Mystikal (Michael Lawrence Tyler) Bio

(Rapper, Actor)

Relationship Statistics of Mystikal (Michael Lawrence Tyler)

What is Mystikal (Michael Lawrence Tyler) marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
How many children does Mystikal (Michael Lawrence Tyler) have ? (name):Two (Million, My'chelle)
Is Mystikal (Michael Lawrence Tyler) having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Mystikal (Michael Lawrence Tyler) gay ?: No

More about the relationship

Mystikal’s current relationship status is possibly single.

Previously, he was dating the American singer, Nivea. They started dating in 2000 that lasted for a year only.

In 2001, he had a romantic encounter with the author, Karrine Steffans.

He has two children that include a son, Million Tyler, and daughter, My’chelle Tyler. Till the date, the mother of the children is a mystery.

Who is Mystikal?

Mystikal is a Soul Train Award-winning American rapper and actor. Tyler is famous for the soundtrack in Kiss of the Dragon.

Last, in 2018, he appeared in the short, Blush feat. 

Mystikal- Birth, Age, Ethnicity, Parents, Siblings, Education

He was born as Michael Lawrence Tyler on the 22nd of September 1970 in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. He is of Middle-British ethnicity.

His father was a storekeeper. At the age of 7, he lost his father. Later, his mother, Marie Tyler raised him along with his elder sister, Michelle Tyler and younger brother, Maurice.

In September 1994, Michelle was murdered. In her home, she was stabbed 16 times and strangled with a radio cord. Her boyfriend was charged with her murder. However, he was never found guilty.

He graduated from Cohen High School in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Mystikal- Professional Career

– Initially, Mystikal started his career as a combat engineer for the US Army. However, he pursued music as his career when he met the hip-hop group, Run-D.M.C and the rapper, Doug E. Fresh.

– In 1994, he released his very first album with the name Mystikal under the recording label, Big Boy Record.

– One year later, he signed with the Jive Records. The same year, he re-released his debut album with the name, Mind of Mystikal. The album has additional five tracks dedicated to his sister, Michelle.

– In 1996, he signed with No Limit Records. Under the Jive and No Limit recording label, he launched his third music album, Unpredictable.

– His career took a major turn in his career when he released his fifth studio album, Let’s Get Ready. The album peaked at the 1st position in the Billboard chart.

– After that, in 2001, he launched his sixth album, Tarantula that received 3X platinum certification. Also, the album peaked at 25th in the Billboard weekly chart.

– Apart from music, he is into the movie too. Some of his movies’ along with the year and the character name are-

Year Movies Character Name 
2017Mississippi TurntupCocaine Redd
200313 Dead MenCaj
1998I Got the Hook UpMichael L. Taylor

Awards & Nomination

  • 2001- Soul Train Award for his debut album, Mystikal. 
  • 2001- Nominated for BET Award.
  • 2003- Nominated for Grammy Award.

Michael’s Net Worth, Salary

Through his music and acting career, he has made a net worth of $3 million. His earnings as a singer are in the range of $21k to $208k.

Besides that, as an actor, his salary is $19k to $207k. Also, he earns through his musical concerts too.

Mystikal’s Legal Controversies

In 2003, he got arrested in charge of sexual battery and extortion. At the time, his hairstylist accused him and his two bodyguards for performing sexual assault. Also, she added that they accused her of stealing $80k in checks. The rapper claimed that the act was consensual.

However, video evidence obtained in the matter caused him six years of the sentence for the crime. In 2010, he was released from jail.

Moving on, in 2017, the rapper was again arrested. This time, he was charged with the first-degree rape and second-degree kidnapping case. The initial investigation team recovered the DNA evidence linked with the rapper that suggested the rape.

After serving 18 months in jail, he received the bail worth $3 million.

Body Measurements- Height, Weight

Mystikal is a black-eyed with a clean shaved head. His height is 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 80 kg.

Social Media Profiles

He has over 171.5k followers on Twitter, over 1.23 million on Facebook, and over 46.8k on Instagram.

On Twitter, he is following the personalities like Chad Johnson, Terrell Owens, and Shawn Don.

He also has a YouTube channel with more than 139k subscribers.


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