Z Artist Spotlight: Ty Dolla $ign
Z107.3 wants to take the time to give you a little more information about the artists that you hear all day, everyday on Bangor's #1 Hit Music Station.
This week we put the artist spotlight on Ty Dolla $ign.
REAL NAME: Tyrone William Griffin, Jr.
BIRTH DATE: April 13, 1985
WHERE FROM: Los Angeles, California
MUSICAL LINKS: Wiz Khalifa, Post Malone, Juicy J, A$AP Rocky, The Weeknd, Travi$ Scott, Nick Jonas, Damian Marley, Skrillex, Lil Wayne, Christina Aguilera, 2 Chainz, Kanye West, Bhad Bharbie, Beyonce and Jay-Z, Drake, Fifth Harmony
TO THE POINT POINTS:
- Father was in band 'Lakeside' which allowed Ty Dolla $ign to meet singers like Earth, Wind & Fire and Prince.
- His father's band lead to a love and interest in soul music.
- Has won many awards, more recently the 2019 MTV Video Music Award 'Best Power Anthem' Hot Girl Summer with Megan Thee Stallion and Nicki Minaj.
Here is a tune that will sound familiar to you, the Z listener.