(www.BlacksinHollywood.com) – If you don’t know who the hell is Bryson Tiller, step over to the long line on the left. Few people know who he was until he slammed the door on struggle life and emerged a sleeper, break out star at the 2016 BET Awards.
Born Bryson Djuan Tiller on January 2, 1993, in Louisville, Kentucky. When he was four years old, his mother died, and he was subsequently raised by his grandmother, which could explain why he is so grounded. He has four brothers. He attended Iroquois High School in Louisville. After he left school, he went to work at Papa John’s Pizza and UPS.
Tiller started receiving with some massive internet attention from music industry insiders with his breakout single “Don’t”, which he initially released on his SoundCloud page. These early co-signs from a high-profile record producer Timbaland and the Canadian rapper Drake, it led into a major-label attention for Tiller, with him eventually choosing to sign a creative partnership with RCA Records, which was announced on August 25, 2015. Tiller was offered a chance to sign with Drake’s OVO Sound record label, but declined the offer. On October 2, 2015, Tiller released his debut studio album, T R A P S O U L, which debuted at number 11 on the US. Billboard 200.
In 2016, Bryson Tiller teased a forthcoming project She’s Got My Soul, the follow up to T R A P S O U L.