Ty Dolla Sign is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer. He first gained major recognition in 2010 for his guest feature on YG’s Toot It and Boot It, which he had co-written and produced for Def Jam Recordings. In the summer of 2013, he signed a record deal with Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang Records. In November 2015, he released his debut studio album, Free TC, which peaked at number 14 on the Billboard 200.

Birth Name

Tyrone William Griffin Jr.

Nickname

Ty Dolla $ign, Ty$

Profession

Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer

Genre

Hip Hop, R&B

Instruments

Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Drums, Sampler, Synthesizer, Bass Guitar

Labels

Pu$haz Ink, Taylor Gang Records, Atlantic Records

Nationality

American

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Ty Dolla Sign was born on 13th of April 1985, in South Los Angeles, California, United States.

Age

He’s currently 34 years old.

Sun Sign

Aries

Ethnicity

Black

Religion

Christianity

Education

Sign completed his high school education through homeschooling.

Family Details

  • Father – Tyrone Griffin Sr.
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Big TC (Brother), Angel Gold (Sister) (Singer)

Marital Status

Single

Girlfriend / Spouse

Ty Dolla Sign dated –

  • Tinashe (2015) – Sign hooked up with singer and rapper Tinashe in 2015 after having grown close while working on his single, Drop That Kitty. They even brought their chemistry to a number of public performances as well.
  • Kylie Jenner (2016) – In May 2016, Ty was pictured kissing reality TV star Kylie Jenner at the Nylon x BCGeneration Young Hollywood Party. Kylie had started dating him after her separation from Tyga.
  • Alice (2016) – In an interview with Hot 97, Sign revealed that he was in a relationship with a girl named Alice. However, he refused to reveal her identity and only went on to say that she is a beautiful girl and badass chick.

  • Lauren Jauregui (2017-2019) – Dolla Sign met singer Lauren Jauregui (and other Fifth Harmony girls) in 2016 to record the song “Work From Home”. He got impressed by Lauren and started dating soon after. In April 2017, they were seen in a bowling alley. After dating for 2 years, the couple split in April 2019.

Note – Ty Dolla Sign has a daughter named Jailynn.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 6 feet 1 inches
  • In centimeters – 186 cm
  • In meters – 1.86 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 83 kg
  • In Pounds – 183 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 42-14.5-33
  • Chest – 42 in or 107 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 14.5 in or 37 cm
  • Waist – 33 in or 84 cm

Body Build

Slim

Eye Color

Green

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

His shoe size is 11 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

The popularity and commercial success of his singles such as ParanoidOr Nah, Blasé, Saved and Wavy.

Film Debut

In 2012, Ty Dolla $ign debuted comedy flick, Mac & Devin Go to High School, in which he played the role of Hemptathalon Smoker 1.

Album Debut

In November 13, 2015, Ty Dolla Sign dropped his first studio album, Free TC under Taylor Gang Records and Atlantic Records. The album debuted at number 14 on the US Billboard 200 and was certified Gold.

Television Debut

In 2013, Ty Dolla Sign guest appeared as himself in an episode of GGN: Snoop Dogg’s Double G News Network.

Brand Endorsements

Ty Dolla Sign hasn’t done promotion work for any brand.

Awards & Nominations

YearAwardsNominated WorkCategoryResult
2016Premios Juventud“Work from Home” (with Fifth Harmony)Favorite HitNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Summer SongWon
MTV Video Music AwardsBest CollaborationWon
American Music AwardsCollaboration of the YearWon
2017iHeartRadio Music AwardsBest Music VideoWon
Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite SongWon
MTV Video Music Awards“Gone” (with Afrojack)Best Dance VideoNominated
BET Hip Hop Awards“Ain’t Nothing”Best Featured VerseNominated
“Blessings” (with Lecrae)Impact TrackNominated
2019MTV Video Music Awards“Hot Girl Summer” (with Megan Thee Stallion and Nicki Minaj)Best Power AnthemWon

Ty Dolla Sign Favorites

  • Favorite Sports – American Football, Basketball
  • Favorite Fast Food Joint – Raising Cane’s
  • Favorite Comic Book Hero – Wolverine
  • Favorite Emoji – The one With Tongue Out and Dollar Signs on It
  • Favorite Egg Recipe – Scrambled Eggs
  • Favorite Artists / Producers – 2Pac, J Dilla, Kim Burrell
  • Favorite Drink – Bombay on Ice
  • Favorite Shoes – Vans Old Skools or Sk8 His

Ty Dolla Sign Net worth

Ty Dolla Sign has an estimated net worth of $3 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ty Dolla Sign

  • Ty Dolla Sign cites Slum Village, 2Pac, Mos Def, Talib Kweli and Kim Burrell as his music influences.
  • In 2012, Ty Dolla Sign signed a recording contract with Atlantic Records.
  • In September 10, 2013, Ty Dolla Sign released a single, titled Paranoid, which features a verse from Atlanta rapper B.o.B and production from DJ Mustard.
  • In January 7, 2014, Ty Dolla Sign released his second single for his debut EP, titled Or Nah, featuring Wiz Khalifa and DJ Mustard.
  • In January 21, 2014, Ty Dolla Sign released his major label debut project, Beach House EP.
  • In February 2016, Fifth Harmony released the single Work from Home featuring Ty Dolla Sign, which has gone on to peak at number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100.
  • In June 2016, Ty Dolla Sign, Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa, Imagine Dragons, Logic and X Ambassadors released the collaboration single Sucker for Pain for the motion picture soundtrack for Suicide Squad.
  • In June 19, 2016, Ty Dolla Sign announced that his next project following Campaign would be Beach House 3 and that this installment would be an album rather than a mixtape.
  • In August 2016, Ty and singer Nick Jonas performed the song Bacon at the MTV Video Music Awards, where Ty also won Best Collaboration for Work from Home with Fifth Harmony.
  • In September 23, 2016, Ty released a project titled Campaign, which peaked at number 28 on the Billboard 200.
  • In February 2018, Ty Dolla Sign was featured on Post Malone’s single Psycho, which peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.
  • In May 2018, he was featured on Christina Aguilera’s single Accelerate along with 2 Chainz, the first single from Aguilera’s eighth album Liberation.
  • In October 26, 2018, Ty Dolla Sign and Jeremih released a collaborative album under the joint pseudonym MihTy (a portmanteau of both the artists’ names) through Def Jam Recordings and Atlantic Records, their respective labels.
  • In December 10, 2018, it was announced that Ty Dolla Sign is facing 15 years in jail due to cocaine possession. Ty Dolla $ign reached an agreement that all charges will be dropped upon completion of a drug prevention program.
  • In May 20, 2019 Ty Dolla $ign released Purple Emoji with J. Cole and on August 9, 2019 he released Hottest in the City with Juicy J & Project Pat.
  • Visit his official website @ dollasignworld.com.
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