Tory Lanez is a Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and fashion designer. His net worth is about $0.5 million.
Tory Lanez is a stage name. His real name is Daystar Peterson. He was born on 27, July 1992 in Ontario, Canada. Lanez started rapping when he was only 9 years old. When his mom died of a rare disease in his childhood, his father became an ordained minister and a missionary. So he had to move a lot throughout the USA. At the age of 15, Lanez found out that he has lost his home and became homeless. But his passion didn’t die and he started performing in outdoor concerts for a living.
His debut mixtape was released in 2010, named ‘T.L 2 T.O’. Along with his mixtape, Lanez started directing some music videos and uploaded them on You Tube. One of his own made music video caught the eye of Sean Kingston. Kingston asked Lanez for a meet up and offered him a deal which Lanez accepted and a deal was signed with Sean Kingston’s Time is Money Entertainment record label. During his deal with the record label, Lanez started making many of his mixtapes. After cutting ties with the label, Lanez released his eighth mixtape.
In March and May 2012, Lanez released his 9th and 10th mixtapes respectively named ‘Ignant Shift’ and ‘Sincerely Tory’. His 11th mixtape named ‘Conflicts of My Soul: The 416 Story’ became one of his most famous mixtape and earned him enough fame to release five singles. His first album appearance was in 2014, when he appeared on YG’s album ‘My Krazy Life’. In 2014, another of his mixtape named ‘Lost Cause’ was released and was a great success.
Lanez is also a fashion designer and have his own brand of clothing, named Crist. He also owns a store in Toronto named Forever Umbrella. His debut album is set to be released in 2016.