Connect with us

MTV VMAs 2016: Bryson Tiller Facts, Songs, Photos

MTV VMAs 2016: Bryson Tiller Facts, Songs, Photos
Bryson Tiller 2016 MTV VMAs Best New Artist

Morning News Roundup

MTV VMAs 2016: Bryson Tiller Facts, Songs, Photos

American rapper Bryson Tiller has advanced to the finals of the Best New Artist at the MTV Video Music Awards 2016 (VMAs). The R&B singer contended with Zara Larsson, Lukas Graham, and Desiigner, DNCE who were also nominated.

The 23-year-old Bryson Tiller is from Louisville, Kentucky and started rapping from the age of 15. He dropped his debut studio album “Trapsoul” in 2015.

At one of the biggest nights in music awards season the singer may get the MTV ‘moon men’, MTV reports. His breakout single “Don’t” is from his album.

Read Also: Poor Drake? Eminem Backed By President Barack Obama

According to Bryson Tiller, the single is a very personal song about his relationship with his girlfriend depicting the stress in their relationship. The single featured on No 13 of US Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Besides, “Trapsoul,” features on No 11 on the US Billboard 200. Tiller signed with RCA Records, though he had an offer to sign with Drake for his OVO Sound, Capital Xtra reports.

The 29-year-old Canadian rapper was reportedly impressed by the songs on Tiller’s debut album and texted him personally with the opportunity. Apart from “Don’t,” two other singles that became famous include “Exchange” and “Sorry Not Sorry” from “Trapsoul.”

Also Read: Rihanna Pregnant? Drake The Father?

Bryson Tiller teased his forthcoming project “She’s Got My Soul” a follow-up of his debut album. Earlier this summer, Tiller picked up nods including Best New Artist at the BET Awards and the Static Major Award during the Kentucky Urban Entertainment Awards.

He also features in the song “Ima Be Alright,” along with rapper Future that is part of DJ Khaled’s ninth studio album “Major Key” released in July. Bryson Tiller’s style is influenced by Omarion, The Dream, R Kelly, Chris Brown, Drake and Lil Wayne.

“It’s just trap and hip hop-influenced R&B, the perfect marriage between hip hop and R&B,” said Bryson Tiller. Critics have likened him to Jeremih, Drake, PartyNextDoor and Tory Lanez.

The rapper who worked for Papa John’s Pizza before he came into limelight has a one-year-old daughter, Harley with his fiancée Markea Bivens.

i worked hard for this

A post shared by pen griffey (@brysontiller) on

🕊🕊🕊 @travisscott

A post shared by pen griffey (@brysontiller) on

made it thru the struggle. back when I was really workin OT

A post shared by pen griffey (@brysontiller) on


A post shared by pen griffey (@brysontiller) on

happy birthday to my lil homie with the blue hair and the camera @ro.lexx love you smurf

A post shared by pen griffey (@brysontiller) on

😍 thank you @ro.lexx

A post shared by pen griffey (@brysontiller) on

Read More: VMAs 2016 Live Stream: Complete Winners List — Live Updates!

Want to get updated with the latest news MTV VMAs 2016? Subscribe to our newsletter or follow us on Twitter and Facebook

Continue Reading
You may also like...

About Barnali Pal Sinha

A wordsmith, dreamer, traveler, whose thirst for knowledge is insatiable. Like a magician weaving magic with his wand, I have been dishing out word after word to form a line creating sentences, by giving wings to my imagination, creating powerful content in the process. For the past 18 years, I have carved out a niche for myself in this industry, honing my skills of writing, editing, re-writing, Proofreading, and layout and design. I am a journalist, a foodie who is passionate about travel. The hills, rivers, greenery, in short nature inspire me to create colorful content. Fashion is second skin, and I love to keep a close watch on the latest trends from the industry. Besides, International Affairs is also something that interests me.

More in Morning News Roundup

Good News

To Top