Los Angeles, CA – Competing in opposition to six different artists for the So So Def chain on Season 5 of The Rap Game was lite work for 16-year-old Tyeler Reign. From the best way she speaks, to the model of clothes, right down to the cadences in her raps the West Coast represented.
After 10 weeks, the creator of the present, Jermaine Dupri, knew who’s neck he can be placing the long-lasting So So Def chain on – Tyeler Reign. She proved herself week-after-week with essential challenges consisting of freestyle battles, studio classes, press runs, and even a music video that includes season three’s winner Nova.
“When I bought the decision it was surreal,” Tyeler Reign admits to GroovyTracks. “First factor I did was scream and cry then I thanked God himself. I labored so arduous to get to such a alternative in my life and this was one other stepping stone in my testimony.” Tyler was the decide of the litter all alongside. “I needed to be myself and never conform. I needed to showcase my totally different circulate, stage presence, work ethic and all the time ensure that I stayed prepared so I didn’t need to prepare.”
Tyeler Reign’s “momager,” London, who additionally performed a pivotal half in the Lifetime show, labored along with her every week (displaying robust love), with no tolerance for mediocrity.
“The expertise with my mother was wonderful truly!” Tyeler exuded. “Going by that for 10 weeks along with her actually simply introduced us nearer and made the expertise simpler as a result of she was there each step of the best way and saved encouraging me it doesn’t matter what the circumstances have been.”
Although one episode took a flip for the more severe, revealing London’s well being scare proper earlier than our eyes, Tyeler Reign discovered the power to proceed combating for the So So Def membership. “It was very arduous…the world will be merciless so I didn’t understand how everybody else was going to reply to the episode truly. It was good to see and really feel the love from everybody.”
Tyeler Reign had some robust competitors to beat out, particularly crowd-pleaser, Sire, who might have walked away with the So So Def chain and plaque. Sire continued to wow us every week along with his plain lyrics and spontaneous backflips. However, the home wasn’t all the time keen on one another and there have been difficult occasions.
“The hardest factor or probably the most difficult half was ignoring the feedback in the home and simply maintaining my head within the sport and worrying about me and my mother,” Tyeler tells DX. “I’m nonetheless pals with a number of the forged truly … Sire, Richye, and Nya are my gang for positive.”
For the ultimate efficiency, which included different contestants Nya and Sire, Tyeler got here out energetic with an plain stage presence. Shooting off her golden cash gun, the gang went loopy. A satisfied Jermaine Dupri chained Tyeler Reign and welcomed her to the So So Def household with a plaque later that night time.
Since then life has moved quick for Tyeler. “Life after the present has been wonderful,” Tyeler expressed to DX. “I didn’t let the truth that the present was over make me cease working. I saved working and saved grinding as an artist ought to.” Tyeler then revealed, “I’m engaged on my EP and dealing on my second line of sneakers – it’s loads within the works and I actually can’t wait to indicate the world my ReignGang in fact.”
It’s no shock that she aspires to work with Hip Hop pioneer, Missy Elliott, sooner or later. “Her creativity and the way totally different she is and the way wonderful her vibe is… suppose we’d create some progressive music,” Tyler shared with DX. Speaking of inpirations, Tyeler revealed how she finds her’s when writing: “I pull from private experiences and from what’s occurring in my viewers at present and I guarantee that I keep present with subjects that everybody can relate to.”
Also, first-hand data and recommendation from Hip Hop business vets like Jermaine Dupri and Will.i.am throughout these intense weeks helped form her into the winner of The Rap Game season 5. “One factor that made me excited was the possibility to get recommendation from them and study and develop from the entire expertise, and in addition having the ability to acquire new methods to go about being an artist,” Tyler says.
With her newfound So So Def dwelling, Tyeler Reign simply dropped her newest single, “Yeahhh,” and can also be engaged on her second line of sneakers, (after gaining an preliminary endorsement cope with Vlado Sneakers). “One factor I can is that you simply haven’t seen the remainder of me and I’m completely satisfied that this platform gave you guys an opportunity to take a peek into who I actually am, and I welcome everybody to the lifetime of Tyeler Reign.”
Stream Tyler Reign’s new Indian Trap-featured single”YEAHHH” under and observe her on Instagram @reigntyeler for extra constant updates.