Tory Lanez is a well-known rapper from Canada who gained fame after releasing his mixtape called ‘Lost Cause’ in 2014. Lanez has also successfully released many singles including “Luv” and “Say It.” His debut studio album entitled ‘I Told You’ was released in August 2016. In 2015, he was signed to Interscope Records and Mad Love Records. He has also released 23 music videos. Here is a quick summary of Tory Lanez’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Tory Lanez Early Life
Daystar Peterson, better known by his stage name of “Tory Lanez” was born on July 27, 1992, in Brampton, Ontario, Canada to his parents Sonstar Peterson and Luella Peterson. His family later moved to Miami, Florida.
His rapping skill was noticed from his early childhood. At the age of 15, he began to live on his own. He dropped out of schooling when he was in the tenth grade.
Lanez began singing when he was 17. He cites R. Kelly and Brandy as one of his greatest inspirations. He is also known by the name of Argentina Fargo.
In 2014, Tory Lanez was in a relationship with rapper Trina. The couple broke up in 2015. He has been in a relationship with adult model Kaylin Garcia since July 2016.
Tory Lanez Career
Tory Lanez released his debut mixtape called ‘T.L 2 T.O.’ in 2009. A year later, he released another mixtape called ‘Playing for Keeps.’ He has also released the mixtapes ‘Just Landed’, ‘Mr. Peterson’, ‘Chixtape,’ ‘Swavey,’ ‘Ignant Shit,’ ‘Sincerely Tory,’ and Chixtape II.’
His mixtape ‘Lost Cause’ was released in 2014. This was followed by the mixtapes ‘Chixtape III’, ‘The New Toronto,’ ‘Chixtape IV,’ and ‘The New Toronto 2’. His EP called ‘Cruel Intentions’ was released in June 2015.
After signing to made Love Records and Interscope Records, Tory Lanez released his debut studio album called ‘I Told You’ in August 2016. His second studio album entitled ‘Memories Don’t Lie’ is scheduled to get released in January 2018.
In 2015, he released the single “Say It.” In the same year, he released “B.L.O.W..” Another single “LA Confidential” was released in 2016. Some of his other popular singles include “Luv,” “Shooters,” “Skrt Skrt,” “Real Thing,” and “I Sip.” Two of his singles have been certified platinum and one as silver.
He has appeared as a featured artist for various other artists like Packy, G-Eazy, Mikey Mass, Cashmere Cat, Sean Paul, Trina, Meek Mill, Busta Rhymes, Black Da Don, and DJ Carisma.
Awards & Achievements
In 2017, Tory Lanez was nominated for the Grammy Awards for Best R&B Song. He has also been nominated for the 2016 BET Awards and has got three nominations for the Juno Awards. He has received the BET Hip Hop Award nomination in 2016. In 2015, Lanez was nominated for the MuchMusic Video Awards for “Henny in Hand.” He was also nominated for the Soul Train Music Awards in 2016 for Best New Artist.
Net Worth of Tory Lanez
Tory Lanez has an estimated net worth of more than $2.5 million. He inherited this fortune from the sale of his albums and singles. He has successfully released many mixtapes and singles and will be releasing his second studio album in 2018. He began his career at an early age, and his estimated annual income is $500 thousand. In 2017, he made a total earning of $700 thousand. He owns several apartments and luxury cars.
Tory Lanez is considered one of the most popular rappers in the world. He started his career when he was only a teenager. Lanez has involved in a controversy with Drake and Jacquees. He has also involved in a legal action in a concert in Texas’s Midland. His musical style has been called ‘Swavey.’