Jayden Merritt, better known by his stage name Lil Tjay, is a rapper and singer from the United States. His name is derived from the first letter of his first name and the first three letters of his middle name.
Lil Tjay signed a deal with Columbia Records in 2018. "Pop Out," "Brothers," and "Calling My Phone" is one of his most recognized hit songs. In 2019, Lil released a studio album titled "True 2 Myself."
Lil Tjay Wiki
To Jayden Merritt was born in the South Bronx of New York City on April 30, 2001.In the Bronx, Lil Tjay attended Bronx Dance Academy. In what was described as a "roomy" apartment, he was raised by a single mother and had two younger siblings. Tjay's father was not present when he was born.
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Lil saw his mother go from one meal to the next, that's why he's always wanted to support his family. He decided to pursue a career in the music industry.
Merritt was known as the "problematic" child among the three because he was frequently involved in petty robberies and school fights. Merritt was arrested for one of his robberies when he was 15 years old and sentenced to a year in a youth detention center.
W hile at the Center, he considered giving up all of his criminal activities and pursuing a career in music, where he began to write raps, including one of his most popular songs, "Resume," which he released on SoundCloud.
Lil Tjay Net Worth
Lil Tjay's net worth is estimated to be around $600,000 as of 2021. The majority of his earnings came from his work as a singеr, rарреr, and sоngwritеr.
The career began in 2017 with the release of the English words "Resume" and "Brоthеr." He has earned a good amount his collaboration with Polo G, "Pop Out," which reached number 11 on the Billboard Hot 100, as well as his songs "Resume," "Brothers," and "Leaked," the latter of which has received 44.4 million SoundCloud plays.
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Lil Tjay collaborated with producer Cash Money AP to release "None of Your Love" in July 2018, which has received 18.2 million plays in just eight months.
In 2019, Lil Tjay collaborated with Polo G on the single "Pop Out," which has over 140 million views on YouTube. When the artist released "Leaked" in September 2018, it received over 600,000 plays on SoundCloud in less than a week.
He has earned a big sum of money from his music career. Similarly, he makes an estimated $380,000 from a song on YouTube. Lil also performs at several music events. That would undoubtedly net him a large sum.
Lil Tjay Dating
Lil Tjay, a 20-year-old rapper, is rumored to be dating Lala Baptise, who is a social media sensation with over a million Instagram followers.
When Lala appeared in Pop Smoke's official video for "Mood Swings," speculation began to fly all over the place. Lil Tjay and Lala are seen getting cozy in the video.
The video follows two lovers, Lil Tjay and Lala, as they navigate through the ups and downs of their relationship, with plenty of romantic scenes thrown in for good measure.
Even though the couple is acting in the video, it is clear that they are in a relationship off-screen. However, both of them have not yet confirmed the rumors about their relationship.
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