Tyga is Michael Ray Nguyen-Stevenson, a rapper from Compton, California, who has been making music since the early 2000s. Born on November 19, 1989, the 31-year-old hip-hop artist got his moniker by creating an acronym for “Thank You God Always.” In 2008, Tyga signed a recording contract with a major label, Republic Records, and their subsidiaries, Cash Money Records and Young Money Entertainment, and released his first major-label record a few years later in 2011.
A prolific artist, Tyga has collaborated with the likes of Justin Bieber, Lil Wayne, Drake, and many others. He’s a multi-millionaire thanks to his musical success, with a current estimated net worth of around $5 million. And by the looks of it, he’s not pumping the brakes on his career any time soon.
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