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Tyla Laura Seethal (Born 30 January 2002), South African singer and songwriter.[1] She was born and raised in Edenvale, East of Johannesburg and signed to Epic Records in 2021 following the domestic success of her debut single "Getting Late" featuring Kooldrink.[2]

Birth nameTyla Laura Seethal[3]
Born (2002-01-30) 30 January 2002 (age 22)[4]
Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • dancer
Years active2019–present

Discography[change | change source]

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Early Life[change | change source]

Tyla was born in Edenvale; East of Johannesburg in 2002 and was the daughter of Sharleen Seethal and Sherwin Seethal. She grew up liking music and started making TikTok videos with her sister Sydney in her school years and in her last year of high school, started making music. Her first single Getting Late gave her a huge social media popularity. She rose to fame with her 2023 single Water and got nominated and also won a Grammy award the following year

References[change | change source]

  1. Kawalik, Tracy (2023-09-20). "Tyla: 'I'm a rock-star Barbie doll'". Rolling Stone (UK). Retrieved September 25, 2023.
  2. Dunn, Frankie (3 April 2021). "Tyla is on a mission to become South Africa's biggest popstar". i-D. Vice. Retrieved 7 September 2023.
  3. Hendricks, Colin (1 April 2021). "YOU chats to singer Tyla". You. p. 70. OCLC 899366119. Retrieved 7 September 2023.
  4. "Tyla Celebrates New Single & Birthday In Hollywood". AllAccess. 31 January 2023. Retrieved 7 September 2023.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Campbell, Erica (8 March 2023). "Tyla: "I really want eyes on all African artists, because we need more attention"". NME. Retrieved 7 September 2023.
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