Lil Tecca

Lil Tecca


Tyler-Justin Anthony Sharpe, known professionally as Lil Tecca, is an American rapper and singer. He rose to mainstream fame with the release of his 2019 single "Ransom", which peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Full Name
Tyler-Justin Anthony Sharpe
Aug 26, 2002
5' 8"
Net Worth


Lil Tecca, born Tyler-Justin Anthony Sharpe on August 26, 2002 in New York City, is an American rapper and songwriter. Raised in the Bronx neighborhood of Queensbridge, Lil Tecca began his music career at age 16 when he released his debut single "Ransom" in 2019. The single quickly gained traction with millions of streams and eventually was certified 3x platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

Following its success, he released his debut album We Love You Tecca in August 2019 which debuted at number 4 on the Billboard 200 chart and spawned the hit single "Did It Again". His second studio album Virgo World was released in August 2020, peaking at number 2 on the Billboard 200 chart.

In addition to rapping, Lil Tecca has also ventured into acting appearing in a few small roles including a brief cameo appearance in the Netflix movie Project Power starring Jamie Foxx. He has also appeared as a guest artist on several singles with popular artists such as Juice WRLD and NAV. 

Lil Tecca's musical style is characterized by melodic flows and often incorporates elements of trap music and drill music. His unique sound has brought him much critical acclaim from fans and industry professionals alike.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2002</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Lil Tecca is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On August 26, 2002, Lil Tecca was born in Queens, New York.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Begins to Record Music</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Tecca begins to record and release music independently.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">June 2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Hit Song “Ransom”</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his breakout hit single “Ransom” on June 7, 2018.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Signs Record Deal with Republic Records</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">In 2019, Tecca signs a multi-million dollar deal with Republic Records.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">August 2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Debut Album We Love You Tecca</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">In August 2019, Lil Tecca releases his debut album We Love You Tecca.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Appears on Hot 100 Chart for the First Time</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">In 2020, Tecca appears on the Billboard Hot 100 for the first time with his song “Out of Love.”</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Nominated for Top Rap Song at the Billboard Music Awards</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">In 2020, Tecca receives a nomination for Top Rap Song at the Billboard Music Awards for his song “Ransom.”</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's a Talented Musician</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Lil Tecca is a talented musician and rapper who creates unique and memorable songs. His lyrics are thoughtful, honest, and catchy, and he is always finding new ways to innovate in the genre. He has already achieved success with his debut album “We Love You Tecca”.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Inspirational</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Lil Tecca is an inspiration to many young people. He was able to use his talents and determination to become successful at a young age. His story of success proves that anyone can achieve their dreams with hard work and dedication.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Charismatic</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Lil Tecca is a charismatic performer who captivates audiences with his energy and enthusiasm. He puts on a great show every time he performs and always leaves fans wanting more. </p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Youngest Artist Signed to Republic Records</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">At just 16 years old, Lil Tecca became the youngest artist ever signed to Republic Records when he inked a deal with them in 2019.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> First Hit Song Recorded In His Bedroom</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Lil Tecca's first hit song "Ransom" was recorded entirely in his bedroom at his parents' house.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Started Rapping at Age 10</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Lil Tecca started rapping at the age of 10, writing verses and performing for friends and family.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Gained Popularity on SoundCloud</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Lil Tecca gained traction online when his songs started gaining plays on SoundCloud and other streaming platforms.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Verified On Instagram Before Releasing Music</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Despite not having released any music, Lil Tecca was already verified on Instagram before he dropped his first single "Ransom".</p></div>


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