T-Raww or Tyga started his career when he released mixtapes and demo tapes. His debut mixtape in 2007 got Travie McCoy’s attention, so he offered him a contract with DCD2 Records.
Tyga’s first album named No Introduction was launched in 2008. One of the songs titled Diamond Life was featured in video games Madden NFL and Need for Speed: Undercover.
His breakthrough was creating a mixtape named Fan of a Fan with other artists, such as Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, and Kevin McCall.
One of its tracks called Deuces reached number one on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. It was also nominated for the 2011 Grammy Awards.
Tyga released his second album named Careless World: Rise of the Last King in 2012 and his third album named Hotel California in 2014.
The latter album featured other artists, including Nicki Minaj, Wiz Khalifa, and Ricky Ross. This album was nominated for World’s Best Album from World Music Awards in 2014.
His works continued to reach the top rank on many charts. For instance, his single Taste peaked at #8 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and Money Mouf, his single with Saweetie and YG, reached #3 on the Top Triller Global chart.
- Full name: Michael Ray Nguyen-Stevenson
- Stage name: T-Raww
- Nickname: Tyga
- Born: November 19, 1989, in Compton, California, United States
- Nationality: American
- Religion: Christianity
- Profession: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter
- Education: Gardena High School
- Hobbies: Photography and traveling
- Parents: Stevie J. Stevenson (Father) and Pasionaye Nguyen (Mother)
- Sibling: –
- Girlfriend: –
- Facebook: @tyga
- Twitter: @Tyga
- Instagram: @tyga
- TikTok: @tyga
- YouTube: Tyga
- He is of Vietnamese and Jamaican ancestry.
- He is the cousin of American rapper Travis McCoy.
- His nickname Tyga is from Thank You God Always.
- He regularly changes the color of all his cars.
- T-Raww had a tiger.
- His go-to restaurant is Mr. Chow.
- He directs his own videos.
- He likes putting mint chocolate chip as his ice cream flavor.
- Tyga’s favorite holiday is Halloween.
- T-Raww recorded his first song in his close at the age of 12.
- He got his first tattoo when he was 14.
- He married Jordan Craig in 2010 but it was annulled in the same year.
- He experienced a jewelry robbery in 2008.
- Then, he engaged to an American model Blac Chyna between 2010 to 2014.
- In 2012, this couple had a child, son, named King Cairo Stevenson.
- T-Raww was sued by some women who appeared in his music video for an invasion of privacy.
- In the next year, he was sued by a jeweler for not paying for his purchase.
- He was nominated for many categories at the 2014 World Music Awards, such as World’s Best Male Artist, World’s Best Song, and World’s Best Album.
- In 2015, he created a clothing line called Last Kings.
- He also owned other lines, such as Twelve Jewels, Crisp Boxers, and HWBP.
- Then, he dated Kylie Jenner but they broke up in 2017.
- His ideal type is…
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Pics of T-Raww
1. A mirror selfie from T-Raww!
2. Tyga poses with one of his cars
3. This rapper definitely has a lot of tattoos
4. Tyga wears a purple jacket
5. This black top looks good on him
T-Raww’s works are always chart-worthy. Which songs by Tyga do you like the most?