Lil Tjay is an American singer, rapper and songwriter. He’s well-known for his singles Resume,” “Brothers,” “Leaked,” and “None of Your Love”.
Lil Tjay aka Tione Jayden Merritt was born on Monday, 30 April 2001 (age 21 years; as of 2022) in South Bronx, New York Metropolis, United States. His zodiac signal is Scorpio.
Peak (approx.): 5′ 7″
Weight (approx.): 75kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Lil Tjay belongs to a Ghanaian household.
Dad and mom & Siblings
Data on Lil Tjay dad and mom will not be identified but. Lil Tjay is raised by his mom singlehandedly alongside together with his two youthful siblings.
In April 2020, Tjay was rumored to be in a relationship with fellow American Rapper, Rubi Rose.
Reportedly, the couple had disputes over cash and Rubi’s buddy Lala Baptiste. As per studies, Rubi was aggravated after discovering out that her buddy Lala Baptiste attached along with her love curiosity, Tjay. In an interview, Tjay talked about his feud together with his rumored girlfriend and mentioned,
We simply had a little bit miscommunication. She flew in to see me, seen some women on my telephone, obtained mad, overreacted. You understand, she tried to name them folks [the police] on me for no motive. That was simply so left subject for me. You understand I am from New York, you are not going to the police. You do not even need no person to discuss that after.
Later, in 2021, it was rumored that Lil Tjay dated his former girlfriend’s buddy, Lala Baptiste.
Lala is a mannequin and is initially from Atlanta, Georgia. It was speculated that the couple related after she performed Tjay’s love curiosity within the music video ‘Temper Swings’ By Pop Smoke. In 2022, it was rumored that Lil Tjay is relationship Lil Wayne’s daughter Reginae Carter. The rumors surfaced because the couple took a visit collectively and shared the photographs on social media.
In 2018, Lil Tjay dropped his first single ‘Resume’. In the identical yr, he launched varied singles like ‘Brothers,’ ‘Goat,’, ‘Endlessly,’ ‘Ruthless,’ and ‘Trip For You’. On 24 December 2018, Tjay dropped his first EP (Prolonged Play), No Comparability, on SoundCloud. Later, he launched a number of Prolonged Performs like FN (2019), State Of Emergency (2020) and Strictly4MyFans(2022). In 2019, he launched his first studio album, True 2 Myself. In the identical yr, he launched a number of singles like ‘One Take,’ ‘Go In,’ ‘Maintain On,’ ‘Decline,’ ‘Goat,’ FN,’ and Zoo York. On April 2, 2021, he launched his music album Destined 2 Win underneath which he launched singles like ‘Calling My Telephone,’ ‘Headshot,’ and Losses. In 2021, he launched a number of music singles like ‘Transfer On,’ ‘Love Hurts,’ and What You Wanna Do.
Dwell Live shows
Lil Tjay has carried out dwell at a number of music occasions, stage exhibits, and concert events. In Might 2019, Lil Tjay carried out on the Miami music pageant, together with Migos, Travis Scott, and Child Cudi in Miami Gardens, Florida. In the identical yr, Lil Tjay accompanied Seattle rapper Lil Mosey on his nationwide tour. Tjay additionally carried out at The Los Angels Music Pageant and the Destined 2 Win tour in 2021.
On December 30, 2020, Lil Tjay was arrested in Brooklyn and was charged with theft, felony possession of a weapon, and marijuana. In accordance with the studies, Tjay was in a automobile which was allegedly switching lanes with out utilizing a sign. The Police approached the automobile, searched the automobile and located 4 loaded handguns and marijuana.
Shot a number of instances throughout an tried theft
On June 22, 2022, Lil Tjay was shot a number of instances at The Promenade in Edgewater, New Jersey by a person named Mohamed Konate who tried to rob Lil Tjay. Tjay was accompanied by his associates, Antoine Boyd and Jeffrey Valdez. Konate was arrested later by the police and was charged with tried homicide, armed theft and possession of a weapon for an illegal objective.
- Singer(s)/ Rapper(s): Usher, Drake, Michael Jackson, and Justin Bieber.
- Lil Tjay additionally goes by the title Bronx Justin Bieber and Hip-Hop Heartthrob.
- In 2016, when Tjay was fifteen, he was despatched to a youth detention heart underneath theft prices. Tjay remained in detention for round a yr and regained his freedom again in 2017. In an interview, he recalled his detention days and mentioned,
It was not enjoyable. It isn’t something that I might wish to do once more, however I discovered so much from it. I really feel like if I wasn’t to go to jail, I most likely would not be the particular person I’m—I would not. ‘Trigger I would not have sat down and wrote these songs and I by no means would’ve been capable of deal with what I wish to accomplish. So it is prefer it was truly a superb factor for me. It made me open my eyes and stuff like that.”
- In 2018, Lil Tjay dropped his first track Resume on the social media platform, Fb. Later, he was signed by the American Document Label firm Columbia Information. In an interview, speaking about his expertise together with his debut observe, he mentioned,
I simply posted the hyperlink and I simply made positive all my associates posted it,” he reminded. “All people heard the track earlier than it dropped they usually was like, ‘Yo, you gotta drop this.’ After which I simply dropped it. All people I knew posted it at one time, after which simply I suppose different folks from completely different locations began reposting it they usually truly listened to it after which it began to go loopy.”
- Tjay’s track Calling My Telephone turned the very best charting track which was launched in 2021 as a part of the album Destined 2 Win. (DNA India))
- Tjay likes to play soccer. In an interview, whereas sharing his recollections of enjoying soccer, he mentioned,
Man, I used to play soccer on a regular basis once I was in elementary college – each recess we used to expire and play. From Kindergarten by to the fifth grade that was the primary factor to do. In center college and highschool I suppose I fell again from it. To be trustworthy, I am not likely in tune with any sport however soccer was the primary one for me that was a part of my life and I loved enjoying.
- Lil Tjay carried out his very first gig in Middletown, New York, the place he had an viewers of round 30 folks.
- Lil Tjay has a self-titled YouTube channel the place he posts music movies of his singles and albums; the channel has greater than 4.6M subscribers.
- Lil Tjay is usually noticed smoking cigarettes and cigars.