Wolftyla is a social media personality, singer cum songwriter of American origin. She is presently signed onto Interscope Records but first gained popularity via the social media with her comic videos on Vine. However, the vocalist shifted attention to other ventures like music and commenced writing singing as well as posting music videos on platforms such as Musical.ly presently called TikTok, YouNow, and SoundCloud. The popular singer has collaborated with big names in music and has gone ahead to display her acting skills on the set of Tory Lanez’s music videos. She is a businesswoman with her own online merchandise store. Read on to get details on her family background, career, and more.
Wolftyla’s Family Life
Very little is known about Wolftyla’s parents but from what we gathered from the records, she has an absentee father that was never there for the family, thus the young talent was solely raised by her mother. The internet sensation considers her mum to be a pillar as she was the first person who encouraged her to go into music. Consequently, she dedicates every success to the woman that gave her life. She once shared a picture of her mum, expressing profound gratitude for all the sacrifices. In the same vein, the identities of her siblings are not known.
Wolftyla’s career started with social media when she launched her Vine account and began sharing several videos. She got quite a boost when her comic videos went viral, and thus decided to delve into other platforms on social media. Music seemed to be the answer as she took to SoundCloud to release her debut song Feels which became a hit in no time, receiving views in millions. Presently, Feels can boast of over seven million plays on the audio distribution platform. This feat made the young artist a sensation on social media as she also gained popularity on YouNow, Instagram and Twitter with thousands of following.
Her YouTube channel came to life on the 12th of November 2015, and she has been posting music videos, tutorials, hauls, skincare routine which has brought her subscription level to 95 thousand. Wolftyla’s popularity on social media has continued to increase with over 1.5 million on Instagram and 112,000 on SoundCloud, her accounts on Facebook and YouNow are following suit with thousands of fans.
Wolftyla’s singing prowess attracted the attention of other singers, giving rise to multiple musical collaborations. She has done a stage performance with the likes of PartyNextDoor (Jahron Braithwaite) and has worked with talents like PnB Rock, DJ Wavy, Monty and Elle Varner. The young singer attained another level of fame when she appeared in Tory Lanez’s music video titled Say It where she leveraged on the opportunity to sell herself to a wider audience.
The singer’s inherent multi-talented inclinations led her into songwriting and Wolftyla is now signed with Interscope Records as a songwriter and singer. The vocalist is the founder of the #WolfMovement – an initiative which is targeted at spreading love and went into collaboration with Deppo to launch an online shopping app for affordable clothes with its base in London.
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Wolftyla
It is believed that Wolftyla’s real name is Tyla Parham. She is partly American and partly Korean and was born on the 1st of June 1996 in New York City. The American national also spent a better part of her growing up years in her city of birth, precisely in Queens, New York City.
The high school she attended is not known but it has since come to light that she was active in basketball during high school days. Wolftyla’s quest for further academic qualifications took her to New York University to study business marketing.
She was the girlfriend of Christian AKA Dj Wavy for over one year, during their time together, the duo was really loved up, always sharing romantic and cozy photos of themselves together.
For over three years, Wolftyla suffered from clinical depression and anorexia, however, family and friends helped her to recovery, and that is the major reason she wished to promote love and positivity.
The internet sensation has been earning handsomely since the inception of her career in music and social media, and not to mention her online merchandise. The last review of her net worth pegged it at a tidy $500,000.