Tyga is a Colombian-Jamaican decent and he is worth to be in the lines of $5 to $6 million. He is known by fans all over the world thanks to his affiliation with one of Hip Hop's biggest crew, Young Money which is co-owned by Birdman and Lil Wayne. He was born in November 2009 and was named Ray Nguyen Stevenson. The name TYGA was coined from teh phrase Thank You God Always. His rapping career started to hit the roof during the mid 2008 where he recorded a song entitled "Coconut juice" with his cousin Travis McCoy. This debut hit single received great recognition and he had an even bigger audience which paved way for his rap career.
Tyga Net Worth - $82 Million
Birth Name - Michael Ray Nguyen-Stevenson
Date of birth - November 19, 1989
Zodiac Sign - Scorpio
Birth Place - Compton, California, U.S.
Nationality - American
Height - 5' 8"
Profession - Rapper, Actor
He has taken the top spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid rappers for 2015 with an estimated $82 million combined earnings. It looked like the rapper's career had hit a dead end during the year 2013. Suddenly, the rapper was featured in almost every Young Money single which made his comeback a successful one and made him go back on top. People With Money reports on Monday (November 16) that the rapper is one of the most paid and highest-paid in Hip Hop, pulling an astonishing $82 million between 2014 and 2015, a nearly $50 million lead over his closest competition.
Since his debut, the star has signed to Young Money Entertainment, Cash Money Records and Universal Republic Records. His major label debut Careless World: Rise of Last Emperor or King includes singles like chart-topping "Faded," "Far Away" and "Make It Nasty." March 2013, the star released his third studio album titled Hotel California featuring well-established artists like Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, and Wiz Khalifa.The rapper dated a stripper/model named black chyna and the two were seen dating publicly and later they had a son whom they named King Cairo.
Tyga is one of the most lucrative Hip Hop's artists earning an estimated $50,000 for each night. His 22 date tour with Chris Brown was estimated to have earned him $5,842,657 – with one show at the Forum bringing $1,501,732 alone. While his latest effort, Gold Album, did not sell all that well, the star still picked up over $300,000 for the effort and after his six records – including his collaboration with Chris Brown Fan of A Fan – he’s earned around $1,277,373.
He is said to live in several rented mansions around Calabasas area, California, but they were rented. The rapper has a bad profile as a tenant with reports indicating that his stays at these homes have been a loss to the owners who have had to sue the star. One of the owners filed a suit in June 2015, he sued the young star for failing to pay $80,000 rent. With penalties and interest, amount owed is $124,000. Another one was in July 2015, Tyga was sued by a different landlord for falling behind on $50,000 of rent at another Calabasas house. He has also had several tax issues recently. September 2015, State of California hit this rapper with a bill for $19,000 of unpaid taxes. A year earlier, IRS hit him with a $100,000 unpaid tax bill.
August 10, 2015: He purchases $320,000 Ferrari for girlfriend Kylie Jenner’s 18th birthday, publicly acknowledging their relationship. During an interview with TMZ, he said he owes his fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with Cover Girl cosmetics and also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Burger” chain) Washington, a Football Team (the “Compton Angels”), has launched his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wondertyga - US), and is tackling juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Tyga) and a fashion line. The star is set to make a reality TV show soon which is bound to make him get richer by the day.