Where did Tyler the Creator grow up?
Tyler Gregory Okonma was born on March 6, 1991 in Ladera Heights, California, the son of a Nigerian father with Igbo ancestry and an American mother of mixed African-American and European-Canadian descent.
Did Tyler actually eat the roach?
TYLER: I actually didn’t say that in a rap—I did it in a video. He was a nice cockroach. His name was Nissan. FLAME: In that video y’all directed called “Yonkers,” you eat that cockroach, then you vomit it back up, then you’re bleeding out your nose, then you’re hangin’ yourself . . .
How is Tyler the Creator?
IGOR. Tyler, the Creator’s sixth album is impressionistic and emotionally charged, the result of an auteur refining his style and baring more of his soul than ever before. The moods of Tyler, the Creator’s albums have largely been defined by absence—of his father, of critical acclaim, of love.
Does Tyler the Creator produce his own music?
Tyler made his own CD art as a kid
Before he was Tyler, the Creator, he was already creating. When he was seven, Okonma would take the insert out of CD cases and create his own art for imaginary albums complete with tracklists and track times.