Lil Tay Overview
Lil Tay is a child star; however, this child star has to be one of the most unique amongst them, and it is for the reason that she is not the typical sweet, loveable, and respectful child. On the contrary, she has been described as foul-mouthed and garrulous. Her videos show these traits as she makes comments, tirades, and racial slurs that come in the form of rap songs that get people’s attention, making them both hate and love the child sensation. These videos are uploaded on social media platforms, particularly Instagram, leading her to have 2.7 million followers on the said platform. In many of her videos, she would be heard cursing, brandishing chunks of money, and saying things that a child would not usually say. Although Lil Tay speaks and sounds very much American, it is believed that her ethnicity is Chinese-Canadian or, at some point, Filipino. In a way, it could be said that Lil Tay is the summation and epitome of the kind of vlog culture that people are immersed into these days.
Lil Tay described herself as the “ultimate flexer,” or one who could speak about the realities of everyday life in the current era of consumerism. She would brag about the cars she would drive, even though she was only 9-years-old, at the time. She would claim that her toilet is more expensive than people’s home rent, and she would show her collection of designer clothes and stuff. Many people have vilified the star; however, some people excruciatingly find her appealing and endearing as she utters some of the truths in our current setting that is driven by money and power.
While the child star has not said much about her real name, many people believe it to be Lil Taylor Cosgrove. There are other screen names that she is known for, and they include names like Lil Tay Tervali, Lil Tay Jetski, Lil Gucci Taylor, Lil Tay Jetski, and Lil Tay Tervali.
What is the nationality of Lil Tay?
Lil Tay was born in 2007 at her then hometown in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. This makes her American, although her ethnicity is yet to be ascertained. Some say she is of Filipino descent, while others claim her to be Canadian-Chinese in ethnicity.
How tall is Lil Tay and how much does she weigh?
During the height of her popularity as a child star, she stood 4 feet 1 inch, and weighed around 80 pounds.
Is Lil Tay married or single?
Lil Tay, being a minor, is not married.
How much is Lil Tay’s net worth?
From her massive following on social media and her million subscribers in platforms such as YouTube, the rough estimate of Lil Tay’s net worth is around $500,000.
How many kids does Lil Tay have?
Being a pre-teen, Lil Tay doesn’t have children.
How old is Lil Tay?
At the height of her popularity and rise in 2017, she was only 8-years-old. Now with her birthday in July as she was born July 29, 2007, she is to turn 12-years-old.
What happened to Lil Tay?
People have been shocked because of Lil Tay’s crude videos; however, they were more shocked and worried when her Instagram account was taken down after she was seen smoking. Together with this incident, in May 2018, Lil Tay was mentioned and discussed on Good Morning America, where she was with her mother who tried to defend herself against people’s judgment of her being a child exploiter and abuser as she was thought to be the one planned and instructed Lil Tay to make menacing and offensive videos that the child star has been known for. In dramatic fashion, her mother, Angela Tian, who is believed to be a real-estate agent mother, sat beside her daughter as the child star defended her mother. All of these came after a video where Lil Tay appears to be taking orders from her older brother as they make what appears to be staged videos that people later on would follow and enjoy.
There was more reason for concern, because after a month, in June, Lil Tay’s Instagram account was taken down with a corresponding cryptic post that had the words “help me” set against a pitch black background. This led people to make a campaign to help what appears to be a distressed child. People would make posts and that would have the #FreeLilTay hashtag. Luckily, to people’s delight, the Instagram account was up again in October of 2018 as her mother claimed that her child’s account was hacked.
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