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Lil Tjay Net Worth, Family, Girlfriend and Career


Tjay is a flawless rapper and the pioneer of the music subgenres Hip hop, trap, drill, and R&B industry. Lil Tjay net worth is $1.5 million as of 2023.

Do you want to see a detailed view of Lil Tjay’s fortune?

In this following article, we will discuss and elaborate on Tjay’s biography, career details, sources of income, background, education, and personal life.

Who is Lil Tjay?

Tione Jayden Merritt, popularly known as Lil Tjay, is among the most proficient musicians in America’s rapping industry.

This 22-year-old guy has equally performed as a rapper, songwriter, and singer.

Therefore, he has made a storm with his tracks- What You Wanna Do, Clutchin My Strap, Give You What You Want, Calling My Phone, etc.

Generally speaking, Tjay’s influence and success go beyond his musical prowess, and his journey has been marked by remarkable accomplishments, leading him towards the remarkable milestone of accumulating a million-dollar net worth and revealing his transformation from a gifted young artist to a prominent, financially successful figure in less than   10 year’s career. 

                              Lil Tjay At a Glance

Real Name Tione Jayden Merritt
Gander Male
Lil Tjay Birthday  April 30, 2001
Lil Tjay Age  22 years (2023)
Lil Tjay Height 1.75m (5′ 9″)
Weight 63 kg or 138 lbs
Birth Place New York City, New York, U.S.
Lil Tjay Zodiac Sign Taurus
Religion Christian
Marital Status Not Married
Nationality American
Lil Tjay Ethnicity Ghanaian
Lil Tjay Girlfriend Ice Spice
Occupation Songwriter, Rapper, and Singer
Net Worth $1.5 Million (2023)

Early Life and Education

Tione J. Merritt was born on April 30, 2001, in New York City, New York, U.S., but he owns Ghanaian ancestry from both of his parents. 

In context, he was raised by his single mother along with his other two siblings..

In the first place, Merritt’s educational journey commenced at  Bronx Dance Academy, where he embarked on the path of learning and growth for his upcoming career.

Next, he was admitted to St. John’s College to acquire higher education.



Tjay is now rumored to have a relationship with Ice Spice, another rapper.

He also had another three relationships previously. 

His first girlfriend’s name is rapper Chinese Kitty. Next, he engaged in a relationship with Rubi Rose. Tjay’s third girlfriend is American Internet celebrity, Lala Baptiste.


Lil didn’t enroll in any university like other typical youths due to pursuing his career in music. 

In 2016, when he was only 16, Tjay started his career by releasing music in SoundCloud. His debut song’s name is Resume.

His second single Brothers’s success raised him to prominence and in consequence, he signed with Columbia Records.

In 2019, Lil Tjay released his debut album True 2 Myself. Within a few days, this album successfully positioned at #5 on Billboard’s Top 200.

In 2021, he released a single Calling My Phone with 6lack, which positioned at career-best #3 on the Billboard Hot 100.

During his career, he collaborated with other stars, Polo G, 6lack, Fivio Foreign, Kay Flock, Summer Walker, Coco Jones, Jadakiss, etc.

                               Net Worth Timeline

Lil Tjay Net worth 2023:

Net Worth $1.5 Million
Average Monthly Income $25k
Yearly Income $300k


Net Worth in Recent Years:

Lil Tjay Net Worth 2022 $1.3 Million
Lil Tjay Net Worth 2021 $1.1 Million
Lil Tjay Net Worth 2020 $910k
Lil Tjay Net Worth 2019 $750k

How Did He Make His Money?

  • Music and Record Production (64% of net income): His main source of income is generated from royalties from selling copies of his albums.
  • Tours and Concerts (26% of net income): He made tours to different regions for music, which added extra to his balance. As an example, he made a nationwide tour in 2019 and also in 2022.
  • Other Ventures (10% of net income): He also earned from brand endorsement, paid promotion, and investments.

Lil Tjay House and Cars

As has been noted, Lil Tjay always maintains a luxurious lifestyle, as his taste and class reflect on his assets.

  • He resides in a $1.265 million house in New York City.

He reportedly has an avid collection of cars in his garage. His car collection includes,

  • Mercedes-Benz GLE
  • Bugatti Veyron
  • The Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano 

Awards and Achievements

Not to mention, Tjay’s small career is already blessed with accolades and recognitions.

  • He was nominated in Brit Awards in 2022 in the International Song of the Year category for ‘Calling MY Phone.
  • Nominated for Best Hip-Hop Artist in 2022 iHeartRadio Music Award.
  • 2022 nominee of Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) in Best Original Song-Video Game (Gran Turismo) category.
  • He was nominated in American Music Awards for Calling My Phone in the Favorite Hip-Hop Song category.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is Lil Tjay net worth 2023?

In 2023, Lil Tjay net worth is $1.5 million.

How much is Lil Tjay worth 2022?

Lil Tjay net worth 2022 is $1.1 million.

Where is Lil Tjay from ?

Lil is from NewYork city.

How old is Lil Tjay?

Tjay age is 23 years.

How tall is Lil Tjay ?

Presently Lil Tjay height is 1.75m (5′ 9″). 

Who is Lil Tjay’s girlfriend?

Lil Tjay girlfriend name is Ice Spice.

Final Verdict

In conclusion, Lil Tjay is such a successful and skilled multitasker, as he performs as a rapper, songwriter, and singer.

All things considered, Tione Jayden Merritt, no offense, has a large fanbase worldwide as he has already proved himself a genius in music.

In a word, he is undoubtedly one of the most outstanding media personalities in the American rapping industry. 

So, it is unsurprising that he holds a handsome net worth of $1.5 million, and which will surely continue to march forward alongside his popularity. 


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