|Real Name/Full Name:
|Tyler-Justin Anthony Sharpe
|21 years old
|26th August 2002
|New York City, USA
|In a relationship
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Racquell Pesos)
|Is Lil Tecca Gay?:
|Net Worth in 2024:
Lil Tecca is an American songwriter, singer, and rapper. His fame in 2019 when he released his breakout single Ransom. On the Billboard Hot-100, the single peaked at number four while on Spotify, it amassed more than 500 million plays. Though his single Ransom brought him fame, he had earlier released songs like Love me, Did it Again, Molly Girl, and Bossanova that gained him attention. Most of his songs are mostly famous worldwide, with the young generation being his most loyal fans.
Maybe you know about Lil Tecca very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Lil Tecca ’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Tyler-Justin Anthony Sharpe was born in New York City, the U.S. He grew up in Springfield Gardens before relocating with his parents to Long Island. Tecca has Jamaican roots, as both, his parents are Jamaican immigrants. From a young age, Tecca loved NBA and dreamt of one-day playing basketball in the NBA.
At 12, he turned his attention from NBA to music and decided to pursue a career in music. From childhood, his parents have always been supportive of his dreams and supported him when he decided to pursue music as a career. While in Long Island, he joined Lawrence High School for his high school studies.
Tecca came to fame as a teenager in 2019 when he released his single Ransom. Before then, except for his family and his close friends, the world never knew about him. Most of his personal life is not yet in the public as the teenager is still in school. Besides that, he is believed to be dating Racquell Pesos, a girl his age mate. Nothing much can be said about the two as both are teenagers, and it’s way too early to talk about marriage with Tecca still in school.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 26th August 2002, Lil Tecca is 21 years old as of today’s date 28th February 2024. His height is 1.6m tall, and his weight is 55 kg.
Since childhood, Tecca had an interest in music though he never saw it as a career as basketball was his career choice then. He used to make rap music over his mic with his friend at the age of 9. The music was directed to each other, of which one of their songs manage to be uploaded to SoundCloud though has been pulled down.
After losing interest in basketball, he took music as a career and started singing with his friend Lil Gummybear releasing a song together in early 2017. His breakthrough in music would come two years later when he released his single Ransom directed by Cole Bennett. Cole uploaded the song on his YouTube channel, but since then, YouTube views are more than 200 million, and on Spotify, it has more than 500 million views. On 30th August, his debut mixtape “We Love You Tecca,” peaked at fourth place on US Billboard 200.
Awards & Achievements
Tecca’s music career is just taking off at a very high speed. With just a few singles and a mixtape to his name, the teenager has already been nominated for two awards in his breakthrough year. His single Ransom was nominated in MTV Video Music Awards 2019 in the Song of Summer category. Besides his single, Tecca got nominated for 2019 Streamy Awards in the Breakthrough Artist category. Though he didn’t get a wing award, he has already identified himself as one of the most promising upcoming rappers we have today.
Net Worth & Salary of Lil Tecca in 2024
Most of the teenagers today are still in school and still living with their parents. For Tecca, it’s different as he goes to school as he earns through his music career. With more than 500 plays on Spotify, his Ransom single has brought him a good amount. His mixtape that he released in 2019 has done well on US Billboard peaking at number four. As of February 2024, Tecca has a net worth of $4 million all this earning in his breakthrough year. With his tender age, it’s true his best in years in the music industry is ahead of him. His current net worth is just a drop in the ocean compared to years to come.
Despite his tender age, Tecca has been doing what most of his age mates have failed to do. He has discovered his career and pursued it, which is what has made him who he is today. His parents have been very supportive since day one. When he told them about his meeting with his manager in the process of producing his Ransom single, they gave him their full support. To young people, Tecca is a good example that you can conquer the world by following your passion.