Who is Lil Tay?
Lil Tay (born July 29, 2009) is a popular YouTuber and Instagrammer most known for her foul mouth and constant altercations with other YouTubers.
Her real name is Claire Eileen Qi Hope whereas she likes to call herself Lil Gucci Taylor as her stage name.
Tay came into the limelight when she made a video of her showing her money and having issues with everyone.
She constantly got into controversy before she was banned and blocked by social media. After which her behavior changed and she became kind.
Recently Lil Tay was in news due of her abusive father demanded custody of her. According to her brother, this was to take all of her earnings and property.
|Claire Eileen Qi Hope
|Date of Birth
|July 29, 2009
|12 years old
Where was Lil Tay born?
Lil Tay was born in Atlanta, the USA however she is of Canadian descent. She has just become 12 years old in July.
There is not much information about her early life growing up and why she became so controversial and rude.
Tay became famous for her constant use of racial slurs and controversy on her social media. According to sources, she left her studies to become a rapper.
Why was Lil Tay famous?
Lil Tay’s career started in 2015 when she was just 7 years old. She started rapping and making hip hop songs to be rich and famous.
However in most of the song she consistently used racial slurs and swear words which made everyone surprised and shocked.
Tay also uploaded frequent videos of her money and constantly bragging about how rich she was and how she is better than everyone.
Her first single was released in 2018 when she collaborated with popular rapper Chief Keef in the song titled “Gang Gang”.
However, most of the popularity did not come from her music but her constant beef and flexing on the internet.
Lil Tay was declared the youngest flexer of the century by many celebrities. As of now she has not made much music but goes into interviews to create controversies.
When she created her YouTube channel her first video was the beef against popular YouTuber Ricegumm.
She made fun of his sister online and also abused Ricegumm constantly which created a massive controversy in the YouTube industry.
Lil Tay often brags about her friendship with popular celebrities such as Jake Paul and Chief Keef.
She also has a new song ready with Cheif Keef which will be released imminently.
Lil Tay became even more controversial when she roasted another social media star Bhad Bhabie on Jake Paul’s channel.
There is no explanation on why she is constantly bad-mouthing everyone and stirring up controversy but it may explain the abusive behavior she has received in her past.
Recently Lil Tay and her father are in legal dispute due to the subject of custody of her.
What is the height of Lil Tay?
Lil Tay stands at the height of 4 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 40 kg. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.
Tay’s eye color is brown whereas she has brown color hair which she makes blonde consistently.
She is American regarding nationality and belongs to mixed American-Korean ethnicity. Tay has not revealed her religion as of yet.
Abuse and Legal Dispute
In 2018, Lil Tay was subjected to abuse from her father Chris, and her step Mom Hanee Hope.
When an Instagram video of her crying was leaked various accusations against her father were launched.
Her father Chris also fought for her custody and won against her mother who was accused of Tay’s abhorrent videos and persona.
Many of Tay’s well-wishers also accused her father and stepmom of taking all the money and incomes of Tays and spending on their ravishing lifestyles.
It was also rumored she would be fighting for her legal custody herself.
Who is Lil Tay dating now?
Lil Tay is not dating anyone at the moment. According to her fans and media sources, she is single but may have been in a relationship in the past.
However, there is no information regarding who her boyfriend was and who she dated before.
There are no images, leaks, or videos about her love life and no one knows about it maybe because she has kept it really private.
Taylor is really private from an early age so there is not much information leaked about her. However, she is definitely single and not engaged and married as of now.
Lil Tay was raised by her mother named Angela Tian who is Canadian. Her father’s name is Chris Hope and her step mom’s name is Heenie Hope.
She also has a brother named Jason Tian who was accused of coaching her sister to be such a bad mouth and abhorrent character.
According to several YouTubers Jian was to be blamed for coaching his sister as he himself could not create his own persona and failed as a rapper.
This became authentic when KEEMSTAR released the video of Jason teaching his sister what to say and how to act.
After the dispute with the father Jason also shared the video of Lil Tay crying and claimed that her father physically and mentally abused her.
Jason collected over $150,000 in Go Fund Me Page for the legal battle of Lil Tay.
What is the net worth of Lil Tay?
Lil Tay is a popular rapper but was mainly famous for her racial slurs and abhorrent behavior.
She is also frequently on the news for being rude towards other celebrities and YouTubers.
As of 2021, Tay has a net worth of approximately $2 million which she earns primarily from her music and social media.
- Lil Tay released her first song when she was just 9 years old.
- She is in a legal dispute for her custody with her father.
- Her brother Jason Tian is accused of coaching her racial slurs and rude behaviors.
- Tay is a big fan of Lil Pump and Lil Wayne.
- Lil Tay has a net worth of approximately $2 million.