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Canadian Rapper Tory Lanez's Career Achievements and Net Worth, His Struggle To Success

Updated On 19 Jul, 2018 Published On

Tory Lanez, is a 25-year-old Canadian Rapper and a singer whose career reached heights when he released his mixtape Lost Cause and hit singles like “Say It” and “Luv.” All of these charted on the Billboard Hot 100.

Likewise, Lanez is currently signed to huge record labels like Mad Love Records and Interscope Records. Well, not to mention, his successful albums and his engagement with such successful record labels have played a huge role in the growth of his net worth.

Tory Lanez’s Net Worth

Tory Lanez's estimated net worth, as of 2017, is about $2 million.

He also owns a record label, Label One Umbrella, which he founded in collaboration with his brothers.

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 The successful singer was also listed in the Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list.

Tory Lanez’s Career

Daystar Peterson, known by his stage name Tory Lanez, started singing when he was just 17. He looks up to R. Kelly and Brandy as one his greatest inspirations. He is also known by the name of Argentina Fargo.

Mixtapes

Tory released his first mixtape called ‘T.L 2 T.O.’ in 2009. A year later, he released another mixtape called “Playing for Keeps”.

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 He has also released several other mixtapes namely ‘Just Landed’, ‘Mr. Peterson’, ‘Chixtape,’ ‘Swavey,’ ‘Ignant Shit,’ ‘Sincerely Tory,’ and 'Chixtape II.’

His mixtape Lost Cause was released in 2014. The mixtape was followed by the release of “Chixtape III, “The New Toronto”, “Chixtape IV” and “The New Toronto 2.

He also released an EP called “Cruel Intentions” in 2015.

After signing to Made love Records and Interscope Records, Tory Lanez released his debut studio album called I Told You in August 2016. His second studio album entitled “Memoirs Don’t Die” was released on January 2018.

CAPTION: Cover of Memoirs Dont Die
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In 2015, he released the single “Say It”. The same year, he released “B.L.O.W”. His another “LA Confidential” was released in 2016. Some of his popular singles include “Luv”, “Shooters”, “Skrt Skrt,” “Real Thing,” and “I Sip.”

Two of his singles have been certified platinum and one as silver.

Tory has also featured for many other rap artists like Packy, G-Eazy, who was rumored to be dating Lana Del Ray, Mikey Mass, Cashmere Cat, Sean Paul, Trina, Meek Mill, Busta Rhymes, Black Da Don, and DJ Carisma de. And recently he dedicated his new song to Tim Duncan.

Awards and Achievements

In 2015, Lanez was nominated for the MuchMusic video awards for “Henny in Hand”. In 2017, Tory Lanez was nominated for the Grammy Awards in the category of Best R&B Song. In 2016, he also received a nomination for the Soul Train Music Awards in the category of Best New Artist.

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In 2016, he was nominated for the BET Awards and got three nominations for the Juno Awards. He received the BET Hip Hop Award nomination in 2016.