Tory Lanez is a famous Rapper and singer from Canada whose birth name is Daystar Peterson. Among people, he is famous with his name, Tory Lanez and he has got huge recognition with his mixtape which was released in the year 2014 titled Lost Cause. He has also released his singles which have even peaked on the top ranks in the list of Billboard.
In the year 2015, Tory signed a contract with Interscope Records and Mad Love Records which will increase a lot of money in his wealth. He has given his debut album in the year 2016 which was also a big hit. If you want to know the net worth of Tory Lanez in 2020, then you can check out this article about him.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 27th July in the year 1992 in Toronto in Ontario (Canada). He is the son of Sonstar and Luella. His family originally belonged from Montreal, but later on, they moved to Miami in Florida. From early childhood, he started working in his raping skills but later on his mother died because of a disease.
His father worked as an ordained minister, and both father and son had to move from one place to another in the US. Later on, his father got married and then shifted to Atlanta. Daystar met Hakeem who became his friend and gave nickname Lanez to him.
Daystar had to go to Toronto with his grandmother, but she refused to be with him and then he started living on his own when he was just fifteen years old. For three years, he lived with three boys whom he didn’t know, and he just used to fight with them. That was the time when he learned to become independent. When he was seventeen years old, he started singing songs. Although, he received no local training at that time and the name Argentina Fargo also knows him. Tory hasn’t revealed much about his personal life to anyone, and it is like a mystery that he has a girlfriend or not.
Career, Awards & Nominations
His career in the music world started when he released a debut mixtape, and then he started direction of music videos which were posted on his own YouTube channel. In the year 2011, he signed a contract with Kingston Time Mixtapes Company. In the year 2012, he released another mixtape, and he continued to give back to back songs. In the year 2015, he gave his first debut album and then he released two mixtapes.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Tory Lanez is around $2.5 million and he can collect this much wealth by working as a rapper, record producer, director, fashion designer, and singer. In the year 2009, Tory released his debut song, and from then he kept giving back to back songs and mixtapes which were loved by his fans worldwide. He has released his 15th mixtape in the year 2015. In the year 2016, he has released his debut album.
He considers his music style as Swavey which he means a genre of music. In this genre, one can fuse more than one or two songs, but an artist can only understand this genre of music. A lot of controversies was created when he challenged Drake on YouTube. The career of Tory Lanez hasn’t finished yet, and he is going to give more hit songs in future. He has worked hard to reach this position as in childhood he faced a lot of problems and gone through struggles. Nothing is known about his girlfriend or wife till now.