diamond (September 2013) – Tyga had an encounter with American pornographic actress and nude model Skin Diamond.
- Anjali Ranadivé (2014) – Tyga had a rumored encounter with Indian singer Anjali Ranadivé. (RUMOR)
- Kylie Jenner (2014-PRESENT) – Tyga is dating American reality television personality Kylie Jenner. The couple has had an on-again, off-again relationship.
- Annalu Cardoso (2015) – Tyga had an encounter with Brazilian model Annalu Cardoso.
- Val Mercado (November 2015-February 2016) – Tyga had an encounter with American model Val Mercado.
- Demi Rose (May 2016) – Tyga had an encounter with British model Demi Rose.
- Amina Blue (June 2016) – Tyga had an encounter with American model Amina Blue.
Tyga Body Measurements, Weight Loss, Diet and Exercise Routine
Tyga Body Measurements
- Height in Feet: 5′ 8″
- Height in Centimeters: 173 cm
- Weight in Pounds: 148 pounds
- Weight in Kilogram: 67 kg
Tyga Fun Facts
“I’ve always treated my career like independent. Everything that I got is because of myself, my own endorsements, my own touring myself.”
“Tattoos, for me, are like a timeline of my life. I could look at a certain tattoo, and it reminds of me of a certain time in my life and why I got that tattoo.”
“Music changes every three months. There’s always new artists coming out. There’s always new sounds. There is always a new hit coming out. You gotta stay relevant as much as you can and feed your fans as much as you can.”
Tyga Favorite Things
- Ice cream flavor: mint chocolate chip
- TV show: The Boondocks
- Food: chicken Alfredo and chicken wings
- Restaurant: Mr. Chow
- Movies: Love & Basketball and Paid in Full
- Sneakers: Vans
- Holiday: Halloween
Tyga Interesting Facts
- His stage name is a backronym for Thank You God Always.
- He changes the colors on all his cars once a month.
- He runs four clothing lines: Last Kings, Twelve Jewels, HWBP and Crisp Boxers.
- He directs his own music videos.
- He recorded his first song in his closet when he was 12 years old.
- He started getting tattoos when he was 14 years old and has 50 tattoos.