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Tyler, the Creator, Wolf Haley, or Tyler Haley (born Tyler Gregory Okonma on March 6, 1991) is a rapper, producer, artist, lyricist, goblin, frontman, and a Los Angeles native of LA hip-hop collective OFWGKTA and founder of Odd Future Records. He is also known for the single, Yonkers.
Tyler Gregory Okonma was born in Los Angeles, California to a Nigerian father and a mother of African-American and Caucasian descent. Tyler claims he never met his father. Tyler's father left his mother whenever he was a young child, he still to date has not spoken to his father. Tyler spent most of his life living in the communities in Ladera Heights and Hawthrone in southwest Los Angeles country. At the age of seven, Tyler would take the cover of a album and create covers for his own imaginary alubms including a tracklist with song at times, before he could make music.
Tyler was arrested during a show at the Roxy Theatre and charged with suspicion and vandalism for destroying sound equipment belonging to venue. He was released on a $20,000 bail.
- The Odd Future Tape (2008) (also known as "The Fucking Tape")
- Radical (2010)
- The OF Tape Vol. 2 (2011)
Tyler, The Creator has appeared on countless interviews, and stars with L-Boy, Jasper, and Taco, on the Adult Swim TV Show, Loiter Squad. The show has become large enough to have it's own fan forum. He also had a guest appearance on Ridiculousness, along with Taco.