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Artist Biography For Ty Dolla $ign

Tyrone Griffin Born April 13 1982 Better Known By His Stage Name Ty Dolla Sign Stylized As Ty Dolla $ign Or Ty$ Is An American Singer Rapper And Producer From Los Angeles California. He Is Currently Signed To Wiz Khalifa's Taylor Gang Records And Atlantic Records. The Son Of A Musician From Lakeside Ty Dolla $ign Originally Began His Career In Music By Learning The Bass Guitar. Since Then He Has Learned Several Instruments From The Drums Guitars And Keyboard To The MPC. Earlier In His Career Ty Dolla $ign And His Partner Kory Signed A Record Deal With Venus Brown And Buddah Brown Ent. They Would Release Raw & Bangin Mixtape Vol 2 However That Deal Fell Through And After That He Would Meet Los Angeles Rapper YG. Ty Dolla $ign's Initial Claim To Fame Was Through The Success Of "Toot It And Boot It" A Song He Both Wrote And Produced For YG. Both Are Affiliated With The Group Pushaz Ink. In 2011 Ty Dolla $ign Released His First Single "All Star" Featuring Joe Moses With Production By Fuego. His Song "My Cabana" Was Ranked In Complex's Best 50 Songs Of 2012 List At #23. Ty Dolla $ign Signed To Atlantic Records In 2012. Then He Released The Beach House Mixtape On October 1 2012 And Followed With The Beach House 2 Mixtape On July 1 2013 Which Featured Guest Appearances By Too $hort Wiz Khalifa Juicy J And Kirko Bangz Among Others. The Following Day It Was Revealed He Was Signed To Wiz Khalifa's Taylor Gang Records. The Beach House Mixtape Was Supported By The Single "My Cabana" Featuring Young Jeezy And Beach House 2 Was Supported By The Singles "Irie" Featuring Wiz Khalifa. On January 21 2014 Ty Dolla $ign Released His Debut Extended Play Beach House EP. The EP Featured Guest Appearances From Casey Veggies Wiz Khalifa Twista Jay Rock Trey Songz French Montana And Fredo Santana And The Popular Single "Paranoid" Featuring B.O.B. On January 7 2014 Ty Dolla $ign Released The Second Single From Beach House EP "Or Nah" Featuring Wiz Khalifa And DJ Mustard. On February 23 2014 Ty Dolla $ign Revealed That His Debut Studio Album Would Be Titled Free TC And Be Released During The Third Quarter Of 2014. He Also Told Revolt That Had Already Completed Eight Songs For The Album And That He Would Be Going On The Under The Influence 3 Tour With Wiz Khalifa During 2014. He Is Being Considered For The 2014 XXL Freshman Class.

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