How Rich Is The Rapper Lil Tjay?

Tione Jayden Merritt popular with the stage name Lil Tjay is the Columbia Records signed American rapper, singer, and songwriter. He is famous for releasing his debut studio album True 2 Myself which was at No.5 position on the US Billboard 200.

Similarly, Lil is also known for his songs like F.N., Resume, Brothers, Leaked, Zoo York, and others. According to the Celebrity Net Worth, the versatile personality Tjay is worth $600,000 as of 2022.


Lil Tjay is active on the music industry in 2017 and was only 16 years old when he started his professional journey. Eventually, he released his singles like Brothers and Resume on SoundCloud.

Lil gained the attention of record label A&R through his performance at the Coast 2 Coast LIVE NYC All-Age Edition where he came first. After that, he along with producer Cash Money AP released his song None of Your Love in 2018. The song amassed 18.2 million plays only in 8 months.

Rapper Lil Tjay
Rapper Lil Tjay

Image Source: Pitch Fork

Additionally, the following year, Tjay appeared on the single titled Pop Out with Polo G. So far, he has released only a studio album titled True 2 Myself on October 11, 2019.

Moreover, some of his other notable songs include Leaked, FN, Long Time, Pa$to, Ruthless, Hold On, Go In, 20/20, First Place, Zoo York, and Ice Cold. Also, he has served as a featured artist in numerous songs like Slide, Pray for Me, All Star, Only The Team, Fade Away, and many more.

Was Into Robbing People And Fighting In His Early Days

Lil Tjay was born Tione Jayden Merritt on April 30, 2001, in South Bronx, New York, in the United States.

Lil attended Bronx Dance Academy. During his childhood, he was into fighting and robbing people.

F.N. singer Lil Tjay
F.N. singer Lil Tjay

Image Source: Billboard

He was only 15 years old when he was sentenced to 1 year in a youth detention center in 2016.

Talking about his personal life, 21 years old Tjay seems single as of July 2020. He is neither spotted nor his name is linked with anyone.

Read More: Lil Romeo-Net Worth

Social Media Earnings

5 feet 10 inches Height rapper is available on SoundCloud, Deezer, and TuneIn. As of July 2020, he has over 27K followers on Facebook and 178.4K followers on Twitter.

Likewise, Lil has 4 million followers on his Instagram with an engagement rate of 9.62%. As per the Influencer Marketing Hub, he receives around $7,515 to $12,525 per sponsor post.

On the other hand, Tjay created his self-titled YouTube channel on September 16, 2017. Currently, his channel has 1.83 million subscribers with the total views of 192,989,223.

According to the Social Blade, the singer earns between $2.7K to $43.2K per month and $32.4K to $518.5K per year.


Like other rappers, Tjay also loves to ink on his body parts. There is a tattoo of a rose flower below his elbow.

Lil Tjay's tattoos
Lil Tjay’s hand tattoos

Image Source: Body Art Guru

Similarly, he also wrote a name, Maive horizontally just below the flower.