Tyrese Gibson

Tyrese Gibson

R&B Singer

Tyrese Darnell Gibson is an American actor and singer. He released his self-titled debut album in 1998, which featured the single "Sweet Lady", peaking at number twelve on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.

Full Name
Tyrese Darnell Gibson
Dec 30, 1978
In a relationship
5′ 11″
Net Worth


Tyrese Darnell Gibson was born on December 30, 1978 in Watts, Los Angeles, California. He is the son of Tyrone and Priscilla Gibson. Growing up, Tyrese attended the Westchester Enriched Sciences Magnets School and later attended Florida A&M University where he studied Business Administration. 

Tyrese began his music career singing background vocals for several R&B artists including Ginuwine before releasing his debut album, "Tyrese" in 1998. His second album, "2000 Watts", released in 2001 earned him a Grammy nomination for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance. In 2004, he released his third album entitled "I Wanna Go There" which featured two number one singles “How You Gonna Act Like That” and “Sweet Lady”. Tyrese has since released additional albums such as “Alter Ego” (2006), “Open Invitation” (2011) and “Black Rose” (2015).

In addition to being an acclaimed singer and songwriter, Tyrese has also appeared in several films including Baby Boy (2001), 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), Waist Deep (2006) and Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011). He has also authored three books – How to Get Out of Your Own Way (2012), Manology: Secrets of Your Man's Mind Revealed with Rev Run (2014) and Shut Up & Hold On (2015).

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1978</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Tyrese Gibson is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On December 30, 1978, Tyrese Gibson was born in Watts, Los Angeles, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1998</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debut Solo Album Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his first solo album "Tyrese" which goes on to sell over 2 million copies.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2001</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Acting Debut in Baby Boy</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Gibson makes his acting debut in John Singleton's movie "Baby Boy."</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2003</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role in 2 Fast 2 Furious</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Gibson stars as Roman Pearce in the movie 2 Fast 2 Furious.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2006</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Lead Role in Transformers Movie Franchise</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Gibson stars as Robert Epps in the first three films of the Transformers movie franchise.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Release of Album "Alter Ego"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his fourth studio album, "Alter Ego," which sells over 1 million copies.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Release of "Black Rose" Album</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases his fifth studio album, "Black Rose," which is certified gold by the RIAA.</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 Great Performer</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Tyrese Gibson is an amazing performer. He has a powerful voice and presence that captivates audiences. His performances are always filled with energy and emotion, making them truly memorable.</p></div>

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Inspiring</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Tyrese Gibson has inspired countless people with his music and his words. His lyrics often have a positive message of hope and resilience, encouraging people to keep going no matter what life throws their way.</p></div>

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Always Growing</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Tyrese Gibson is constantly growing as an artist. He is always pushing himself to be better, learning new things and exploring new sounds. His evolution as an artist makes him even more intriguing to fans.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Started Singing at Age of 5</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Tyrese Gibson began singing when he was five years old and gained fame as part of the R&B group the "GP Boys" in the early 1990s.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Has Numerous Acting Credits</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Tyrese has numerous acting credits to his name, including roles in films such as Baby Boy, Transformers, and Fast & Furious.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Played Professional Football</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before becoming famous, Tyrese played professional football for the Atlanta Falcons and the San Diego Chargers.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> First African American Model for Guess?</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Tyrese became the first African American model for Guess? Jeans in 1995, a role that launched him into stardom.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Released Nine Albums</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Tyrese has released nine albums since 1997, including his most recent effort "Black Rose" which was released in 2015.</p></div>


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