Tyla Biography, Age, Songs, Education, Relationship, Net Worth

Tyla Biography — Tyla Laura Seethal known as Tyla, is a South African singer, performer and songwriter.

She was born and raised in Johannesburg. Tyla is known for her hit single “Water”, which earned her a global recognition.

This article will discuss all you need to know about Tyla biography, age, relationship, songs, net worth and family.

Tyla Profile And BioTyla Profile and Bio

Real Name:                                   Tyla Laura Seethal

Stage Name:                                   Tyla

Date of Birth:                               30 January 2002

Place of Birth:                      Johannesburg, South Africa

Age:                                                21 Years

Genre:                                            R&B, Amapiano, Pop

Nationality:                                  South African

Net Worth:                                   $5million -$10million

Tyla BiographyTyla Biography

Laura Tyla Seethal (born on 30 January 2002) popularly known as Tyla is a South African singer, entertainer, performer and songwriter.

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She was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa by her parents. Tyla is from a multiracial family  with Indian, Zulu and  Mauritian roots. Tyla is 21 years old.

Growing up, Tyla loved singing and dancing. She started by posting her original works and covers on social media. Sometimes, she sends some of her songs to producers and public figures in the South African music industry

Later , she was discovered by her first manager, Garth von Glehn, who organized her first recording sessions.


Tyla attended Edenglen High School in 2019 and was the head of culture in that year. After high school, she studied Mining Engineering before deciding to focus  on her music career.

Music Career

Tyla debut single “Getting Late” featuring production from Kooldrink, was release in 2019 after high school. Following the success of the song, the music video nominated at the South African Music Awards in 2022 for Music Video of the Year.

She released the single “Girl Next Door”, featuring Nigerian singer Ayra Starr in May 2023.

In July 2023, she released “Water” which became a global hit song. Following her viral dance challenge on TikTok, the song went viral earning her the first South African in 55 years to enter US Billboard Hot 100.

Her song “Water” is nominated for Best African Music  Performance at the 66th Annual Grammy Awards in February 2024.

On November 2023, she released Water Remix with United States rapper Travis Scott in anticipation for her debut self titled debut album “Tyla” coming out in 2024.

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Tyla Grammy And Award

South African singer Tyla is nominated for Best African Music Performance for her song “Water” at the 66th Annual Grammy Awards in February 2024.

Tyla Boyfriend/RelationshipTyla Boyfriend/ Relationship

Singer Tyla is single and does not have a boyfriend. The singer revealed her relationship status after dating rumor of her and Nigerian singer Rema went viral online.

Tyla says she is not in a relationship and does not have a boyfriend at the moment.

Tyla Social Media

You can follow singer Tyla on Instagram, Twitter and TikTok @Tyla

Tyla Songs

Below are some of Tyla’s songs over the years.

Getting Late 2019

Overdue 2021

To Last  2022

Girl Next Door Featuring Ayra Starr 2023

Been Thinking 2023

Truth or Dare   2023

Tyla Net Worth

Following the global success of the song “Water”, Tyla has gained millions of streams and is one currently said to be worth around $5million -$10 million.

Most of her Net Worth comes from streams, endorsements and shows following her big break. She is one of South African’s most global artists.

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