|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Real Name:||Tyler-Justin Anthony Sharpe|
|Born:||August 26, 2002|
|Age:||19 years old|
|Height:||5ft & 7in / 1.7m|
|Astrological Sign:||Virgo ♍|
|Home Town:||Queens, New York, United States|
|Most Famous For:||Song «Ransom»|
What Is Lil Tecca’s Net Worth?
Lil Tecca is a young, popular musician who is a rapper, singer, and songwriter. He began his love affair with hip hop at a very early age. Lil Tecca would rap with his friends using the microphone on an Xbox. He was only nine years old when he found his passion for music. Now, he is worth over $3 million.
Almost ten years later and his hit song ‘Ransom’ has been played over 300 million times on Spotify. His YouTube statistics are impressive with more than 100 million views of this single.
Lil Tecca’s breakout single «Ransom» has been played more than 400 million times on Spotify. The song also rose to number four on the Billboard Hot 100. The majority of Lil Tecca’s income is from YouTube advertising revenue, Instagram ads, and record sales and merchandise.
He plans on releasing more mixtapes, singles, and albums in the future. There are rumors about Lil Tecca collaborating with other young, hip hop artists from New York City and the region.
The web has allowed many young artists to find their ideal audiences and reached listeners that they wouldn’t have access to less than a few decades ago. This blossoming aspect of the music industry offers the big hitters some serious (and much needed) competition that relies on talent, skill, and the ability to connect and perform for specific audiences.
Lil Tecca is part of a bigger movement of hip hop and all genres of music to broaden the scope of popular music with sounds from much younger generations who shape the industry’s future.
Beginnings of Lil Tecca
Tyler-Justin Anthony Sharpe (Lil Tecca) was born in Queens, New York City, and raised in the neighborhood of Springfield Gardens, but he has moved to Lawrence, Long Island.
Lil Tecca is proud of his Jamaican heritage. Both his mother and father are from the Caribbean island. During his childhood, he dreamed of joining the National Basketball Association (NBA) but by the time he was 12 his interest and aptitude for music reframed his hopes for the future.
When Lil Tecca was 9 years old he often found himself rapping with his friends on his Xbox. The group would post competing for tracks to outdo one another. As the music began to come into focus for Tyler-Justin his interest in basketball began to wane.
There is some disagreement about where his stage name comes from. One rumor is that Lil Tecca got his stage name from an Instagram influencer named Tecca who nicknamed Tyler ‘Lil Tecca’ to differentiate between her popular Instagram handle and his developing brand.
He gained a lot of attention for his song, ‘tectri’, which was a product of a collaboration with mate and musician, Lil Gummybear, which was released in the spring of 2017.
Less than a year later, Lil Tecca’s popularity began to surge with his song ‘Ransom’, which reached the fourth spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The tune has been listened to more than 300 million times on Spotify and has well over 100 million views on YouTube.
In 2019, the release of Lil Tecca’s debut mixtape entitled ‘We Love You Tecca’ soared to number four on the US Billboard 200.
Lil Tecca’s Life Tips for Fans
Aspiring musicians often look to popular artists for directions and advice on surviving and succeeding in the competitive music industry. Lil Tecca isn’t yet twenty and has already had several hit songs on the Billboard Charts. He may not have achieved his dream of playing for the NBA but he’s got a heck of a resume for a teenager.
As many talented people have discovered it is discipline and work that achieve goals, not talent. You can be the most gifted person in the country, but if you don’t work on your craft and define your audience then most likely that talent will go to waste.
Take the time to invest in your physical, mental, and emotional health. Learn how to create healthy boundaries to ensure productivity and so you can stay on track as an artist or musician.
If it Feels Wrong Don’t Do it!
Trusting instinct is a big part of Lil Tecca’s success. Those nagging feelings in the pit of your stomach when something doesn’t feel right isn’t superstition, but a red flag that you are in the wrong place at the wrong time or just plainly doing the wrong thing.
Trust these feelings and listen to your emotions. They will guide you to where you belong and help you develop as a productive and evolving artist and musician. Don’t force yourself to do things or to be places where you don’t feel like you belong. It is best to wish them well and move on.
Life Can Mean Suffering
There are so many things we cannot control in this life. Accept these negative emotions and don’t try to ignore them. Try to learn as much as you can from suffering and be compassionate with yourself. Accept that life will test you and you will see your resolve pay off in success.